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Planning a trip to Africa? I have visited Africa more times than I can count – alas some of them before I started writing this travel blog so not all my trips are represented. But here’s what you can find in my Africa Travel Blog

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If you’re looking at going on Safari check on my Safari Packing List and the best camera for safari.

For a luxurious experience in Africa read my posts on African Spas and Honeymooning in Africa.

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If you’re planning a trip to Cape Town don’t miss my post on the amazing Stellenbosch Wineries. And head a bit further along the coast for some jaw-dropping Whale Watching in Hermanus.

Finally, for sand dunes as far as the eye can see, the second biggest canyon after the Grand Canyon and some great game viewing go no further than the amazing Namibia.

 

29 Best Africa Landmarks (2022) I How Many Do You Know?

Africa is a melting pot of culture, diversity, and exquisite landscapes. From the rolling hills of Cape Town’s coast in South Africa to the lush bush and abundant wildlife of Botswana’s Okavango Delta. The vast continent of Africa is populated with many natural and manmade wonders. The continent comprises 57 countries and 144 UNESCO World …

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Africa Honeymoon Ideas – Your Complete Guide

For many people, the perfect way to kick off a life together is to have an adventure on their honeymoon. Africa is the perfect place. From the Okavango Delta to Victoria Falls, from scuba diving to walking safaris, an African honeymoon has it all. And one of the best honeymoon destinations in Africa is south …

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4 Best African Spa Experiences and Top Spa Tips

Africa and Safari mean animals and game drives. Camouflage clothes. Big camera lenses. Sundowners with a gin and tonic… This is absolutely still the case but safari reserves in africa are now offering so many more services. World-class chefs, walking safaris, chances to spend time with the local community, learning first hand about conservation, luxury …

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Ultimate Guide to Whale Watching Hermanus (2022) – What You Need to Know Before You Go

Hermanus is a lovely coastal area of South Africa about a 90-minute drive from Cape Town. It is the home of the Southern Right Whales from June to December which is the best time for whale watching in Hermanus South Africa. The whales migrate from the Antarctic around June for mating and breeding. The area …

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7 Wine Tours Stellenbosch (2022): Leave the Car at the Hotel

South African wine is world-renowned. The majority of its wine production and of its wine farms are near Cape Town. There are four main wine areas in South Africa: Constantia, Paarl, Worcester, and lovely Stellenbosch. Stellenbosch is just 50km East of Cape Town. It is located at the bottom of the Stellenbosch mountains and has …

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7 Best Camera for Safari Options (2022) & Safari Phone Photography Guide

As a keen photographer and lover of an African safari, I am often asked for advice on what is the best camera for safari and can you get a decent photo on safari with a phone. A good camera for safari will require some investment and can be well worth it if you develop a …

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Self Drive Namibia (2022): 10 night Itinerary for Boutique Hotel Lovers

Namibia is a country of jaw-dropping beauty – I was particularly blown away by its extraordinary colours and by its size. This African country reminded me very much of my home country, Australia. This is unsurprising considering that after Australia, Namibia Africa is the least populated country per square foot in the world! Namibia has …

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