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Luxury Mauritius Golf and Spa well-being escape

If you’re seeking a truly luxurious, relaxing and authentic golf and wellness experience to help unwind from the stresses of your busy everyday schedule, look no further than the award-winning Maradiva Villas Resort & Spa on the spectacular west coast of Mauritius at Wolmar. A true Mahlatini favorite for a luxury Mauritius destination. The resort …

Mahlatini’s Hospitality Heroes #1

Mahlatini has built trusted relationships with the very best in the business, meaning our clients get the VIP treatment as standard. In celebration of Mahlatini’s hospitality heroes, we’re running a series of up close and personal interviews with some of the most respected figures in African tourism. First up, we chatted with Wayne Coetzer, General …

Honeymoons for Active Couples: Botswana

Botswana offers the most authentic and absolute best of Africa without the hordes of tourists. It offers a truly breath-taking and unforgettable experience of Africa that you’ll remember for the rest of your life. When most people think about holidaying in Africa, they instantly think safaris, and while yes, a Big Game safari in Africa …

A Day in the Life of a Honeymooner at 5 Star Maradiva in Mauritius

A day at Maradiva Villas Resort is a rare privilege and one I was lucky enough to experience last year while on honeymoon in Mauritius. A 5* all villa resort on the island and member of the Leading Hotels of the World, this stunning resort is unique in its class and has all the hallmarks …

Our Guide to Island hopping (Seychelles-Maldives) Ithaa Undersea Restaurant + More

Island-hopping is by far the best way to see the often overlooked diversity of the Seychelles islands – its idyllic beaches, marine parks and national parks, as well as the varied and unique nature, including many endemic species. Scattered in the Indian Ocean just south of the equator, over 115 islands form the Seychelles archipelago, …

Greg’s luxury stay at Mateya Safari Lodge

The luxury of a stay at the Madikwe Game Reserve in South Africa, begins with an intimate 1 hour flight into the reserve from Johannesburg. I was to be staying at Mateya Safari Lodge and was met with a warm welcome upon my arrival by Philip, the lodge manger. He has been part of the Mateya family …

Victoria Falls Top 10 Fun Facts

Continuing our celebrations regarding David Livingstone’s bicentenary we thought it apt to write about possibly his greatest and certainly most famous discovery. Read on to uncover 10 things you didn’t know about Victoria Falls. 1. First discovered by European eyes in 1855 The Falls were first seen by European eyes when David Livingstone discovered them …

A Honeymoon to Malawi

Malawi is one of Africa’s most beautiful countries, a stunning mix of scenery, wildlife, fabulous accommodation and the ideal destination for your honeymoon. Dominated by Lake Malawi, couples can enjoy action packed adventure as well as relaxation on glorious white beaches. Yet in spite of possessing some of the world’s most romantic locations, Malawi is …

The Gorongosa Story

Once considered one of the greatest wildlife areas in Africa, The Gorongosa National Park in Mozambique, is finally making a comeback after 15 long years of war. During the 1960’s and 70’s the park was a wildlife oasis and drew huge crowds of tourists and even some major celebrities of the day, including John Wayne …

Honeymoons to Uganda

It might not be the first place you’d think of as a destination for the most romantic holiday of your life but lush and green Uganda is not to be underrated as a spot for honeymoon happiness. For those seeking a slightly more adventurous experience to share together the country delivers more than most, providing …