Africa & Indian Ocean Travel Articles

The Lion Kings of Hemingways Ol Seki Mara, Kenya

The Lion Kings of Hemingways Ol Seki Mara, Kenya

Marking 25 years since the release of the original Lion King, the new and highly-anticipated CG-animated film of The Lion King will reach the silver screen in July 2019.

An African Riverside Retreat at Sanctuary Chobe Chilwero

An African Riverside Retreat at Sanctuary Chobe Chilwero

As I arrive at Sanctuary Chobe Chilwero Lodge - after a ten minute journey from Kasane Airport in Northern Botswana - I am met by khaki-clad staff members with an enthusiastic welcome song.

An Early Arrival for The Great Migration in Kenya

An Early Arrival for The Great Migration in Kenya

Considered one of the world’s greatest wildlife events, the annual Great Migration in Kenya is an absolute must for any travel bucket list – and this year it has made an early arrival.

Sonop Lodge To Open July 1st in the Heart of the Namib Desert

Sonop Lodge To Open July 1st in the Heart of the Namib Desert

Sonop Lodge will open July 1, 2019 at the Southern extremity of the Namib Desert, only an hour and a half flight from sister property Omaanda Lodge.

Top 5 Luxury Safari Destinations in Africa

Top 5 Luxury Safari Destinations in Africa

A safari is always a special experience, allowing you to watch wild animals in their natural habitat and feel the hum of nature.

5 Recommended Luxury Family Safari Lodges in Southern Africa

5 Recommended Luxury Family Safari Lodges in Southern Africa

A time to disconnect from the everyday hustle and bustle, a family safari promises to reconnect you with your loved ones while exploring the natural wonders of Africa.

Viking Announces New Egypt Ship and Privileged Access Experiences

Viking Announces New Egypt Ship and Privileged Access Experiences

Viking has announced an expansion of its Egypt program for the 2020 season, which will include the launch of a new ship.

The Royal Portfolio Opens The Farmstead at Royal Malewane

The Royal Portfolio Opens The Farmstead at Royal Malewane

The Royal Portfolio, the award-winning, family-owned collection of luxury hotels and resorts in South Africa, announced the official opening today of The Farmstead, an exclusive new safari lodge in Kruger National Park.

Escape to Sanctuary Olonana's New Geoffrey Kent Suite

Escape to Sanctuary Olonana's New Geoffrey Kent Suite

Sanctuary Olonana, set in lush woodland on a dramatic riverbank in the Masai Mara, Kenya, combines an impressive showcase of modern design blended with distinct African finishes.

Tanzania + Zanzibar Honeymoon: A bucket list trip for the adventurous couple

Tanzania + Zanzibar Honeymoon: A bucket list trip for the adventurous couple

Luxury adventure travel company, Ker & Downey® Africa recently introduced their 12 day Tanzania + Zanzibar Honeymoon for the upcoming wedding season.

Africa's Iconic Jack's Camp to be Rebuilt and Reopen in May 2020

Africa's Iconic Jack's Camp to be Rebuilt and Reopen in May 2020

The iconic Jack’s Camp in the Makgadikgadi, Botswana will be rebuilt and reopen with a luxurious new look in May 2020 to celebrate the camp’s 25th anniversary.

A Visit to Kilindi By Elewana, Zanzibar

A Visit to Kilindi By Elewana, Zanzibar

One of the perks of being a pop star is the freedom and money to travel the world in style, even to purchase homes in exotic locations around the world.

A Visit to Mara Bushtops, Kenya

A Visit to Mara Bushtops, Kenya

It was a clever move by Mara Bushtops to build their luxury retreat next to a salt lick. The little area of life-sustaining water and salt at the heart of the 15,000-acre Isaaten conservancy is visited during the day by giraffes, zebras, impala, kudu, warthogs and more, meaning animals are never far away during a stay.

Four Seasons Hotel Tunis Celebrates Elegance and Charm of North Africa

Four Seasons Hotel Tunis Celebrates Elegance and Charm of North Africa

Four Seasons Hotel Tunis exudes 5-star elegance, a modern Mediterranean vibe and the distinctive charm of North Africa.

A Dream Safari at Dulini River Lodge

A Dream Safari at Dulini River Lodge

Right next to the dust road, deep in the savannah of Sabi Sand Private Game Reserve, adjacent to the Kruger National Park, we stop next to a colossal bull elephant.