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A closer look at the Private Safari experience

When planning an African holiday, a private safari in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve is likely to pop up in your research, being one of the premier safari destinations in the world. If you are an adventurous traveller, you may wonder why you should not rather experience a much less expensive self-drive national park safari. …
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MORE: Important product updates (June 2017)

We wanted to highlight some important product updates at the MORE Lodges & Hotels. Madikwe Game Reserve will be introducing a mandatory Conservation Levy of R150.00 per person per night, effective 01 August 2017. Children between the ages of 2 and 12 are to be charged R75.00 (50% of the fee) and children under 2 will …
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MORE News, May 2017 Edition

We could never have anticipated that Lion Sands Ivory Lodge would be so well received – by guests, industry professionals and media alike. We were absolutely thrilled to be featured in VISI Magazine in an outstanding 9-page article which really captured the essence of our new creation. Britt would have been so proud, as this …
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MORE Private Travel News, May 2017 Edition

The social media handle “wheretodrinkmycoffee” is interestingly becoming one of the most searched hashtags ever. This only emphasises the importance of our quest to source that “perfect” cup of coffee for our clients during their travels – specifically when on safari. We found some heavenly beans through MORE’s partnership with “Bean There”. ‘Bean There’ is a direct …
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MORE Private Travel Tips; by Expert Bella Kaluwa

“Hello Bella! It was such a pleasure speaking with you this morning! Your energy and persona are amazing. As discussed please, I would like to confirm the booking on September 8th 2017….. P.S I can’t wait to meet you! Your laugh is infectious – I can just hear it now!!! Lol :)” We believe this …
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Image copyright: Charlotte Arthun

What you need to know about an African Safari

Africa is all about safari, but what many don’t realize is that the experience varies depending on the region visited. We got one of our MORE safari experts, Izak de Villiers (Sales Mananger and Field Guide Extraordinaire) to give us his insights into the many different faces of the African safari. Kenya/Tanzania: Forever immortalized in …
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MORE Private Travel Tips; by Expert Andrea Swartz

I’m an active lover of the outdoors, and when I’m not training for the next half-marathon, I’m planning an incredible trip to explore Southern Africa for you. My name is Andrea Swartz and I am mom to a beautiful boy, Connor. I love sports and all things South African. Travelling has always been a part …
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MORE Private Travel News, March 2017 Edition

Making a difference through people & animals, from Charmaine One of our core values at MORE Private Travel is to create enriching experiences which enable us to make a difference in people’s lives. For us this comes naturally, simply because we love what we do! We are also truly grateful to have the amazing job …
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Making every second count… from Charmaine.

The famous Roald Dahl put it so simply…. “We have so much time and so little to do.  Strike that, reverse it!” As to the former part of his statement – you can rest assured that is not how we feel! We are facing the end of February in this ‘New Year’, already.  It would …
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MORE Private Travel Tips; by Expert Ashley Qwabe

Are you dreaming of seeing lions on safari or snorkeling the warm waters of Mozambique? My name is Ashley Qwabe and I spend my day putting together bucket list trips for travelers. I’ve learnt a thing or two about what makes an unforgettable visit to South Africa. I’m a 32year old born and bred “Joburger” …
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