Leopard Blog

The Audio Issue

Winding down the year 2022 Perhaps your year, like mine, is speeding up before it slows down. The beginning of December in South Africa marks the start of the long summer school holidays and a period when most people take a break.  If you’re one of those who’ll be putting your feet up in December

The Turtle Issue

Turtle time – experience one of nature’s miracles November to February is an exciting period when you can witness female turtles nesting on the northern beaches of KwaZulu-Natal or watch as hatchlings emerge from the sandy womb and make their way to the ocean. We love the fact that by visiting these sites you get

The East Africa Issue

The romance and excitement of an East African safari. Drumroll, please! Leopard now offers safari holidays to Tanzania and Kenya. Writing this gives me goosebumps because I’ve long wanted to offer East Africa holidays to Leopard clients. We’ve also added two new adventure destinations, Congo Brazzaville and Madagascar. This means that we can help you visit 16

The Garden Route Issue

Garden Route galavanting. The perfect playground for families, couples and solo travellers. Whether you’re looking for a family holiday or honeymoon destination or planning an adventurous solo escape, the Garden Route is as rich in beauty as Elon Musk’s mind is in profitable ideas.  Driving from Cape Town to Mossel Bay, which marks the start

The Adventure Issue

7 Cape Town Summer Adventures to Add to Your Bucket List While Cape Town has beautiful beaches, fine wine, cocktail bars and restaurants, it also provides ample opportunities for outdoor adventure. Below are a few of our recommendations to get your heart beating a little faster, for more than just love of this city. 1.

The Okavango Delta Issue

The Okavango Delta, an emerald paradise in an untouched wilderness. Ancient tectonic earth movements created the Okavango Delta Basin that traps river water; which spreads across the land instead of flowing into the sea, bringing life to the plants and animals in this ecosystem. This is a remarkable place – a unique wetland oasis in

The Safari Experience Issue

What to expect from a South African safari. As you immerse yourself in the wonders of Africa’s wild spaces, just as every sunrise and sunset is unique, each safari destination provides something a little different.  South Africa offers an incredible variety of luxurious options. You could choose to sleep high above the surrounding bush at Phinda’s

The Romance Issue

Southern Africa’s most romantic spaces. There’s a vast selection of romantic destinations in Southern Africa, where rim-flow pools look as if they spill over into the African savannah or merge with the ocean along its coastline. Sunsets are rich in colour, the stars put on a spectacular show and the food is varied and flavourful.

Authentic Travel

Authentic travel experiences. After spending two years in slumber, travel has recovered. At Leopard, we are seeing excellent demand for holidays to Africa. People don’t want to put off their dream holiday for a year, they want to travel while they can. The next 12 months are going to be filled with sweet adventures and

The Family Issue

Incredible Family Travel Destinations in Southern Africa Southern Africa offers a wealth of experiences for families to enjoy, from interacting with multiple cultures to immersion in nature and adventures that are safe and simultaneously thrilling.  The region is vast and there is a boundless list of places worth visiting and things to enjoy on a

The Migration Issue

5 spectacular Southern African migrations The great migration of roughly two million wildebeest across the Serengeti in Tanzania, into the Maasai Mara in Kenya, and back again, is one of the greatest shows on earth. Wildlife documentaries like to show the frantic herds crossing the Grumeti River, where crocodiles lay in wait, or criss-crossing the Mara River but these river

The Zanzibar Issue

The pearl of Indian Ocean islands If you are imagining a tropical island paradise with white sands, warm turquoise waters and palm fringed beaches, you are probably imagining Zanzibar. You could mistake photographs of Zanzibar’s beaches for those of Mauritius or the Seychelles. But what sets Zanzibar apart from the competition is its authentically African feel. And,

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