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It’s that time of year where families jet off on their summer vacation, however with so many places to choose from, and a variety of amazing deals on offer, it can be hard to pick an ideal destination. So far, one of the top places to holiday this year has been Cape Town, and from its glorious beaches to its wonderful cuisine and hospitable people, this city really does offer a holiday like no other. Hotels can make or break a vacation, so to make things a little easier on your trip to Cape Town, let’s take a look at…

Quad biking in Mauritius

The island of Mauritius, located in the Indian Ocean, is a diverse destination. The island is a natural choice for vacationers who are looking for a refined and luxurious getaway. With expanses of beach and a diverse selection of animals, fish and birds, Mauritius is the perfect place to relax and let go of all your worries. If it’s an adrenaline rush you’re after however, the island has many options to appease your adventurous side as well. Trail Exploration Why not experience Mauritius from a different perspective on a scout-led tour? The tour gives you access to lookouts and viewpoints…

Taameya (Creative Commons)

While the phrase ‘cheap Egypt holidays’ might seem like something of an oxymoron, if you know how, it’s actually very possible to enjoy a sunny break in the north African country without breaking the bank. Time of year What month you head to Egypt can make a huge difference to both the cost and the temperature. Summer in Egypt is not only incredibly hot and uncomfortable, with average highs of 35C, but is also the most expensive time of year to visit. This part of the world is sunny all year round, so by travelling in the winter or spring…

Drakensberg and Tugela River at Sunset (creative commons)

South Africa boasts some stunning landscapes that really will take your breath away. If you love seeing amazing views while on holiday – and returning home with fantastic photos of these vistas – why not theme your trip to South Africa around taking in some of its best scenery? There are a lot of great places to choose from, though, so if you decide you’d like to go on a tailor-made tour of South Africa and focus on outstanding views, think carefully about which spots you’d like to visit. We’ve compiled a list of some of the best places for…

Antananarivo_by_Olivier_Lejade_Creative_Commons

Have you ever considered visiting Madagascar? This island paradise off Africa’s southeastern coast offers plenty of sunshine, outdoor adventures, and beautiful exotic landscapes that you can explore. It is a truly fantastic choice for a holiday in a faraway place that is off the beaten track. Here are just a few of the adventures that await you in Madagascar. A Unique Landscape Madagascar’s topography is like nothing you have never seen. The coastline has a tropical climate with lovely white sand beaches fringed with palm trees. Further inland, you will find steamy jungle, which then gives way to the cooler…