Category Archives: Top Attractions

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Drakensberg

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 […]

Activités Sun City

News from Sun City

My dearest granny, Forgive me if I have not written sooner, but I didn’t have time for myself since we’ve been arrived in South Africa. After Cape Town, the Garden Route and the Kruger Park, we settled down yesterday in Sun City. Mum demanded to come here so she wouldn’t have to take care of […]

Humewood golf course garden route

3 great golf courses

The Garden Route area is blessed with many world class golf courses set in the heart of the beautiful countryside. It’s a great opportunity to combine your favorite sport with a safari when traveling in South Africa. Oubaai Golf Course (18 holes) The dramatic Golf Clubhouse location overlooks the 16, 17 and 18th greens. Open […]

10 best kid’s activities in South Africa

It’s never easy to find kids activity while you are travelling. XO Africa has done the job for you. Here is our  bucket list : The Two Oceans Aquarium The southern tip of the African continent is the meeting place of two mighty and bountiful oceans, the Indian and the Atlantic. The Two Oceans Aquarium […]

Sossusvlei Namibia

Sossusvlei, a world apart

It is the ultimate desert retreat for guests seeking adventure, solitude or nature in the spectacular backdrop of the Namib Desert. Activities ranging from balloon flights to game drives, horseback trails, sunset walks, hikes and dinners in the bush ensure that there is never a dull moment, while rooms fitted with mini-bars, personal safes and […]

shark diving south africa

Unique & amazing face to face

Shark diving : the promise of the thrill is registered in the name of this unusual activity, believe me. Departure is based in Gaansbaai for this activity. Once the sharks are around, a specially designed, four-man shark cage that floats right below the surface, is lowered into the clear aquamarine waters. Divers with at least […]