Ashley van Schalkwyk gets to snoop around a grand hotel for an afternoon I had an odd voyeur-like feeling when given a guided tour of one of Cape Town’s premier hotels. Looking through the cupboards, checking the mattresses for firmness, moving through the halls… it definitely felt like Goldilocks territory.
This romantic journey starts at a riverside retreat bordering Chobe National Park. Enjoy sunset boat cruises on the Chobe River, sipping on cocktails while watching hippos and elephants relish the water. A short-haul flight whisks you south to the lush wetlands of the Okavango Delta where you’ll spend two nights
This family South Africa tour starts in the fabulous Madikwe Game Reserve, a private wildlife sanctuary located in the malaria-free north of South Africa. Madikwe Safari Lodge is ideal for a family safari in South Africa, offering babysitting services and kids’ game drives. The Mother City will be your last
This luxury South Africa tour starts in Cape Town’s trendy Silo District, an architectural marvel in the V&A Waterfront. Your striking hotel was built in an old elevator portion of an historic grain silo complex above the celebrated Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa. Then you’ll move to a gorgeous