Indian Ocean Islands

The biggest attraction of these Indian Ocean island holiday locations is that they have so much more to offer than their coastline. The fascinating history and the many cultural, linguistic and culinary influences over the years have resulted in amazingly varied towns and villages which are ideal to explore. The isolated nature of island evolution means that there is a wide variety of endemic flora & fauna to learn about during your time in these areas, with conservation being a top priority for these nations, most especially in the Seychelles.
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Zimbabwe

This beautiful country has long been a popular tourist destination due to the huge variety of environments, and the amazing cultural, wildlife and landscape heritage.

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Botswana

Botswana is dominated by the dry Kalahari Desert thirst land. The landscape ranges from wide, open savannah scrubland and vast salt-pans to the unique inland waterways of the Okavango Delta.

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South Africa

South Africa is a huge and varied country, spanning the tip of the continent from west to east and encompassing many different ecosystems. The western coastline offers rugged scenery overlooking the wild Atlantic, which blends with the calmer Indian Ocean at Cape Point.

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Namibia

Namibia is a vast country in the South-Western part of Southern Africa, also known as the smile on the face of Africa. It is dominated by the Namib Desert, an extensive inland plateau and stunning mountain ranges.

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Swaziland

Not often do you come across a country still under monarchy rule. You picture a king and immediately he has a sword at his hip and a golden crown on his head. Well Swaziland does things a little differently. King Mswati the third does wear a crown, but his is strewn from red feathers. At the annual Umhlanga, or Reed Dance ceremony, tens of thousands of women from Swazi tribes across Zululand gather at the Ludzidzini Royal Village to find a partner through a ritualistic dance. Before the ceremony, they gather the best reeds they can find as a tribute to the Queen mother. This tradition has carried on every year since 1940, and is still as strong and vibrant in their culture as it was back then.
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Zambia

Zambia is a country dominated by wilderness and an amazing sense of space. Lush river valleys and floodplains offer excellent habitat for a huge range of wildlife species, as do the dense woodlands that cover much of the country.

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