Africa & Indian Ocean Travel Articles

4th Night Free in the Serengeti with Four Seasons Lodge

4th Night Free in the Serengeti with Four Seasons Lodge

As the Great Migration travels northwards through the Serengeti National Park, Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti prepares to welcome back more than a million wildebeest and hundreds of thousands of zebras to the savannahs around the property.

Royal African Safari Announces Very Special Safari Guests in Zambia

Royal African Safari Announces Very Special Safari Guests in Zambia

Royal African Safaris announces a very special safari in Zambia’s renowned South Luangwa National Park hosted by a team of some of Africa’s most renowned guides, naturalists and photographers.

Thanda Island is Named in Conde Nast Traveler Hot List 2017

Thanda Island is Named in Conde Nast Traveler Hot List 2017

Just how hot is Thanda Island these days? Very – and we’re not talking about temperature.

Leeu Estates is only South African property on Condé Nast Traveler’s HOT LIST 2017

Leeu Estates is only South African property on Condé Nast Traveler’s HOT LIST 2017

Leeu Estates, the Leeu Collection flagship property, is the only South African hotel to appear on Condé Nast Traveler's HOT LIST 2017.

Glamping at its Best with andBeyond's Tented Camps

Glamping at its Best with andBeyond's Tented Camps

Abandon thoughts of damp canvas, cold nights and cramped spaces. andBeyond, the luxury experiential travel company has selected a hot list of its African tented camps, perfect for those looking for glamping at its best – where guests can fall asleep in comfort; close to the stars and a footstep from nature.

Rare Opportunity to Witness The Kuomboka Festival, Zambia

Rare Opportunity to Witness The Kuomboka Festival, Zambia

The spectacular Kuomboka Festival occurs on Zambia’s Liuwa Plains when the Lozi people escape rising floodwaters in a colorful ceremonial procession.

Get A Taste of Moroccan History at Es Saadi Marrakech Resort

Get A Taste of Moroccan History at Es Saadi Marrakech Resort

One of the great cuisines of the world, Morocco’s delectable culinary offering is a phenomenon known far and wide.

Elevate Destinations Launches Elevate Safaris

Elevate Destinations Launches Elevate Safaris

Award-winning philanthropic travel company Elevate Destinations is expending its sustainable offerings in Africa with the launch of Elevate Safaris.

Kwandwe Introduces Exclusive Safari Villa

Kwandwe Introduces Exclusive Safari Villa

South Africa's award winning Big Five private game reserve, Kwandwe, has announced the addition of a private safari villa to its accommodation offering.

Ellerman House & Segera Retreat Celebrate the Opening of Zeitz Museum

Ellerman House & Segera Retreat Celebrate the Opening of Zeitz Museum

Ellerman House & Segera Retreat are celebrating the opening of the Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa in 2017 with an unforgettable promotion of Art in Africa.

The Belmond Mount Nelson Reveals Guestroom Redesign

The Belmond Mount Nelson Reveals Guestroom Redesign

Inge Moore and her London-based design team have completed the refurbishment of 48 guestrooms and suites in one of the world's most iconic hotels – Cape Town's Belmond Mount Nelson.

Gorilla Trekking: Seven Tips for the Trip of a Lifetime

Gorilla Trekking: Seven Tips for the Trip of a Lifetime

They make their homes in the heart of Uganda's Bwindi Forest National Park. You'll also find them in the mountains of Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda.

King Lewanika Lodge, Zambia Opening April 2017

King Lewanika Lodge, Zambia Opening April 2017

Opening April 2017, King Lewanika Lodge is a brand new luxury lodge in Zambia's remote Liuwa Plain National Park.

From Elephants to Gorillas with Four Seasons Serengeti

From Elephants to Gorillas with Four Seasons Serengeti

The new year begins with a fairly dry feel to the Serengeti as they await the rainy season in the weeks to come. As the search for water becomes harder for the animals, the Lodge's watering hole is an increasingly popular attraction, with over 50 elephants recently quenching their thirst there at the same time!

The Silo Hotel, Cape Town to Open in March 2017

The Silo Hotel, Cape Town to Open in March 2017

Towering above the imposing V&A Waterfront, The Silo is set to become one of Cape Town's most iconic hotels. Just 28 individually designed and decorated rooms, including a spectacular penthouse, are being built in the grain elevator portion of this historic grain silo.