Luxury Travel – Cape Town to Cairo aboard Rovos Rail in 2014

You might think it a little early to start planning your 2014 luxury holiday, but if you want to be one of the special few to join Rovos Rail’s Ultimate African Experience from Cape Town to Cairo, now is the time to reserve your place aboard this exclusive five-star train. A 28-day expedition, which combines…

Five Hotels, Five Countries, Five Fabulous Holiday Destinations!

If you have left planning your summer holiday until the very last-minute, now is the perfect time to search through those shiny travel brochures or scour the internet for that special holiday you have been dreaming about since your last trip somewhere warm and exotic. With our busy lifestyles, it can be easy to put…

Hotel Star Ratings – What’s in a number?

Since the invention of Trip Advisor, it seems most of us would rather rely on the opinions of other travellers who have “been there, done that”, than the number of stars listed by a hotel name. Why, well, every country seems to have its own star rating system and what one country deems a four-star…

A Luxury Escorted Tour of South Africa

If you dream of visiting South Africa, taking in the ‘Mother City’ of Cape Town, the wine regions of Stellenbosch and Paarl, and a malaria free safari experience in the Eastern Cape, then one of the best ways to do so is with a luxury escorted tour. Grand tours of South Africa are widely promoted,…

May – the Perfect time to Travel

If you are one of many thinking about jetting off on holiday this May, then it seems you are in good company!  One of the best months of the year to take a long-haul trip abroad, May offers great weather both above and below the equator, and if you feel like heading somewhere south, you…

The Holiday of a Lifetime

What does “The holiday of a lifetime” mean to you?  For many it would be a trip to Australia taking in Ayres Rock, the Great Barrier Reef and Sydney Opera House, escaping to an unspoilt tropical island such as Bora Bora, or a fun-filled trip to the US, but for me personally, the holiday of…

Honeymoon in Paradise

Mauritius has long been a popular destination for honeymooners, what with its idyllic white sandy beaches, warm waters of the Indian Ocean, and numerous luxury hotels, and if you dream of visiting this exotic destination, then you will be pleased to know that it is now more accessible than ever before. Combining a trip to…

Escorted Holidays – What is included?

Escorted holidays to exotic destinations are now more popular than ever before, and if you dream of visiting faraway lands but worry about the language barriers, travelling alone, or are simply a little nervous to venture off into the unknown, then and escorted tour may be the perfect solution for you. While escorted tours of…