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  • 5 Reasons to Visit Mozambique Now

    Unspoiled, undeveloped, and untamed, Mozambique is fast-emerging on the international tourism circuit with its wild beauty and exotic influences.

    Posted by Anisha Shah on January 15, 2014 at 11:30:00 AM EST in Trip Ideas
  • Ultimate Safari Planner

    For many, an African safari represents a once-in-a-lifetime dream trip. We've rounded up some of the best that the continent has to offer, with recommendations for romantics, adventurers, foodies, and more.

    Posted by Lee Middleton on November 26, 2013 at 11:57:52 AM EST in Trip Ideas, Outdoors
  • 5 New Safaris in Kenya

    As East Africa's annual wildebeest migration gets into full swing, the classic safari is getting a new look to fit a wider variety of tastes and budgets. Here are five offbeat ways to go on safari in Kenya right now.

    Posted by Valerie Hamilton on October 18, 2013 at 11:49:16 AM EDT in Outdoors
  • Top 10 Destinations for a Photo Safari

    The world’s vast animal kingdom offers endless photo—and travel—ops for shutterbugs, from tracking lions in Africa to hanging out with a penguin community in Antarctica. And you don’t have to be Ansel Adams or Art Wolfe to come away with great wildlife shots from these 10 great locations!

    Posted by Kathleen Squires on October 16, 2013 at 4:00:00 PM EDT in Photos, Trip Ideas Tagged: Photography
  • What to Pack: Safari

    Taking a walk on the wild side doesn't mean your travel wardrobe has to suffer. Here are some ideas to get you packed for your African safari.

    Posted by Bee Shapiro on October 14, 2013 at 10:17:11 AM EDT in Style
  • Just Back From: East Africa's Great Migration

    Kenyans call it the seventh wonder of the world. The Great Migration is a millions-strong migration of animals across the Serengeti and the Masai Mara. And we were there to see it in all its National Geographic-style glory.

    Posted by Valerie Hamilton on October 07, 2013 at 8:57:25 AM EDT in Outdoors
  • Three New Luxury Safari Camps Open in Kenya

    In time for the annual Great Migration (July through November), three safari camps have opened in Kenya, boasting lots of luxuries along with intimate access to nature and animals.

    Posted by Kristine Hansen on September 23, 2013 at 8:56:02 AM EDT in News, Hotels
  • Segera Camp Now Open in Kenya

    Safari-bound travelers who don't want to give up the pampering, take note—Segera Camp just opened in Kenya with local artworks, solar energy, full-service bar, and open-air deck for sundowners.

    Posted by Kristine Hansen on April 08, 2013 at 8:58:43 AM EDT in News, Hotels
  • Read Before You Go: African Safari

    Setting off on safari means prepping for adventure, beauty, and the unexpected. Pick a read that fits your trip, from the history of the African continent to fictional stories of love and intrigue.

    Posted by Elizabeth Lynch on March 05, 2013 at 11:00:44 AM EST in New at Fodor's
  • Private Home Stays on the African Plains

    Want to get in touch with nature, but not necessarily your neighbors? Spot big game by day, and relax in a private resort by night on the African Plains.

    Posted by Kristan Schiller on February 05, 2013 at 1:59:37 PM EST in Hotels