Top 10 Tips for a True Taste of Africa

Top 10 Tips for a True Taste of Africa

Your first African safari – or second, or third – can be a life-changing experience. Coming from media-dominated Europe or North America, the remote and untrammeled African bush possesses a thrillingly timeless and offline quality.
Why South Africa is the New Foodie Travel Favourite

Why South Africa is the New Foodie Travel Favourite

Sandra Mallinson, August 23, 2015 Categories: African Couleur Locale, African Hotspots
Food and travel have always gone hand in hand, and now this country at the tip of Africa has begun hitting the travel headlines as one of the world’s top foodie destinations...
Top Safari Travel Trends

Top Safari Travel Trends

Sandra Mallinson, April 5, 2015 Categories: African Couleur Locale, Conservation, Family Safari, Namibia, Remarkable Projects, Travel Tips
Over 1.1 billion tourists traveled abroad in 2014, a 4.7% increase on the previous year (UNWTO World Tourism Barometer). And while the second half of last year saw some turbulent times for travel to Africa; a quarter of the way into 2015 the peaks and troughs have settled into a steady upwards trend.
Sample the Finest Wines of South Africa

Sample the Finest Wines of South Africa

Beyond Cape Town, the old towns of Stellenbosch, Franschhoek and Paarl nestle in spectacular valleys covered by the vineyards of historic wine estates which have been cultivating grapes for some 300 years.