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#1/61
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5
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Destination: Cape Town
Whether you're an adrenaline junkie or a full-on foodie, Cape Town's got you covered... read more »
#2/61
Rating:
5
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Soaring above Tanzania's Massai Steppe, Mount Meru is reputed to be a more exhilarating climb than nearby Kilimanjaro. We tackled the challenge of trekking to its snow dusted summit.... read more »
#3/61
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5
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Cape Town boasts its own Big Five to rival those of the South African bush. Baboons, dassies, penguins, seals and even Great White sharks can be seen in and around the city boundaries... read more »
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Rating:
5
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Destination: Marrakech, Essaouira
Trip type: Road Trip, Winter Sun
From laidback beaches to the chaotic hubbub of Marrakech, the majesty of the Atlas Mountains and the lonely Sahara, Morocco has everything you could wish for in a road trip destination... read more »
#5/61
Rating:
4.75
(4 comments)
Destination: Fes
The Moroccan sacred city of Fez is the unlikely setting for some sinfully luxurious accommodation - its traditional riads (boutique hotels) are great places to stay. Here are five of the best... read more »
#6/61
Rating:
4.5
(7 comments)
Destination: Coffee Bay, South Africa
Trip type: Activity, Beach, Cultural
Whilst travelling through South Africa on the Baz Bus we took a trip to Coffee Bay on the 'Wild Coast' and spent 3 days of fun there, making friends, experiencing culture and taking life as it came...... read more »
#7/61
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Travelling alone in South Africa could not be easier. Using the Baz Bus route for backpackers, I visited Johannesburg, Kruger National Park, Swaziland, Durban, Lesotho and the Drakensburg Mountains... read more »
#8/61
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5
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If it's summer in Cape Town, then think "picnics". You don't even need to pack your own hamper. Here's where to go to set down your rug... read more »
#9/61
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
Destination: Marrakech
Trip type: Short Break
Marrakech has become a fashionable luxury destination, all boutique riads and fancy Moroccan cuisine. But you can still enjoy it on a budget, just as the hippies who flocked here in the Sixties did... read more »
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Rating:
4.5
(4 comments)
Destination: Marrakech
If shopping's your thing, then head to Marrakech, where bartering for a bargain is an ancient art form. You can shop till you drop and then recharge in one of the city’s boutique riads... read more »
#11/61
Rating:
4.4
(5 comments)
Destination: Cape Town
Where African Jackass Penguins play among Southern Right Whales. Where the Atlantic meets the Indian Oceans. Where fine foods accompany fine wines. Where old meets new. Where else but Cape Town?... read more »
#12/61
Rating:
4.5
(3 comments)
Destination: Senegal
Trip type: Cultural, Winter Sun
The tranquillity of this island is haunted by the story of one of the worst crimes ever committed against humanity - slavery. Makes an ideal daytrip to visit museums or longer for a relaxing holiday... read more »
#13/61
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Livingstone
Trip type: Adventure
Most people visit Zambia solely to experience the magnificent Victoria Falls, but it has many other charms worth discovering... read more »
#14/61
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Destination: Sharm El-Sheikh
Trip type: Beach, Winter Sun
When you're looking for somewhere to soak up the sun, without splashing too much cash, the Red Sea resort of Sharm el Sheikh in Egypt is perfect... read more »
#15/61
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Trip type: Adventure
Namibia’s Etosha National Park is one of Africa’s most magical game reserves - but the real action starts after the sun dips. See you at the waterhole...... read more »
#16/61
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
Amazing wildlife, unlimited adrenaline activities, not to mention the best views of the world's largest waterfalls. Why not give Zimbabwe a chance?... read more »
#17/61
Rating:
4.5
(2 comments)
The dramatic World Heritage Site of Tsingy Bemarara in Madagascar is one of the most unique landscapes in the world... read more »
#18/61
Rating:
4.2
(7 comments)
Whether you are seven or 70, I defy you not to be swept away by seeing African wildlife where it should be, in the wild. Tanzania is the perfect place to spot animals you have only dreamt of seeing... read more »
#19/61
Rating:
4
(1 comment)
Camping in the middle of the Tanzanian Serengeti with nothing but a thin canvas between you and who-knows-what is beyond exciting... read more »
#20/61
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Destination: Isalo
Trip type: Activity, Adventure, Eco
No pay, no news, no reviews. ... read more »
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