Africa & Indian Ocean Travel Articles

Take a Walk on the Wild Side with The Residence Zanzibar

Take a Walk on the Wild Side with The Residence Zanzibar

Those seeking a family adventure further afield this season, should look no further than The Residence Zanzibar.

The Royal Villa at The Oberoi, Marrakech Reopens its Doors to the World

The Royal Villa at The Oberoi, Marrakech Reopens its Doors to the World

Nestled in the foothills of the Atlas Mountains, The Royal Villa at The Oberoi, Marrakech, which first opened in December 2019, is the crown jewel of the Oberoi experience in Morocco.

Restful and Romantic: Mukwa River Lodge on the Zambezi River in Zambia

Restful and Romantic: Mukwa River Lodge on the Zambezi River in Zambia

On the outdoor dining deck at Mukwa River Lodge, we sit at the front table looking out over a traditional wooden mokoro - filled with indigenous flowering plants - past the jetty to the Zambezi River beyond.

Intimate and Exclusive: Victoria Falls River Lodge - Island Tree House Suites, on the Zambezi in Zimbabwe

Intimate and Exclusive: Victoria Falls River Lodge - Island Tree House Suites, on the Zambezi in Zimbabwe

After a five minute boat ride from the Zambezi National Park mainland of Zimbabwe, we approach Kandahar Private Island in the Zambezi River.

On Track to Romance and Relaxation: Rovos Rail in Africa, The world’s most luxurious train

On Track to Romance and Relaxation: Rovos Rail in Africa, The world’s most luxurious train

Epitomizing a bygone era in train travel, Rovos Rail provides a stylish experience on the 870-mile journey from Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe, to Pretoria in South Africa.

Among the Elephants: Sublime Serondella, set in Thornybush Nature Reserve, in South Africa 

Among the Elephants: Sublime Serondella, set in Thornybush Nature Reserve, in South Africa 

The breeding herd of elephants moves though the South African savannah, towards the waterhole in front of our suite at Serondella Game Lodge.

Moroccan Glamping Experience at Selina Agafay, an oasis of peace

Moroccan Glamping Experience at Selina Agafay, an oasis of peace

What is materializing 30 minutes from Marrakesh is not a mirage; it is the emergence of Selina Agafay, an oasis of peace and tranquility in the shadow of the Atlas Mountains.

ROAR AFRICA Introduces Into the Wild with David Whyte

ROAR AFRICA Introduces Into the Wild with David Whyte

Into the Wild with David Whyte, a journey of self-discovery and self-realization in Kenya designed and delivered by ROAR AFRICA, facilitates the discovery of peace and purpose while offering a deep reconnection with self.

Wilderness Safaris Vumbura Plains Opens in Botswana's Okavango Delta

Wilderness Safaris Vumbura Plains Opens in Botswana's Okavango Delta

Wilderness Safaris Vumbura Plains, set in the heart of the Okavango Delta World Heritage Site in Botswana, has reopened after an extensive refurbishment of both the camp’s exteriors and interiors.

5 Reasons to Visit Thanda Island Private Marine Reserve

5 Reasons to Visit Thanda Island Private Marine Reserve

According to Expedia, 2022 is the year of the GOAT, aka the "greatest of all trips." One of their latest surveys revealed that 65% of respondents are planning to ‘go big’ on their next trip.

Wish Upon a Shooting Star on Safari

Wish Upon a Shooting Star on Safari

Did you know the African Dung Beetle uses the stars to navigate - something which we humans have also been doing for hundreds of years?

Tunisia: Timeless and Contemporary

Tunisia: Timeless and Contemporary

Tunisia. The very name conjures up mystery, exoticism, and something quite electrifying.

Four Seasons Resorts Seychelles Launches Wellness Program Inspired by the Four Elements of Nature

Four Seasons Resorts Seychelles Launches Wellness Program Inspired by the Four Elements of Nature

With a backdrop of lush greenery, clear ocean waters and tropical landscapes, a vacation at Four Seasons Resorts Seychelles is organically connected to the nature of the islands.

Discover the Pearl Of Africa Through Its Top Attractions

Discover the Pearl Of Africa Through Its Top Attractions

Uganda, also called the Pearl of Africa, is located in the central-eastern part of the African Continent.

New Experiences at Cottar's Safaris Kenya

New Experiences at Cottar's Safaris Kenya

Cottar’s Safaris are luxurious safari properties located on the 7600 acre Olderkesi Conservancy which adjoins the Maasai Mara.