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Unusual Holidays to Africa

Of the many places to enjoy an unusual holiday experience Africa tops the list. Whether it’s gentle exploration or climbing a mountain there’s plenty more to do aside from just a safari. Here’s a lowdown on the many exceptional holidays you can have: 1. To kick off, climb Africa’s highest mountain and the highest freestanding …

A Honeymoon to Kenya

Kenya is an ideal destination for honeymooners, with dramatic scenery creating a colourful backdrop against which romance is sure to follow. This is archetypal Africa, with sweeping savannah plains, vast herds of wildlife and incredible activities set to invigorate any honeymoon from a holiday to an experience. Get a closer look at many of Africa’s …

A Mauritius Honeymoon

A member of the exclusive Indian Ocean Islands, Mauritius is famed throughout the world as a place where the fantasy of paradise meets reality. Boasting white sandy beaches, shimmering lagoons, warm tropical waters and otherworldly luxury the island is the perfect place for a honeymoon getaway. The island’s hotels promise to spoil newlyweds with all …

African Family Holidays at a Glance

For an incredible family holiday there are hundreds of places all around the world that you could visit. However, there are very few as memorable or as exciting for the kids as the wild plains and coastlines of Africa. Disneyland doesn’t even come close. South Africa, Tanzania and Kenya are the destinations of choice for families. These …

The Rare Animal Series Part 1: The wild dog

Africa is full of incredible animal species, however, many of these are terribly endangered and may one day become nothing more than a memory, existing only in the history books. This is the first in a series of blogs taking a closer look at some of Africa’s more endangered species and presenting you with all …

10 Radical Rhino Facts

Wake up to the plight of one of earth’s most famous inhabitants and play your part in saving a species before it’s too late. In honour of World Rhino Day we have compiled our Top 10 rhino facts to get you interested, involved and, hopefully, to tell you something about rhinos you didn’t already know. …

The Grey Market – Africa for the over 60’s

If you are a tourist and you are over 60 then you are officially classed as the grey market. Interestingly it is the over 60’s that are helping the tourism industry stay afloat. The chicks have flown the nest and as a result the bank balance is healthier. For these reasons the ‘grey market’ is …

Twin Centre Honeymoons

We are constantly finding that honeymooners are asking for a honeymoon combining two or more components in it, for example, they might wish to have an action packed safari as well as a romantic tropical island beach holiday in one. These holidays, which are termed ‘Twin Centre Holidays,’ are steadily growing in popularity. This is …

The History of Safari

When many of us hear the term ‘safari’ it evokes images of a bygone era where decadence, exploration and adventure were the spirit of the day.  We think back on a time ruled by hunters, dark tales of adventure, and an undeniable mysticism.  The history of safari is fascinating but how did today’s safari as we …

An Interview with Claire from Mahlatini

Claire grew up in the Warm Heart of Africa, Malawi. A natural water baby, she moved from Malawi at 18 where many a weekend had been spent at Lake Malawi to becoming a scuba diving instructor at Aliwal Shoal along Durban’s famous coastline. After spending a few years working as an instructor in South Africa …