Africa & Indian Ocean Travel Articles

Explore Botswana Alongside Abercrombie & Kent President on an Exclusive Journey

Explore Botswana Alongside Abercrombie & Kent President on an Exclusive Journey

Experience a special, one-time-offering of Abercrombie & Kent's flagship Botswana Safari in Style hosted by A&K USA President Phil Otterson and Paul Bauer, Managing Director of A&K Southern Africa, in July 2016 to celebrate the reopening of Sanctuary Chief's Camp in the Okavango Delta.

Stellenbosch, South Africa: A Top Wedding and Honeymoon Destination

Stellenbosch, South Africa: A Top Wedding and Honeymoon Destination

With destination weddings all the rage now, Stellenbosch, South Africa's leading wine region just 40 minutes from Cape Town, is the ideal spot to wrap up celebrations and honeymoon in one fabulous break.

Cousine Island Seychelles to Reopen in April 2016

Cousine Island Seychelles to Reopen in April 2016

Cousine Island will reopen in April 2016 and introduce a new Presidential Villa as well as a tailored Guest Ambassador program to support the island's ecosystem platform.

Shangri-La's Le Touessrok Resort & Spa, Mauritius Celebrates its Grand Opening

Shangri-La's Le Touessrok Resort & Spa, Mauritius Celebrates its Grand Opening

Shangri-La's Le Touessrok Resort & Spa, Mauritius, the legendary 34-acre waterfront Mauritian hideaway, is celebrating its grand opening tomorrow on December 11 with over 200 guests and dignitaries.

The Oberoi Group to Open 3 New Luxury Hotels in 2016

The Oberoi Group to Open 3 New Luxury Hotels in 2016

The Oberoi Group announced the opening of three luxury hotels for the year 2016 with The Oberoi Marrakech, Morocco; The Oberoi Sukhvilas, Chandigarh and The Oberoi, Al Zorah.

Sanctuary Retreats: Location, Location, Location

Sanctuary Retreats: Location, Location, Location

Three short words distinguish Africa's award-winning safari camps and lodges Sanctuary Retreats: location, location, location.

Fairmont Expands into North Africa with Luxury Hotel Development in La Marina Morocco

Fairmont Expands into North Africa with Luxury Hotel Development in La Marina Morocco

Luxury hotel brand Fairmont Hotels & Resorts and Abu Dhabi-based private real estate investment company Eagle Hills, today announced the development of a new luxury hotel in Morocco, Fairmont La Marina Rabat-Salé.

5 Reasons to Spend Christmas with Sanctuary Retreats

5 Reasons to Spend Christmas with Sanctuary Retreats

Christmas evokes visions of home comforts, bubbly beverages and pine needles covering the living room floor. For others, Christmas is a time to travel and unwind. Whether that means traveling to warmer or colder climes, Christmas is the perfect opportunity to take a much needed vacation.

The Masai Mara National Park and its Amazing Photographic Opportunities

The Masai Mara National Park and its Amazing Photographic Opportunities

Masai Mara National Park -- It is a destination that has been written about, filmed, dreamed about, and traveled to by visitors from across the planet.

A Visit to Es Saadi Palace in Marrakech

A Visit to Es Saadi Palace in Marrakech

Mark Nicholls visits the five-star Es Saadi Palace in Marrakech and absorbs the sounds, scents and sentiment of a wonderful city and resort.

Christmas Shopping in Marrakech with Dar Darma

Christmas Shopping in Marrakech with Dar Darma

Wander among the boutiques in Marrakech with the personal shopper of the riad Dar Darma looking for the perfect souvenir.

Extraordinary Journeys' Romantic South Africa Safari Ideal for Valentine's Day Getaway

Extraordinary Journeys' Romantic South Africa Safari Ideal for Valentine's Day Getaway

It's never too early to begin planning a Valentine's Day treat worthy of a loved one, and for those seeking an out of the ordinary experience.

The Nile Ritz-Carlton, Cairo Opens in Egypt

The Nile Ritz-Carlton, Cairo Opens in Egypt

The Nile Ritz-Carlton, Cairo, the iconic luxury hotel on the shores of the Nile, opened its doors to a new wave of global travelers to the historic city today.

Blue Views: Cape Town's Hottest New Romantic Hideaway

Blue Views: Cape Town's Hottest New Romantic Hideaway

Cape Town, South Africa: With its iconic Table Mountain, glittering oceans and dramatic mountain ranges Cape Town's setting is about as romantic as you can ask for, making it an increasingly popular destination with newlyweds or couples renewing their vows seeking a South African honeymoon.

Wilderness Touring Introduces ELITE Touring Offering

Wilderness Touring Introduces ELITE Touring Offering

Wilderness Touring has introduced its new ELITE Touring offering in Cape Town. With the acquisition of two new Land Rover Discovery 4s, the ELITE Touring option affords guests the opportunity to tour the Western Cape in extraordinary luxury.