Africa & Indian Ocean Travel Articles

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.

W Sharm El Sheikh and Residences to Open in 2020

W Sharm El Sheikh and Residences to Open in 2020

Starwood Hotels & Resorts today announced that it will launch the iconic W Hotels brand in Egypt in 2020 with the opening of W Sharm El Sheikh and The Residences at W Sharm El Sheikh.

Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech Now Open

Mandarin Oriental, Marrakech Now Open

The elegant and contemporary resort is set among 20 hectares of landscaped gardens filled with the scent of 100,000 roses, with the snow-capped Atlas Mountains providing a stunning backdrop.

The Mystical Magic of Marrakech

The Mystical Magic of Marrakech

Prepare to lose yourself along with your sense of direction in Marrakech's manic maze of streets that sprawl out to form the world's largest souk, at the foothills of the majestic Atlas mountains.

Win A Luxury African Safari Worth US$10,000

Win A Luxury African Safari Worth US$10,000

Help caption this photo and you could win a luxury African Safari worth US$10,000

Christmas in Style at Vamizi Island Private Villas

Christmas in Style at Vamizi Island Private Villas

Christmas is a time for relaxing with friends and family. This year there is no better place to escape to than the sublime barefoot luxury island retreat of Vamizi Island in Mozambique.

La Conciergerie Indian Ocean Partners with myconcierge Dubai

La Conciergerie Indian Ocean Partners with myconcierge Dubai

Dubai is the hub for airline passengers flying for leisure and holidays towards Indian Ocean destinations thanks to the extensive Emirates Airline route network.