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February 20th 2017  |  Travel  |  by  Charlotte Opperman

Despite years of trying only Alice and Roxy have actually seen one of these shy, nocturnal animals.   We chose the name to appear at the top of lists and catalogues.  Along with bespoke safaris, we plan wonderful beach holidays on the African coast and Indian Ocean islands.  It costs no ... Read more

February 20th 2017  |  Travel, Unique Experiences  |  by  Charlotte Opperman

There’s little doubting that sundowners and Africa are a match made in heaven – in fact the word sundowner only seems to exist in Africa. Whether it’s a cool glass of wine, an ice cold beer or a crisp G&T, you’ll enjoy your drink amid scenery that only this glorious ... Read more

February 20th 2017  |  Tanzania, Unique Experiences  |  by  Richard Smith

Most of us have fond memories of messing around in swimming pools as kids – jumping in, bombing, or being thrown in the air by our parents. I also vividly remember my first visit to Somalisa Camp in Zimbabwe’s Hwange National Park and watching elephants drinking from the swimming pool ... Read more

February 2nd 2017  |  Travel, Unique Experiences  |  by  Renate

If you have ever wanted to eat in an out of the ordinary setting then read on.  We’ve rounded up some of the most unusual, utterly unforgettable and unique dining experiences in Africa. From lunch on a rock in the turquoise waters off the Zanzibar coast, to toasting your loved ... Read more

February 2nd 2017  |  Riding Safaris, Travel  |  by  Alice Gully

Riding in Africa is a real thrill. Whether you’re hacking on a glorious white sandy beach or galloping alongside Kenya’s great wildebeest migration it’s a magical experience. Here are some of the most memorable unique places to ride: 1. Cantering across the flooded grasslands of the Okavango Delta, Botswana The ... Read more

February 14th 2017  |  Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania, Travel, Uganda, Unique Experiences, Zambia, Zimbabwe  |  by  Richard Smith

I love an African holiday planning challenge, and while most of what I do is help to plan safari holidays, as a (lapsed) marathon runner I also get asked for my input on marathons in Africa, so I’ve rounded up some brief information on five of the most iconic. We’ve ... Read more