10 Mother’s Day Gift Ideas For the Mom Who Loves All Things Africa

May 1, 2014By Sandy Salle

Whether your mom enjoys travel in general, loves Africa, or has a small obsession with elephant knick knacks, we have the perfect Mother’s Day gift ideas for her. Below, check out some of our favorite Mother’s Day gift ideas for the mom who loves all things Africa: 1. A Mother-Daughter trip to Africa: The relationship between … Read More

A Life-Changing Tour Through South Africa’s Township, Soweto

April 29, 2014By Sandy Salle

Guest article written by Amy Green, Hills of Africa Travel’s Client Services Director “One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.” – Henry Miller This quote resonates deep within me. And I find each time I travel, whether near or far, the world becomes a bit smaller as the mysteries of a … Read More

Meet the Penguins of the Western Cape

April 24, 2014By Sandy Salle

Guest article from Britt Urbach, Hills of Africa Travel’s Marketing Director To the surprise of many, penguins reside in the Western Cape of South Africa. It’s true! They’re not just found in cold places. Visitors on a trip to South Africa can visit a variety of different penguin colonies all across the coast. The closest … Read More

5 Common Myths About African Family Safaris

April 22, 2014By Sandy Salle

Image to the left photographed by Olwen Evans There are hundreds upon hundreds of great family-friendly destinations around the world; why choose Africa for your next family vacation? There are bugs, diseases, and there are just not enough things for the entire family to enjoy, right? WRONG! Africa is by far one of the top … Read More

Top 5 Family-Friendly Accommodations in Cape Town

April 17, 2014By Sandy Salle

Image to the left of Cape Grace Hotel Continuously voted number one city in the world by notable travel magazines and organizations, Cape Town is a must-visit destination for families looking to get a refreshing jolt of vibrant culture, adventure, fantastic cuisine, history, and so much more. Below are 5 of our favorite, accommodations in Cape … Read More