Africa

  • 1 Once-in-a-lifetime adventures: Sir Richard Branson's safari camp
    Sir Richard Branson opened the doors of his luxury safari camp in the northern region of Kenya's famous Maasai Mara ecosystem a little more than a year ago, and to...

  • 2 Morocco: How Alicia Douvall's travels inspired a beauty business
    The saying goes that beauty is skin deep and Alicia Douvall proves that it can be a matter of the heart too.Investing in the industry came easy for the blonde...

  • 3 15 paradise islands to take your breath away
    Think of an island and paradise comes straight to mind. Images of pristine gold sand beaches, crystalline blue sea, complete seclusion and relaxation are evoked – and for good reason.From...

  • 4 Make Morocco top of your 2013 travel list
    From the souks selling slippers in Marrakesh to the spices of Istanbul, a visit to the market is a mesmerising cultural experience, perfect for the first trip of the year...

  • 5 Dive in and discover Egypt
    Expect more than a place to build sandcastles - an Egyptian holiday could involve anything from camel trekking and haggling in the souks to embracing the glittering nightlife of the...

  • 6 Escape to paradise – in affordable luxury
    Many of us dream of travelling as far afield as Zanzibar in Tanzania, or the Yucatan in Mexico, but are held back by the sheer expense.Well now it's possible to...

  • 7 Explore the world with unique travel adventures
    Ever wanted to learn more about the world but at a loss for where to go?It's increasingly difficult to surprise intrepid travellers who are looking for new adventures in which...

  • 8 Adrenaline adventures to get your pulse racing
    If you're searching for a unique and fun way to enjoy the great outdoors this summer, head out on an adventure and kick-start your adrenaline. Possibilities for heady adventures range...

  • 9 The ultimate of unique experiences in Zambia
    Situated on the banks of the Zambezi river, very close to the Victoria Falls, is one of the natural wonders of the world: The Royal Livingstone. This Sun International hotel...

  • 10 Discover the world of Tatooine in Tunisia
    The vast biblical landscape of southern Tunisia is no stranger to film crews. Here, among the palm-fringed oases, where ragged red cliffs rise above the salt crusts of dried lakes...

  • 11 On location in breathtaking South Africa with the 'Wild at Heart' team
    As filming locations go, Glen Afric Country Lodge, covering 750 sunkissed hectares in South Africa's Gauteng province, is not a bad spot. It's here that the cast and crew of...

  • 12 At home with the mountain gorillas
    The dense forests that carpet the volcanic Virunga mountains are one of the last refuges of the mountain gorilla. We invite you to an African adventure deep in this jungle...

  • 13 Royal Madikwe: award-winning luxury with an eco-conscience
    Madikwe, the fourth largest game reserve in South Africa, is a joint venture between the state, the local community and the private sector and is a landmark in modern conservation...

  • 14 Floating over a sea of sand in Namibia
    Some of the dunes of Sossusvlei in the south of Namibia rise to a staggering height of 300 metres – as tall as a 60-storey skyscraper. The desert – which...

  • 15 On location in the Moroccan desert
    When it comes to making a Hollywood blockbuster, cast and crew travel all over the wolrld to get just the right location and ambience for the different scenes. This was...

  • 16 And the word is 'wonderful'!
    On-line, by phone and by text messages, thousands of people around the world have been involved in voting in this initiative launched by the New7Wonders Foundation. Chosen from a short...

  • 17 The natural wonders of the world
    The idea of listing the wonders of the world is hardly a new thing. The historian Herodotus compiled his own list way back in the fifth century BC, and from...

  • 18 Chobe National Park river safari
    Here, in the Chobe National Park, the heartbeat of Africa is strong. What could be more memorable than sailing the calm waters of the Chobe River, along the border between...

  • 19 Top ten plans for Marrakesh
    La Mamounia A classic that was a favourite among celebrities such as Audrey Hepburn and Ernest Hemingway, the Mamounia has recently undergone a vast refurbishment project. Completely restored and redecorated...

  • 20 The natural splendour of Namibia
    Take a break from the hustle and bustle, step away from the rat race, and travel back in time to the oldest desert in the world, which stretches the length...



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