Africa: Things to Avoid When Doing a Self-Drive Safari

Self-drive safaris can be exciting as they allow you to roam on your own schedule and tend to be more affordable. However, there are a lot of important things to keep in mind when doing a luxurious self-drive safari in Africa. Advertisements

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5 Top Destinations to Escape The UK January Blues

Now, we all know that January can be pretty depressing in the UK. Christmas has been and gone, everyone’s bank balance is looking a little worse for wear, and topping it all off, it’s absolutely freezing and the sun is a distant memory. There is one good thing to come out…

Africa: Welcome to Zanzibar

Zanzibar is the beach-holiday hotspot located off the coast of Tanzania in East Africa. The silky-sand beaches are the primary draw for tourists, but there is a lot more waiting for you. The Portuguese were the first Europeans to reach Zanzibar. They stumbled upon this gem by accident – they…

Guest Post: Africa: An introduction to Cape Town, South Africa

There are so many reasons Cape Town should be on your travel bucket list including breathtaking landscapes, incredible foods, vintage wines, trendy bars and cafes, craft beer on tap, and some of the planet’s friendliest people. These are just a few of the things you’ll find in Cape Town. Cape…

Africa: Getting Away From The Tourist Traps And Into Real Luxury In Tanzania

When it comes to truly having an adventure holiday, then the seasoned traveller is always going to look to Africa. However, the truth is that many places on the continent have become tourist traps. There are crowds everywhere, so finding a place where you can escape that, to get a…

Africa: For Variety

Are you someone who gets boards quickly? You probably are otherwise you wouldn’t have the wanderlust that keeps you visiting places all over the world. That means you need your next holiday location to full of variety. That is why you should pick somewhere in Africa!

10 Dream Travel Destinations For The Next 10 Years

After posting yesterday’s post – Top 10 Travel Destinations Over The Last 10 Years, it got me thinking where the next 10 years would take Mr ESLT and I if we are lucky enough to be able to carry on travelling the world the way we do now. Over the past…

Morocco : The Top 4 Things To Do And See in Marrakech

Marrakech in Morocco is a very popular destination and one you should really consider visiting in 2017. If you are planning a trip to Marrakech, you will find there are so many things to do and see. Here we have suggested four of the top things Marrakech has to offer. 

Southern Africa: Take A Walk On The Wild Side – What To Expect When Visiting

Home to J.R.R.Tolkien, Charlize Theron and Richard E. Grant, who knew South Africa had bred a fair few celebrities? More importantly though, Africa is home to the Big Five – lion, leopard, elephant, rhino and buffalo. Have you ever dreamed of taking a walk on the wild side? Here’s a…

Africa: Planning a Big Game Safari, Part 4 – Accommodation, Add-ons & Operator

If like us an African Big Game Safari is on your bucket list then this four part Safari guide is for you. It covers the following points: When and where to visit – Part 1 Public or private park and group or private safari – Part 2 Self guided or…

Africa: Planning a Big Game Safari, Part 3 – Self-drive/Guided & What Vehicle

If like us an African Big Game Safari is on your bucket list then this four part Safari guide is for you. It covers the following points: When and where to visit – Part 1 Public or private park and group or private safari – Part 2 Self guided or…

Africa: Planning a Big Game Safari, Part 2 – What Park & What Safari?

If like us an African Big Game Safari is on your bucket list then this four part Safari guide is for you. It covers the following points: When and where to visit – Part 1 Public or private park and group or private safari – Part 2 Self guided or…

Africa: Planning a Big Game Safari, Part 1 – When & Where?

If like us an African Big Game Safari is on your bucket list then this four part Safari guide is for you. It covers the following points: When and where to visit – Part 1 Public or private park and group or private safari – Part 2 Self guided or…

Africa: Magical Memories From Mauritius

Honeymoons are supposed to be fantastic, wonderful, a trip of a lifetime. I was lucky enough to spend mine in Thailand. However, a year before our honeymoon we visited Mauritius for 2 weeks and were asked repeatedly if we were newlyweds. Mauritius is and is not what I expected from…