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An inside guide to the Western Cape

Exploring the South African province through the eyes of three travellers who chose to never leave

Magical Magashi: discover the Big Five at one of Rwanda’s most intimate safari lodges

Gorillas may grab most of the headlines, but Rwanda is home to many other thrilling species – if you know where to look

First in: Lolebezi, Zambia hotel review

Eight remote lodges, four private plunge pools, and one kilometre of the mighty Zambezi River just steps away – where hippos, elephants and leopards roam freely

Rwanda's new rhythm: What to expect from the country's cultural scene

From fashion to fine art, design to dance, Rwanda’s cultural scene respects the past while blazing a fresh new trail

Discover the draw of Cape Town and the Western Cape

Visit this South African province for a holiday you’ll never want to end

Gorillas in the mist: in search of Rwanda’s incredible primates

Rwanda offers unforgettable encounters with some of the world’s rarest and most beguiling creatures, from its famous silverbacks to its cheeky chimps

Delaire Graff Estate, Stellenbosch, South Africa hotel review

An exclusive working farm in the winelands

The best safari in Kenya

‘I never knew of a morning in Africa when I woke up that I was not happy,’ said Ernest Hemingway. He must have planned his safaris well – follow his lead with our guide to a safari in Kenya

Can I go to Morocco? Travel restrictions from the UK explained

Here’s what you need to know about travel to Morocco

Lifting the lid on Rwanda’s flourishing food scene

How Rwanda’s young chefs and a sustainable farm-to-fork tradition are putting the country in the spotlight

Three of the most thrilling experiences in Rwanda: from nature walks to spotting silverbacks

The phrase ‘once in a lifetime’ is well worn, but if ever a place was deserving of the epithet, it’s Rwanda. From its golden savannah to its ancient rainforests, from soaring volcanic peaks to lakeside beaches, there are adventures aplenty to be had. Here are the three most memorable experiences to book in Rwanda

South Africa travel restrictions from the UK explained

Travel to South Africa from the UK has been severely restricted. Here’s what you need to know

Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town review: a pink palace in Cape Town

Country-club style grandeur in the centre of Cape Town

For the chance to win a holiday worth £20,000 vote in the Readers' Choice Awards 2022 now

Cast your vote in our Readers' Choice Awards 2022 for a chance to win a seven-night holiday for two to South Africa in two different luxury reserves, with return flights organised by Qatar Airways

Where is ‘Death on the Nile' filmed?

All the locations used in Kenneth Branagh's on-screen journey through Egypt
City Breaks

The best hotels in Marrakech

Morocco's glittering bohemian city is brighter than ever with a flash pack of fabulous places to stay