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Water Activities Resume in the Okavango Delta

All water activities have resumed at &Beyond Nxabega Camp, Xudum Lodge and Xaranna Camp.

By | June 3rd, 2016|Regional Update|0 Comments

&Beyond Air Transfer Update

Due to the rising water levels in the Okavango Delta, transfers to &Beyond’s Xaranna Okavango Delta Camp’s airstrip have been altered. Xaranna: Transfer to airstrip is by vehicle and takes 30 to 45 minutes Xudum: Transfer to Xaranna airstrip is by a 25 minute boat ride, followed by a 30 to 45 minute vehicle transfer

By | June 3rd, 2016|Regional Update|0 Comments

Kenya Airways New Route

Kenya Airways will be adding 3 weekly flights between Nairobi and Cape Town beginning July 2016, linking to Livingstone. This will make it the only carrier to offer a direct service between Cape Town and Livingstone.

By | June 3rd, 2016|Regional Update|0 Comments

Luxury & Adventure in Northern Kruger

Pafuri Camp is a 4 star property situated in the Makuleke Concession of the Northern Kruger National Park. About 7 hours away from Johannesburg, the lodge is accessible by road or charter flight. Although the trip can be made in one day, I would suggest breaking up the journey with an overnight stay in Tzaneen [...]

By | June 2nd, 2016|Educational Trips, Product Update|0 Comments

Sanctuary Chief’s Camp Reopens

The camp, which is Sanctuary Retreats’ flagship property, has been re-built to create a new, luxurious contemporary safari accommodation in one of the best locations in Africa. With 10 brand new stylish pavilions and a superb new suite - The Geoffrey Kent Luxury Suite - Sanctuary Chief’s Camp aims to set new standards in the [...]

By | June 2nd, 2016|Regional Update|0 Comments

Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel Upgrade

Rainbow Tourism Group, Zimbabwe, is in the process of upgrading Bulawayo Rainbow Hotel, and a new coffee shop has been added to the property. During the refurbishments the hotel will be replacing the old beds with new ones and adding mini-bar fridges to all the rooms as well as 107cm flat-screen televisions and new couches [...]

By | June 2nd, 2016|Regional Update|0 Comments

New Family Options in South Luangwa

Norman Carr Safaris, in Zambia’s South Luangwa National Park, has rebuilt two of its camps to accommodate families. Mchenja Luxury Bush Camp and Kakuli Bush Camp now each have two-bedroom, two-bathroom interconnecting family accommodation. The new rooms opened at the end of May and both have large decks with views across the Luangwa River. These [...]

By | June 2nd, 2016|Regional Update|0 Comments

Sausage Tree Camp Completes Refurbishment

Sausage Tree Camp, in Lower Zambezi National Park, Zambia, has undergone refurbishments during the off season. A complete rebuild of the front of house dining, bar, and deck area, which now includes the addition of a lounge, has been completed. The reed walls of guest rooms have been replaced with canvas walls. In addition, a [...]

By | June 2nd, 2016|Regional Update|0 Comments

Block Out Schedule Update

Please be advised that the following tour departure dates have been blocked, as we have reached maximum numbers: TIRI-S - departure on 31 October, 21 November 2016 and 24 April 2017 (including all Private Tours) TISD 07 - departure on 31 October, 21 November 2016 and 24 April 2017 (including all Private Tours) TISD 01 [...]

By | June 1st, 2016|Product Update|0 Comments

BON Hotels Acquires First Game Lodge

BON Hotels has taken over the Shishangeni Private Game Lodge after lengthy negotiations. The lodge is situated on a 15 000 hectare private concession of the Kruger National Park and will be rebranded as Shishangeni by BON Hotels. With a total of 63 units, the lodge can accommodate up to 106 guests at full occupancy. [...]

By | June 1st, 2016|Product Update|0 Comments