Zimbabwe’s Afronomads and their journey to revolutionize African Travel

30th September 2020 BY Gerald Muchandiona

Travelling has always been one of those activities which brings the unexpected, unforgettable and intimate experiences. Dalai Lama once said that at least once in a year one should go someplace you have never been before. Personally travel is my unconventional massage for the soul. It has always been viewed as one of those undertakings that waters the garden of…

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Here’s Why & When You Should Visit Kruger National Park

8th August 2019 BY Ivis Ngwenya

Kruger National Park is one of Africa’s largest and one of the worlds most famous and greatest game reserves ever! If you haven’t heard of it, you’ve been living under a rock for your entire life. It’s high density of wild animals includes all of Africa’s iconic safari species – elephant, lion, leopard, cheetah, rhino, buffalo, giraffe, hippo and zebra.…

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Why Visit Durban

21st May 2019 BY Ivis Ngwenya

Known as South Africas “friendliest city” Durban has to be one of South Africa’s best quest secrets! To me it is the middle man between Joburg and Cape Town, it’s a laid back yet busy city that is not too expensive. Durban combines an exciting mix of urban Afro- Indian culture and is slowly but surely becoming the place to…

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Seychelles; The Paradise Island

26th March 2019 BY Ivis Ngwenya

Not many people know this (which is extremely surprising to me but then again I pride myself in knowing a lot about my home continent) but Africa is surrounded by a number of breathtakingly beautiful Islands – there is more to it than the big 5 and safari trips! Today I’m bringing you everything you need to know about the…

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Checkout Africa’s Most Luxirious Safaris

4th December 2017 BY checkoutafrica

In recent years, the African safari experience has been dialled up to levels of high extravagance. We’re not talking about the “Big Five” beasts — lion, leopard, elephant, rhino, buffalo — that people pay top dollar to see. We’re talking about the accommodation. For those with budgets as grand as the sweeping plains of southern and eastern Africa, exploring the wilderness needn’t…

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Zanzibar: A Paradise & Culture Fusion in 8 Days

1st December 2017 BY Tapiwa Lynn Mercedes Carvalho

“The culture and traditions of Zanzibar in 8days.” A trip to Zanzibar, one of the most exotic places that holds some sort of mystery. Zanzibar proved to be the unexpected. I thought it as paradise but quickly learned that paradise was just at my hotel resort and the real reality of Zanzibar was just outside the hotel gate. My trip…

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Together as African’s we can accomplish more than we thought possible

17th November 2017 BY Ruvimbo Togara

  Photographed by Ruvimbo Togara Together as Africans, we can achieve great things. Things that we never thought would be possible. When we unite and support one another we have the power to unlock dreams and unlock purpose. When life gives you blessings, accept them wholeheartedly, this is a lesson I’m learning daily. You’re probably wondering how what I’ve just…

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10 Luxury Hotels in Africa

1st November 2017 BY checkoutafrica

Africa is typically associated with the world’s wildest places, yet this continent is also home to some spectacular hotels that can easily be described as among the most elegant and luxurious in the world. The following luxury hotels are well-worth visiting when you want accommodations that are unrivalled in terms of beauty and services. 1. Palais Namaskar, Marrakech, Morocco Bathed…

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Okavango Safari Lodge – Okavango Delta, Botswana

2nd January 2017 BY checkoutafrica

  A small boutique luxury hotel was recently completed in Okavango Delta, Botswana.  The Okavango Delta is considered one of the seven natural wonders of the African continent. The contemporary design was inspired by the pangolin, an inhabitant of the area that is also called the African armadillo. The curves and roofing of the structure resembles the hard carapace of…

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