Africa Travel: The Safari Papers

James T. Murray / Stephen Doyle

How to do Africa now.

Welcome to the Safari Papers: 22 ideas on the who, what, where and how of travel in Africa circa 2013. They are not definitive, but they are opinionated. We’ve kept our recommendations to the continent’s sub-Saharan reaches, choosing the new, the knowledgeable and the truly exciting, from beach to bush, from city to wilderness. Bear in mind: To come here once is to fall in love and vow to return again and again.


A Visit to Segera Retreat
Driving South Africa
The Okavango Delta and Beyond
Nairobi Now
Choppers and Charters
How to Do the Western Cape (including Shopping in Franschhoek)
Kenya’s Happy Valley
A Guide to Safari Guides
Magical Mahali Mzuri
Chic Travel in Namibia
South African Wine
Unraveling the Mara-Serengeti
Family Safaris
Where to Golf in South Africa
Four Seasons Serengeti
African Beach Vacations
Africa by Horseback
Four Luxury South African Safaris
An African Road Trip of a Lifetime
Camps in the Congo
Safari Guide to Know: Cherri Briggs
Update Singita Grumeti