Our blog is about African travel, with a focus on Eastern and Southern Africa and the Indian Ocean Islands. You'll find tales of our adventures, travel advice and inspiration, reviews of our favourite hotels, lodges and destinations, restaurant reviews and information about our conservation and community projects, with great images and videos to boot. Pack your bags – Africa awaits!
In the words of the late, great Nelson Mandela, “It is music and dancing that makes me at peace with the world and at peace with myself.” And so, it was only right that we celebrate Madiba, the man and his life, with a day of music and dance. Along with the likes of Annie […]
Posted on December 12, 2013 by Tamlin Wightman
It’s that time of the year where top South African bloggers are recognised for their contribution online by the South African Blog Awards team. This year there are 14 categories including the category for the Best Travel Blog – which is where we come in. Each year we bring over 15,000 guests to Africa across […]
Posted on December 11, 2013 by Zimkhitha Sulelo
“The Father of the Nation” I find myself in a sidewalk coffee shop in the city, perched over the morning newspaper, like any other day. Except it’s not. “Nelson Mandela Dies At 95″, the headline reads. Everything seems somewhat quieter, slower, all of a sudden. I sip my coffee, wipe away tears, blame the pollen in […]
Posted on December 6, 2013 by Tamlin Wightman