May 3, 2016
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TINTSWALO SAFARI LODGE, KRUGER AREA

You are treated at Tintswalo in the same way the owners treat their staff, like family. It’s like being a guest at a luxury villa of an old family acquaintance, except that it is deep in the African bush. BIG 5 IN TWO GAME DRIVES I woke up in a […]
May 3, 2016
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SINGITA LEBOMBO, KRUGER

I wouldn’t mind going to Heaven if it was like Singita Lebombo. I have been here once before (Lebombo, not Heaven) but this visit had a more profound effect on me. The subtle change in décor, from touches of lime green and grey among a sea of white, to a […]
May 3, 2016
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LION SANDS IVORY LODGE, NR KRUGER

You may think that a safari lodge decorated in no other colours than black and white (and variations from rich creams to deep brown), could be monotone. But it’s not. Lion Sands Ivory Lodge in the Lion Sands Private Game Reserve adjacent to Kruger National Park, uses shades and textures to create a […]
May 3, 2016
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GIRAFFE MANOR, NAIROBI, KENYA

Anyone for breakfast with giraffe? It’s a daily occurrence at Giraffe Manor outside Nairobi in Kenya. There you are in your bedroom and next thing a giraffe’s face is at your window. At breakfast they reach in for some pellets from the breakfast table. I remember opening the front door of Giraffe Manor […]

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Three-week Ultimate Safari takes in the very best safari sights of Botswana, Tanzania and gorilla trekking in Rwanda.

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May 3, 2016
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Zambezi Queen luxury houseboat on the Chobe

The Zambezi Queen is a 5-star triple-decker houseboat providing possibly the best way to go on safari that has been invented!   She floats in a watery no-man’s land with Namibia on one bank and Botswana’s Chobe National Park on the other. With an estimated 160,000 elephant in Chobe (approximately half the […]
May 3, 2016
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Stocking the Cellars at Singita Safari Lodges isn’t all that it seems……

Can you imagine your own personal wine preferences influencing Singita’s bidding at the Cape Winemakers Guild Auction? It happens! If a regular guest of Singita safari lodges loves particular wines of a proven rarity and provenance, then Singita will buy it for you and have it transported across Africa to […]
May 3, 2016
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Royal Malewane, Thornybush Reserve nr Kruger

When people mention Royal Malewane, they use the kind of hushed tones often reserved for someone held in high regard.   This is because Royal Malewane seems to have effortlessly created a safari lodge at the pinnacle of taste, within the boundaries of timeless, classic elegance. Simply put, it epitomizes all that […]
Zizamele Bambanani Bowl

ZIZAMELE BAMBANANI BOWL

Qalakabusha Ottoman

QALAKABUSHA OTTOMAN

May 5, 2016
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TOP 12 BEST BOAT TRIPS IN SOUTHERN AFRICA

I was asked by the Editor of Travel Africa Magazine for a list of boat trips I had done for a possible article. A memory of each one came flooding back (excuse the pun) and I can’t believe how much time I’ve spent on or in waters inhabited by crocs, hippos, sharks […]
May 5, 2016
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Carrie’s Top 10 Safari Thrills

Read my blog post for the Chic Collection  on my Top 10 Safari Thrills, outlined here:   The Greatest Wildlife Show on Earth; My introduction to African safari started in a hot air balloon over the wildebeest migration from Tanzania’s Serengeti over the river into Kenya’s Masai Mara. The balloon company was […]

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Carrie Hampton

Carrie Hampton is the Safari Tart!

Pippa Tuckwell

Partner in Safari Tart – and known as the Safari Tartlet.

David Rogers & Jeni Saunders

Safari Photography, Family, Adventure Travel and Tourism Specialists

Fiona McIntosh

Renowned and prolific Adventure Travel Writer, Author and Editor

Roxanne Reid

Roving Travel Writer, Author and Editor

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