The Best Malaria-Free Game Reserves in South Africa for Family Safaris

March 4, 2014By Sandy Salle

South Africa is the ideal destination for families—hands down! Not only are there a wide variety of destinations and activities to choose from, but South Africa is also home to a range of malaria-free game reserves. This means that your family does not have to take malaria-prevention medication or get any required vaccinations. Of course, … Read More

Creative Artisan Restaurants & Shops on Cape Town’s Bree Street

February 20, 2014By Sandy Salle

Guest post by our Cape Winelands tour guide, Pam McOnie of Cape Fusion Tours: This Article was written by Pamela McOnie who contributes to the foodie side of this website and also offers private guiding services and gourmet & wine tours of the Cape region. If you haven’t read my first post on Bree Street in Cape Town, click here. … Read More

Getting Around Southern Africa – Your Transportation Options

February 13, 2014By Sandy Salle

With a variety of transportation options to choose from, getting from one destination to the next can be quite a breeze in Africa–and even quite enjoyable! Below, we’ve highlighted some of your travel options for getting from point A to point B in southern Africa and what to expect during your travels: Cars: Because South … Read More

A Play by Play of Shark Cage Diving in South Africa

February 4, 2014By Sandy Salle

Post written by Hills of Africa Travel’s Marketing Director, Britt Urbach Thinking of visiting South Africa? Well if you do, you MUST go shark cage diving! And for those of you saying “heck no!” you can watch the sharks from the comfort of the boat. So what’s it like to go shark cage diving? I’m … Read More

Honeymoon in the African Treetops in Lion Sands Game Reserve

January 30, 2014By Sandy Salle

Image to the left taken from Lion Sands Game Reserve website Your honeymoon only happens once, so why not make it the most unique, romantic, over-the-top trip of your life? I know just the place to do it, too—Sabi Sands Game Reserve in South Africa! Situated in this vast reserve is the Lion Sands Game … Read More