Much more than a trendy buzzword, experiential travel is about steeping yourself deeply in a country at the level of felt experience. South Africa is a captivating land, inviting deep engagement with its beautiful landscapes, its warm-hearted people and a dazzling array of sensory experience. Experiential travel is about participation, being fully immersed in conservation experiences as an active participant … Continue reading “Luxury Experiential Travel in South Africa: How To Steep Yourself Deeply in Conservation”
Addo Elephant National Park in Eastern Cape, South Africa, is a national treasure – a wilderness conservation area where elephants galore can be seen at remarkably close range. Some say that the park has the greatest profusion of elephants in all the world. Addo Elephant National Park is one of the prime attractions of the Eastern … Continue reading “Addo Elephant Park: Experience the Elephants of Addo From A Luxury Lodge”
The Isimangaliso Wetland Park in KwaZulu-Natal is one of South Africa’s greatest treasures. It’s also a global wonder and a proclaimed UNESCO World Heritage Site. Ecologically one of its kind and located well off the beaten track in Zululand, the Isimangaliso Wetland Park is a wonderworld of natural beauty and a must for anybody serious about discovering KwaZulu-Natal’s best … Continue reading “Isimangaliso Wetland Park: Luxury Lodges In and Near KwaZulu-Natal’s Wondrous Estuary Site”
South Africa is a country of extraordinary splendour, sheltering eight World Heritage Sites as determined by UNESCO. We feature five of them here, recommending luxury accommodation within the proclaimed sites or nearby.
Not only is Cape Town a city of staggering beauty, but it is also a place harbouring endless curiosities and quirks, many of them relating to its long and interesting history. We’ve picked 10 facts about Cape Town – including Table Mountain – to share with you.
South Africa is a region of dazzling splendours and a profuse array of “must-do” attractions for holiday-makers. Here are 11 bucket list exploits that have the luxury-loving traveller in mind and are not to be missed.
South Africa is a holiday destination of endless delight and enchantment. Rated highly for its extraordinary natural beauty and wildlife, its intriguing melting-pot of cultural diversities and its enviably good weather, South Africa offers a holiday extravaganza. Here we’ve lifted out just 10 things that will enchant you about South Africa – but the list could easily be without end. It’s also an incredibly … Continue reading “10 Things That Will Enchant You About South Africa”
South Africa and tourism have long been wed – and no small wonder! Once wooed by the magic of South Africa, people from around the globe proclaim it a holiday destination of rank, and frequently, a travel choice second to none. Indisputably a top favourite with the world’s wanderers, South Africa has glittering strings of “bests” to its credit. During … Continue reading “Cheers! Honouring Tourism Month in South Africa”
South Africa is a high ranker in responsible tourism and offers many superb eco destinations and sustainable tourism products. Some of these simultaneously provide oodles of luxury – every bit as splendid as their contributions to conserving our exquisitely precious tip of 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”
A hot-air balloon safari is an awe-inspiring inclusion to a South African holiday. It’s exciting and energizing, and it offers unbeatable bird’s-eye-view sightseeing. Bill Harrop’s “Original” Balloon Safaris lend new and thrilling meaning to the old adages On Cloud Nine and Every Cloud Has a Silver Lining. So why not Send up a Trial Balloon, … Continue reading “On Cloud Nine: A Hot-Air Balloon Safari in South Africa”
To celebrate the first day of Spring in South Africa, we’re sharing the pics we took on Saturday at Cape Point. After a week of wild storms and heavy rain, Capetonians were able to step out into a gorgeously clear day on Saturday, the world looking bright and beautiful again. We spent the day in … Continue reading “Cape Point in Pictures to Celebrate Spring”