Malaria Free Safaris: Where to Travel in South Africa

Travelling in Africa is incredible. It’s full to the brim with breathtaking vistas, unmatched landscapes, incredible animals, and mosquitoes. Yes, mosquitoes, but especially malaria, is a concern when travelling in Africa. Here we’ll look at a few places you can visit...
Romantic Xaranna Camp from the water

Elephant encounters in Moremi, Botswana

I don’t think anyone ever forgets the first time they see an African elephant. Is it the sheer size of them, or the way they move, their enormous strength or simply how quiet they can be that makes them one of the most riveting animals on earth to watch in the wild? I was taking...
Best safaris in East Africa

The Best Safaris in East Africa

Looking to regain your sense of wonder? Welcome to East Africa, where the jaw-dropping landscapes fight for attention with the huge numbers of wild animals marching across the plains. East Africa is uniquely African in a way that Northern and Southern Africa just aren’t....
Hunter's Country House

Best Places to Visit in South Africa This Summer

As the weather turns cooler in the Northern hemisphere, we in the South are eagerly looking forward to summer. While there are many reasons to visit South Africa at any time of the year, our summers really are spectacular and worth experiencing. Here are our best places to visit...

Visiting South Africa: What Not to Miss

In South Africa, we have a wealth of incredible natural beauty surrounding us. From the verdant Garden Route and the arid Karoo, to the Drakensburg, the Highveld and the Midlands — everywhere you turn there’s something to take your breath away. As a visitor to South Africa,...

How to Find the Best Value Safaris in South Africa

In SA there’s an abundance of safari holidays on our doorstep. No matter where you visit, an incredible experience is available nearby. Let’s have a look at our best value safaris in South Africa. Your experience will be as incredible, and much easier on the wallet. Best...

6 World Class African Safari Experiences For Your Bucket List

 World Class African Safari Experiences In ages past, a safari was a hunting expedition. Today, our modern world class African safari is designed to expose you to the wild wonder of seeing animals in their natural habitats. Experiencing that while living in the lap of luxury is...
Greatest Africa © Spier Hotel

Wine touring in the Cape winelands of South Africa

Why should this be on your bucket list? Over the last 20 years I’ve heard wine agents and importers, whose global expertise ranges from Burgundy to Barossa, Ribera del Duero to Russian River, mention that the Cape is the most stupendously glorious wine region of them all.....

Are you looking to safari near Cape Town?

Safari near Cape Town? Not as impossible as it sounds.. if you’ve got a couple of days to spare. There are a dozen or so safari destinations within a 3 hour drive from Cape Town (importantly, all malaria free), and one of the most luxurious is Sanbona Wildlife Reserve 5*....