Cape Town's De Waterkant Village courtesy of 17 on Loader Guest House

LGBT Travelers on Safari

When planning an international trip, it’s always a good idea to get familiarized with the local laws and customs of your specific travel destination. Accordingly, members of the LGBT community traveling to Africa should be aware of local attitudes towards same-sex couples in various countries. Some regions in Africa will welcome LGBT tourists with open arms while other places maintain distinctly less progressive stances towards gay and lesbian rights. South Africa Part...
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Why Kenya is an Ideal Destination for a Family Safari

Kenya is a superb African destination thanks to the diverse array of activities it has to offer families. This country boasts a plentiful population of elephant, lion, buffalo, leopard, and rhinoceros for your family to behold. Additionally, children of all ages are welcome at most safari camps throughout Kenya. The game viewing experience at many of these lodges includes transportation that’s provided in closed minibuses made with roof viewing hatches. This type of...
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Top 3 Countries for an African Honeymoon

  Top 3 Countries for an African Honeymoon: Botswana, South Africa, and Zambia   A honeymoon safari in Africa is indeed the ideal fusion of romance and adventure. Since the continent of Africa is such a large place with five geographic areas, it can be quite the daunting task to narrow down a list of potential destinations for your dream honeymoon. We’re going to make this easier for you by recommending our top 3 countries for a safari honeymoon experience...
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African woman doing laundry

Laundry Services at Safari Camps and Lodges

  Packing all the right essentials for your safari involves choosing lightweight clothing that will compactly fit inside a carry-on bag, preferably a duffle bag. Less is more when packing, but you may be worried that you’re not taking enough clothing with you to last the whole trip if you’re only bringing enough to fit inside a carry-on bag. But what should you do about laundry during your safari adventure? Rest assured that dirty clothing shouldn’t be an issue...
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