South Africa stands tall and distinguished as a provider of top-luxury wildlife safaris – experiences that are remarkable and not to be forgotten. Visitors to South Africa can enjoy many natural, rugged wilderness areas teeming with the wildlife that has made the South African safari experience one of the top holiday picks in the world. Here we bring you … Continue reading “Some Best Addresses in the Bush: Ultra-Luxurious Safari Lodges in South Africa”
The prestigious Sabi Sabi Lodges in Mpumalanga rank among South Africa’s top safari destinations, offering supreme wildlife safaris and opulent safari accommodation in one of South Africa’s most visited game reserves – the Sabi Sand, where wildlife is profuse. All the lodges stamped with the Sabi Sabi seal are excellent choices for a South African safari holiday. Each has … Continue reading “The Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow of Luxury Safaris in South Africa: Pick One or All at Sabi Sabi”
Deliciously sumptuous for luxury-bracket safari clients to “move in” on holiday at Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve in Mpumalanga, are the Bush Lodge Luxury Villas. In addition to the top-class Sabi Sabi wildlife experience (but in this case with your own private game vehicle, ranger and tracker), guests can look forward to opulent and expansive accommodation … Continue reading “Safari Bliss: Sabi Sabi Unveils the Gorgeous New Bush Lodge Luxury Villas”
If you book the Savanna Suite in the Savanna Private Game Reserve, you’ve secured your own family pad as a luxurious safari base in the heart of one of South Africa’s most rewarding wildlife reserves, the Sabi Sand. Here, you and your brood will kick back under thatch to the innumerable delights of a family … Continue reading “The Wilderness is a Wonderland for Young and Old: A Family Safari at Savanna Private Game Reserve”
It’s that time of year when the idea of a weekend getaway calls forth images of blazing firesides, cosy chatter with a glass of deep red in hand, lazily lavish breakfast feasts, brisk scarf-and-jacket stepouts in the countryside, and perhaps a couple of his-and-her spa spoils. Makes you think, doesn’t it …
‘An authentic bush experience since 1964’, is what the fabulous Notten’s Bush Camp is all about. Notten’s holds rank as one of South Africa’s very frist private game lodges, rubbing shoulders with the great pioneers of private safaris in South Africa. It has pride of place in the Sabi Sand Reserve, a region well endowed … Continue reading “Never Mind the Hairdryer: the Delights of the No-Electricity Safari at Notten’s Bush Camp”
When it comes to top honeymoon destinations, South Africa is a land of plenty. If you live abroad and Africa beckons to you, an exclusive safari may be your first choice for a honeymoon. South Africa has an impressive selection of safari honeymoon options, so why not combine a big five safari with stunning wilderness accommodation … Continue reading “Five Superfine South African Safari Destinations for a Honeymoon”
From the opulently sublime to the comfy and ridiculously good-value safari, and all sorts of variations in between, South Africa offers so many different kinds of safari experiences. In a country that has a wide range of landscapes, diverse wildlife and an imaginative array of twists to the good old safari, there really is something … Continue reading “Safaris in South Africa: From the Sublime to the Ridiculously Good-Value Safari”
Setting off on safari to the central Sabi Sand entails a sturdy stretch of driving, with at least 440 km of distance to cover, and perhaps more, depending on which lodge you’re travelling to. If you’re looking for some great stopover suggestions en-route, which also make for wonderful safari preludes, think Hazyview or White River.
Fancy a spell in the bush with a topnotch birder, binocs in one hand and camera in the other? What better place to go on a specialist birding safari than Cheetah Plains, a pristine piece of wilderness in the Sabi Sand which can rightfully brag about its more than 400 bird species.
Fresh and chipper, the restyled Cheetah Plains sports a lively touch of class, and continues to offer one of those reassuringly traditional safaris where it’s all about the bush and it’s magic. Well, almost all about the bush …
South Africa is wide and vast, and abundantly gifted with gorgeous landscapes and fascinating wildlife. From safari hideouts deep in the wilderness to trendy urban playgrounds, from secret mountain getaways to vine-combed valleys and pearl-white beaches, the holiday options in South Africa are almost endless.