Experiencing Zambia’s Zambezi River in style

Experiencing Zambia’s Zambezi River in style By Sarah Kingdom on Oct 05, 2022 in Accommodation, Africa, Attractions, Going Out, Hotels, Regions, Resorts, Zambia The intoxicating smell of wild jasmine fills the air, there’s a slight chill and mist rises from the river, as the sun peeps over the horizon the sky turns from pale grey, […]

Making memories in the Maldives

Making memories in the Maldives By Sarah Kingdom on Sep 12, 2022 in Accommodation, Asia, Hotels, Maldives, Regions, Resorts Strung across the equator, like a string of lustrous pearls in the azure waters of the Indian Ocean, the 1,192 islands of the Maldives extend more than 820 km from north to south, and 130 km […]

Zambia’s enchanting Kafue National Park

Zambia’s enchanting Kafue National Park By Sarah Kingdom on Sep 05, 2022 in Africa, Regions, Zambia There’s silence in the dining room, and around the dinner table only a quiet clinking and tinkling and scraping of cutlery, as we enjoy a delicious mushroom risotto. The dining room sits atop a a hill, looking eastward over […]

Happiness is Hermanus

Happiness is Hermanus By Sarah Kingdom on Aug 20, 2022 in Accommodation, Africa, Attractions, Going Out, Hotels, Leisure Travel, Regions, South Africa, Speciality Travel Meandering along a narrow stretch of land between the mountains, the spectacular sea cliffs and the Indian Ocean shoreline is Hermanus, surrounded on all sides by nature. This seaside town, south […]

Cape Town’s wonderful waterfront

Cape Town’s wonderful waterfront By Sarah Kingdom on Aug 14, 2022 in Accommodation, Africa, Going Out, Hotels, Regions, Restaurants, South Africa Cape Town is one of the most beautiful city destinations in the world. With Table Mountain towering behind and the vast Atlantic Ocean stretching out in front of it, this is a city that […]

Fabulous Franschhoek

Fabulous Franschhoek By Sarah Kingdom on Aug 07, 2022 in Accommodation, Africa, Hotels, Regions, Resorts, South Africa It’s a damp, chilly afternoon. Ancient oak trees are depositing droplets of water on the ground outside. But we are cosy and warm at Franschhoek’s La Motte wine estate, and sampling a selection of the estate’s award-winning wines, […]

Perfect Paternoster

Perfect Paternoster By Sarah Kingdom on Jul 31, 2022 in Africa, Regions, South Africa It’s Sunday morning and we’re out kayaking, just off Paternoster, one of the oldest fishing villages on the west coast of South Africa. The water is crystal clear. Huge smooth, grey boulders loom above us, covered in sea birds, all squawking […]

Zambia's beautiful Bangwelu Wetlands

Zambia’s beautiful Bangwelu Wetlands By Sarah Kingdom on Jul 27, 2022 in Africa, Regions, Zambia The sun peeks over the horizon, turning the sky from grey to a pale pink. We stand, shivering slightly, in the early morning air. Before us, on the floodplain, are thousands of beautiful, endemic, Black Lechwe, barely visible through the […]

Exploring The Okavango Panhandle – where the desert neets The Delta

Exploring The Okavango Panhandle – where the desert neets The Delta By Sarah Kingdom on Jun 06, 2022 in Africa, Botswana, Regions From sparkling, silent waterways, papyrus swamps and lagoons carpeted with waterlilies, to the mythology and mystery of ancient rock paintings, Botswana’s Okavango Panhandle is a magical place to visit. Having spent some time […]