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Luxury Holidays in Africa

Hotels

Weddings, parties, elephants

Hotel concierges have seen it all - and they can help with it all, too, writes John O'Ceallaigh.

South Africa

Wildly indulgent

Ulusaba Rock Lodge

Holidaying safari style is out of this world, finds Louise Southerden.

Hotels

Strokes of genius

Jackson Hole hotel pool

Pool tragic Brian Johnston has dipped into some of the world's sexiest hotel pools. Don your swimmers, grab your designer sunnies and dive in.

South Africa

Cape of good stays

Blackheath Lodge

Alison Stewart is pampered at some of Cape Town's most luxurious boutique hotels and guest houses.

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Photo galleries

World's best hotel named

South Africa's Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve

South Africa's Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve was voted the world's best hotel in 2009 in a survey by Travel+Leisure .

On board the world's most beautiful ship

Crystal Stairs, MSC Splendida cruise ship. Image supplied. SHD TRAVEL OCT 4 CRUISING.

Is the MSC Splendida the most beautiful cruise ship ever built?

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Travellers Tips

Insider

High-end adventure in its natural habitat

Michael Mucci illo.

Jane E. Fraser Follow the pride by day, retire to a luxury lodge by night. More Australians are seeking 'exotic' destinations and Africa's wildlife makes the continent a growing favourite.

Tips

Trip of a lifetime, in style

Woman with suitcase.

A travel stylist can give you the personalised trip of a lifetime, writes Sheriden Rhodes.

Map of Africa

Travel News

Traveller deals: to Russia with love

Mongolian yurt

JULIETTA JAMESON | Travel halfway around the world on a G Adventures trip through China, Mongolia and Russia.

Iceland volcano raises aviation alert, may disrupt flights

6:07am | Iceland has raised its alert over the nation's largest volcano to red, banning all air traffic in the area, after detecting a small eruption.

Bali's Seminyak gets more glam

JULIETTA JAMESON | Just when you thought Seminyak couldn't get any more glam, along came Double-Six Luxury Hotel Seminyak.

Deals of the week: Lap of luxury

EDITED BY JULIETTA JAMESON | Book two nights at the award-winning luxury retreat Saffire Freycinet and receive a third free.

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