Special Offers

for those dreamers

Fundu Lagoon – Stay Seven, Pay Four

Fundu Lagoon – Stay Seven, Pay Four

Fundu Lagoon is running a fantastic special offer for the 2015/2016 season. Stay for seven nights and only pay for four. This amazing offer is subject to availability. Terms and conditions apply. Get in touch with Sandi for more information. Have a look at what is waiting for you at Fundu Lagoon, Pemba Island… ©…

Special Offer – EU Resident Discounts

Special Offer – EU Resident Discounts

Special Offer If you reside in the Euro Monetary Union of the European Union Member States, here is an opportunity to get a 10% discount at any of the &Beyond safari lodges in Kenya and Tanzania. The small print: • This special offer is valid for travel between 01 July and 15 December 2015 and…

Honeymoon Special – Nkwichi Lodge

Honeymoon Special – Nkwichi Lodge

Looking for that perfect honeymoon? You wouldn’t want to overlook this special offer from Nkwichi Lodge… Brides stay at 50% on their honeymoon. Top five reasons to choose Nkwichi Lodge as your honeymoon destination: Lake of star’s bed on a deserted beach Candle-lit baths big enough for two Romantic dinners under the sparkling stars Pearly…

Experiences

from our specialists

Desroches fishing…To Fish Or Not To Fish

Desroches fishing…To Fish Or Not To Fish

I recently had a week’s sailing in the Seychelles. Being meant that most of the time we were far from the crowds surrounded by a balmy, turquoise aquarium the eye could see. This was my second sailing trip and I’m hooked – a life on the ocean wave is for me! But I digress… Space…

Elephant Pepper Camp

Elephant Pepper Camp

Luxurious safari tents, comfortable beds, a warm fire, hot chocolate, delicious afternoon teas, great fireside stories, wonderful sounds of the bush at night – Elephant Pepper Camp, in the Masai Mara, is without a doubt, one of the best camps I’ve been to in my nearly 22 years in this industry. It’s as if a…

Battlefield tours – 1869 Anglo Zulu Battles

Battlefield tours – 1869 Anglo Zulu Battles

Friends from Zambia were planning on a short visit to South Africa and suggested we had a weekend somewhere. Neither myself nor my friend are especially interested in history but our husbands are so we found ourselves at Fugitives Drift Lodge in Natal. Fugitives was built 25 years ago by David and Nicky Rattray ….

Kwandwe Private Game Reserve

Kwandwe Private Game Reserve

“Look at those elephants mum, they are so quiet, they look like ghosts in the moonlight.” This was my daughter and we were enjoying sundowners at Kwandwe Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape. The elephant would have gone unnoticed were it not for her sharp eyes in the fast dimming evening light. Kwandwe is ideal…

Samara Game Reserve – Home Away From Home

Samara Game Reserve – Home Away From Home

I have been exploring lodges and camps around Africa for most of my adult life but it is not often that I am made to feel completely at home. Samara Game Reserve, in the heart of the Karoo, South Africa is one such place. Perhaps it was the family dogs; the happy, smiling staff; perhaps…

Indaba; Sandi’s Experience

Indaba; Sandi’s Experience

This was my second Indaba only, even though I’ve been in this industry for over 21 years. Pulse Africa has the fabulous philosophy of growing their staff and keeping them in the sun and happy. Last year I hit the ground running after missing my evening flight (that bit about travel agents making the worst…

News

from our specialists

Blood Lions – documentary feature film.

Blood Lions – documentary feature film.

Sandy Wood joined 500 people on the 22nd July, including media, government representatives, conservation organisations and the general public, to view the premiere screening of BLOOD LIONS, a controversial documentary feature film that blows the lid off claims made by the predator breeding and canned hunting industries. “In terms of our strategy for the campaign…

Kenya Visa – New eVisa for Kenya

Kenya Visa – New eVisa for Kenya

With effect from 1st July 2015, your Kenya visa can be applied for online before arrival. There will be a grace period of two months (until the end of August 2015) during which time you can choose whether to obtain the eVisa online or obtain your visa at the port of entry. From the 1st…

Child Visa Requirements – Checklist App

Child Visa Requirements – Checklist App

Are you confused by the new visa requirements and regulations for children travelling into and out of South Africa? Drive South Africa has developed a useful app to check your visa requirements and walk you through the documents needed based on your individual circumstances.