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Top 3 tranquil One&Only Resorts in the continent

Soak up the tranquillity of private garden treatment spaces, and over-sized daybeds circling an adult-only lap pool. From the Mother City to Africa’s little miracle nation, our editor lets us in on the top 3 One&Only Resorts in the continent. …

A conscious high-end lodge coming soon in the Nambiti Game Reserve

The South African tourism industry has received a welcome boost from an international group of companies investing an estimated R200m to develop and operate a new luxury lodge in the Nambiti Big 5 Private Game Reserve, outside Ladysmith in Kwa…

Enjoy a stylish escape in Beijing’s countryside at Sunrise Kempinski Hotel

Sunrise Kempinski Hotel is located alongside the picturesque Yanqi Lake with magnificent views of Yanshan Mountain. When you see it for the first time, the building is so impressive that you are not even sure it is real! My first…

Kruger Shalati reintroduces the train on a historic bridge

Kruger Shalati is a perfect combination of the Kruger National Park’s natural splendours with well-deserved luxuries aboard a newly refurbished train that’s reminiscent of African excellence. Permanently stationed on the historically-rich Selati Bridge above the Sabie River, Kruger Shalati will…

Top 4 African safari excursions on a private jet

Let’s accept that Africa boasts the richest wildlife in the world. Travelling to this land is an enigmatic experience that rare a place can offer. It’s wildlife excursions, however, become a different experience altogether on a private jet charter. No…

Soneva Fushi Water Retreats are the largest in the world

Adding yet another facet to the original barefoot luxury resort, Soneva Fushi’s new Water Retreats are ready to welcome guests at the end of September. Reached by a gently curving jetty near Dolphin Beach, at the opposite end of the…

Wine culture emerges in Ghana

Wine lovers cultivate a love of wine through decades of sampling. But only a select few become serious connoisseurs. In the past, wine culture was insignificant in Accra. But, this is slowly changing. View this post on Instagram Have you…

Nigeria’s champagne consumption

French Champagne has categorically become the top alcoholic beverage of the elite in Nigeria; it has found its way into this chart as their consumption of the luxury drink has taken them there. In July 2015, at the luxury and…

A couple’s guide to Paris

The most romantic day to be with your partner is here. You guessed it right. Valentine’s Day..!!  Have you planned it well? Maybe not. That’s why you’ve landed here. Let’s venture through the city of love and doting, the burgh…

Ghana is being heralded as the next big tourist destination

When some of the most well-known faces from the African diaspora arrived for a recent vacation in Accra, Ghana, it looked like just another gathering of famous people. Actors including Idris Elba rubbed shoulders with supermodel Naomi Campbell, TV sports…