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General travel blog articles

Browse our general travel blog articles to gain inspirations for your next African safari vacation.

Getting back on the road: Our first post-lockdown family getaway

Getting back on the road: Our first post-lockdown family getaway

Our family loves to travel. It’s what makes us happy and it’s good for us. Our main reason for this trip was a much needed change in scenery after nearly five months locked down. We had the most uh-mazing post-lockdown family-friendly getaway to the Garden Route. Socially distant, adventurous, absolutely picturesque, filled with wildlife sightings,…

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Top 5 Kruger National Park Safaris

Top 5 Kruger National Park Safaris

Southern Africa is waving you closer to come and experience some of its top Kruger National Park Safaris. And you are spoiled for choice. Explore the heartbeat of Africa, where luxury – in the middle of the bush – meets wildlife, where you can wake up to the iconic Table Mountain in the morning and…

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COVID-19 travel update: Which African countries are open for travel

COVID-19 travel update: Which African countries are open for travel

This is a developing story. We will be updating this article regularly as borders open for international travel. Last updated on 28 August 2020.   Botswana  For now, all of Botswana’s borders remain closed, except for residents and citizens. There are currently no commercial flights into or out of Botswana.  Our top 3 Botswana lodges:…

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Start planning your first post lockdown holiday

Start planning your first post lockdown holiday

When exactly the stay-at-home orders in South Africa will end remains largely unknown but in the meantime, we can daydream and plan that post lockdown holiday. There’s nothing like having the prospect of a holiday on the horizon to get you through a rough patch. When it’s time to travel again, where will you go?…

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Hidden Gems and Top Attractions along the Garden Route

Hidden Gems and Top Attractions along the Garden Route

Natural wonders, beaches, history, adventure, food and wine are all part of the hidden gems and top attractions along the Garden Route. And this stretch of road – running parallel with the coastline, fynbos-covered mountains, numerous rivers, lakes and an indigenous forest – is best explored on a road trip. Hidden gems and top attractions…

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