Africa

The destination of choice for the traveler seeking a wilder experience, Africa’s 54 countries has something to offer everyone. Whether it’s safaris in Kenya or beach parties in Cape Town, windsurfing in Zanzibar or trekking through the Sahara, Africa is a continent of dreams and desires. Revel in the natural landscapes. Get lost in cities of stone and dust, built with bricks more ancient than Rome itself. With helpful tips and traveller stories, you can get a sense of this magic on our Africa destination page. Take a look!

Over the years, South Africa has garnered somewhat of a reputation as a hotbed of violence, disease and death. While some of the superstitions are partly based on facts, separating the real from the overexaggerated is no easy feat, prompting...
South Africa is not your average holiday destination - sunkissed savannahs and forests with lush vegetation, wild animals roaming freely, and the sounds of powerful waterfalls thundering through the wet air. Indeed, traveling to this exotic land is a...
Now and then, we have some fantastic experiences on our travels, the kind that sticks to memory forever. When planning a holiday, Africa destinations tend to pop up often, and with good reason. Many times, however, we are not...
In a little shop down Regent Road, a couple of blocks away from the famous Sea Point Promenade, you’ll find one of Cape Town’s newest and sweetest – literally – boutique eateries. My Sugar is a chocolatier, confectionary and...
Every year, at the height of summer, a great migration takes place in South Africa. It has nothing to do with wild animals or beautiful birds. Rather with an entire horde of northerners packing their cars, fastening their seat...
Few places in the world deserve a name as exotic as Zanzibar. I couldn’t wait to get my toes in the white sand on this picture-perfect Indian Ocean island, but Zanzibar isn’t only about stunning beaches. This East-African archipelago...