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Everything you need and don't need from a one-week African safari packing list
An overview of Andrea’s incredible three-week adventure from the Indian ocean to the expansive Namibian deserts.
What is greenwashing, how to spot greenwashing in the travel industry and five steps you can take to lessen your impact when you travel
The best places around the world to go swimming with whale sharks, where to stay, how to get there and when to travel.
In Ol Pejeta Conservancy, Kenya, ground-breaking science is bringing the Northern White Rhino back from the very edge of extinction.
A spotlight on Community-led travel in Peru, introducing the ‘other side’ of the Andes.
Like to travel in the lap of luxury? Then we've got you covered with our top five luxury African safari itineraries. Even better, we're going to tell you exactly how your trip makes a positive impact.
Leaping lemurs, sparkling white beaches and towering baobabs, made famous by the Madagascar movie, come to life.
On the search for a bit of sunshine in the summer holidays? Our luxury travel specialists have got you covered.
Ecuadorian Amazon, Galapagos and elsewhere. What to see and where to see it?
The essential information for planning a trip to Ecuador, explore where and when to go and what you need to prepare for your holiday.
Top tips for trekking in Peru, how to acclimatise to higher altitudes and what to bring to ensure the walk of a lifetime.
Riding in savannah, mountains or beaches. Discover where to stay and what's on offer.
And why you should consider these destinations for your travel in 2022
From Phinda, South Africa to Akagera, Rwanda.
Today African Parks celebrate the largest, single translocation ever undertaken for white rhino.
One of the most unique Wayfairer trips from 2021 was by Pam to Madikwe and Leobo Private Reserve, South Africa. Winner of Africas Best Private Villa award, this is the ultimate Après Safari experience.
Read our guide to responsible, sustainable and ethical travel in Peru to discover how best to prepare for your trip.
In their own words (and photographs).
A trip of a lifetime for us. As a retirement gift to myself, my wife and I made the trip to Tanzania a reality.
The essential information for planning a trip to Peru, explore where and when to go and what you need to prepare for your holiday.
How you can get involved with a small charity on Kenya’s coast with a monumental impact.
Lots of camps and lodges offer Fly Camping, “sleep outs” or a night in a star bed. We explain what they are and where best to experience them.
Our top picks of where to travel on your next tailor-made luxury holiday in Africa for New Years Eve or into 2021.
The thrill and suspense of nature and the wild is captured incredibly in John's series of action shots.
A note from our Co-Founder in light of the impact of COVID-19 on the travel industry.
Here’s our pick of the best places to take your children on your family holiday during the all-important school holidays.
Our luxury travel specialists reveal the year's best luxury travel destinations and their top tips for luxury travel experiences.
It’s not every day that you meet someone with a life motto, but that’s exactly what Katie and John have, and we find ourselves in total agreement.
Sarah & Christopher Simpson visited Tanzania on a family safari trip with their three young children, here's their experience.
Joshua & Lisa share their special honeymoon, where they experienced the best of safari and beach in Tanzania and Zanzibar
For their wedding anniversary, Sherry and Joseph chose the ideal combination of safari and beach in Kenya & Zanzibar to celebrate.
Cape Town to Kruger National Park; bush to beach - this South Africa and Mauritius adventure is never to be forgotten.
We speak to Dublin expat and Siem Reap Art Tours founder Robina Hanley about contemporary art in Siem Reap.
Use the extra room in your suitcase to bring supplies and resources needed in developing countries, using Pack for a Purpose.
Watch our short film on community-led conservation in northern Kenya, in collaboration with Saruni Lodges.
Discover the best spots for astrotourism - the latest travel trend that allows you to get out of this world and chase the cosmos.
Read our guide to responsible, sustainable and ethical travel in Chile to discover how best to prepare for your Chile trip.
Where to go, when to visit, what to see and do, as well as essential practical travel information for a Chile holiday.
You can control the plastic you use at home, but how about when you travel? Here are 8 simple ways you can use less plastic on holiday.
Discover our top 7 luxury resorts in the Maldives: luxury resorts which are dedicated to sustainability and conservation.
Meet the Giant rats using their extraordinary sense of smell to sniff out landmines, human disease and more.
In celebration of World Water Day, we’ve compiled a list of beautiful waterfalls around the world to add to your bucket list of cascades and cataracts.
Discover the incredible story of Shinta Mani Wild, Bill Bensley's newest luxury camp in the depths of the Cambodian jungle.
Enjoy the African safari experience and improve your wildlife photography skills at the same time with a photo safari holiday.
25 years since the original movie was released, we ask what happened to the animals featured in the film and where can you see them in the wild?
Nothing compares to cherry blossom viewing in Japan during sakura season, which is as much about the visual spectacle as it is about culture.
In celebration of International Women's Day, here are the stories of famous female explorers and adventurers, who inspire us to travel.
In honour of World Wildlife Day on 3 March 2019, we take a look at 10 of the world's most endangered marine animals.
The ultimate guide to visiting the Iguazu Falls in Argentina, from how to get there, what to do, and where to stay.
We debate the complex link between Instagram and overtourism, share our personal experiences and discuss possible solutions.
Our favourite Antarctica books, from firsthand accounts of daring polar exploration to unbelievable tales of survival.
Where to go, when to visit, what to see and do, as well as essential practical travel information for a Maldives holiday.
Read our guide to responsible, sustainable and ethical travel in the Maldives to discover how best to prepare for your Maldives trip.
Be part of Wayfairer Travel's first event for an evening of award-winning photography, fascinating talks, and post-work canapés.
Everything you need to know about polar clothing, extreme cold weather gear and how to pack for a trip to Antarctica.
From the beach to the bush, and from babymoons to minimoons, discover 27 different types of honeymoon and where to go.
Read our guide to responsible, sustainable and ethical travel in Argentina to discover how best to prepare for your Argentina trip.
Where to go, when to visit, what to see and do, as well as essential practical travel information for an Argentina holiday.
Discover what responsible travel really means, plus why it's so important and what you can do to be a more responsible traveller.
Ring in the 2019 Chinese New Year and discover the best destinations to visit this year, according to your Chinese zodiac.
The fascinating stories of the most famous polar explorers to venture into perilous Antarctic territory, plus their pioneering discoveries.
After years of human destruction, African elephants are rediscovering their old migratory routes. Here are the best places to witness their movements.
As the most cryptic corner of the Earth, Antarctica has baffled us for centuries. Here are 14 of the continent's greatest wonders and mysteries.
Members of the Wayfairer team reveal their favourite trips from the past year what made them special.
A safari in Zambia offers more than just the 'Big Five' - this incredible wildlife haven is home to some of the rarest creatures in Africa.
Walking safaris offer an authentic and unique perspective on Africa's wildlife, plantlife and ecosystems.
Where to go, when to visit, what to see and do, as well as essential practical travel information for an Antarctica cruise.
Read our guide to responsible, sustainable and ethical travel in Antarctica to discover how best to prepare for your Antarctic expedition.
From Atacama to Zanzibar and Antarctica to Zambia , we've put together the ultimate bucket list of unique travel experiences for 2019.
The New Year celebrations don't have to end on 1 January. Discover how different cultures around the world celebrate the start of the year.
Discover a world of elfish communities, reindeer conservation and Christmas spirit at this North Pole Ho-Ho-Homestay, with hosts Mr & Mrs Claus.
A Big Five safari means the opportunity to see five of the continent's most majestic and iconic animals in the wild.
Our Luxury Travel Specialist, Leonie Taylor, shares how and why she fell in love with Zambia's Kafue National Park.
Discover how many items you can take on your trip and fit into your luggage allowance by using our handy holiday packing calculator.
Discover the incredible real-life locations used to film The Lord of the Rings and Hobbit trilogies in New Zealand.
Where to go, when to visit, what to see and do, as well as essential practical travel information for a Zambia safari holiday.
Read our guide to responsible, sustainable and ethical travel in Zambia to discover how best to prepare for your Zambia trip.
Finding the balance between cultural tradition & environmental preservation is tough, so here are some helpful tips and eco-friendly alternatives.
How do you choose the African safari destination that's right for you? Read our in-depth guide to discover where you should go for the best safari.
Discover the most luxurious train journeys across Asia & Africa, from the famous Oriental Express to Japan's futuristic bullet trains.
Everything you need to know about accessible travel and wheelchair-friendly holidays, from cultural tours to African safaris.
An African safari is one of the most thrilling experiences on earth. Learn how to stay safe with our top safari safety tips.
A wildlife guide to BBC Earth and David Attenborough's latest documentary series, Dynasties.
Now recovered from flooding, India needs your Kerala travels to bring back tourists. Thea shares her thoughts on her recent Kerala holiday.
For a short stay of 48 hours in Cape Town on your South Africa itinerary, here’s our guide on how to make the most of your short time.
A parent's guide to choosing the best destination for a safari with children, family-friendly lodges & camps and preparation tips.
Discover New Zealand's fascinating Maori culture with our guide to the best Maori cultural experiences in the North and South Island.
Spend the Christmas break in the sun and escape the cold with these luxury winter holiday destinations.
If you're planning a holiday to Japan, our travel guide will help you decide where and when to go and what to do whilst you're there.
Read our guide to responsible, sustainable and ethical travel in New Zealand to discover how best to prepare for your New Zealand trip.
If you’re planning a holiday to New Zealand, our travel guide will help you decide where and when to go and what to do whilst you’re there.
Discover the best luxury hotels across the North & South Islands for your luxury New Zealand holiday.
All you need to know about celebrating Vegetarian Festival in Phuket and throughout Thailand, from extreme rituals to tasty vegan food.
We talk to Elephant Nature Park founder Lek about ethical elephant sanctuaries in Chiang Mai and challenging elephant welfare standards.
Staying at a ryokan in Japan is a fantastic experience, but what should you expect? Here’s all you need to know about staying in a ryokan.
Get to know Japanese culture through Japanese cuisine with our ultimate Japan food guide, filled with fun experiences for the curious foodie traveller.
Read our guide to responsible, sustainable and ethical travel in Japan to discover how best to prepare for your Japan trip.
Clean, safe and endlessly fascinating, Japan is a great destination for family holidays. Here's our guide to the best things to do in Japan with kids.
We have analysed data on every country across the globe to find out the world’s most spiritual country in our Global Spirituality Index.
Forget the big cities - head out to the countryside to explore what rural Japan has to offer and see a different side to this fascinating country.
The Ishasha sector of Queen Elizabeth National Park is home to a rare phenomenon throughout Africa and a unique safari highlight.
Discover how to travel responsibly and ethically in Sri Lanka. Prepare for your Sri Lanka holiday with our responsible travel guide.
Our Africa Specialist Thea, answers some frequently asked questions about what you can expect on a typical day on safari in Kenya.
Discover the seasonal Serengeti Wildebeest Migration patterns throughout the year, the best times to see the migration and where to stay.
Discover our comprehensive list of children's books from around the globe to encourage the little ones to travel the world.
If you’re planning a holiday to Namibia our travel guide will help you decide where and when to go and what to do whilst you’re there.
If you're looking for an exciting and adventurous travel experience, here are eight epic activity holiday ideas to inspire you.
How to choose from the 8 Kilimanjaro routes available to ensure you reach the summit and see the sunrise at Uhuru Peak.
If you’re planning a holiday to South Africa our travel guide will help you decide where and when to go and what to do whilst you’re there.
Discover the highlights of Hanoi, Vietnam's vibrant capital city, including things to do, places to visit and where to stay.
Discover everything you need to know to prepare for Songkran (Thai New Year) - the world's biggest water fight!
For many adventure holiday lovers, Zanzibar is the perfect place to enjoy sun, sea and sand after a safari or mountain trek.
Our Asia specialist, Thea, shares her experience of Chiang Mai's Elephant Nature Park and why a visit to see the gentle giants is a must.
A detailed month-by-month weather and condition guide on the the best times to climb Mount Kilimanjaro.
Our Asia specialist, Thea, shares her experience on one of our most popular day tours in Phuket – Hong by Starlight Phang Nga Bay tour.
The ultimate Angkor Wat guide, including the best Angkor Wat tours, travel tips, where to stay in Siem Reap and much more.
Discover how to travel the Wayfairer way, with our luxury, responsible tailor-made holidays.
If you’re planning a holiday to India our travel guide will help you decide where and when to go and what to do whilst you’re there.
From Rudyard Kipling’s ‘The Jungle Book’ to Arundhati Roy’s ‘The God of Small Things’, here's my reading recommendations for India.
Wayfairer's guide to essential responsible, sustainable and ethical travel practices whilst on a luxury holiday in India.
We encourage our clients to travel in a responsible and respectful manner. Here’s our guide to responsible travel in Thailand:
Read our specialist guide for essential responsible travel practices when you're on your holiday in Tanzania and Zanzibar
Planning a safari holiday to Tanzania? Read our comprehensive guide to seven of our favourite national parks and game reserves in Tanzania.
Read our specialist's blog about the top 6 quick tips for making sure you that you plan the perfect honeymoon.
Experience colourful celebrations and participate in cultural holidays during one of Asia's traditional festivals.
A complete guide to the Gorilla Habituation Experience in Uganda, one of the world's most incredible wildlife encounters.
Secluded, off the beaten track and with an abundance of wildlife, the Selous Game Reserve is one of our favourite safari destinations in Africa.
From Joy Adamson’s Born Free to Isak Dinesen’s Out of Africa, there’s a long list of fascinating novels that are set in Kenya.
From ‘Black Buddha’ by Richard Waters to ‘The Coroners Lunch’ by Colin Cotterill, here are my reading recommendations for Laos.
Wayfairer Co-Founders, Harry Prowse & Tom Blakey, share their favourite unique accommodation options in Africa & Asia.
Our complete guide to the Masai Mara in Kenya - one of the best destinations for a safari holiday in Africa.
From Songkran to Loy Krathong, here are 15 magical Thailand festivals you do not want to miss.
Cradled in the picturesque hills of Central India, Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve is one of the best places to see wild Royal Bengal tigers.
From seeing prides of lions in Kenya and gorillas in Rwanda to tracking Bengal tigers in India, here are our top wildlife experiences.
Explore the list of interesting locations and fascinating species featured on BBC's Blue Planet through our infographic.
If you’re planning a holiday to Myanmar our travel guide will help you decide where and when to go and what to do.
If you’re planning a holiday to Tanzania our travel guide will help you decide where and when to go and what to do whilst you’re there.
If you’re planning a holiday to Uganda our travel guide will help you decide where and when to go and what to do whilst you’re there.
Planning to visit the majestic Victoria Falls in southern Africa? Our guide will help you decide the best time to travel to this iconic destination.
From the emerald mountains of the north, to the white sandy beaches of the south, discover 15 of the most beautiful places to visit in Vietnam.
Located just 2 hours drive from Arusha, Tarangire is a charming National Park to visit on a northern Tanzania safari.
If you’re planning a holiday to Cambodia our travel guide will help you decide where and when to go and what to do whilst you’re there.
From 'Pol Pot: Anatomy of a Nightmare' to 'Children of the River', here's my reading recommendations for Cambodia.
From Jennifer McVeigh's 'The Fever Tree' to Nelson Mandela's 'Long Walk to Freedom', here's my reading recommendations for South Africa.
Our guide to the best luxury honeymoon holidays in Asia, from Japan to Cambodia, perfect for a romantic getaway.
Planning a honeymoon? Here are 8 incredible itinerary ideas for an unusual, authentic and unforgettable East Africa honeymoon.
We pride ourselves on creating unique, authentic and sustainable tailor-made holidays. Here are our top 10 tips to travelling responsibly in Vietnam
Are you looking to plan a luxury holiday to the Rainbow Nation? Here’s our guide to travelling in a responsible fashion when in South Africa...
From epic waterfalls to tranquil temples, here is our detailed list on the best things to do in Luang Prabang, Laos and the best hotels to stay in the city.
In this guide we cover all the essential information and practical advice you need to ensure you're fully prepared for your Kilimanjaro trek.
Discover our 8 best beaches in Zanzibar for your perfect Zanzibar holiday with our detailed map and guide, including the best hotels & beach resorts.
From Graham Greene's The Quiet American to Boa Ninh's The Sorrow of War, there's a long list of books about the legacy of the Vietnam War.
From Rattawut Lapcharoensap’s ‘Sightseeing’ to Alex Garland’s cult novel ‘The Beach’, there are many fascinating books about Thailand.
Read our specialist guide for essential responsible travel practices when you're on your holiday in Namibia
We encourage our clients to travel in a responsible and respectful manner. Here’s our guide to responsible travel in Myanmar (Burma).
We encourage our clients to be considerate to the communities and environments they visit. Here’s our guide to responsible travel in Laos
We encourage our clients to travel in a responsible and respectful manner. Here’s our guide to responsible travel in Rwanda:
If you’re planning a holiday to Kenya our travel guide will help you decide where and when to go and what to do whilst you’re there.
We encourage our clients to be considerate to the communities and environments they visit. Here’s our guide to responsible travel in Cambodia
Faded Footprints is our new illustrative series which remembers thriving and beautiful destinations that no longer exist.
We encourage our clients to travel in a responsible and respectful manner. Here’s our guide to responsible travel in Uganda:
If you’re planning a holiday to Rwanda our travel guide will help you decide where and when to go and what to do whilst you’re there.
We pride ourselves on creating unique, authentic and sustainable tailor-made holidays. Here are our top 10 tips to travelling responsibly in Kenya.
If you’re planning a Vietnam holiday our travel guide will help you decide where and when to go and what to do whilst you’re there.
Inle Lake is a highlight of our Myanmar itineraries and with so much to see we've selected our top 5 highlights for you.
Read our guide to gorilla trekking in Rwanda and prepare for the encounter of a lifetime: coming face to face with mountain gorillas!
Planning a family holiday to South Africa? Here are our ideas for fun things to do in Cape Town with kids.
Here at Wayfairer we think that there’s no better way to experience the essence of Kenya than on a luxury tailor-made safari holiday.
If you’re planning a holiday to Laos our travel guide will help you decide where and when to go and what to do whilst you’re there.
There’s a wide range of exciting experiences & adventure activities to enjoy at Victoria Falls. Here are 13 of the best.
If you’re planning a holiday to Thailand our travel guide will help you decide where and when to go and what to do whilst you’re there.
Our Africa specialist, Thea, explains why you should get off the beaten track for an incredible safari experience in Swaziland.
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