Chumbe Island Coral Park Eco-Bungalows

April 22, 2016

A getaway that minimizes your impact on the environment. The Eco-Bungalows at Chumbe Island Coral Park are a collection of 7 open-air accommodations constructed with state-of-the-art, environmentally friendly architecture using local materials. They are designed to have near zero impact on the environment including rainwater catchment, solar power and water heating, composting toilets and vegetative […]

Asilia Highlands

April 8, 2016

A getaway of a lifetime. Asilia Highlands is the highest safari camp in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area, a UNESCO World Heritage Site located in Tanzania. Stay in one of the 8 glass-fronted, geodesic-domed tents that have en-suite bathrooms with hot running water, showers and flushing toilets, in-room wood-burning stoves, complimentary laundry service, and both solar […]

Top Getaways of 2014

December 12, 2014

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2014 reviews in the Getaway category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please… the interestingly different,The Manta Resort, Tanzania. Rounding out the top-3 were the “pier-to-pier” […]

Serengeti Migration Camp, Tanzania

November 4, 2014

Get your game on! The Serengeti Migration Camp is located at the northern edge of the Serengeti, the starting point for the famous annual migration of the wildebeests. Accommodations consist of 20 elevated canvas tents with hardwood floors, luxurious furnishings, en-suite bathrooms with hot and cold running water, and your own private, wrap-around deck with […]

Fundu Lagoon Resort

October 7, 2014

A laid-back resort in the Indian Ocean. Fundu Lagoon Resort, on the small island of Pemba off the coast of Tanzania, is only accessible by boat. Composed of an intimate 18 thatched roof rooms and suites located on the beach or the lush hillside overlooking the beach, this all-inclusive resort is a relaxing holiday getaway. […]

Kilimanjaro Marathon

October 1, 2014

Coming March 1, 2015. An amazing marathon in the shadows of the highest free-standing mountain in the world. This is the 13th annual Kilimanjaro Marathon held in Moshi, Tanzania. Kili (to those in the know) dominates the landscape at 5,895 metres, but not to worry, you won’t be climbing this mountain during the marathon. With […]

Zanzibar 9 Day Kick Start Course with Wildfitness

September 24, 2014

A fitness holiday that goes beyond you losing weight. The folks at Wildfitness offer a 9-day Kick Start Course at an exclusive, remote resort on the island of Zanzibar, off the coast of east Africa. The boutique hotel sits on a white sand beach with turquoise waters and will be your base for 2 – […]

The Manta Resort, Tanzania

April 30, 2014

Ooooo…how cool is that?! Sleeping in a bedroom underwater…yes, UNDERwater…like a private floating hotel room! You can find this at The Manta Resort on the island of Pemba, off the coast of Tanzania. The Underwater Room has 3 levels: a lounge and bathroom at sea level; a deck up top allowing for basking in the […]