Browsing CategoryAfrica

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…

Shark’s Bay is a fantastic holiday hotspot as it is located on the Sinai Peninsula not far from other popular destinations such as Sharm el Sheikh and Na’ama Bay. This gives you the flexibility to stay in Shark’s Bay itself or explore other attractions close by. The weather is very consistent in this part of the world, making a holiday with Cosmos a great way to escape the seasons in the UK. If sun, sand, sea and snorkelling are your cup of tea then Shark’s Bay will not disappoint. Activities The golden coastline stretching out from Shark’s Bay is dotted with numerous…

South Africa is a wonderful place to visit, but poverty and increased crime rates have made travelers hesitant to take a trip to the country. But with such an impressive diversity of cultures, languages and landscapes, South Africa boasts much to be proud of, and much to attract the adventuresome traveler. So here are some tips for taking a trip to South Africa that’s memorable – for the right reasons. Get the facts straight As with any trip, it’s advisable to do your homework before leaving. South Africa has a reputation for violent crime, but some preparation beforehand can familiarize…

Are you a beach lover? Do you look forward to winter’s end so you can slather on the SPF and never look back? If so, then consider treating yourself to more than a trip to the local shoreline. Most people have fantasies of living on a tropical island forever. And while you might not be able to spend the rest of your life on one, you can still check out the following beaches and islands to relax, sit back, and enjoy the sun. 1. The Seychelles The Seychelles islands are absolute paradise and are situated off Africa’s east coast. The…