How to Safari like a pro

Oh the excitement! Your holiday is now booked and you now need to decide on what to pack. This is one of my most favourite but also most stressful parts to plan. While I am a typical woman whom wants to pack literally everything in my wardrobe, my high heels and skin tight red cocktail…

Tales from Africa

Africa brought forth many rich stories of folklore to the literature world. These stories continue to fascinate audiences from across the globe. The myths and legends are also taught in schools and stories are shared by guides whilst in the African bush, as they are very much a rich part of our African culture. They…

Swaziland Adventure

Last week we had a look some of the general information of the tiny landlocked Kingdom of Swaziland. We briefly touched on the adrenaline activities one could do to add some thrill to their Swazi experience. Today we will highlight some of these wild activities in more detail for those thrill seekers in Perfect Africa’s…

Welcome to The Kingdom of Swaziland

Despite being the smallest country in the Southern hemisphere, Swaziland more than makes up for its lack of size with a hugely diverse range of attractions and activities. As one of the few remaining Executive Monarchies in Africa, culture and heritage are deeply engrained in all aspects of Swazi life, ensuring an unforgettable experience for…

Visit the historical Battlefields

  The wonderful world of KwaZulu Natal is home to some of the best wildlife and game parks as well as the magnificent mountains of the Drakensberg and the numerous adventure sports and activities to enthral even the youngest of travellers. The history of Kwa-Zulu Natal however is intrinsically linked to its battlefields. Steeped in…

The Drakensberg & iSimangaliso Wetland Park, A very special slice of Africa

The name Drakensberg in all her wondrous wonders was named so by the earliest Dutch settlers to the region, calling these rolling and seemingly endless mountains the Drakensbergen or “Mountain of Dragons”. I like to imagine that these mythical dragons did used to dwell in the many cliff side caves that are scattered along the region…

Be Western Cape Water Wise

Are you actively trying to save water? When you turn on the shower, fill your bath tub or fill your glass, you probably take for granted the clean water that comes out. Poor rainfall, extremely low dam levels, as well as a hot and dry summer season is approaching and that means that we all…

KwaZulu Natal, the garden province

KwaZulu-Natal is one of the best coasts along the South African province, lapped by the Indian Ocean sharing boarders with three other provinces and the countries of Mozambique, Swaziland and Lesotho. Aptly, the Zulu name for Durban is Thekwini, meaning “The Place Where the Earth and the Ocean Meet”.  Natal offers a subtropical atmosphere and…

St Helena, The Secret of the South Atlantic

Welcome to a world of new and different, a new adventure into a new era of tourism for the island. Saint Helena is a small volcanic tropical island in the South Atlantic Ocean, located half way between Africa and Latin America. It is considered to be one of the most remote islands in the world,…

Perfect Africa Explores

The Jaci’s Lodges are quickly becoming a firm favourite within our company with both locals and international tourists alike and is it not hard to see why. Two of our team members were recently offered the opportunity to stay at both Jaci’s Sabi House and Jaci’s Tree Lodge in Madikwe. Here is what they had…

Safari and Surf in the Pilanesberg

With every animal from Aardvark to Zebra can be seen from the comfort of your own car or in a typical safari vehicle and spotting the Big Five has never been easier. The Pilanesberg National Park, a Malaria-free area of 55 000 hectares of pristine, unspoiled natural beauty, adjacent to Sun City Resort, is situated…

Jaci’s Lodges Madikwe

Everything in Africa bites, but the safari bug is worst of all.’ Brian Jackman, wildlife write. Madikwe is definitely one of our favorite places to visit to experience the ultimate authentic African Safari, and the Jaci’s Lodges are always top of our list with such easy access via car or airplane a mere 3½-hour drive…