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The Makgadikgadi Pans

The Makgadikgadi Pans form part of what was once the bed of the ancient Lake Makgadikgadi; a humongous stretch of water that evaporated around 10,000 years ago. The Makgadikgadi Pans are found in the Kalahari region of Botswana and are comprised of several different pans. The pans are usually a salty dry clay most of …

10 reasons to visit Namibia

Known as the Land of Contrasts, Namibia is one of the Africa’s most beautiful countries. A distinct blend of desert and savannah, gaping canyons and the tumbling waters of the Kunene River. Namibia has a lot to offer so here are 10 reasons to pay a visit. 10. Climbing in Namibia There is a tremendous …

‘Pimp’ my Family Holiday

What if, say, the next time you checked your bank account a few extra zeros had been added to the lonely figure you usually find sitting there? You’d be pretty happy, right? You’re rich, you’re super rich and you can do whatever you want.  How on earth to spend it all? How would you fancy …

The Sardine Run

Isn’t it strange how one little fish can make all the difference? Well, what if there were a lot of these little fish, all together, in the same place, at the same time? Well that would make quite a difference indeed; in fact it might just cause something of a phenomenon. A phenomenon that can …

Mauritius, the family friendly holiday

Mauritius has always been popular with the honeymoon market but increasingly we are finding that bookings for families are on the increase. Why is Mauritius such a family friendly destination? Travel For Europeans travelling to Mauritius the flight is a relatively easy overnight flight with no jet lag. This will appeal to parents, particularly of …

Family Holidays in South Africa

South Africa has the key elements for a great family holiday – excellent weather, great scenery, accommodation to suit all budgets, good road infrastructure for self-drives, and superb wildlife. Packed with endless attractions and activities aimed at both adults and children, a family safari in South Africa is the ideal way to spend a family …

10 Things to Consider When Planning a Safari for your Family

What could be more exciting to a child than stroking a baby elephant, feeding giraffes or discovering a lion in the wild? A safari is a perfect holiday for the family, because not only will children will be exposed to incredible wildlife but also a vastly different culture, allowing for a fun and educational experience. …