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South Africa

Thornybush Nature Reserve is Everything You Love About Kruger National Park...but Better

Planning to go on safari in South Africa? You’re probably considering a visit to Kruger National Park, the country’s bigge...


Playing in Paradise – The Incredible Waterfalls, Lagoons and Reefs of Mauritius

Mauritius. Called “the island where God practiced creating Eden,” few places on Earth remain as unknown, and as undevelope...


Wandering the Zanzibar Archipelago – Spices, History and Tropical Leisure

There are few places on Earth that are as culturally crosshatched as the archipelago as Zanzibar. Over the centuries, this...


Visit Ethiopia to See These Astounding Underground Churches

Ethiopia is likely the last place you’d think to take a family vacation, but the media has cloaked many of the country’s o...


Thought an African Safari Was Out of Your Budget? Think Again.

If you've dreamt of going on an exotic African safari but thought it was out of your budget, think again. It is possible to embark on the journey of a lifetime without breaking the bank. Here are a few tips to get you started.


6 Outstanding Parks for the African Safari Hopper

The parks and reserves of eastern and southern Africa offer so many safari options, it’s a challenge to pick just one. So ...


The Ngorongoro Crater: The Best Place to Animal Watch in Africa

This bowl of animal soup supports possibly the largest permanent concentration of wildlife in Africa—with a year-round sou...


Would You Dare? Take a Dip in the Devil's Pool

There is a small window of opportunity, when the dry season ends, and the mighty Victoria Falls at its most shallow, that ...