The Zambezi River’s Newly Built Victoria Falls Island Lodge
Sep06

The Zambezi River’s Newly Built Victoria Falls Island Lodge

The Victoria Falls Island Lodge is a new and exclusive lodge located on Kandahar island in the midst of the mighty Zambezi River just off the Zimbabwe mainland. This island is upstream from Victoria Falls, and provides an intimate and unusual experience in one of the world’s most sought after destinations. Guests will have the opportunity to stay in elegantly crafted wooden tree houses with expansive views of the surrounding...

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Client Feedback : Safari in Timbavati’s Honeyguide Mantobeni
Sep05

Client Feedback : Safari in Timbavati’s Honeyguide Mantobeni

Liselle’s clients enjoyed a spectacular safari experience at Honeyguide Mantobeni in the acclaimed Timbavati Game Reserve which shares unfenced borders with neighbouring private reserves and the Kruger National Park. Here is their feedback :  Liselle, Thanks for your email, we had a SUPERB trip to South Africa, it all went off without a hitch and I must admit our 3 days in Honeyguide were amazing and a huge highlight!!! Would...

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South Africa’s Luxury Family Safari: Kwandwe Game Reserve
Aug23

South Africa’s Luxury Family Safari: Kwandwe Game Reserve

A living testament to conservation and rehabilitation, Kwandwe Private Game Reserve is a wild sanctuary in South Africa’s Eastern Cape province. It spans 22 000 hectares of vast bushveld, endemic birdlife, a broad variety of unique and rare wildlife species, and is dedicated to the active protection of the endangered rhino. Giving back to the local community and to the natural environment is top priority, while Kwandwe has put the...

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Discover Rwanda at Wilderness Safaris’ New Bisate Lodge
Aug07

Discover Rwanda at Wilderness Safaris’ New Bisate Lodge

With only a few hundred mountain gorillas left in the world, there is no wonder that passionate travellers, nature lovers, and experience seekers are adding gorilla trekking to their bucket lists. The 600 or so individual apes that remain in the wild world dwell solely in the central African rainforest occupied by Uganda, Democratic Republic of Congo, and Rwanda, and they are fiercly protected by conservation laws, and ethical...

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African Desert Safari Destinations
Jun14

African Desert Safari Destinations

On a quest to discover the most scenically astounding areas of this great continent, we were naturally drawn to the unique presence of the Kalahari, which occupies much of southern Africa. This vast desert basin has varied habitats; from red dunes and spiny umbrella thorn trees, to rolling, grassy plains, and stark saltpans. It supports a wealth of wildlife, and even in its most desolate areas, it is the kingdom of beauty, alive with...

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Zoning in on Zanzibar – African Island Perfection
Jun05

Zoning in on Zanzibar – African Island Perfection

This great continent of Africa is one of the most expansive and unique wildlife destinations of the world, drawing travelers to its weighty heat, singing thornveld, vast deserts, tropical rain forests, mountains and valleys, and far-reaching savannahs throughout the year. Of course, a continent must have its coastlines, and associated islands, which have long since drifted off the mainland and developed their own pace of life. One of...

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Africa’s 5-Million Star Safari Lodges: 10 Best Starbed Experiences
May22

Africa’s 5-Million Star Safari Lodges: 10 Best Starbed Experiences

Maybe 5 million is undershooting the mark somewhat (100 billion is more accurate), but it certainly paints the picture we’re after: stars, upon stars, upon stars, twinkling in onyx skies, stretching from horizon to horizon. These are the views from Africa’s best starbed safari lodges and luxury camps, and they are some of the most humbling and unforgettable vistas you will ever lay eyes on. We went in search of these starbeds and...

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