Tanzania's Best Wildlife Destinations

Tanzania’s Best Wildlife Destinations

There is no doubt that Tanzania can offer some of the most rewarding safari experiences in the world. Apart form the fact that Tanzania is, along Kenya, home to a unique and breathtaking natural phenomenon - the annual wildebeest migration - the country is also benefits from incredible biodiversity and an impressive number of natural parks and game reserves. But you should know that your experience of Tanzania wildlife depends a lot on your expectations. The different parks might have dif... [ read more ]

Top 5 reasons to visit the Kalahari Desert

Top 5 reasons to visit the Kalahari Desert

The heart of Southern Africa, Kalahari is truly a unique place. During the dry season, this vast area comprising several countries is quite similar to a desert. But as soon as the rainy season arrives, animals start their search for water and food and Kalahari transforms into a prime wildlife safari destination. If you are one of those many travelers dreaming about an unforgettable African holiday, then check out these top 5 reasons to visit the Kalahari Desert – you may just find your nex... [ read more ]

What to do in Mombasa

What to do in Mombasa

As Kenya’s second largest city, Mombasa receives plenty of attention. Mombasa is a multicultural city with a very active nightlife and plenty of historic places to visit. A major port at the Indian Ocean, Mombasa  is known for its picturesque old quarters. Not to mention that Mombasa’s beaches are some of the best in the whole Indian Ocean region! If happen to be around this beautiful Kenyan city any time soon, here are some tips and suggestions on what to do in Mombasa: Sightseeing I... [ read more ]

African Cruise Itineraries

African Cruise Itineraries

With a great variety of landscapes and thousands of kilometres of scenic shoreline, Africa makes a brilliant cruise destination. Neighbouring both the warm Indian Ocean and the history-infused Mediterranean, Africa is even more fascinating and mysterious when seen from the sea. Maybe not as popular as the Caribbean Sea, Africa is considerably more diverse in terms of landscapes and attractions. The following African cruise itineraries will hopefully give you an idea of what I mean: North Af... [ read more ]

5 Ideas for an Active 2012 African Vacation

5 Ideas for an Active 2012 African Vacation

An African adventure is certainly something to consider for your 2012 New Year resolution list. The reasons why I’m saying this are quite obvious: amazing culture, unequaled landscapes, live altering experiences. For those who are not willing to go as far as the North Pole or don’t have the millions of dollars that would buy a flight in space, Africa remains the ultimate adventure holiday destination. So for all those of you who are willing to go past the fences of a Red Sea all-inclusiv... [ read more ]

Guide to Visiting Victoria Falls

Guide to Visiting Victoria Falls

If you decided to have a go at the Victoria Falls, then I’m sure you won’t need me to tell you just how spectacular or unique the falls on Zambezi River are. While it’s matter whether these waterfalls are the biggest or the most impressive in the world in still unsettled (might be a matter of taste and disposition, just as well), one thing is certain: Victoria Falls are one of the world's greatest natural wonders and quite and inspired vacation destination. Just how sublime or adventur... [ read more ]

Romantic African Vacations

Romantic African Vacations

The mysterious Africa can be a great destination for those couples looking to blend romanticism with adventure. With such fantastic views to witness and so many interesting cultures to encounter, your African vacation will definitely be an unforgettable one. Finding the perfect romantic African vacations is easy when you know exactly what you’re looking for. If your idea romanticism implies pristine beaches and lots of privacy, try looking up a vacation in Mauritius or Seychelles. For a tr... [ read more ]

Luxury Travel Africa

Luxury Travel Africa

Africa is for certain not a first option when it comes to luxury travel – with its deep jungles, huge deserts and third world economies, Africa seems rather adventurous than glamorous and pampering. Paradoxically, the underdevelopment countries and enormous distances make Africa less affordable than Europe or the United States. This is why, when speaking of luxury travel in Africa, one must reconsider one's definition of luxury. Yes: candles, hot tubs and room service are fine, but this is som... [ read more ]

Top 5 African Safaris

Top 5 African Safaris

When it comes to experiencing unabridged wilderness, the African continent has no equivalent. Make it the deep jungles of Congo or the Kenyan savanna, Africa is where man and beast can go back to primordial times and face each other with the same curiosity as they did at their first encounter. Living metaphors behind, if you want to see a real-life lion, minus the iron bars framing its grandiloquent posture, the only place to go is Africa. This mysterious continent is where safaris were born, bu... [ read more ]