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  • 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
  • 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
  • What to Pack: Kilimanjaro

    Kilimanjaro is the summit of a lifetime—the unparalleled views once you reach the top, the unforgettable terrain, and the accessibility of it all. Pack these key picks for an extra-chic climb.

    Posted by Bee Shapiro on September 09, 2013 at 1:36:49 PM EDT in Style
  • Luxury Singita Safari Camp Opens in Tanzania

    With a sundowner tent, plunge pool, fair trade coffee in the morning, and fresh and gourmet cuisine, you'll be swimming in luxe creature comforts at Singita's newest safari camp in Tanzania.

    Posted by Kristine Hansen on December 11, 2012 at 3:00:16 PM EST in Hotels, News
  • The Ultimate Safari Planner

    A safari is a once-in-a-lifetime trip. Whether it's viewing game in Botswana, hanging with the Masai in Kenya, or gaping at the Great Migration. Here are our expert tips for planning your unforgettable safari.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on October 22, 2012 at 2:01:33 PM EDT in Trip Ideas, Outdoors
  • What to Wear: On Safari

    Safaris are endlessly romantic—searching for beautiful animals, bumbling around in an uncovered Jeep, relaxing with nightly sundowners. Pack smart, and chic, for your African adventure.

    Posted by Bee Shapiro on September 21, 2012 at 11:59:23 AM EDT in Style
  • Four Seasons Takes Over Bilila Lodge in the Serengeti

    Four Seasons has announced a long-term management deal with the luxe Bilila Lodge in the Serengeti. With upgrades planned for the fall, the name will change to Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti.

    Posted by Deanna Cioppa on July 12, 2012 at 4:24:36 PM EDT in News, Hotels
  • Today's Top Headlines: May 17, 2012

    Berlin's new airport gets fresh delays, Delta discovers a greedy computer glitch, and Steve Wynn finds himself a swank apartment with Central Park views. Here's what we're reading this morning.

    Posted by Nicole Campoy on May 17, 2012 at 11:01:52 AM EDT in Travel Tips
  • 13 Lessons Learned from Fodorites' 2011 Trip Reports

    Reading trip reports from other travelers can be an invaluable resource for planning your next vacation. They're often great for gathering information on topics such as what to expect when you land, where to find top hotels and the best under-the-radar restaurants, and when to book ahead for must-do activities. Essentially, it's all about the experience of what worked—and perhaps even more importantly, what didn't.

    Posted by Fodor's Guest Blogger on January 05, 2012 at 2:54:51 PM EST in Trip Ideas
  • Shop smart for gems in Tanzania

    Do not buy any tanzanite from street vendors. Nine times out of 10 it will be a fake stone. View more Tanzania Travel Tips.

    Posted by Fodor's Editors on September 25, 2011 at 1:00:00 AM EDT in Travel Tips