Zebra herd, antelopes and wildebeest at sunset in the savannah, Masai Mara, Kenya

Experience East Africa’s “Comeback Destination” on a Kenya Vacation

Despite numbers dipping over the past five years, Kenyan tourism is finally on the upswing. This makes 2017 an ideal time to head on a Kenya vacation or safari. Hotels, lodges, and tour providers are pulling out all stops to attract tourists to the country – meaning services are excellent, but prices haven’t risen as […]

Victoria Falls in the Morning Light, Zimbabwe Zambia

Zimbabwe Vacation As Told By a “Smooth Traveler”

Smooth Traveler blogger, Renée Gordon, from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, writes about her experience on a recent Zimbabwe vacation – arranged by Goway Travel. Renée has written a weekly travel column for the Philadelphia Sun Newspaper for the past 28 years and has published articles on local, national, and international travel in numerous publications. Renée has been […]

Belmond Eagle Island Lodge, Okavango, Botswana

Luxury Eco Accommodation Offered on a Southern Africa Safari

As ecotourism continues to grow worldwide, read below how Belmond was able to incorporate the building of their safari lodge with the surrounding nature of the Okavango Delta, in Botswana. You can enjoy this luxury accommodation on your Southern Africa safari. THE OKAVANGO DELTA, Africa’s largest and most spectacular oasis, fans out over floodplains, palm […]

Zebras and Wildebeests Walking Beside the Lake with Flamingos in the background in the Ngorongoro Crater, Tanzania

What is the Great Migration and When is the Best Time to Go On an East Africa Vacation?

The Great Migration is simply like nothing else on Earth. Perhaps you’ve seen the migration before on a Kenyan safari or you’ve only seen Disney’s The Lion King and wondered what a wildebeest stampede looked like for real. No matter your experience with African wildlife, the Great Migration will amaze you on your East Africa […]

Landscape in Serengeti Migration Camp, Tanzania

Enjoy a Sky Safari on Your East Africa Vacation, and See the “Tiny Five”

A sky safari may sound like an oxymoron, but when you consider the immense size of Tanzania and Kenya, it is a logical and time efficient way to cover the vast distances between iconic parks on your East Africa vacation. Northern Tanzania includes Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater, Tarangire National Park, and Lake Manyara National Park, while […]