South African Travel Blog

Fully Inclusive Holidays in South Africa

South Africa is an amazing place to visit. Not only does it have spectacular, awe-inspiring scenery but it is home to incredible wildlife including the “Big Five” – Lion, Leopards, Buffalo, Elephant and Rhino. Going on a safari is probably one of the most amazing things you can do in your lifetime, and if you spoil yourself and stay at a luxury private game lodge, you will find that this Safari holiday can be fully inclusive!

Walking Safari near the Kruger National Park

Travelling should be fun, and filled with unique experiences and adventure! It should be something that leaves you with indelible memories for a lifetime. Well, that’s my philosophy anyway! So I decided to try something a little different instead of going on another Safari with game drives, I decided to get up close and personal with nature and the surrounding bushveld. I decided to go on a walking safari.

 

Leopard in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve

The Sabi Sands Game Reserve, located on the border of the Kruger National Park truly is an amazing place! It is celebrated as being the birthplace of sustainable wildlife tourism in Southern Africa - where private game lodges and the local communities work together to create a balanced ecological environment - and it is world renowned as being THE place to go for luxury Safaris!

 

Malaria Free Safari - Eastern Cape

South Africa is the perfect destination to visit for a Malaria Free Safari that is good for the whole family. With excellent first world infrastructure, a good exchange rate, English as the common spoken language throughout the country and warm friendly people – it is the perfect place to go.

Top 10 things about going on a Safari

Going on a safari really is a life changing experience and one you have to do at least once in your life! Or more…..

Once you have been you will be returning again and again. It is amazing how nature can touch you in so many small ways. 

 

12 Day South Africa Holiday - Northbound

Arriving into a foreign country can be a bit daunting so knowing that someone is going to meet you at the airport makes things a lot less stressful!

On meeting with your local guide, you will be walked to your transfer and taken to your hotel. No fussing with car hire queues or travelling on strange roads when you are tiered. Just relax and let your holiday begin.

 

6 Day Panorama Honeymoon - the ultimate in relaxation & romance!

After the stress and ceremony and constant whirl of people and things to do for a wedding, what you need is some time alone to relax and enjoy the beginning of your new life together. Some time to just to relax and be pampered. Tranquility and romance!

Family Friendly Holiday in South Africa

 

Travelling with children can be great fun, but it can also be very stressful! Finding enough things to do that will occupy young minds and older minds alike can be quite difficult…. But not in Cape Town! 

Azure Restaurant at the Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa

It is no wonder that the Azure Restaurant at the Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa has consistently been voted into the top 20 restaurants in Cape Town. With its picture perfect setting right on the Atlantic Ocean and its dramatic 12 Apostles Mountain range backdrop nestled against stunning national park fynbos scenery – it is the perfect place to enjoy a romantic dinner with the one you love. 

Any Safari in South Africa is an exhilarating experience!

Imagine it: You are on board your open air 4 x 4 safari vehicle with your knowledgeable game ranger and tracker, the sun is slowly climbing above the horizon and the smell of a bright, new and exciting day surrounds you. The birds are chirping their cheerful wake up calls, and the animals are slowly making their way down to the watering holes to start their day! Idyllic!