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Walking in his Footsteps – Mandela’s Centenary

This 10-day South Africa vacation follows in the footsteps of Nelson Mandela to celebrate what would have been his 100th birthday.

Your South Africa vacation begins in Johannesburg, the nation’s largest city. While in Johannesburg, you’ll stay at the luxury 54 on Bath, located in one of the city’s leafy northern suburbs. With 75 premium rooms, 12 executive suites, and three luxury suites, 54 on Bath promises gorgeous amenities during your stay in Johannesburg. It …

Introducing Ghana

Travel to Accra, Ghana and visit Manhyia Palace and the Ashanti Kingdom in Kumasi. Explore Cape Coast and see the infamous “Door of No Return”.

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Day 1
TRAVELING

Depart from Washington Dulles (IAD) for your flight to Accra.

Day 2
ACCRA

On arrival at Kotoka International Airport you will be met and transferred to your hotel.

Overnight on a bed and breakfast basis at Travel Xpress International Hotel or similar.

Day 3
ACCRA

After

Enchanting Cape Town, Safari & Mauritius

This air-inclusive package includes a 3 night stay in Cape Town at the Victoria & Alfred Hotel followed by 3 nights at Thornybush Waterside Lodge. Overnight at Peermont D’oreale Grande before spending 5 nights at the all-inclusive 4 star Tamassa Resort in Mauritius.

Itinerary

Day 1
TRAVELING

Depart from New York (JFK) or Washington Dulles (IAD) for your flight to South Africa.

Day 2
CAPE TOWN

On arrival at Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport, board

Classic Egypt Special

The ancient land of Egypt inspires the imagination like no other. Unlock the land of the Pharaohs on this quintessential 9 day journey along the Nile.

Start in Cairo, where a full day tour takes you to The Great Pyramid of Khufu. Built between 2560 and 2540 BC, it is also the oldest of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, and the only one still standing. The surrounding necropolis offers much to discover, including …

Imperial Cities of Morocco

Just 10 miles from Europe, Morocco never fails to amaze its visitors with its totally refreshing culture. Rabat, Meknes, Fez and Marrakech, known as its four Imperial Cities, were once capital cities of this exotic country. Visit Casablanca, is a modern city that combines the old and new elements. In Rabat, the present capital of the Kingdom, you will see the two most important landmarks – the Oudaya Kasbah and Hassan Tower. Marvel at the …

Family, Culture and Safari

This package is perfect for families that would like to experience the beauty of South Africa in a malaria free environment with stays at Sandton Sun, The Palace of the Lost City and Shepherd’s Tree Game Lodge.

Itinerary

Day 1
TRAVELING

Depart from New York (JFK) or Washington Dulles (IAD) for your flight to South Africa.

Day 2
JOHANNESBURG

On arrival in Johannesburg you will be met and transferred to your hotel in Sandton.

Overnight

Rwanda Gorilla Trekking Special

This 4-day Rwanda trip takes you to see the famous mountain gorillas that inhabit the rainforests of this small but beautiful African country. It also offers you a deeper understanding of Rwanda, with a tour of Kigali opening up Rwanda’s sometimes tragic, but always fascinating history.

Meet your safari driver/guide at the airport, and check into your Kigali hotel. The rest of the day is at leisure to shake off any jetlag or sightsee, before …

Luxurious Cape and Garden Route Special Offer

This luxurious sojourn is ideal for those who love leisure time. Spend 4 nights in the heart of Cape Town, a trip along the lush Garden Route and a safari in the Malaria Free Shamwari Private Game Reserve.

Departs Daily!

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Day 1
TRAVELING

Depart from New York (JFK) or Washington Dulles (IAD) for your flight to South Africa.

Day 2-5
CAPE TOWN

On arrival in Johannesburg OR Tambo International Airport you will connect onwards

Cape, Safari & the Falls

Explore the beauty of the Cape Peninsula and the Cape Winelands with 3 nights at Commodore Hotel in Cape Town, 2 nights at Kwa Maritane Bush Lodge and witness the breathtaking Victoria Falls with 2 nights at The Kingdom Hotel.

Itinerary

Day 1
TRAVELING

Depart from New York (JFK) or Washington Dulles (IAD) for your flight to South Africa.

Day 2
CAPE TOWN

On arrival in Johannesburg you will connect onwards for your flight to

Cape Town to Cairo

First, you’ll immerse yourself in Africa, from the emerald-green hills of Cape Town and majestic Victoria Falls, to tree-climbing lions in Tanzania. Next, you’ll discover Egypt swapping lush greens for golden sands, and ancient wonders. Along the way, your journey will be peppered with unique experiences you won’t find anywhere else. We are pleased to offer FREE premium economy air for select land tours that are 34 days or more!

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Welcome reception

The Best of South Africa

Enjoy the best of South Africa, from Cape Town’s famed waterfront and world-renowned winelands, to the ultimate African safari at the Greater Kruger National Park. This package includes round-trip economy class international air, South African domestic flights, 7-nights’ accommodations, 7 breakfasts, 3 lunches and 3 dinners, plus ground transfers all for an incredible value.

For a limited time receive 2 additional nights FREE at Evergreen Manor (or similar) in the Cape Winelands.

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Durban Delights Including Airfare

It may be South Africa’s third-smallest province, but KwaZulu-Natal’s scenic and cultural riches include the country’s most popular beaches, numerous game reserves, historic battlefields, and the dramatic Drakensberg Mountains.Take a different style of South Africa vacation, and see why this region is so popular with first-time and repeat visitors.

This 10-day South Africa trip takes you to Durban and KwaZulu-Natal, encompassing history, wildlife, and the natural beauty of this much-loved part of the country.

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Tanzania – The Camp Elephant

My teenage son and I arrived at the Tarangire Treetops Safari Camp in the late afternoon. A day of safari through the Tarangire National Park had put us face to face with lions, elephants, baboons and a number of gazellelike creatures of varying types. It had been a terrific first day of exploring Tanzania’s Northern Circuit, and we were eager to see firsthand the camp we had heard so much about. As the Range Rover …

The Best Dining in South Africa

The Western Cape’s reputation for wine is undiminished – but now its cooking has caught up, with young chefs savouring exotic homegrown ingredients and looking to their own traditions rather than to Europe.

When it comes to eating opportunities, you don’t get much hotter than Bree Street’s central reaches. It’s overtaken Camps Bay, Long Street and even Kloof Street as Cape Town’s coolest strip. Taking a walk along Bree St, now the hippest place to find …