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#21/159
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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 »
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5
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Destination: Fes
Trip type: Cultural, Short Break
There's more to Morocco than Marrakech. Fes is largely ignored by British tourists, yet spending a few days here is a fascinating experience, like travelling back in time to the Middle Ages... read more »
#23/159
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5
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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 »
#24/159
Rating:
5
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Destination: Mombasa
Trip type: Beach, Spa
African sunshine, delicious food and a world-class spa – the Serena Beach resort, near Mombasa, is great for a beach holiday or as an add-on to a Kenyan safari trip... read more »
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Rating:
5
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Trip type: Adventure
Take the flight of your life and experience a unique safari in the Namibian skies. This exclusive trip gives access to one of the wildest and most remote landscapes on the planet... read more »
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Destination: Mossel Bay
Trip type: Activity
Lace up a pair of boots for some rewarding walking along South Africa’s beautiful Oystercatcher Trail. Champagne and oysters included...... read more »
#27/159
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5
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If you're looking for the perfect honeymoon destination, it's hard to top the Seychelles, where the beaches are drop-dead gorgeous and the seas really are as turqoise as the brochures promise... read more »
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From white sandy beaches and Dead Sea spas to moving Biblical sites and thrilling desert treks, the Promised Land promises an adventure for every visitor... read more »
#29/159
Rating:
5
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Destination: Namibia, Otjiwarongo
Trip type: Activity, Adventure
Who needs breakfast at Tiffany's when you can have brunch with cheetahs? At Okonjima in Namibia, you can see these elegant creatures at close quarters and witness wildlife conservation at work... read more »
#30/159
Rating:
5
(1 comment)
There may be over 440 Kalahari lions in South Africa and Botswana's Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, but they proved elusive for much of our stay. Luckily, other wildlife was far more obliging...... read more »
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Rating:
5
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Destination: Cape Town
Trip type: Short Break
There are two waterfronts in Cape Town, and one is definitely more exciting than the other... read more »
#32/159
Rating:
4.5
(10 comments)
Destination: Tangier
Trip type: Short Break
Hire a local guide to help you navigate the medina, sleep in a converted riad, enjoy Tangier cooking at its finest and sample the mint tea in legendary cafés... read more »
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4.5
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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 »
#34/159
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 »
#35/159
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 »
#36/159
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 »
#37/159
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 »
#38/159
Rating:
4.666665
(4 comments)
Namibia is a country of extreme wild beauty, unique landscapes and, of course, wildlife. But it’s not all about the big five; Namibia is where the desert comes alive – if you know where to look...... read more »
#39/159
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 »
#40/159
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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 »
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