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January 12th 2016  |  Botswana, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Rwanda, Seychelles, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zanzibar and islands, Zimbabwe  |  by  Charlotte Opperman

Year-round there is somewhere in Africa and the Indian Ocean with sunny days and great wildlife. Here are some of our favourite places to visit month by month. January – safari in Kenya and you’ll have superb wildlife. The Masai Mara is excellent and less visited at this time of ... Read more

April 16th 2015  |  Family Safaris, Kenya, Mauritius, Mozambique, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia  |  by  Richard Smith

We all know teenagers can be difficult: they operate on a different time zone to other humans, have the attention span of a gnat and really only like hanging out with other teens—much less Mum and Dad. So is it mad to plan a safari holiday with teenagers? Absolutely not! ... Read more

July 14th 2014  |  Mauritius  |  by  Alice Gully

Our last trip to Africa three years ago seemed a distant memory. Triplet girls and work commitments left us pretty short of time but with the girls 18 months old last November, we decided we could, finally, snatch a week away. Since I needed a rest than a full on ... Read more

July 13th 2014  |  Mauritius  |  by  Jo Ainscough

You’d have to look pretty hard to find an island that beats Mauritius as the perfect place for a relaxing beach holiday. Wonderful palm fringed beaches, a warm clear blue sea and excellent hotels offering everything from water sports and tennis, to spa treatments and delicious cuisine, make it one ... Read more