Safari Getaways and Accommodation Specials in the Beautiful Waterberg Region

Found in Limpopo Province, the scenic Waterberg region is a true hidden gem, unknown to many locals and international tourists alike, but loved deeply by those who have been willing to stray a little from the more beaten paths in South Africa. Truth be told, you don’t have to stray far. Exclusive, pristine Big 5 game reserves like Welgevonden Game Reserve are, in fact, less than a...

10 Wildly Romantic Reasons to book a Safari Sojourn

Whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or simply want to spoil your sweetheart, an intimate safari getaway offers romantic touches around every corner. This Valentine’s Day, Specials4Africa has curated the best bush break specials taking place throughout the month of love, and we’re here to tell you why a safari sojourn will make you swoon…

9 Romantic Accommodation Specials for Valentine’s Month

Ahhh February, the month of love. A time to celebrate and spoil your significant other – or perhaps just a special friend or family member. Throughout the month of love, we’ll be keeping you updated on some of the best accommodation deals, romance rates, value-adds for those looking for a safari bush break. To get

What First-Timers Should Know When Visiting SA’s Game Reserves

For first-timers visiting South Africa’s game reserves, the experience is an undoubtedly exciting one that comes with all sorts of anticipation in the days leading up to your departure. With several world-renowned game reserves – each one offering something different to the next, as well as an endless list of safari activities and accommodation options

Boots on the Ground – Africa’s Unsung Heroes

Not all hope for humanity is lost! This inspiring story explores some of Africa’s unsung heroes fighting on the side of our wildlife. In the last decade, the fight against poaching and animal cruelty has been in the international spotlight more than ever, but what about the dedicated soldiers who protect and preserve? With a

Understanding Fully-Inclusive vs. Private-Use Lodges

You’re planning a grand getaway with family and friends. The excitement stirs, and you go online to start looking for the right accommodation. You bear in mind that it will have to accommodate a larger group of people, as well as your budget. So far, you’ve ruled out camping – too high-maintenance. Guesthouses – not

5 Great Reasons for a Girl’s Getaway!

We all know the most obvious reason for a girl’s weekend away – FUN! However, there are so many more reasons for this type of vacay! No matter your age, gender or ambitions in life, if you are human – the chances are that you’re going to need some quality relaxation time at some stage.


Imagine a time where rhinos, elephants and other species of our beloved animals of Africa become nothing more than a memory or a fireside story. Extinction lasts forever and can’t be reversed. The time to do something is now while these wonderful creatures still roam the earth, and thankfully – the world’s advances in modern