New Family Friendly Hotels in Africa:


Buffalo Hills Lodge and Tented Camp: Plettenberg Bay, South Africa

Over 500 animals roam the thousand acres surrounding Buffalo Hills. From the deck of our hilltop tent site, we watched giraffe, zebra and impala graze forest and grassland. more »


Sofitel Palm Beach Djerba: Djerba, Tunisia

A large hotel, just along a beautiful golden sandy beach, with two swimming pools, extensive grounds, a fitness center and tennis courts. The wide, sandy beach is a great place for kids to play. more »


Dar El Medina Residence: Tunis, Tunisia

Once the home of a wealthy Tunisian family, this building has been renovated and is now a boutique hotel right in the heart of the winding streets of Tunis’ medina. The location is ideal, just steps away from the Great Mosque and the souk. more »

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Nature Therapy in South Africa

The dirt road wound along the Goukou River for miles. Our scribbled directions said six, but it felt much longer as tight bends dipped into hollows then rose up for another view of the river. more »

New Emerald Cove: Praslin, Seychelles

This is isolated and quiet, which is just what we wanted, but others might consider this a disadvantage (e.g. not lots of planned activities, no kids club, etc.) more »

Wild Apes Stole my Snuggly!

Our own Sascha Zuger has a hilarious and heartbreaking story in the Christian Science Monitor today that will strike fear into the hearts more »