Hippos grumbled and hyenas called as we waited for the hot air balloon to inflate and our safari over Kenya’s Maasai Mara to get off the ground.
Blog posts: Travel ideas
Inspirational travel ideas in Africa from our blogging community, covering everything from microbreweries, restaurants, hikes, overland expeditions, camping trips and backpacking.
Furry friends make the best outdoor companions. Here are the best pet-friendly hikes in South Africa.
Gonarezhou National Park now stands alongside the Okavango, Mana Pools, and Kaokoveld as one of the finest wild destinations in Southern Africa. Here’s how it became such a success story.
Seven women share where they go on their own, why they love it, and their solo-travel strategy. Here are 14 epic destinations for women who travel solo, plus useful tips.
In need of a break and a change of scenery, Ishay Govender-Ypma and her husband packed the car and headed for the Panorama Route on a simple quest: explore, unwind and recharge.
The Dolomites in Italy’s South Tyrol are an exquisite and comfortingly safe environment for new and experienced hikers.
Veer off the N2 to find unspoilt holiday spots in the Sunshine Coast.
Next year, South Africa’s oldest and most popular hiking trail turns 50. We sent a first-timer, and then got her to interview some folk who have all done the Otter Trail differently.
Here are 11 things Welcome Lishivha learnt after he found himself hanging out and cycling alongside 14 advanced cycling enthusiasts.
Here is a look at some of the film festivals that have caught the eyes and ears of many film critics and movie lovers around the world.