A 3 day tour to the Pilanesberg area for BESA Leadership Academy in Johannesburg. There were 32 Grade 8-11 students with 2 teachers and an All Africa Tours tourist guide on the 60 seater semi [...]
The Liesbeek River Trail is a great 4,5km suburban walk tracing the Liesbeek River from Kirstenbosch to Josephine's Mill in Newlands. It takes about an hour to walk, but if guided with information along the way, [...]
Since Covid-19 pandemic and worldwide lockdowns with travel restrictions, All Africa Tours has been preparing for when the re-opening of borders happens to allow for safe educational travel once more. In South Africa, we saw [...]
From exploring the souks of Morocco to encountering an incredible array of wildlife on safari in Namibia or enjoying the white sand and turquoise waters of the Seychelles, Africa has something for everyone. Luckily, USA passport holders can travel to many African nations either without a visa, or in some cases can simply purchase a visa on arrival. However, the visa rules vary from country to country and can be complex.
A school group coming to South Africa met with disaster when they arrived at Heathrow on Thursday, 16 July 2015. Thirteen of the children were refused permission to fly to South Africa as they had a document without a solicitor's stamp. This created anxiety for the entire group as it meant that 2 teachers needed to stay behind with that group whilst the rest continued on their journey to South Africa with mixed emotions. What a dampener for all!
Our week away organised by All Africa Tours was a week to remember. From Robertson in the Breede River Valley to Hermanus in the Overberg, gave us a variety of experiences just a few hours outside Cape Town.
For those rainy days when your children can't be outdoors, visit the Two Oceans Aquarium and Scratch Patch / Mineral World in Cape Town. When the weather clears, pack a picnic and head to Rondevlei Nature Reserve for some bird watching or Boulders Beach to view the African Penguin. A full day sight seeing on the red tourist bus is also a must.
"Our 15th Wedding Anniversary was coming up and I was wondering what to do that would rival or compare with Paris (5th) or Rome (10th)? I wanted it to be closer to home this time and the Okavango Delta in Botswana sprang to mind," says Scott.
Family Jackson from Cape Town, South Africa set out to explore Northern Italy, Croatia, Hungary, Austria, Germany and Switzerland. Five weeks of European splendour!