Author Archives: Laverne de Jager

10 reasons to love concierge travel

The internet is a vast source of information that has streamlined the way we work and transformed how we research, plan, book, and make decisions about where to go and what to do. Unfortunately, it has also made validating this … Read More

Botswana – Marang Gardens | Francistown from BWP 1600

FRANCISTOWN IS WAITING Less than 10 minutes’ drive from Francistown city centre, located on the banks of the Tati River, is the charming Cresta Marang Gardens hotel. Its luscious, manicured gardens are home to numerous bird species, creating an ideal setting … Read More

Botswana – Thapama Francistown from BWP 1700

Centrally situated in the city and just a few minutes’ drive from Francistown Airport, Cresta Thapama is recommended for tourists and business travellers alike. It is within walking distance of major business centres, shopping malls, and the city’s attractions, and yet … Read More

Botswana – Cresta President Gaborone from BWP 1700

GABORONE’S MEETING PLACE In the heart of Gaborone, you’ll discover the ultra-elegant and sophisticated Cresta President hotel. Operating since 1966, it was the first hotel of its kind to open in Botswana. Thoroughly modernised through the years to service even the most … Read More

Botswana – Cresta Lodge Gaborone from BWP 1800

BUSINESS TRIP TO GABORONE? BOOK THE CRESTA LODGE GABORONE Cresta Lodge – Gaborone is conveniently located 2 kms from the centre of Gaborone, Botswana’s bustling capital, and just 10 kms from the Mokolodi Game Reserve. This majestic lodge is surrounded by five … Read More

Lesotho – Afriski from 180pp

SHARING THE RICHES OF THE MOUNTAINS Closer to home but a world away from the stresses and strains of everyday life, Lesotho offers you a warm welcome – no matter how cold and snowy the winters may get. Explore the … Read More

Madagascar – L’ Heure Bleue: The Bohemian Luxury of Nosy Be

Totally renovated in 2013, l’Heure Bleue has already received several awards for its eco-construction, as well as its design and decoration, achieved by fashion designer Frederique Glainereau (Hi-life). Nestled in a lush tropical garden, l’Heure Bleue enjoys a unique location in Nosy Be, the well known paradise island … Read More

Madagascar – Baobab Beach – Eden Lodge

Eden Lodge, another idea of luxury… Several times selected in the Top 10 ecolodges in the World, and recently, by Horizons Monde magazine, Eden Lodge Madagascar is the flagship, with l’Heure Bleue, our ecolo-chic hotel in Nosy Be island, of … Read More

Zanzibar Queen from $125 per room

Located on one of the most beautiful coral beaches in the world – Matemwe -, Zanzibar Queen Hotel is a true gem among other Zanzibar’s resorts. Proximity of Mnemba attracts amateur and professional divers. With its exquisite cuisine and unique … Read More

Get inspired & plan your next adventure – here’s some tips on how to get started ;)

With lockdown putting somewhat of a strain on every country, person & economy in the world, there are a few ways that you can keep yourself inspired while patiently waiting for the “OUT” to be available to us again. Dreaming … Read More