Last month our travel expert Llauren de Allende spent 10 days in northern Tanzania. Read her trip highlights, lodge reviews, and find out why each of these five wonderfully unique properties should be on your safari bucket list.
South Africa’s Garden Route is packed with beaches, forested reserves, fine restaurants and fantastic activities. Having driven this coastline many times before, I share a few of my highlights and not-to-be-missed stops along the way.
Earlier this month South Africa’s Top 10 Restaurants were announced at the 2014 Eat Out Awards. Seven on this year's winners can be found on our doorstep; here’s a closer look at the Cape’s cutting edge cuisine and the surrounding regions.
What wildlife would you most like to see on an African safari? An up-close big cat sighting or the vast wildebeest herds crossing the Mara River? Let me take you through some of Africa’s top wildlife experiences with practical tips on how to cross them off your bucket list.
At Southern Africa Travel we give our clients first-hand advice, which means regularly visiting the lodges that we recommend. Here are Monique’s tips, reviews and safari highlights from her recent travels to the Sabi Sands and another Private Kruger Reserve.
There has been widespread misinformation surrounding the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Find out the facts including the latest Ebola updates, common misconceptions about this disease, and whether travelling to Africa would put you at risk.
Sighting leopards in the bush is no easy feat, as these big cats are very elusive and stealthy nocturnal hunters. But, in the heart of Sabi Sands Game Reserve lies the exclusive Londolozi Private Game Reserve, world-famous for its superlative leopard sightings.
The king of beasts, the natural range of declining lion populations is shrinking rapidly. Here are some of the best places in East and Southern Africa to see these powerful and majestic big cats that feature at the top of the African safari bucket list.
Travel expert Erika Costa recently returned from a 6-day safari in the Okavango Delta where she saw wild dogs, hyena pups, leopard, lion, elephant swimming across a river - and much, much more. Read about her incredible experiences and her reviews of the Wilderness Safaris lodges.
Why choose between superb Big Five game viewing at an elegant bush retreat and relaxing on idyllic tropical beaches with chilled cocktails? Witnessing Africa's magnificent wildlife roaming freely is a quintessential part of any authentic safari, but combining the untamed wilderness with the perfect beach getaway creates a truly sublime luxury holiday.