How to Prepare for Your Trip to Southern Africa

If you are dreaming of the adventure of a lifetime, you may want to consider planning a vacation to Southern Africa. The southern regions of Africa offer incredible opportunities for sightseeing, cultural activities, and other memorable outings. To ensure that you have a wonderful trip, it is important to do your research before you embark…

Go on a Zipline Tour

Imagine yourself in a beautiful canyon, full of lush vegetation, unique wildlife you’ve never seen before, with a cloudless blue sky overhead. Sounds great right? An unbeatable experience. But it can be even better. Ever want to experience nature like a bird? Flying through canyons and ravines, drifting over forests and perching near caverns… With…

Go on a Safari in the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi National Park

So, you’re coming to South Africa and you’ve decided to take a safari. Awesome! South Africa is known for it’s stunning landscapes, gorgeous local wildlife, and picturesque safaris. Although there are multiple places to do your safari, one of the most popular and outstanding is the Hluhluwe-Imfolozi National Park. The Park The park itself is…

Go on a Horse Safari in the iSimangaliso Wetlands

South Africa’s iSimangaliso Wetland park is one of South Africa’s largest protected areas and spans over 2000 square miles of habitat, with everything from pristine coastline to game areas. Although you may be thinking of taking a traditional safari, complete with jeeps, binoculars and plenty of adventure, some people opt for a quieter option: horseback…

Go on a Microlight Flight over the Coastline

Those with a more adventurous spirit often seek less conventional ways to experience South Africa. Microlight flights fit the bill perfectly, allowing daredevils to cruise over the coastline at altitude, taking in the scenic beauty in a way few do, while getting an adrenaline rush at the same time. Microlights, sometimes lovingly called “trikes” because…

Go on a River Cruise

Africa is a country with a lot to see, and when you’re confined to one city during your visit, you can miss out on a lot of that. A river cruise is a great way to see far more than you usually would. It’s also a great way to relax. Why deal with the hustle…

Terms and Conditions

Terms & Conditions – DSA Vacations/South African Airways Vacations Once you have decided on your tour or reservations, please read the condition of travel as your booking is subject to the terms listed below. A contract is entered into once your signed booking form and deposits are received by DSA Vacations/South African Airways Vacations and…

Kenya Believe These African Travel Myths?

Africa is a large continent filled with dozens of countries, thousands of languages, and countless landscapes. Unfortunately, many travelers are unaware of these common facts and choose to believe popular myths perpetuated by cinema and media. Keep reading to learn the truth behind certain African travel myths. Myth #1: Africa is one big country. Many…

Beautiful Sights to See in South Africa

South Africa is filled with amazing, natural sights, such as the endangered penguin colony of Boulders Beach and the beautiful coast of Cape Point. These sights and more are not to be missed when visiting South Africa. Continue reading for more beautiful sights to see in South Africa. Boulders Beach Boulders Beach refers to a…

DSA Vacations… A Family Company

By Terry von Guilleaume, Founder and CEO  After working and traveling around the US for 4 years, I was itching to move back to South Africa. Around that same time I met my wife…..so the decision to move back home became a little more complex. Where should we begin our married life? Moving to South Africa…