Camps Bay Beach near Cape Town as seen from Lion's Head

South Africa

Situated at the tip of the African continent and surrounded by two oceans, South Africa boasts breathtaking scenery, quaint coastal villages and cosmopolitan cities that can all be combined with a truly exhilarating Big Five South African safari. Consistently voted as one of the top tourist destinations around the world, South Africa is home to one of the world’s biggest nature reserves, the renowned Kruger National Park, as well as one of the most beautiful and scenic cities, Cape Town.

15 incredible island escapes

15 incredible island escapes As bona fide island experts, here are 15 incredible island escapes to put on your bucket list…
by Claire Trickett10th October 2017

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Life lessons from a turtle

Life lessons from a turtle We can all learn from sea turtles and we can help protect them too, with our #OWBpledge…
by Claire Trickett14th June 2018

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lion cub by jen robertson

25 Funniest wildlife photographs Mother Nature has a wicked sense of humour and these 25 funniest wildlife photos are proof…
by Claire Trickett14th September 2016
Kruger National ParkNgala Private Game Reserve

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nonhlanhla ambrose with africa foundation clef students in a classroom

A passport to a brighter future If education is the passport to one’s future, then should we not all have equal access?
by Claire Trickett23rd November 2017

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pangolin

Editor’s top 10 In celebration of Thanksgiving, here are the top 10 things we at &Beyond are most thankful for…
by Claire Trickett7th November 2016
Kruger National ParkNgala Private Game Reserve

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guests celebrating birthday at andbeyond phinda with staff family

What defines adventure? Adventure travel means something different to every person. To us, adventure is simply not knowing what comes next…
by Claire Trickett8th September 2016
KwaZulu-NatalPhinda Private Game Reserve

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lion cubs playing by daryl dell

A Species in decline, we’re not ‘lion’ To celebrate #WorldLionDay, we take a look back at some of our proudest victories in lion conservation…
by Claire Trickett10th August 2017
Kruger National Park

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sundowner drinks in the okavango delta

Around the world in 10 drinks Nothing beats a drink shared among friends, so here are 10 must-try drinks from around the world…
by Claire Trickett23rd September 2016
Kruger National ParkNgala Private Game Reserve

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pangolin shaped guest area at andbeyond sandibe in the okavango delta

Top 5 ultimate lodge makeovers We are grateful for change and the ability to wow our guests with these Top 5 ultimate lodge makeovers…
by Claire Trickett1st November 2016
Kruger National ParkNgala Private Game Reserve

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guests at andbeyond phinda interacting with local community kids

Imagination is universal The journey of a guest who inspired imagination in the community and emerged all the richer for it…
by Claire Trickett18th August 2017
KwaZulu-NatalPhinda Private Game Reserve

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joanne brooks creating crafts with her feet

Against all odds Read how polio survivor JoAnne shared in local African traditions and used her story to uplift others…
by Claire Trickett22nd December 2016
KwaZulu-NatalPhinda Private Game Reserve

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maasai man overlooking the vast masai mara

What’s hot in 2017 Start dreaming of your next adventure with our Top 10 hottest destinations & travel trends for 2017…
by Claire Trickett10th January 2017
KwaZulu-NatalPhinda Private Game Reserve

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