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A Year of Indulgence

Do you have an appetite for a culinary discovery? Thirsty for new gourmet creations? Hungry for creative new concepts? Then South Africa is your destination. A culinary melting pot of master pieces influenced by a myriad of fantastic cooking cultures that result in some of the world’s finest restaurants and most brilliant chefs. South Africa […]

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In Search of Hidden Gems

For this year of indulgence we have chosen to take you on a gastronomic journey orientated around some of the most talented Chefs of the continent.  Some of the chefs featured on the itinerary of the month are known worldwide and have a long-term reputation. But let us not forget that the New Year is […]

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Constance Belle Mare Plage or the art of perfection

  While finding any type of accommodation on the Internet these days is just a matter of a few clicks – finding one that will satisfy all your needs and embody the well-earned holiday you have been dreaming of is another thing There are very few resorts that can pride themselves in being able to […]

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The Best of Mauritius

  Food Mauritian food is one of the prime examples of Creole cuisine blending three great world cuisines namely Chinese, French and Indian in one beautiful marriage of dishes filled to the brim with intense flavours and fragrant aromas! Think Chinese Chow mein with Mauritian style seafood and fresh fish full of taste and texture […]

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Treasures and Rum in Paradise

We all know that moment when we turn on the radio and come across the new cover version of an old song. Often we enjoy these cover versions of an old favourite – it brings back the memories we connect to the song and the feelings we associated with it – here at Travel by […]

The Trogon House and Forest Spa

How can you Make a Teenager Happy?

Growing up in a large Italian family I know what it means when you struggle to keep your children and especially teenagers entertained on a holiday – but luckily for you that is where we come in! We put together a great adventurous holiday for you and your family that will be just as appetising […]

Pamushana Lodge - Zimbabwe

Singita: Lodges for Children’s Happiness

You love travelling, discovering new amazing destinations? You are curious of everything and you love nature and wilderness? So welcome in Africa! Only problem which wouldn’t be one, you have children. Yes, as you may know, some of the top range accommodations do not accept them. But, should you sacrifice your desire of making a […]

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The Strangest Namibia

It might be a mirage or a ghost ship. Laid down on the sand, where the desert meets the ocean, is a cargo boat that ended up on Namibia’s shore a few years ago. It has started its long desintegration by oxidation, like hundreds of others along the atlantic coast. Half immersed, or eaten by […]

Medjumbe Island Twiin Room

The Furthest of Mozambique

What comes to your mind when I tell you “furthest”? Boring, farm, no network, no social media? Then you think about it once again, some other words come to mind like silence, relaxation, intimacy and heaven on earth. To put it in a nutshell, I would say: Anantara Medjumbe island Resort & Spa in Mozambique! […]

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The Highest Point of Lesotho

How about ending up at the highest point of Africa? I did it! Here are the details. My travel log – Take the height! In order to gain height, I headed to the Lesotho. This country, named “A Kingdom in the sky” and known for its mountainous landscapes, lies at more than 1400 meters above sea […]