Incredible birdlife. Ancient rock art. Wild rapids. We head north from Cape Town to discover there’s more to South Africa’s buzziest area than the eastern Winelands…
Off-grid, low-key, and genuinely off-the-beaten track. If you’re drawn to the wild, uninhabited landscapes proffered in old adventure books you should be dust-tailing to South Africa’s Northern Cape...
South Africa’s iconic Blue Train has just changed from a one to two-night experience. Wander Woman Phoebe Smith reviews the luxury locomotive and indulges in some seriously mellow travel...
Few countries offer the sheer diversity of South Africa. Plot your way around wildlife-packed savannah, windswept peaks, breathtaking coast and hip cities with our handy guide...
South Africa is vast, so when planning a visit you’ll need to weigh up what you can and can’t squeeze in. Check out Wanderlust readers' top tips for making the most of your trip...
New flights, incredible sights and more diverse wildlife than even the Kruger can boast — all for less money. South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal is about to become your go-to wilderness…
From lofty giraffes to bird-friendly buffaloes, come eye-to-eye with South Africa's incredible wildlife as we catch up with Photo of the Year winner Fred Barrington
A road trip isn't all about the road - it's often the stops along the way that make it memorable. Here is Hayes and Jarvis’ definitive guide to spots worthy of a detour along your way
Croc diving? Dune boarding? Walking with lions? Test your appetite for adventure against South Africa's biggest thrills
From ultra-luxurious safaris to volunteering on world-renowned conservation projects, the ways to encounter South Africa's wildlife are as varied as the species themselves. Get there now!
Drones have opened up a whole new world of stunning landscape photography. Check out these unique shots of South Africa, China, Iceland and more, captured by international drone photographers
From little-known corners of Zimbabwe and Zambia to the classic wildlife hotspots of South Africa, Tanzania and Kenya, there’s an African wildlife adventure just for you
From tiger-watching in India and wildlife adventures in South Africa, to meeting tribes in Papua New Guinea – these are the top destinations you searched for on Wanderlust's Tripfinder in 2018
Babbel's language enthusiast Steph Koyfman reveals the most fascinating and lyrical languages on the planet, from a whistling bird language in Turkey to the clicking consonants of Xhosa in South Africa...
South African singer/musician Spoek Mathambo picks 4 of Africa’s finest music cities, including Addis Ababa and Johannesburg, and highlights the great bands and singers you need to know about
The Cagol kids have seen every kind of creature on their big adventure around Africa, except a leopard. Will their luck change in South Luangwa National Park?
Lost Kingdoms of Africa is back for a second series. Dr Gus talks to Peter Moore about what makes a civilisation great and the joys of eating bread flecked with camel dung
The Cagols have just spent a year travelling the world. 11-year-old Madeline shares her diary entries from their last week in Africa, revealing what she really thought about her family’s big adventure.
Not nearly as famous as the Serengeti or Maasai Mara, these lesser known National Parks across Africa offer spectacular wildlife-spotting opportunities.
Lyn Hughes catches up with the winner of the inaugural Wanderlust World Guide Awards, on a walking safari in Zambia's South Luangwa Valley
Inca history, alien landscapes and little-trodden trails: South America offers hikers epic experiences of glaciers, rainforests and volcanoes… often all in one route...
Lyn Hughes visits Carriacou in the Caribbean, a small island off Grenada, in search of Big Drum festivals
The acclaimed travel writer explains how he rediscovered the ‘old way’ of travel by hitting the roads, churches and gun shows of the Deep South
Our intrepid reporter discovers a land of striking paradox
A little thing like a power failure doesn't stop Wander Woman Marie Javins when she hits the salons of Yaounde
Ever since David Attenborough sat with silverbacks, gorilla-watching has become a 'must-do'. We explain how to get the best view of these gentle giants
The Galápagos Islands is rightly regarded as South America’s premier wildlife hotspot, but there are many places across the continent to find other wildlife superstars. Here are six of the best...
Adventurer Felicity Aston talks to Wanderlust about her inspiring expedition to the South Pole with a group of novices from the unlikeliest of countries
At the heart of South Australia's bushland is the Flinders Ranges, a fantastic center for hill-walking, rock art and sweeping views
Boasting vibrant culture, delicious food and over 7,500 idyllic and intriguing islands, the South Pacific is so much more than just a palm-fringed paradise
Beyond Sydney's galleries and museums, New South Wales’ culture is in the ranchers of the Outback, the Aboriginal communities and century-old stories. Discover it all with these fascinating experiences
Great tips from the organisers of the inaugural South West Outdoor Festival on how to find adventure in South West England … all year round.
Pack your appetite and a sense of adventure, says Helen Scarr: South Island is a gastronomic delight
Tanzania’s Ruaha National Park is wild, remote and little known – and while a tiny fraction of visitors find their way here, East Africa’s greatest secret may not remain hidden for much longer…
Riding a motor scooter in South-East Asia is almost a right of passage in travel. Here are the best places to do it
This week's travel health news including advice for travellers affected by the widespread flooding in South East Asia
This week's world health news from Nomad. An India and South East Asia round-up including: hand, foot and mouth disease, malaria and more
Cheese, wine, fruit, seafood and amazing street food? New South Wales is Australia's bread basket - here's 10 of the tastiest food experiences to be had
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