Category: Africa

15 Things to know before you visit South Africa in 2023

Things to know before you visit South Africa in 2023 South Africa is a land of diverse cultures, stunning landscapes, and rich history - a great destination for a family-friendly holiday. However, it does have its fair share of issues too. Before embarking on your journey to this beautiful country, it's important to equip yourself […]

6 Amazing Family-Friendly Golf Adventure Tours for Your Holiday in Africa

Family-Friendly Golf Adventure Tours for Your Holiday in Africa Africa is a continent known for its diverse landscapes, rich wildlife, and vibrant cultures. Beyond its traditional safari experiences, Africa offers a unique blend of leisure and adventure for golf enthusiasts. Combining golfing with the exploration of breathtaking landscapes, these family-friendly golf adventure tours provide an […]

Bushveld Bliss: Unwinding at the Luxurious Letamo Lodge

Letamo Lodge Review Time spent in the wilderness offers a soul-stirring escape from the hustle and bustle of daily life, providing a much-needed respite that reconnects you with the natural world. As you traverse the sun-kissed savannas, you are transported into a world that throbs with life, with every sight, sound, and scent painting a […]

19 South African National Parks to explore: An overview

Exploring South African National Parks South Africa enjoys an incredibly diverse range of flora and fauna, from the arid deserts of the north to the lush forests of the south. The country's national parks are some of the best places to experience this diversity, offering visitors the chance to see everything from lions and elephants […]

Sandton Sun – The Grande Dame of Sandton

Sandton Sun Review A stay at the Sandton Sun promises an indulgent experience, starting from the moment you step into the elegant and sophisticated lobby. The welcoming staff greet you with a smile, and you're effortlessly checked in. The speedy lift whizzes you up to your suite on the 19th floor where you are instantly […]

Ludwig's Roses: A Colourful Rose Wonderland in Pretoria

Ludwig's Roses “Roses do not bloom hurriedly; for beauty, like any masterpiece, takes time to blossom.”  Matshona Dhliwayo On the outskirts of Pretoria, to the north, there is a floral wonderland called Ludwig's Roses - a flourishing rose farm that boasts the largest selection of rose varieties in the country. The family-run business was established […]

Pyramids of Giza and Pyramids of Khufu: Unveiling the Wonders of Ancient Egypt

Pyramids of Giza and Pyramids of Khufu The Pyramids of Giza and Pyramids of Khufu are some of the most iconic structures in the world, and are among the few surviving wonders of the ancient world. These architectural marvels have captivated the imagination of people around the globe for centuries, and continue to do so […]

11 Best things to do in Cairo: Egypt's Fascinating Capital

The best things to do in Cairo Cairo, Egypt's bustling capital city, is a treasure trove of history, culture, and adventure waiting to be discovered. With its ancient allure and modern charm, Cairo offers an array of unforgettable experiences that will captivate every traveller. From the iconic pyramids to the vibrant markets, this captivating city […]

13 Best Things to do in Limpopo Province in 2023

The best things to do in Limpopo province Limpopo is South Africa’s fifth-largest and northernmost province, bordering Botswana, Zimbabwe and Mozambique. A place of beautiful and contrasting landscapes, rich cultural heritage, and an abundance of wildlife, it has become a favourite destination for many leisure and adventure travellers. The province is named after the Limpopo […]

Molori Safari – An African dream

Molori Safari Review The word “molori’ means "to dream" in the seTswana language, and Molori Safari truly is a dream in the African wilderness. Situated in the malaria-free Madikwe Game Reserve, it was originally built as a private family retreat. After a complete makeover, it was opened to the public in 2007, now boasting a […]

Are There Still Sharks in Gansbaai?

Are There Still Sharks in Gansbaai? By Kiara Homan Gansbaai, once labelled the hotspot of great white shark cage diving is a huge tourist attraction. Sadly, with South Africa’s decline in this specific species, it has left many wondering if they will see sharks when diving in these waters. Just over 2 hours away from […]

50  Fascinating Facts about South Africa

Fascinating Facts about South Africa South Africa is a strong and resilient country, with a rich history and culture that inspires the world. Here are some fascinating facts about South Africa that will make you see this beautiful Rainbow Nation in a new light. General South Africa is the 25th largest country in the world […]

10 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in South Africa

The 10 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in South Africa Can you name all the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in South Africa without using Google or ChatGPT? Most South Africans probably can't. Until recently, I couldn’t either. A UNESCO World Heritage Site is a place that has been recognized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and […]

Why you should choose a safari vacation

Why you should choose a safari vacation Going on vacation is a very exciting time for most people, and it is something that many of us look forward to over the course of the year. When you are taking time out for a vacation, you should always try to do is to make it special […]

Tsavo's Massive Male Lions Might've Lost Their Manes to Hunt

Tsavo's Massive Male Lions If I were to hazard a guess as to one of your worst nightmares, it would be being eaten alive by a wild animal. I won't blame you if it is. For some construction workers building the Kenya-Uganda Railway in Tsavo in 1898, it was a reality.  For nine months, their […]

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