Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park Wilderness Camps – exclusive yet affordable comfort

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They’re off the beaten track, you need to plan well over a year in advance to get the accommodation you want, they can be exceedingly hot in summer and below-freezing cold in winter, they involve long hours of driving … and yet the Kgalagadi’s Wilderness Camps absolutely rank as one of the very best of all our amazing southern African experiences.  …

5 reasons why southern Africa is the most romantic destination in the world

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We have no doubt that southern Africa is the most romantic destination in the world. We met in southern Africa over 20 years ago, falling in love during a moonlit walk along one of Kwa-Zulu Natal’s endless white beaches. Something about being in southern Africa always seems to reignite the romance and so we’ve tried to distil some of the …

Birdlife in Kruger by guest blogger 12 year old Alize

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If you are a bird watcher like me then you will love the birdlife in Kruger. There is heaps of beautiful birdlife you can see inside the campsite and out. There are lots of stunning birds to see on game drives around Kruger. There is a range from guinea fowls and spurfowls to small birds like sunbirds, weavers and bee …

Things to pack on your safari in Africa

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The things you might forget to pack for your safari in Africa It is always so exciting getting ready for your holiday in Africa. We are pretty sure you won’t forget your underwear, binoculars or camera, but there are always some things that you might not think of taking. Here we describe some of those things to pack on safari …

A morning walk in Kruger with National Park rangers

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Our walking safari guides – South African National Park rangers Faisal and Dingan -were just fantastic. They were funny and engaging, so incredibly skilled and deeply respectful.  We met before dawn had cracked, at 5.15 in the morning in the Lower Sabie car park, our indemnity forms signed and ready for hand over. After a short briefing off we went, …

Bush & Beach – a great holiday combination!

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Travel Africa’s new 7 day guided tour – Captivating Kruger & Mozambique Mosaic – captures all of the above and combines it with a few days in South Africa’s flagship safari destination, Kruger National Park. Including great value accommodation, daily breakfast and other select meals, knowledgeable guide and open sided safari vehicle, park entry fees into Kruger, the tour allows lots …