Africa travel tips and expert holiday Africa travel guide on African destinations including highlights, wildlife, safaris and hotels. Our favourite destinations are Kenya and South Africa.


Kenya safari – Journey to Mount Kenya Safari Club

Mention the word "safari" when visiting Kenya and most people think of driving around the Maasai Mara with telephoto lenses in search of lions,...
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Soweto South Africa

A tour of Soweto South Africa reveals the heart and soul of Johannesburg.The images of burning cars and riots of the 1980s are long...
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Hiking Kilimanjaro | What A Woman Needs To Know

Is climbing Mount Kilimanjaro on your bucket list? At 5895m (19,341feet) Mount Kilimanjaro is the highest freestanding mountain in the world. 20,000 climbers attempt...
Glamping in Kenya - Olonana, Masai Mara

Glamping in Kenya – Olonana, Masai Mara

It’s 5.30am and the cheery morning greeting of my Maasai butler Lawrence rouses me from a deep sleep. Outside my tent, Lawrence is balancing...
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South Luangwa Walking Safari An Amazing Wildlife Adventure

A safari in Zambia's South Luangwa National park will have your heart thumping wildly. That's because you're likely to be on foot, with not...
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Where the Wild Things Are | Governor’s Camp

A cacophonous chorus of groans and grunts keeps me wide awake on my first night in Kenya's Masai Mara. It's not my first time...


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Things to do in Mombasa

Kenya’s largest coastal city is shrouded in history and mystique. This coastal city has a rich history and an atmospheric Old Town with plenty...