Remembering Wildlife

Remembering Wildlife By Sarah Kingdom on Apr 26, 2022 in Africa, Books, Regions, Travel Equipment, Travel Literature Margot Raggett gave up a career as CEO of a London PR company and went to Africa to follow her love of wildlife photography. But her path changed in 2014, when she was in Kenya and came across […]

Lusaka, Zambia… what, why and where

Lusaka, Zambia… what, why and where By Sarah Kingdom on Mar 31, 2022 in Accommodation, Africa, Hotels, Regions, Resorts, Zambia Zambia is one of the most beautiful, friendly, diverse and unspoilt countries on the African continent. For most travelers Zambia is best known as home to the majestic Victoria Falls and its many sensational National […]

Exploring Zanzibar… sea, sand and spices

Exploring Zanzibar… sea, sand and spices By Sarah Kingdom on Mar 15, 2022 in Accommodation, Africa, Hotels, Regions, Resorts, Tanzania The name Zanzibar evokes images of a tropical paradise, with picturesque islands, white sand beaches, shimmering turquoise waters, beautiful sunsets, and palm trees swaying in the ocean breeze. Indeed the island is all that, but […]

Messing about in boats… a safari with a difference

Messing about in boats… a safari with a difference By Sarah Kingdom on Feb 08, 2022 in Adventure Travel, Africa, Botswana, Cruises & Boat Travel, Namibia, Regions, Speciality Travel, Zambia, Zimbabwe There are more than 150 tripoints in the world but only one international quadripoint, and here we were, perched precariously, in the top of […]

Sustainable safaris in South Luangwa

Sustainable safaris in South Luangwa By Sarah Kingdom on Jan 17, 2022 in Adventure Travel, Africa, Featured, Regions, Speciality Travel, Zambia We’re drinking our morning coffee, still rubbing the sleep from our eyes, when we spot two male lions, lying high up on the bank, on the other side of the Luangwa River. It’s hard […]

Visiting Northern Botswana in style

Visiting Northern Botswana in style By Sarah Kingdom on Dec 28, 2021 in Africa, Botswana, Regions It’s 3am and I’m sleeping soundly in my tent. I use the word tent advisedly, this is not some derisory Boy Scout number, this is a palatial affair, with wardrobes, desk, sofa, huge king size bed, ensuite bathroom and […]

Why De Hoop Nature Reserve, near Cape Town, should be on your radar

Why De Hoop Nature Reserve, near Cape Town, should be on your radar By Sarah Kingdom on Dec 21, 2021 in Accommodation, Africa, Attractions, Going Out, Hotels, Regions, South Africa De Hoop Nature Reserve, just three hour’s drive from Cape Town, on the southernmost tip of Africa, is somewhere that should be on every nature […]

6 of the best and most luxurious places to stay in Cape Town

6 of the best and most luxurious places to stay in Cape Town By Sarah Kingdom on Dec 15, 2021 in Accommodation, Africa, Hotels, Regions, South Africa Cape Town, what’s not to Love about this beautiful city? The magic combination of picturesque ocean views and a spectacular mountain backdrop. With its incredible natural beauty and […]

9 fantastic things to do in Livingstone, at the Victoria Falls

9 fantastic things to do in Livingstone, at the Victoria Falls By Sarah Kingdom on Nov 27, 2021 in Adventure Travel, Africa, Family Travel, Leisure Travel, Regions, Speciality Travel, Zambia The Victoria Falls is the result of thousands of years of erosion. The Zambezi River, flowing across a basalt plateau in ancient times, found cracks […]