Best of South Africa According to Jen M. of Dallas Texas

August 30, 2016

We absolutely loved every minute and cannot wait to go back with Cailin.  So many of our jeep mates were on their 6th or 7th trip to Africa and we met a tour operator from Melbourne who was on his 60th visit.  You’ll have to give us some ideas for say 3 years from now, […]

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Experience the Chocolate Box

August 16, 2016

The warmest welcome in Gordon’s Bay… Enjoy sundowners on the Pool Deck while admiring awesome sunsets across False Bay. Our luxurious suites offer stunning sea and mountain views across False Bay to Table Mountain and Devil’s Peak. Olaf Dambrowski provokes the senses in detailed attention to hospitality. This is evident in a plunge pool surrounded […]

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Which Power Adapter Do You Choose?

August 2, 2016

So, you’ve booked your trip to Africa, now all you need to do is pack! One of the most common questions we get asked by travelers going on an African safari vacation is “what adapter do I need for Africa?” If you plan on bringing your cell phone, iPad, camera, hair dryer, or any other […]

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Tanzania Value Added Tax and Park Fees Increase

July 11, 2016
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As you are undoubtedly aware, there has been a great amount of confusion and uncertainty regarding the recent Tanzanian VAT (Value Added Tax) increases, which are applicable at 18% to tourist guiding, game driving, water safaris, animal or bird watching, park fees and ground transport services, effective 1 July 2016.  These services were previously exempt […]

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Are you ready to slow down the pace and relax?

June 21, 2016

Are you feeling rushed? Busy? Are you ready to slow down the pace and relax? This is what “slow travel” does well  – it helps us to take our generally fast-paced lives and slow them down to a relaxing, thoughtful speed. With travel, this could mean staying in one place for your entire trip, enjoying […]

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Romance in the Botswana Bush at the Lavish Mombo Camp

December 1, 2015
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Image above from Wilderness-Safaris website Mombo Camp, located in Botswana’s Moremi Game Reserve and one of our absolute favorite camps in Botswana, is comprised of nine luxurious canvas tents – all of which are raised and connected by wooden walkways that serve as a canopy for Mombo Camp’s diverse eco-system. Each private tent provides guests with […]

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The One Gift You Must Get Your Family This Year

November 26, 2015

Tired of buying the same holiday gifts every year? You know, the clothes and toys that you end up donating to Goodwill every year? Well, here’s the ultimate gift your family will never forget . . .

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Cape Town’s Hottest Restaurants This Year

November 24, 2015

To the surprise of many, Cape Town is one of the hottest foodie destinations in the world! Home to award-winning chefs and restaurants, Cape Town is a must visit for food lovers and wine connoisseurs. See below for a list of the top restaurants in Cape Town right now:  The Test Kitchen: Booked MONTHS in advance, […]

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The Elephant Camp – Victoria Falls’ Premier Camp

November 19, 2015
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Image above from the Elephant Camp website The Elephant Camp is one of Zimbabwe’s most charming properties with just 12 lavish tented rooms (24 beds in total), each overlooking the gorges that separate Zimbabwe from Zambia. One of the highlights at this luxurious all-inclusive camp, aside from the first-class service and beautiful rooms, is their elephant […]

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Best Gift Ideas for Travelers in 2016

November 17, 2015

Starting to brainstorm some ideas for gift giving this holiday season? We want to help! Which is why we’ve come up with our list of the top gift ideas for the travelers in your life. See below for our list: Toms Shoes: Comfortable, lightweight, and stylish, Toms shoes are the perfect travel shoe! Whether your […]

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