Features - Africa

weekend away - Cape Town

Cape Town has recently been on the receiving end of a string of travel accolades proclaiming it one of the world’s top cities to visit. The ‘Mother City’ is renowned for its natural beauty, outdoor pursuits, fine dining, and cultural attractions, but many don’t realise that wildlife-watching possibilities also abound on the continent’s southwestern tip.

weekend away - Djibouti

Only a two-hour drive from Djibouti city youll find yourself in the midst of an impressive landscape, surrounded by a volcanic backdrop, salt lakes, and lava fields.

Articles - Africa

weekend away - Wonchi Crater Lake

A pleasant drive west of Addis Ababa, Wonchi crater lake offers panoramic views from the cone’s expansive rim and serene, secluded paths that wind through its verdant interior .

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weekend away - The Drakensberg

It's a picky traveller who can't find something to adore about South Africa's Drakensberg Mountains, a collection of 3,000 m-high peaks forming a natural border around landlocked Lesotho.

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weekend away - Alexandria

Escape to Alexandria, a timeless metropolis that lives in the present, and discover why a trip to Egypt’s second city makes for a first-rate weekend away.

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weekend away - Satao Camp, Tsavo East National Park

Five hours’ drive from Nairobi, Satao Camp is a small oasis of green in semi-desert Tsavo East National Park, with a waterhole that is visited by large herds of wildlife.

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