South Africa

A little piece of paradise at Mosaic Lagoon Lodge on the Whale Coast

May 20, 2021


Mosaic Lagoon Lodge

Nestled between the Indian Ocean and the towering mountains of the Southern Cape, lies an ecological gem: Mosaic Lagoon Lodge.

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South Africa and Stories from Africa

A Night in the City at the Cape Milner

Jun 14, 2021


A Night in the City at the Cape Milner Hotel

Explorer Safari travel planner Shanaaz recently visited The Cape Milner Hotel, which is situated in Cape Town’s Tamboerskloof district, and which enjoys views of iconic Table Mountain.

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Botswana, Kenya, Luxury Experiences, Namibia, Safari, South Africa, Stories from Africa, Tanzania, and Zambia

An expert’s guide to safaris in Africa: interview with Lauren Maker from Explorer Safari

Jun 22, 2020


Safari Q&A With Lauren Maker

At Explorer Safaris, our deep love for Africa informs everything we do. Which is why our team travels far and wide across the continent in search of incredible places to stay and unforgettable activities, so that our recommendations are backed up by first-had experience.

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South Africa and Stories from Africa

Discover the Zeitz MOCAA Museum, Cape Town

Oct 14, 2019


Discover the Zeitz MOCAA Museum, Cape Town - Explorer Safari

Walking from one exhibition to the next and experiencing the exciting art, sculpture and moving images, you will feel like you have been transported into another time zone.

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Destinations, South Africa, and Travel Tips

Explore the Garden Route in South Africa

Jul 17, 2019


Explore the Garden Route in South Africa

Keen on scenic coastal roads and forest adventures? Get to know the Garden Route and let’s get exploring!

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South Africa, Stories from Africa, Travel Tips, and Wildlife & Birdlife

Exploring the spectacular Cape Town Peninsula

Jun 28, 2021


The Cape Peninsula - Explorer Safar

Without a doubt, the spectacular Cape Peninsula is an adventure worth undertaking. Explorer Travel Planner Lauren takes us through her favourite spots.

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Food & Wine, Luxury Experiences, South Africa, and Stories from Africa

Exploring the Werf Restaurant: Cape Winelands

Oct 3, 2019


Exploring the Werf Restaurant - Explorer Safari

For team Explorer Safari, we love discovering innovative dining experiences that take the simple joy of eating to gastronomic new levels.

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Luxury Experiences, Safari, South Africa, and Stories from Africa

Kids on safari – a review of Kwandwe Ecca Lodge

May 15, 2020


Kwandwe Kids on Safari

Set in the heart of the Eastern Cape’s Kwandwe Private Game Reserve, Ecca Lodge offers breathtaking views onto an escarpment of steep shale cliffs. This Big 5 reserve is situated close to Grahamstown in a malaria-free area and is perfect for families with children.

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Luxury Experiences, Safari, South Africa, Top/Featured Item, and Wildlife & Birdlife

Luxury Guide to the Kruger Park

Aug 26, 2019


Luxury Guide to the Kruger Park - Explorer Safari

Famous the world over for its fantastic wildlife safaris and regular sightings of the illustrious Big 5 (lion, leopard, buffalo, elephant and rhino), the Kruger Park in South Africa is often the first-choice safari destination for both new and repeat travelers.

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Food & Wine, Luxury Experiences, South Africa, Stories from Africa, and Travel Tips

My Favourite Romantic Cape Town Experiences

Nov 27, 2020


My Favourite Romantic Cape Town Experiences

Cape Town is a smorgasbord of some of the most romantic experiences in South Africa. Wrapped around in mountains and turquoise sea, Cape Town is full of surprises, adventure and relaxation.

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Botswana, Kenya, Luxury Experiences, Namibia, Romantic Safaris, South Africa, and Tanzania

Our Top 5 Most Romantic Destinations in Africa

Feb 24, 2021


Our Top 5 Most Romantic Destinations in Africa

Africa is the perfect place for a dreamy honeymoon or romantic getaway. It’s also ideal for a naturally socially distanced holiday, where all you need to focus on is sharing your days with your loved one and nights under the African night sky.

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Botswana, Kenya, Luxury Experiences, Namibia, Safari, South Africa, Travel Tips, and Zambia

The evolution of safari: what’s your safari style?

Jan 15, 2020


The Evolution of Safari

Going on safari in Africa is an adventure. It’s an exciting way to experience the sights, sounds and fascinating wildlife of Africa.

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Adventure and South Africa

Top 10 Adventures in Cape Town & the Western Cape

Nov 12, 2019


Top 10 Adrenalin Activities in Cape Town - Explorer Sasfari

Adventurous travelers looking for an adrenalin fix in Cape Town will happily discover that South Africa’s Mother City is more than just a pretty face.

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Luxury Experiences, Safari, and South Africa

Top 5 Romantic Lodges for a Honeymoon Safari in South Africa

Feb 14, 2020


Top 5 Romantic Lodges & Camps for a Honeymoon in Africa

Indulge in candlelit dinners for two on a private beach or sleep beneath the stars in a luxury treehouse. Whether you’re making your first memories together as a married couple or celebrating your wedding anniversary, take your pick from the best honeymoon destinations in South Africa.

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Botswana, Kenya, Namibia, Safari, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe

What’s the Best Safari in Africa?

Dec 11, 2018


Herd of hippos in the water with people in canoes behind - Explorer Safari

With half a continent at your disposal, where do you start? Which is the best safari in Africa for you? Not all safaris are created equal.

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