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!
Between dazzling in photographs beside the likes of Elvis and Frank Sinatra, Liz McGrath, the lady affectionately known as Mrs M, was the indomitable proprietor of The Collection by Liz McGrath. Not the fictional mentor of James Bond, but not wholly unlike the elegant Judi Dench, much warmer than but equally gifted a character as Fleming’s […]
Posted on January 27, 2015 by Tamlin Wightman
What lies beyond the magazine images, beyond the airport runway and the doors of the 4X4? Our clients, Dave and Lynne Cole, had to find out. They headed out to explore South Africa, from the Klaserie Private Nature Reserve to Kapama Private Game Reserve. By foot and wheel. Through Dave’s eyes, discover what lies beyond, in that place where mankind’s […]
Posted on January 20, 2015 by Tamlin Wightman
I’m a little infatuated with lions right now. I could sit with them for hours. And by sit with them I obviously mean in a vehicle beside them. Because I’m not the bravest soul, just one wholly fascinated with these fierce creatures and at the same time terrified beyond the point of being able to keep […]
Posted on December 6, 2014 by Tamlin Wightman