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  • family friendly safari lodge

    Top 5 family friendly safari lodges in South Africa

    The nostalgia and excitement of safari is magnified ten-fold when children are involved! From the moment you touchdown, you will all be captivated by South Africa’s vast and awe-inspiring scenery, dramatic landscapes and wilderness,…

    February 13, 2017
  • safari beach holiday

    Top 9 Best Safari-Beach Holidays

    Africa. The very word sends tingles down our spine.  African safari is, by any measure, the most aspirational holiday of all, an adventure like no other, but it stays on our bucket list for…

    December 28, 2016
  • cape town gordons bay

    Cape Town Hidden Gems

    Sue Bell, co-owner and Product Director at The Turquoise Holiday Company with a passion for all things Africa, gives us a whistle-stop tour of her favourite Cape Town hidden gems, hangouts and hot spots……

    December 15, 2016
  • oman holiday winter sun destination

    Best Winter Sun Destinations

    When summer is but a distant memory and the cold British winter is in full swing, we can’t help but find ourselves daydreaming about basking on a beach somewhere exotic. Whether you are looking…

    December 6, 2016
  • Makanyane south africa elephant room view safari

    8 Top Tips for a South African Safari

    The Madikwe Game Reserve is one of South Africa’s premier game-viewing hot spots. Boasting vast landscapes of overwhelming beauty with a spectacular contrast of terrain and wildlife, it truly is one of the best…

    November 22, 2016
  • azure selous on game drive what to wear on safari africa

    What to wear on Safari…

    All packed and ready to go? hrrrmm perhaps not – you might be struggling with what to wear on you African Safari adventure. Here are our Turquoise Top Tips to help you pack and…

    October 28, 2016
  • Ol Seki Hemingways - Turquoise Holidays

    Go Green with your next Turquoise Holiday

    Hire a solar-powered ‘Twizy’ car in Bora Bora or stay in a safari camp fueled by cow dung! Go green from the Caribbean to New Zealand, with holiday ideas for the eco-minded traveler. Here are our…

    February 24, 2016
  • Inside the Tasting Room - Franschhoek

    Inside The Tasting Room, Franschhoek

    Meet Gerald…head chef at award winning restaurant The Tasting Room in Franschhoek – part of the of the stunning boutique property Le Quartier Francais which we absolutely adore! Bringing the restaurant to life and leaving all of us in the…

    July 10, 2015