Africa & Indian Ocean Travel Articles

Singita Launches Singita Private: Six unique villas under one umbrella

Singita Launches Singita Private: Six unique villas under one umbrella

Singita has launched Singita Private with the introduction of two new exclusive experiences in Southern and East Africa. Singita Private is a collection of six exclusive-use African properties under one umbrella.

Anantara Announces New Zanzibar Resort

Anantara Announces New Zanzibar Resort

Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas has announced the development of Anantara Zanzibar Resort, expected to open in 2020 as part of the Zanzibar Amber Resort mixed-use lifestyle community.

Move Over Big Five! Discover 'The Romantic Seven' at Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti

Move Over Big Five! Discover 'The Romantic Seven' at Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti

For those looking to feel the spirit of romance this Valentine's Day, Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti is offering guests the opportunity to seek out not only the most well known faces of the "Big Five," but also some of the more affectionate souls of the region's lesser known animal species, with a tribute to "The Romantic Seven."

Top 3 Exotic Christmas Experiences in Africa

Top 3 Exotic Christmas Experiences in Africa

December 25th in the Northern Hemisphere isn't Christmas without hoping for snow, layering up in coats and scarves, sitting around the fireplace sipping Glühwein and, of course, the winter solstice.

Réunion: An exotic island that you didn't know existed

Réunion: An exotic island that you didn't know existed

Imagine an exotic holiday destination where dense jungles hide icy waterfalls, where mountains climb into the sky, where villages are inaccessible by road, and all enclosed by palm-fringed beaches. It exists.

Seven Days in the Serengeti with Four Seasons Safari Lodge

Seven Days in the Serengeti with Four Seasons Safari Lodge

Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti has launched a new week-long itinerary for guests to explore all that the world-famous wildlife region has to offer, while also allowing an optimum amount of time to relax at the Lodge for the perfect balance to the adrenaline of adventure.

The Silo Hotel Cape Town, Newest Addition to The Royal Portfolio

The Silo Hotel Cape Town, Newest Addition to The Royal Portfolio

The Silo Hotel, the newest property from The Royal Portfolio collection of luxury hotels and resorts in some of South Africa's most iconic destinations, will open in Cape Town's Victoria & Alfred Waterfront in March 2017.

AdventureWomen Offers Insider's Journey to Tanzania for Female Travelers

AdventureWomen Offers Insider's Journey to Tanzania for Female Travelers

AdventureWomen, an adventure travel company run by women for women, is offering a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for its female travelers to join company owner Judi Wineland on a transformational journey to Tanzania.

Thanda Island Is First Villa To Join Leading Hotels

Thanda Island Is First Villa To Join Leading Hotels

Welcomed into its collection of luxury properties, Thanda Island in Tanzania has become one of The Leading Hotels of the World's latest members.

Six Senses Zil Pasyon Opens in the Stunning Seychelles

Six Senses Zil Pasyon Opens in the Stunning Seychelles

Six Senses Zil Pasyon, located on the private island of Félicité, is now open. Drawing upon the renowned Six Senses perspective of providing innovative top-tier facilities wedded to environmental responsibility, the resort has been brilliantly designed to embrace the picturesque landscape of vibrant beauty.

4 Foodie Experiences at Cape Grace in Cape Town

4 Foodie Experiences at Cape Grace in Cape Town

Across from the V&A Waterfront's shopping precinct and encircled by the tranquil yacht marina and bustling working harbour, Cape Grace recently named one of the Top 100 Hotels in the World for 2016 by Travel + Leisure, offers a heady mix of traditional Cape culture and luxury in one.

Kwandwe Families Learn to Eco-nect

Kwandwe Families Learn to Eco-nect

From January 2017, Kwandwe Private Game Reserve will introduce a new range of ‘Eco-nect' activities to their existing children's safari programme, the Blue Crane Conservation Club. Aimed at involving both parents and children, families will have the opportunity to reconnect with one another whilst spending quality time together out on the reserve in fun and adventurous ways.

Morocco's Dar Ahlam Joins Small Luxury Hotels of the World

Morocco's Dar Ahlam Joins Small Luxury Hotels of the World

Dar Ahlam is a 19th century Kasbah that lies on the fringes of the Moroccan desert in Ouarzazate, Morocco. ‘Dar Ahlam' translates to ‘House of Dreams' and is named this for a reason!

andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge Named #1 Safari Lodge

andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge Named #1 Safari Lodge

andBeyond Ngorongoro Crater Lodge Voted #1 Safari Lodge in Andrew Harper Reader's Choice Awards.

Snorkeling in Waters All Your Own at Thanda Island, Tanzania

Snorkeling in Waters All Your Own at Thanda Island, Tanzania

The Indian Ocean all to yourself? Not quite. But for scuba divers and snorkelers seeking elbowroom, marine wonders, and even historical ruins beneath the waves, Thanda Island is a private island adventure all its own.