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October 8th 2021  |   Botswana, Wildlife Safaris  |  by   Alice Gully

A short break A few nights immersed in the Okavango Delta at a camp like Gomoti Plains, or for riders, at African Horseback Safaris, will leave you enriched and refreshed. One of the world's largest inland water systems, the Okavango Delta fans out across the dry desert sands in a ... Read more

October 8th 2021  |   Unique Experiences  |  by   Alice Gully

A short break For a fly and flop holiday to get a quick recharge of the batteries, change of scene and some uber pampering, we would recommend a four or five night stay at the magnificent Maia, a short drive from the international airport. Each private villa has stunning views ... Read more

October 8th 2021  |   Madagascar, Unique Experiences  |  by   Francis Naumann

Short trip Tsarabanjina is an idyllic island located in the Mitseo archipelago, about an hour and a half north of Nosy Be. This is barefoot luxury at its best; sand soft as icing sugar and sea water clear and warm.  The diving is exceptional, you can walk or snorkel around ... Read more

October 8th 2021  |   Wildlife Safaris, Unique Experiences, Zambia  |  by   Lucinda Rome

A short break If you have a short amount of time, head to the Lower Zambezi National Park for three or four nights. You will be immersed in a different, and strikingly beautiful world and feel a million miles from the stresses of everyday life. Wake up to the cry ... Read more

October 8th 2021  |   Unique Experiences, Mozambique  |  by   Richard Smith

Mozambique stretches from its northern border with Tanzania to its southern with South Africa. To its east is the Indian Ocean and the country boasts incredible beaches and marine wildlife all along its coast. It’s the south around Vilanculos that offers relatively easy access to the country’s own mainland coastline ... Read more

October 7th 2021  |   Unique Experiences  |  by   Charlotte Opperman

The first episode of The Mating Game, David Attenborough’s latest BBC wildlife series captured some intriguing details of, among others, the private lives of ostrich, zebra and topi.  The scenery where these antics were filmed is no less captivating with the spectacular plains of the Masai Mara and Serengeti on ... Read more

October 7th 2021  |   Wildlife Safaris, Unique Experiences  |  by   Charlotte Opperman

One of the most enjoyable parts of working at a bespoke safari company is talking to clients when they come home. These chats often last an hour or more and are real highlights of our job. It’s lovely to see photos and hear about unique animal interactions, as well as ... Read more

September 23rd 2021  |   Unique Experiences, Mauritius  |  by   Charlotte Opperman

With its swaying palms, idyllic hotels and turquoise seas, Mauritius is a sublime tropical paradise. We are delighted to report that from 1st October fully vaccinated guests can once again enjoy all her heavenly charms. The even better news is that several of our favourite hotels are offering some very ... Read more

September 20th 2021  |   Unique Experiences  |  by   Charlotte Opperman

A short break Kenya is perfect for a long weekend, with direct flights from Heathrow, swift internal connections and minimal time difference. Within 12 hours of leaving home you could be watching wildebeest cavorting across the plains in front of your tent at a camp like Mara Plains. Or, enjoying ... Read more

September 17th 2021  |   Maldives, Unique Experiences  |  by   Lucinda Rome

The Maldives comprises over 1,000 islands in the Indian Ocean, spread across 26 different coral atolls.  Many are uninhabited and each resort is located on an individual island.  If you are looking for warm seas, white sand beaches, superb accommodation, great diving, snorkelling and watersports, look no further - the ... Read more