Best Safaris in Africa: Our Top 5 Picks

Some of the best safaris in Africa include Sabi Sands Game Reserve in South Africa, the Great Migration in East Africa, and the Okavango Delta in Botswana. Each of these destinations is bound to blow you away. But it all depends on what you want to see and do! Find inspiration with these recommendations from Read More…

Best Things to Do in Cape Town: 11 Must-See Places

Cape Town—the Mother City, breathtaking and brimming with things to do. You can’t beat South Africa’s cultural capital for natural beauty, from the impressive and ever-present Table Mountain to glorious stretches of golden beach. Here you’ll find world-class cuisine, a thriving fashion scene, inspired art and design, independent shops, coffee roasters, food markets, and so Read More…

My South Africa Wedding and Honeymoon!

I’ve decided I may have to give up traveling, as I recently returned from the greatest trip of my life, and I can’t imagine anything ever comparing. Okay, part of that is an exaggeration, but I did spend the last 2 weeks of March on my South Africa wedding/honeymoon, and it was absolutely magnificent! Our Read More…

Best Time to Visit South Africa

What is the best time to visit South Africa? South Africa is a beautiful destination to visit at any time of year! Generally speaking, we think the best time to visit South Africa is September and October, when the weather in Cape Town is good and the safari parks offer excellent wildlife viewing. Read on Read More…

Treat Yourself to a Victoria Falls River Lodge

I don’t need to tell you to make time for Victoria Falls on your trip to Africa—considered one of the Seven Wonders of the World, Victoria Falls is likely already on your bucket list (and it’s just as beautiful as expected!). But did you know there are two entirely different ways to experience this must-see Read More…

Beyond the Big Five: African Wild Dogs

One of the most rewarding things about going on safari is discovering a new favorite animal you’ve never heard of before. African wild dogs aren’t necessarily the first animal that comes to mind when you think of a wildlife safari; you’re more likely to picture elephants, giraffes, lions, and zebras. But after seeing these incredible Read More…

Unbelievable Safari Experiences in Tanzania!

Hi, travel friends! I’m currently trying to readjust to normal life after nearly three incredible weeks in Africa. I visited Tanzania for the first time as part of a familiarization trip, and ended in the Winelands outside Cape Town, all to gather new experiences so I can be a better travel partner for you! Just Read More…

African Safari Travel: It’s All About Location!

How do you choose the best safari lodge in Africa? There are hundreds upon hundreds to choose between, from tented camps to grandiose permanent lodges.  But the most important thing to think about with safaris is location! Your camp’s location will determine where you can go on game drives, the length of your safari excursions, Read More…

Photography Tips for Your African Safari

Heading on a trip to Africa? A wildlife safari is likely the most photographic trip you will take in your life. Whether the animals are drinking from a waterhole, stalking their prey, nursing young ones, or (my personal favorite) acting like house cats rolled over waiting for you to pet their bellies, there is a Read More…