Africa & Indian Ocean Travel Articles

Far-Flung Destinations to Add to Your Bucket List

Far-Flung Destinations to Add to Your Bucket List

With 2016 well underway, now is the time for travelers to dust off their passports and begin planning the year's getaways. For an experience unattainable elsewhere, visit these off the beaten path destinations, that help guests discover new parts of the world, and maybe themselves.

Celebrate 30 Years of Out of Africa With Angama Mara and Segera Retreat

Celebrate 30 Years of Out of Africa With Angama Mara and Segera Retreat

In the spirit of the 1986 Academy Award-winning film Out of Africa, travelers can now explore the iconic Great Rift Valley, Mount Kenya and famed Maasai Mara with a seven-day high-end safari experience at Angama Mara and Segera Retreat.

A Cape Town Haven for Whisky Lovers

A Cape Town Haven for Whisky Lovers

In a country known for its wine, whisky appreciation and tastings are all the rage at the moment and visitors looking for a unique experience can attend in-depth tutored whisky tastings at Bascule Bar at the Cape Grace Hotel.

Leeu Estates to Open in South Africa's Winelands this June

Leeu Estates to Open in South Africa's Winelands this June

Reservations for Leeu Collection's luxurious Leeu Estates in Franschhoek are open. The flagship property will on 15 June 2016, offering the ultimate luxury wineland experience.

Abercrombie & Kent Launches the Ultimate African Safari by Private Jet in 2017

Abercrombie & Kent Launches the Ultimate African Safari by Private Jet in 2017

Africa encompasses a great many wonders, both natural and manmade, from the rock-carved churches of Lalibela and the wildlife-rich plains of the Serengeti, to awe-inspiring Victoria Falls and the endangered mountain gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable Forest.

Thanda Island to Open April 2016 Off Mainland Tanzania

Thanda Island to Open April 2016 Off Mainland Tanzania

A dream destination for private island vacations welcomes with five-bedroom villa, glass-rim flow swimming pool, pristine white sand beach, and absolute exclusivity.

ORYX Offers Women-only Photo Safari

ORYX Offers Women-only Photo Safari

Wildlife photography is a photographic genre that has predominantly been influenced by men.

Crafting the Magic of the Okavango Delta

Crafting the Magic of the Okavango Delta

The Gallery HBA has redesigned Belmond Eagle Island Lodge in Botswana, re-affirming its reputation as one of the country's leading luxury safari lodges and the ultimate Okavango Delta water-based safari.

Namibia - A Destination of Contrasting Beauty

Namibia - A Destination of Contrasting Beauty

There are a few true wilderness destinations left on Earth where you can truly immerse yourself in the utter beauty of the area, offering you a complete physical and holistic journey.

Fall in Love with African Travel's Romantic Safaris

Fall in Love with African Travel's Romantic Safaris

African Travel, Inc. is offering two spectacular South Africa journeys perfect for Valentine's Day, honeymoons and anniversaries.

Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech Offers Fantastic Golf Journey Package

Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech Offers Fantastic Golf Journey Package

The recently opened Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech is launching a fantastic Golf Journey package offering guests the opportunity to enjoy world class golf with the stunning snow-capped Atlas Mountains as a backdrop.

The Oberoi Philae Offers Unparalleled Luxury on the Nile

The Oberoi Philae Offers Unparalleled Luxury on the Nile

The Oberoi Group announced that The Oberoi Philae, Luxury Nile Cruiser, Egypt will sail between Aswan and Luxor, offering a four and six night itinerary.

Safari Special Offer: Royal Botswana with Victoria Falls

Safari Special Offer: Royal Botswana with Victoria Falls

Award-winning luxury safari outfitter Great Safaris has announced today that their best-selling Royal Botswana Safari including a visit to Victoria Falls is offered at a 35 percent discount.

Well…and Beyond in Namibia

Well…and Beyond in Namibia

Since ancient Cypriots purportedly ministered to ailing pilgrims at the temple of Asclepius, health tourism has grown to an estimated 11 million cross-border travelers each year.

Prince Harry Joins Forces with Wilderness Safaris on Botswana Rhino Project

Prince Harry Joins Forces with Wilderness Safaris on Botswana Rhino Project

The Wilderness Safaris conservation team was honored to host Prince Harry in Botswana recently as part of a three-month trip to southern Africa to take part in various frontline conservation activities, including the company's pioneering Botswana Rhino Project.