Can your next vacation help conserve endangered species?

5 African Properties with Notable Conservation Initiatives In an age where social media creates an unparalleled hyper-awareness of the world around us, it has become impossible to ignore the effects that we are having on the planet that we call home. Many of us strive to reduce our carbon footprint in our day-to-day lives, but…

How to Successfully Survive a Long-Haul Flight

You may be a professional, frequent flier of long-haul flights, but for those of you that aren’t, here are a few tricks on how to stay sane after an extremely long flight! Comfort This is the number one trick to a successful, long-haul flight! Getting comfortable isn’t hard, but staying that way is the challenge….

The South African Winelands

If you think about wine, what comes to your mind? The sweet fruity fresh red grape from Napa? That dry smooth flowery wine from the romantic region of Tuscany? Or maybe that oaky, sophisticated French wine that you wish to pair with a sumptuous medium rare steak or strong cheese? If you think about wine,…

How to Prepare for Your Trip to the Indian Ocean Islands

Laying on a sandy beach and looking out at beautifully clear blue water is many people’s idea of perfect serenity. You can experience that serenity for yourself by visiting the Indian Ocean Islands for your next vacation. Choose the right time and travel agency, and don’t forget to make a schedule that works out for…

Dive Off the Coast of Cape Town

When you get the opportunity to feast your eyes on the beautiful South African water of Cape Town, it will be difficult to resist diving right in. The good news is that you don’t need to hold back, and there are plenty of diving spots with all kinds of beautiful sights and animal life to…

Enjoy These Natural Sights in Israel

Part of the fun of vacationing in a part of the world you’ve never been to before is getting to see all the sights that you’d never see at home. If you’re thinking about going to Israel for your next vacation, there will be plenty of beautiful scenery for you to feast your eyes on….

Celebrate the Holidays, South Africa Style

There’s no place like home for the holidays, but there are a lot of places that can still offer a good time and take you out of your typical routine. As long as you’re with your family, you can celebrate the holidays no matter where you are. If you’re thinking about changing things up and…

Discover Table Mountain National Park

On your trip to South Africa, you may expect to see landscapes unlike those that you’re used to, especially if you venture to some of the nation’s premier outdoor destinations. At the top of the list for many travelers is Table Mountain National Park, which was previously known as Cape Peninsula National Park. Located in…

Take a Bike Tour of South Africa

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Though it’s possible to see many sights by car or boat on your trip to South Africa, you might want to see more of the backcountry by traveling on your bike. Cross-country tours of the entire nation are popular, and you can see many parts of the country without traveling off paved roads. If you…