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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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, Luxury Experiences, and Safari

Our 5 Best Luxury Lodges in Okavango Delta, Botswana

Nov 4, 2020


Our Best 5 Luxury Lodges in Botswana’s Okavango Delta

Botswana offers one of Africa’s finest and most exquisite safari destinations to escape to and explore: the Okavango Delta. In an untouched ecosystem, the Delta is one of nature’s supreme masterpieces. This UNSECO World Heritage Site gives you ample opportunities to view the Big 5 (lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo and rhino) in a virtually untouched ecosystem.

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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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Kenya, Luxury Experiences, Tanzania, and Travel Tips

Our Top 5 Romantic Lodges in East Africa for 2022 Safari Travel

Jan 26, 2021


Our Top 5 Romantic Lodges in East Africa for 2021 Safari Travel

Safari destinations in East Africa offer the perfect backdrop to a romantic safari getaway. Whether you’re celebrating a special anniversary or enjoying that first blush of a honeymoon – these drop-dead gorgeous camps and lodges give you the ultimate ‘Out of Africa’ experience.

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Destinations, Kenya, Luxury Experiences, Safari, and Wildlife & Birdlife

Plan Your Masai Mara Safari

Jul 8, 2019


Wildebeest in Maasai Mara

Considered by many to be the best safari destination in Kenya, the Masai Mara is famous for the Great Wildebeest Migration, when massive herds of wildebeest make their way north across the golden savannah plains on their circular journey.

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Luxury Experiences and Safari

South Africa Safari Lodges: Our Top 5

Jan 14, 2019


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With some of the most diverse landscapes in Africa, from forests and mountains to Savannah, wildlife watching in South Africa is unbeatable. And with over 600 publicly owned reserves (including 19 national parks) and about 200 private reserves, you’re guaranteed to find your perfect safari in South Africa.

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Luxury Experiences, Safari, and Travel Tips

Take a Fine Food Safari through South Africa

Sep 6, 2019


Take a Fine Food Safari Through South Africa - Explorer Safari

Fondly referred to as “the Rainbow Nation,” it’s no surprise that South Africa’s melting pot of colorful cultures and contrasting landscapes has resulted in a destination that serves up some seriously tasty experiences for food travelers.

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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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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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