Africa & Indian Ocean Travel Articles

Ellerman House Introduces First-of-its-Kind Diamond Safari

Ellerman House Introduces First-of-its-Kind Diamond Safari

Ellerman House, in partnership with Benguela Diamonds, is offering its guests an exclusive opportunity to embark on a ‘diamond safari' to the mineral-rich west coast of South Africa – a unique place of origin for diamonds worthy of the most exquisite jewelry settings.

Experience Egypt, From the Pyramids to the Nile

Experience Egypt, From the Pyramids to the Nile

To see the treasures of Egypt without crowds is an experience not to be missed. Abercrombie & Kent has designed a new itinerary that showcases the highlights of Egypt for just $2,495.

Extraordinary Journeys Offers Unforgettable Chance to Experience Zimbabwe's Mahenye Festival

Extraordinary Journeys Offers Unforgettable Chance to Experience Zimbabwe's Mahenye Festival

Extraordinary Journeys is offering a trip to experience Zimbabwe's annual Mahenye Festival with the Shangaan (Machangana) people.

A New Dining Experience at Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech

A New Dining Experience at Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech

Mandarin Oriental has announced a partnership with Hakkasan Group to open a new dining concept, Ling Ling, at Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech on 22nd of August 2016.

Singita Introduces New Lebombo Lodge

Singita Introduces New Lebombo Lodge

After a significant renovation, Singita Lebombo now offers the most forward-thinking, contemporary safari experience in Africa. Originally opened in 2001, Singita Lebombo was always ahead of its time.

A Delightful Summer Getaway with Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech

A Delightful Summer Getaway with Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech

Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech has launched a special accommodation offer to guests who want to experience magical Marrakech this summer.

Cape Grace Rolls Out Red Carpet for VIKs (Very Important Kids)

Cape Grace Rolls Out Red Carpet for VIKs (Very Important Kids)

Cape Town, together with its surrounding area, makes an ideal destination for family holidays, offering good value, great weather, superb beaches and friendly people.

Two Yves Saint Laurent Museums to Open in Paris and Marrakech in 2017

Two Yves Saint Laurent Museums to Open in Paris and Marrakech in 2017

Two museums entirely dedicated to French designer Yves Saint Laurent's work and life to open in Paris and Marrakech in autumn 2017.

INCA Announces New & Exclusive Serengeti Journey

INCA Announces New & Exclusive Serengeti Journey

For travelers, there are few experiences more exhilarating – and often life-changing – than walking in the African bush and getting very close to elephants, lions and wildebeest.

Leeu Estates Opens in the Breathtaking Franschhoek Valley

Leeu Estates Opens in the Breathtaking Franschhoek Valley

Leeu Estates, the exclusive five-star boutique property with 17 luxuriously appointed rooms and suites, has now opened its doors and is ready to welcome guests.

Elewana Collection Launches New Loisaba Tented Camp in Kenya

Elewana Collection Launches New Loisaba Tented Camp in Kenya

Luxury safari camp and lodge operator Elewana has opened a new luxury tented camp on the site of the former Loisaba Lodge.

Off-the-grid Family Getaways from Audley Travel

Off-the-grid Family Getaways from Audley Travel

With the end of the school year approaching, many parents are looking into summer travel options. The team at Audley Travel specializes in crafting bespoke itineraries that are anything but cookie-cutter, including many options that are perfect for parents seeking an adventurous and educational travel experience for the whole family.

Cox & Kings Takes Families Off the Beaten Path

Cox & Kings Takes Families Off the Beaten Path

What better way to answer that perennial, back-to-school question, “what did you do on your summer vacation,” than with a Cox & Kings journey.

The Studio Opens at Ellerman House

The Studio Opens at Ellerman House

As a private & exclusive luxury hotel in Bantry Bay, Ellerman House is one of Cape Town's finest accommodations for the discerning traveler.

Sanctuary Chief's Camp Opens in Botswana

Sanctuary Chief's Camp Opens in Botswana

Sanctuary Retreats announces the opening of the new Sanctuary Chief's Camp in Botswana on 1 June 2016.