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Family Bucket List: andBeyond Phinda Homestead

Going “on safari” had never been on my bucket list. In fact, until I actually had the incredible, transformative opportunity to stay at andBeyond Phinda Private Game Reserve, a private big-five game reserve located a four-hour drive north of Durban in KwaZulu-Natal, I believed the closest to the African experience I’d ever have was on […]

South African Safaris to Explore

Checking off a bucket-list destination is an incredible opportunity for any family, but add a once-in-a-lifetime experience to it and you have yourself a dream vacation. Enter South African Safaris. Between spotting wildlife in its natural habitat, surrounded by wild landscape and stunning views, with accommodations teetering on rustic-meets-modern luxury, it’s no wonder safari vacations […]

Africa Travel With a Luxe Touch

For many of us, a family trip to Africa is at the top of our bucket list, especially if the idea of seeing lions, tigers and — well, maybe not bears, but a whole menagerie of other exotic animals in the wild. But if the idea of roughing it isn’t your style, you can enjoy […]

Relaxed Visas, New Hotels, Important Anniversaries Put South Africa Front and Center

The idea of a family vacation to South Africa may have been calling your name for some time — after all, 2019 marks the 25th anniversary of the end of Apartheid — but, until this year, the regulations and red tape for adults traveling with children have been off-putting. The good news is the country’s […]

Tour Lake Naivasha and Crescent Island

Visiting the vast, wild continent of Africa can take some planning. First, you need to narrow down the country and locale that best suits your family. For those who want to immerse themselves in the rugged-meets-luxury world that is Kenyan safari camps, Cruzeiro Safaris Kenya can help. Established in Kenya and opened in 2004, Cruzeiro […]

Royal Upgrades to South African Lodge

Lodging in the safaris of Africa is not like it used to be. Somehow, it’s even better. South African safari stays have been synonymous with lavish campsites and high-end services for years, creating a bit of competition in the field. As more 5-star campsites, rustic luxury lodges and glamping services arise, the need to compete […]