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The 15 Very Best Things To Do in South Africa

By on May 20, 2019 in Africa, SOUTH AFRICA with 0 Comments
The 15 Very Best Things To Do in South Africa

The alluring appeal of South Africa just never gets old. Rich in cultural history, ethnic diversity and with some incredible landscapes to boot, the beauty of this country just can’t fail to inspire. As such, it’s often a place where many people either begin or end their African adventure, but all too often don’t give […]

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Etosha National Park: The Ultimate Guide

Etosha National Park: The Ultimate Guide

I have wanted to visit Etosha National Park for so long. But on each trip to Africa, it’s a place that has evaded me. Tucked in the northern corner of Namibia, Etosha is remote, hard to get to and set in some wild desert terrain, all of which hardly amounts to it being the most […]

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5 Epic Southern Africa Itineraries to Help You Plan Your Perfect Trip

5 Epic Southern Africa Itineraries to Help You Plan Your Perfect Trip

The land of safari splendour, roaring rivers, wonderful wildlife, spellbinding sea views, lush landscapes and dazzling deserts – Southern Africa has got it all. From the Indian Ocean to the Atlantic, this part of the world spreads between them both offering, in between, a huge diversity of incredible scenery and adventures. The only problem is […]

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10 Incredible Things to Do in Swaziland / eSwatini

10 Incredible Things to Do in Swaziland / eSwatini

Encircled by the giant geography of South Africa, the small kingdom of Swaziland has recently given itself a new name. And rightly so. Named Swaziland by the British colonial powers, this tiny nation has now expressed its deserving right to self-determination and, as it is known in the local language, will now be called eSwatini. […]

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The Best Time to Visit Mozambique & 10 Other Top Travel Tips

The Best Time to Visit Mozambique & 10 Other Top Travel Tips

Fringed by the Indian Ocean on one side, sandwiched by Southern Africa on the other, Mozambique is a mango-drenched, coconut-infused, sun-ripened cocktail all unto its own. As women stroll past with huge baskets on their heads laden with goods or babies strapped to their backs in wraps of beautiful bright colours, or men play football […]

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How to Experience a Kruger National Park Safari on a Budget

How to Experience a Kruger National Park Safari on a Budget

Probably the most famous safari destination in the world, mention the word Kruger to almost anyone, and images of African wildlife and wildnerness immediately spring to mind. Yes, one of the most popular parks on this continent, Kruger does get a rap bad for its crowding and commercialisation however. But pick your time to visit […]

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The 5 Best Day Trips from Addis Ababa

The 5 Best Day Trips from Addis Ababa

More and more travellers I met on my most recent trip to Ethiopia are spending longer and longer in its capital Addis, exploring under the skin of this city and getting to know its people and its hidden places. If you ask me, that’s pretty cool and so rather than hoping straight back on the […]

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Noosa National Park : The Ultimate Guide

Noosa National Park : The Ultimate Guide

Having lived and worked in Noosa for over a year, Noosa National Park basically become my second home for over 18 months! Not bad when you consider it’s thought to be one of the most picturesque spots of coastline in the whole of Australia and boasts incredible hiking, perfect ocean swimming and some beauitfully secluded, […]

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4 Unbelievable East Africa Itineraries That Will Make You Book a Ticket There Today!

By on June 28, 2018 in Africa, Itineraries with 12 Comments
4 Unbelievable East Africa Itineraries That Will Make You Book a Ticket There Today!

Lush, green, adventurous and drop-dead gorgeous, East Africa is a treat on every level. From the glistening beaches of Tanzania and Kenya, to the wild safaris of Uganda and rolling hills of Rwanda, this part of the continent is a favourite for many travellers. Indeed it blew me away during my few months there and […]

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The 13 National Parks in Africa You Need on Your Bucket List ASAP!

By on May 24, 2018 in Africa, National Parks with 0 Comments
The 13 National Parks in Africa You Need on Your Bucket List ASAP!

There’s no doubt about it, competition is stiff when it comes to the best national parks in Africa. From South Africa’s Kruger to Kenya’s Masai Mara, this continent really does contain some bucket list classics and compiling this list was certainly not as easy as I first thought! But nevertheless, reflecting on my 4 separate […]

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