Africa & Indian Ocean Travel Articles

Azamara Returns to South Africa and South America

Azamara Returns to South Africa and South America

Azamara – the upmarket cruise line and leader in Destination Immersion® experiences – is marking its return to South Africa and South America this fall, for the first time since early 2020.

ROAR AFRICA Debuts the Sea, Sand, City & Safari with Emirates Private Jet  ($165,300 pp)

ROAR AFRICA Debuts the Sea, Sand, City & Safari with Emirates Private Jet ($165,300 pp)

This epic safari experience will take guests beyond their greatest expectations on a transformational African journey of contrasts and conservation, from the sand to the sea.

Enveloped by Pristine Nature, Ensconced in Understated Luxury: Grootbos Private Nature Reserve in South Africa

Enveloped by Pristine Nature, Ensconced in Understated Luxury: Grootbos Private Nature Reserve in South Africa

Condé Nast Traveller The Gold List 2022 names Grootbos The Best Hotel in South Africa

Nature's Grandeur, Hospitality Par Excellence and Décor Divine at Birkenhead House in South Africa’s Cape

Nature's Grandeur, Hospitality Par Excellence and Décor Divine at Birkenhead House in South Africa’s Cape

Birkenhead House in Hermanus is positioned on the top of a cliff. The neat building, with primrose-yellow walls and white wooden trim, is constructed on a slope from road level down to the cliff edge.

9 Reasons to Visit The Social House Nairobi

9 Reasons to Visit The Social House Nairobi

Created by female Kenyan entrepreneur Juliet Njogu in 2020, The Social House Nairobi is a space for entrepreneurs, creatives and artists to come together in the city.

Six Senses Victoria Falls to Offer Wildlife Lovers Stilted Eco-Lodges on the Zambezi

Six Senses Victoria Falls to Offer Wildlife Lovers Stilted Eco-Lodges on the Zambezi

Six Senses enters into its first sub-Saharan African project, which will front Princess Elizabeth Island on the approach to the largest waterfall in the world.

Tropical Festive Experiences Unveiled by Marriott in Mauritius

Tropical Festive Experiences Unveiled by Marriott in Mauritius

This festive season, Marriott in Mauritius invites travelers looking for a slice of island paradise to celebrate Christmas and New Year with a tropical twist at each of its three unique and luxury resorts.

Fairmont Tazi Palace Tangier Opens in the heart of Tangier, Morocco November 1

Fairmont Tazi Palace Tangier Opens in the heart of Tangier, Morocco November 1

Originally built in the 1920s as a residence for the King’s advisor, the palace has been restored and expanded upon, standing high on the hills of the city.

Why Namibia Should Be On Your Bucket List

Why Namibia Should Be On Your Bucket List

Located on the south-west coast of Africa, Namibia is much more than the sun-baked Namib desert it's famous for.

Angama Amboseli to Open in November 2023

Angama Amboseli to Open in November 2023

Angama has announced the November 2023 opening of Angama Amboseli, an intimate 10-suite lodge set in Kenya’s private 5,700-acre Kimana Sanctuary, against the iconic backdrop of Mount Kilimanjaro.

Red Savannah Launches Over-the-Top Kenyan Heli-Safari

Red Savannah Launches Over-the-Top Kenyan Heli-Safari

Red Savannah, a luxury travel company specializing in tailor-made trips around the world, just launched an incredible reimagined safari experience in Kenya.

Le Riad Hotel de Charme: A Luxury Boutique Hotel in Cairo, Egypt

Le Riad Hotel de Charme: A Luxury Boutique Hotel in Cairo, Egypt

The atmosphere and architecture of old Cairo, with its remarkable Ottoman buildings, served as inspiration for the design of the premium boutique hotel in Cairo “Le Riad Hotel de Charme."

Why Seychelles is taking over the Maldives as 2023’s top Honeymoon Destination

Why Seychelles is taking over the Maldives as 2023’s top Honeymoon Destination

Made up of 115 islands scattered across the Indian Ocean and 900 miles off the East African coast, the Seychelles is a virtually untouched archipelago that boasts perfect white-sand beaches, turquoise seas and lush forests.

East African Eden: A Safari at Lolkisale Camp, in Tarangire National Park, Tanzania

East African Eden: A Safari at Lolkisale Camp, in Tarangire National Park, Tanzania

Beneath towering baobabs, on iron-oxide laden sand and a grassy plain, lies Lolkisale Camp.

Sensational Serengeti: Great Migration Adventure in Tanzania 

Sensational Serengeti: Great Migration Adventure in Tanzania 

Sensational Serengeti: Great Migration adventure at Osero Exclusive-Use Mobile Camp, TopGuides Bush Camps in Tanzania