Womans Day 2017

Each year on Women’s Day we take time out of our schedules to spoil the women in our lives and appreciate everything they do for us.  In the spirit of women’s day, here are some random fun and probably true facts from “did you know”

Legends of Africa: The Ghost and The Darkness

As part of the construction of a railway linking Uganda with the Indian Ocean, in 1898 the British started building a railway bridge over the Tsavo River in Kenya. The project was led by Lieutenant-Colonel John Henry Patterson. During the nine

Mandela Day in Africa

“Tata Madiba was always known as a humanitarian, he fought for freedom and equality. Since his death, this country has immortalized him with a nationwide donation of time.”   18 July is a very special day in South Africa, this is when

Africa Travel Co supports Tekkie Tax Charity

Here at Africa Travel Co we like to get involved in projects that make Africa better.  Today is National Tekkie Tax day, where we support a huge fundraising campaign owned by welfare organizations, managed by welfare organizations and for the

Explore African Safari Tours

If you are planning on embarking on one of the many African Safari Tours that are readily available through Africa Travel Co anytime soon, you will find a vast array of choices before you. Do you dream of being under the spell of the

Tailor Your Adventure Trip to Suit Your Style

Everyone has a different idea of what the ultimate adventure should be. When planning an adventure trip into Africa, mold your voyage to suit your lifestyle, palate and holiday.  This will ensure that yours is an unforgettable experience. 

Affordable Holiday Accommodation in Tanzania

Are you looking to do something a little different to do on your next holiday and don’t want to break the bank? Are you sold on visiting some of the many exotic locations in Africa but feel you will pay too much and cannot afford these? Finding

Cheap Holiday Accommodation in Africa

If it is cheap or affordable holiday accommodation in Africa you seek, you will be spoilt for choice. Explore, experience and enjoy many aspects of this vast and formidable continent. Whether it is bundu-bashing you love, hiking or simply staring

Winter African Safari Adventure Tours

Winter is upon us. It’s the ideal time for a safari holiday in Africa. The beauty of this continent lies in the simple truth that you can explore it all year-round. Moreover, in the magical winter season. The May to August conditions are

Book Vacation and Explore the Mother City

Book African Safari Vacation Packages and Explore the Mother City Book your African Safari Vacation Packages today to explore the Mother City – we refer to none other than Cape Town. When visitors first encounter Cape Town it gives the

Explore the Bush and Beach of Kenya

Book African Safari Vacation Packages to Explore the Bush and Beach of Kenya Whether you love the bush or prefer the beach – both sum up Kenya to a “T”. Iconic bush and redolent beaches await exploration when you Book African Safari Vacation

Group African Travel Packages to Mozambique

Group African Travel Packages to Mozambique for an Authentic African Odyssey Group African Travel Packages to Mozambique will open the doors to an unforgettable African odyssey. And if its history, architecture and culture you seek then Mozambique

Your Great African Adventure

Begins Right Here – With the Booking: Do you dream of discovering a land blessed with the only snow-capped mountain along the equator with the cries of Jambo ( welcome to Kenya) which is music to your ears – a country of timeless cultures,

Africa Safari Adventure Tours

Safari Adventure Tours Should Always Include the Okavango Delta When planning safari adventure tours in Africa, visiting the Okavango Delta is a must with its splendidly breath-taking sunsets and copious wildlife that are synonymous with the

Africa Travel Co Launches a New Product

For those of you who have ever travelled with Africa Travel Co you will know that we specialise in camping safaris throughout Southern and Eastern Africa. These safaris are all group safaris that allow you the opportunity to partake in the adventure

Interesting facts about Africa

1. Africa is not a country, it is a continent that consist of 54 countries. 2. Africa is the world’s second driest continent (after Australia). 3. The African continent has the second largest population in the world, at about one billion

Swakopmund – An Adrenaline Junkies Paradise

Swakopmund is an adrenalin junkie's paradise - The air, ocean and sand adventure activities in Swakopmund will get the heart racing whilst exploring and enjoying your Namibia overland trip. As Namibia's adrenalin capital, Swakopmund is a candy-store

Things to do in and around Cape Town

Starting in the mother city, Cape Town has much to offer, such as the flat topped Table Mountain, which is awesome for hiking and providing you with an aerial view of Cape Town. Then there is the pulse of the city – Long Street, which will provide

Gorilla Permit Prices

NOVEMBER 2014 $350 for Trekking permits $120 for Transfer fee SAVE $250 The natural habitat of the Gorilla covers that of the tropical and subtropical forests of Central Africa. The Gorilla has a similar DNA to that of us humans making

Victoria Falls Carnival

What is Vic Falls Carnival? It is not only known as the Jameson Vic Falls Carnival, but also as the best New Year’s party that Africa has to offer. The carnival is now in its third year and is becoming bigger than ever. Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe

15 Travel Tips when going on safari in Africa

1. Africa does get cold – Pack accordingly Many people are under the impression that Africa stays hot 365 days a year, but this is incorrect. Depending where you are travelling in Africa, there are different seasons, and a cold winter season is

Africa and her Beer

Beer is served throughout the various countries on this breath taking continent we call our home. The beer is produced commercially as well as by the different indigenous tribes and is sold and served in various different places. Whether you want to

10 Reasons you should go to Mozambique

1. Whale shark diving allows you the opportunity to leap into the ocean with your goggles and snorkel and swim alongside one of these massive creatures. 2. Undeveloped Islands can be spotted in the distance and can be explored from top to bottom