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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have somehow been able to keep their relationship intensely private over the last few months, including their recent... Read More

If you catch any elephants napping on your next African safari, be careful not to wake them up.Humans tend to get cranky if they... Read More

For visitors to Southern Africa, elephants have long been synonymous with the expansive savannah of that region. With a rise in poaching throughout the... Read More

Francie Lubbe was camping at the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park in Botswana earlier this month when she inadvertently got up close and personal... Read More

We’ve recreated Taylor Swift’s Wildest Dreams video as a safari itinerary, but now we can reveal the camp that served as part of... Read More

They call them the Chobe Angels. But instead of the flicked bangs and bell-bottoms worn by their ’70s TV namesakes, this girl gang comes clad in hard... Read More

While other safari lodges in Botswana seem to be in a battle of luxury one-upmanship (with architecture and plunge pools being the weapons of choice),... Read More

My recent Why We Travel post discussed the potential risks of traveling to the Sochi Olympics in the wake of Russia's new anti-gay law. But the Duma is... Read More

Top 10 Hotels Overall: City1. The Peninsula, Hong Kong 98.782. Wentworth Mansion, Charleston, South Carolina 98.673. The Peninsula, Bangkok 98.314. Four... Read More

Top 10 Hotels Overall: City1. Park Hyatt, Milan 98.952. Stafford London by Kempinski 98.403. Four Seasons Hotel Gresham Palace, Budapest 98.074.... Read More

Game Viewing: In Hemingway’s day, safaris followed game across the terrain, setting up camps along the way. Today’s mobile safaris channel that same... Read More

Culture & Wildlife: South AfricaHighlights: Kruger National Park in the northeast, flanked by the private lodges and conservancies of the Sabi Sand... Read More

FoodiesItinerary: Tauck’s 10-day A Taste of France itinerary, departing from Paris with stops in Lyons, Arles, and Avignon on the Swiss Emerald... Read More

Forget the airport taxi: From the Persian Gulf to Punta Cana and Hong Kong to Bora-Bora, upscale hotels, resorts, lodges, and safari camps are... Read More

There’s no better way to explore Ireland’s west coast than by bike and on foot. Cycling and hiking routes wind through charming villages and past... Read More

See our slideshow of the 45 Best New Hotels of 2009.In compiling Travel + Leisure’s fourth annual It List, our editors once again visited hundreds of... Read More

Forget the frumpy, olive-drab tents of your childhood. A new breed of oversized tents is being pitched at ecotourism sites and luxury resorts around... Read More

In 1992, Ralph Bousfield, his partner Catherine Raphaely, and his father, Jack, were scouting for places to set up a safari camp in the game-filled... Read More

OCCUPATION Fashion designers HOME BASE Milan BOYS GONE WILD Dolce and Gabbana have been working and traveling together for more than 20 years, but this... Read More

See our slideshow of the 10 Best New Hotels.As if the holidays weren’t filled with enough choices (Which cookie recipes to try?What to wear on New Year... Read More

Generally speaking, you don't want a crowbar or a wheelbarrow to feature prominently in your vacation photos. Or rubble. Or poverty (unless, perhaps, it... Read More

In case you needed more enticement to consider an African safari, here are four new ultraluxe bush camps. Namibia The 16 stone-and-canvas huts at... Read More

Before I first came to Botswana's Okavango Delta, I wasn't prepared for how it would affect me. I hadn't expected its juxtaposition of water and desert,... Read More

$800 to $1,000 per person per night: that’s currently the average price of an African safari. The continent might be underdeveloped, but its leading... Read More

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