Old Drift Lodge – Home Away from Home

October 15, 2019By Sandy Salle

As I am about to begin my journey back to my native Zimbabwe, I wanted to share with you some of my favorite properties that we will be experiencing with the GIFTE journey November 12-25th. Located in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, Old Drift Lodge is a home away from home.  The staff are so friendly and … Read More

Camp Hwange & The Hide – We Will Be There Soon!

October 1, 2019By Sandy Salle

So excited that I am taking a great group from GIFTE (Global Institute for Travel Entrepreneurs) to South Africa and Zimbabwe next month. We will be staying 2 nights at Camp Hwange is a beautiful “bush” camp where you get first class guiding and an amazing safari experience.  The camp is owned by one of … Read More

Experience the Serengeti Under Canvas

September 17, 2019By Sandy Salle

There are those that want walls, doors and windows while in camp and there are others (most of the Hills of Africa team!) that just want canvas between us and the animals. You can experience a classic Tanzanian safari in spectacular solitude and soothing comfort – with only the canvas walls of your tent separating … Read More

An Afternoon at Delaire Graff Estates

September 3, 2019By Sandy Salle

One of favorite memories from a recent trip was as we drove up to the private gate at the Delaire Graff Estate, I felt I was being taken back in time. It took my breath away with it’s sweeping views across stunning vineyards and mountains towards Stellenbosch, one of the world’s leading wine destinations. This … Read More

“Be Safe” They Said. “Are You Scared? They Asked.

August 20, 2019By Sandy Salle

Dana recently traveled to Africa for the first time and shares her advice and experience with you here. Prior to traveling to Africa, be safe was the “advice” I was given.  And “Aren’t you scared?” was the question I was most often asked.  Being new to international travel, was there something I should be concerned … Read More