Thanda Safari’s Wildlife And Whiskey Weekend

Who needs rest and recuperation when you can rather enjoy wildlife and whiskey!  Treat yourself and a friend or a loved one to a getaway-in-the-bush with Thanda Safari’s Wildlife & Whiskey Weekend from 8 to 10 October 2021.

Travel Goes Digital

Traveling during COVID-19 has not been easy, and in some instances, simply impossible. But some brands are innovating to make your travel experience more seamless and COVID-19 safe.

Paradise Also Has Wi-Fi

Workation? Bleisure? Whatever you call it, you could do a lot worse than a remote working stint on a faraway Seychellois island, writes Iga Motylska.

Say Ndiyo To Nairobi

Mart-Marié du Toit discovers the go-getter spirit of East Africa’s entrepreneurial HQ.

Find Yourself Faraway

You can’t have it all, but when you do decide to treat yourself, here’s where to start looking, writes Mart-Marié du Toit.

A Passport To The World?

An international degree carries a certain cachet – but does this justify the expense? Lisa Witepski weighs up the pros and cons of an overseas education.  

Safari By Design

In the Okavango Delta, join a safari for all the senses, including the imagination.

Winelands Disrupted

Farm-fresh deli goods, luxury mountain cottages, horses, bikes, trails, and fascinating adventures for children. Plus, their classic wines and legendary picnics under the oaks. Centuries on, Boschendal is leading the Winelands into the future, writes Katie Bigelow.

Trapped in paradise? You wish!

In a world forced to stay at home, it gives Keith Bain hope to know that paradise on earth still exists.

RUN WILD At Thanda Safari

SPONSORED: Thanda Safari invites you to run wild, to feel the pulse of Africa beneath your feet at another of the Starlight Production events, The RUN WILD Weekend from Friday 16 to Sunday 18 July 2021.

A Birding Weekend With James Rawdon

SPONSORED: After the huge successes of the last two Starlight Production Birding Weekends with James Rawdon, Thanda Safari is pleased to welcome James back for a third Bird Ringing Weekend which will take place from Friday 25 to Sunday 27 June 2021.

A New Breed Of High-Flyers

From pups and ponies to pigs and peacocks, Nicci Collier takes a look at the burgeoning phenomenon of travelling with pets.

New Courtyard Hotel Waterfall City

New Courtyard Hotel Waterfall City is green and keen to welcome guests.

Festive Brunch Or Breakfast Now At City Lodge Hotel Group

City Lodge Hotel Group has started a new festive season tradition – the celebratory brunch or breakfast!

New Courtyard Hotel Waterfall City On Track For Early-2021 Opening

Construction of the new concept Courtyard Hotel Waterfall City is nearing completion, and the hotel is set to open in the first quarter of 2021.

Can The Tourism Industry Recover?

Business leaders within the tourism sector weigh in on how to successfully navigate the current COVID-19 crisis. By Ryland Fisher.

Liquid Assets

Elephants drink it, hippos live in it. Pleasure boats skim its surface and citizens rely on its life-giving flow. The mighty Zambezi is a force to be reckoned with, discovers Janine Stephen.

Seven Reasons To Love Lapalala Wilderness

Once you get your tongue around it, the name glides out like a lullaby – a sweet ululation that evokes the gentle spirit of this extraordinary landscape it describes. Keith Bainsings Lapalala’s praises.

Melt Down

A drive across frozen Lapland has Tom Eaton pondering the preciousness of our quickly-warming planet.

City Lodge Hotel Group – Interim Results

New catalysts are needed to improve the underperforming South African economy, says the City Lodge Hotel Group.