Shark Diving in Gansbaai

Gansbaai is a pretty fishing village, near Hermanus, with a small human population, and a considerable shark population. Gansbaai has made a name for itself as the best place in the world for shark cage diving, offering the highest chance of multiple encounters and crystal clear, warm waters. While many shark varieties inhabit the seas […]

South Africa’s Iconic Rovos Rail – An Interview with An Insider

Rovos Rail

Rovos Rail already has a reputation as the leading luxury train on the African continent. But to discover more of what makes the Rovos experience so extraordinary,  it is essential to get on the inside (literally and figuratively). People with the keenest insight into a company like Rovos, are of course those involved with the […]

Top 15 Plunge Pools for Safari Lovers

We’ve combed through Southern and East African game reserves to find 15 safari lodges that include an extraordinary way to experience safari: plunge pools. Each of these lodges features pools designed to place you as one with the surrounding bush, providing the unmatchable combination of being within meters of wildlife, while enjoying 5-star luxury. 1.     […]

African Safaris for Disabled People

An African safari has a high priority in many people’s lives “to do” lists, but safaris are consistently portrayed as being for able-bodied outdoor enthusiasts. However, safaris and other adventure activities for disabled people and those with limited mobility are a rapidly growing market, and there are more options now than ever. Even so, the decision […]