Dive in for Adventure on a Tahiti Vacation

Located in French Polynesia and home to the world’s second largest atoll, Rangiroa features a turquoise-coloured, infinitely deep lagoon, which offers dense underwater marine life. Renowned as one of the world’s greatest diving destinations, this island in Tahiti is perfect for adventure lovers and scuba divers.  A breathtaking array of large species await divers along […]

Elephants drinking from Okavango, Botswana

Africa Right Now Has No Crowds and Some Great Deals Available!

For determined travellers there has never been a better time to travel to Eastern and Southern Africa, thousands of miles from the Ebola-affected” areas of Western Africa. The masses are staying away in droves, while Globetrotters have seen a great opportunity. The well-travelled know Africa is one gigantic continent, not a tiny island, and Brazil and Spain are […]

Top 10 Places to Propose in Africa

A marriage proposal should be special, personal and above all romantic. Prince William proposed to Kate in Kenya, Sean and Charlize got engaged in Cape Town and Tiger Woods got engaged to Elin Nordegren on safari in South Africa (though perhaps that’s not a great example of the perfect couple!). The movie ‘Out of Africa’ […]

The Brilliance of the Fork-Tailed Drongo

One of our newest featured lodges, Elephant Eye in Hwange, Zimbabwe, shared this story of the very resourceful Fork-Tailed Drongo. One of their staff, Blessed Chalibamba, was working with a team undertaking controlled fire burning just outside the concession. (The fire burning promotes new vegetation which encourages more game). Just when they thought they had finished […]

Up, Up and Away on a Balloon Safari

No trip to the Serengeti or Masai Mara is complete without experiencing a balloon safari. This unique and spectacular experience offered in Tanzania and Kenya will live on in your memories forever. The adventure begins just before dawn and anticipation mounts as flames from the hot-air balloon burners light the darkness as the crew inflates […]