Fodor s South Africa

Author: Fodor's Travel Guides
Publisher: Fodor's Travel
ISBN: 9781101878774
Release Date: 2015-04-28
Genre: Travel

Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for 80 years. From urban and lively Cape Town and Johannesburg to the dramatic scenery and wildlife of Kruger National Park, South Africa offers an amazingly wide range of experiences. Fodor's South Africa helps travelers sort through their many choices and select the best adventure based on their own interests, whether that involves wildlife viewing, wine tasting, resort stays, or exploring South Africa's rich cultural legacy. This travel guide includes: · Dozens of maps · An 8-page color insert with a brief introduction and spectacular photos that capture the top experiences and attractions throughout South Africa · Hundreds of hotel and restaurant recommendations, with Fodor's Choice designating our top picks · Multiple itineraries to explore the top attractions and what’s off the beaten path · Coverage of Cape Town and Peninsula, The Western Cape, The Northern Cape, The Garden Route and the Little Karoo, The Eastern Cape, Durban and Kwazulu-Natal, Johannesburg, Mpumalanga & Kruger National Park, and Victoria Falls Planning to focus on a safari? Check out Fodor's Complete Guide to African Safaris.

Fodor s the Complete Guide to African Safaris

Author: Fodor's Travel Guides
Publisher: Fodor's Travel
ISBN: 9781640970298
Release Date: 2018-05-22
Genre: Travel

Written by local experts, Fodor's travel guides have been offering advice and professionally vetted recommendations for all tastes and budgets for 80 years. Fodor’s correspondents highlight the best African safari destinations in both eastern and southern Africa. Travelers will be able to determine which African safari destination is best for them and plan their trip step by step starting months before departure up to the day of arrival. We cover the best local and international safari tour operators with information on how to create a dream safari, whether it's a luxury, bespoke experience, or a rustic in-the-bush excursion. Plus, Fodor's reveals the best beaches for must-needed post-safari relaxation. More in-depth planning information is given for popular gorilla treks in Rwanda and Uganda. This travel guide includes: •UP-TO-DATE COVERAGE: New recommendations include the best new safari camps and tour operators •ILLUSTRATED FEATURES: Special full-color "Fodor's Features" throughout the guide provide rich information on the Big Five, the Great Migration, the Dunes of Namibia, and African culture. Gorgeous photos throughout, many by Fodor's travelers, provide endless inspiration. •INDISPENSABLE TRIP PLANNING TOOLS: Travelers can discover details about animals and birds, including the Big Five, with checklists for each country. Fodor's offers a hierarchy of safari parks in each country, with detailed lodging options, and compare tour operators with an easy-to-read chart broken down by experience, expertise, and clientele. Internet resources, a planning timeline, packing lists, must-ask questions, and information on what to expect after arrival are provided in easy-to-use, compact features. •DISCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS: Fodor's The Complete Guide to African Safaris offers well-informed advice and recommendations from expert and local writers to help travelers make the most of their time. Fodor's Choice designates our best picks, from hotels to nightlife. •COVERS: South Africa, Kenya, Tanzania, Botswana, Namibia, Rwanda, Uganda, Victoria Falls, South African Wine Country, Zanzibar, Kruger National Park, Skeleton Coast, Victoria Falls, Okavango Delta, Serengeti National Park, and Mount Kilimanjaro

Fodor s South Africa

Author: Alexis Kelly
Publisher: Fodors Travel Publications
ISBN: 9781400008797
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Travel

Describes hotels, resorts, restaurants, sights, and activities in South Africa and offers practical travel tips.

The Complete African Safari Planner

Author: Claire Baranowski
Publisher: Fodor's
ISBN: 9780679009245
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Travel

Presents a guide to planning a safari in Africa, with information on the attractions, accommodations, restaurants, plants and animals, and activities at each location.

Fodor s Essential South Africa

Author: Fodor's Travel Guides
Publisher: Fodor's Travel
ISBN: 9781640970151
Release Date: 2018-04-03
Genre: Travel

Written by local experts, Fodor's travel guides have been offering advice and professionally vetted recommendations for all tastes and budgets for 80 years. Everything about Africa that stirs the imagination is concentrated in its southernmost country. Lions freely roam vast game reserves such as Kruger National Park; vineyards stretch across the Cape Winelands; and mountains cascade into the sea along miles of beaches. In addition to dream safaris and romantic honeymoons, South Africa offers modern cities with thriving arts and dining scenes. South Africans are welcoming, and the country’s emergence from a turbulent past provides a dramatic history lesson and the promise of something new every time you visit. This travel guide includes: •SAFARI PLANNING: Reviews of new safari camps, Safari-planning tips, and recommended tour companies •DISCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS:Hundreds of hotel and restaurant recommendations, with Fodor's Choice designating our top picks •ULTIMATE EXPERIENCES GUIDE contains a brief introduction and spectacular color photos that capture the ultimate experiences and attractions throughout South Africa •MULTIPLE ITINERARIES to help make the most of your time exploring the top attractions •INDISPENSABLE TRIP PLANNING TOOLS: Each chapter opens with an orientation spread that includes a map, short descriptions of each region, and the top reasons to go •COVERS: Cape Town, Cape Winelands, Johannesburg, Durban, The Garden Route, Kruger National Park, The Western Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Little Karoo, The Kalahari, The Sunshine Coast, The Drakensberg, Mpumalanga, Sabi Sand Looking specifically to plan a Safari trip? Check out Fodor’s The Complete Guide to African Safaris

Fodor s African Safari

Author: David Bristow
Publisher: Fodors Travel Publications
ISBN: 9781400012343
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Travel

Filled with practical advice on how and where to find the best safari trips in southern and eastern Africa, this handy tourist guide explains how to evaluate the best safaris and guided tours, offers facts about different types of game lodges, and provides tips on comparing packages, what to pack, health issues, and more. Original. 15,000 first printing.

Fodor s the Complete African Safari Planner

Author: Fodor's Travel Publications, Inc.
Publisher: Fodors Travel Publications
ISBN: 9781400019281
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Travel

Furnishing in-depth descriptions of safari parks in each country, a complete guide to planning an African safari adventure offers details about the wildlife native to game-viewing regions in each country, detailed lodging options, tour operator information, and tips on packing lists, Internet resources, and other essentials. Original. 15,000 first printing.

Insight Guides South Africa

Author: Insight Guides
Publisher: Apa Publications (UK) Limited
ISBN: 9781780058757
Release Date: 2015-05-01
Genre: Travel

South Africa is a land of exceptional natural beauty and cultural variety, a "rainbow nation" packed with important historical landmarks, myriad activities and unsurpassable wildlife. The new edition of Insight Guide South Africa provides both inspiration and practical guidance for a visit, with its combination of lavish full-colour photos that show off the country's incredible scenery and detailed information on what makes this powerhouse country what it is.The Best of South Africa section guides you to all the must-see sights and quintessential experiences, while fascinating features explore topics from the importance of sport to the country's superlative flora and fauna. Coverage of key subjects including Nelson Mandela and life in townships adds cultural understanding. Our expert author takes you through all the sights, from the fabulous city of Cape Town and nearby Cape Winelands to spotting the Big Five at Kruger Park and Pilanesberg Game Reserve, as well as more sober sites such as Robben Island, taking in wild beaches, vineyards, high-octane thrill-seeking and scenic train journeys. Maps throughout will help you get around and travel tips give you all the essential information. A comprehensive Travel Tips section provides the travel advice you need to plan your trip.

Frommer s South Africa

Author: Pippa de Bruyn
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780470645611
Release Date: 2009-12-09
Genre: Travel

Lists accommodations, restaurants, attractions, outdoor activities, and driving tours for South Africa.

National Geography Traveler South Africa

Author: Richard Whitaker
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426217715
Release Date: 2017-03-07
Genre: South Africa

This guide covers all the main towns, cities, and parks of one of the most beautiful countries on Earth. Travel information and tips for the hot spots of Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, Johannesburg, and Durban are all extensively updated for this latest edition. The book also includes spotlights on food and drink, shipwrecks, surfing, diving, and wild animals to help travelers get the most out of their time in this multifaceted destination. Kruger National Park, the Kalahari, and the Western Cape wine lands are featured, and readers can also enjoy a Footsteps to Freedom walk, a Maloti Mountains drive, and luxury train trips through the Transvaal. The National Geographic Traveler guidebooks are in tune with the ever growing trend toward experiential travel, providing inspiring photography, insider tips, and expert advice for a more authentic, enriching experience of the destination. The guides provide information, historical context, and cultural interpretation not available online.

Lonely Planet South Africa Lesotho Swaziland

Author: Lonely Planet
Publisher: Lonely Planet
ISBN: 9781743609989
Release Date: 2015-10-01
Genre: Travel

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet South Africa, Lesotho & Swaziland is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Hike to the summit of Table Mountain, enjoy the diverse wildlife at Kruger National Park, or power down in a traditionally designed rondavel; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of South Africa, Lesotho & Swaziland and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet South Africa, Lesotho & Swaziland: Full-colour maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - including local customs, literature, history, art, politics, landscapes, music, cuisine Free, convenient pull-out Cape Town map (included in print version), plus over 75 colour maps Covers Cape Town, the Garden Route, Hermanus, Knysna, Durban, Maseru, KwaZulu-Natal, Free State, Gauteng, Mpumalanga, Kruger National Park, Limpopo, Northern Cape, Eastern Cape, Western Cape, North West Province, and more eBook Features: (Best viewed on tablet devices and smartphones) Downloadable PDF and offline maps prevent roaming and data charges Effortlessly navigate and jump between maps and reviews Add notes to personalize your guidebook experience Seamlessly flip between pages Bookmarks and speedy search capabilities get you to key pages in a flash Embedded links to recommendations' websites Zoom-in maps and images Inbuilt dictionary for quick referencing The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet South Africa, Lesotho & Swaziland , our most comprehensive guide to South Africa, Lesotho & Swaziland, is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less travelled. Looking for a guide focused on Cape Town? Check out Lonely Planet's Cape Town & the Garden Route for a comprehensive look at all the city has to offer. Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet's Southern Africa for a comprehensive look at all the region has to offer. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet, James Bainbridge, Jean-Bernard Carillet, Lucy Corne, Alan Murphy, Matt Phillips and Simon Richmond. About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveler community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travelers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves. Lonely Planet guides have won the TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards in 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 in the Favorite Travel Guide category.

Fodor s the Complete Guide to African Safaris

Author: Fodor's
Publisher: Fodor's
ISBN: 1101878185
Release Date: 2015-06-09
Genre: Travel

An African safari is considered the trip of a lifetime for many, and recent continent-wide expansion of low-cost airfares has made many African destinations more affordable to reach. Fodor's The Complete Guide to African Safaris provides the most comprehensive and engaging information on the most popular game-viewing regions in Kenya, South Africa, Botswana, Tanzania, Namibia, and Zambia. COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE: Other guides cover part of the process, but only Fodor's deals with all aspects of the planning, picking, and preparing for safaris around Africa. EXPANDED COVERAGE: Travelers will be able to determine which African safari destination is best for them and plan their trip step by step from months before departure to the day of arrival. We cover the best local and international safari tour operators with information on how to create a dream safari, whether it's a luxury, bespoke experience, or a rustic in-the-bush excursion. Plus, Fodor's reveals the best beaches for must-needed post-safari relaxation. More in-depth planning information is given for popular gorilla treks in Rwanda and Uganda. ILLUSTRATED FEATURES: Special full-color "Fodor's Features" throughout the guide provide rich information on the Great Migration, how to dress, types of lodging and vehicles, different African tribes, and African culture. Gorgeous photos throughout, many by Fodor's travelers, provide endless inspiration. INDISPENSABLE TRIP PLANNING TOOLS: Travelers can discover details about animals and birds, including the Big Five, with checklists for each country. Fodor's offers a hierarchy of safari parks in each country, with detailed lodging options, and compare tour operators with an easy-to-read chart broken down by experience, expertise, and clientele. Internet resources, a planning timeline, packing lists, must-ask questions, and information on what to expect after arrival are provided in easy-to-use, compact features. DISCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS: Fodor's The Complete Guide to African Safaris offers savvy advice and recommendations from expert and local writers to help travelers make the most of their time. Fodor's Choice designates our best picks, from hotels to nightlife. INCLUDES: South Africa, Kenya, Tanzania, Botswana, Namibia, Rwanda, Uganda, Victoria Falls, the Seychelles, and more. ABOUT FODOR'S AUTHORS: Each Fodor's travel guide is researched and written by local experts.

Fodor s South Africa

Author: Fodor's
Publisher: Fodor's
ISBN: 1101878134
Release Date: 2015-05-12
Genre: Travel

From urban and lively Cape Town and Johannesburg to the dramatic scenery and wildlife of Kruger National Park, South Africa offers an amazingly wide range of experiences. Fodor's South Africa helps travelers sort through their many choices and select the best adventure based on their own interests, whether that involves wildlife viewing, wine tasting, resort stays, or exploring South Africa's rich cultural legacy. EXPANDED COVERAGE: New coverage of the Northern Cape and expanded coverage of game parks such as Pilanesberg National Park and Madikwe Game Reserve provide additional choices for travelers, whether on a safari or otherwise. COLOR SECTION: A NEW 8-page color insert at the start of the guide contains a brief introduction and spectacular photos that capture the top experiences and attractions throughout South Africa. INDISPENSABLE TRIP PLANNING TOOLS: Each chapter opens with an orientation spread that includes a map, short descriptions of each region, and the "Top Reasons to Go." Safari-planning tips, recommended tour companies, helpful itineraries to make the most of your time, and more assist a wide range of travelers. DISCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS: Fodor's South Africa offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their time. Fodor's Choice designates our best picks, from hotels to nightlife. INCLUDES: Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban, the Garden Route, Kruger National Park, the Winelands, Victoria Falls, and more. ABOUT FODOR'S AUTHORS: Each Fodor's travel guide is researched and written by local experts.

Southern Africa

Author: Mary Fitzpatrick
Publisher:
ISBN: 1740592239
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Travel

Go wildlife spotting through wild wetlands and sunny savannas. Ogle spectacular waterfalls and timeless sand dunes. Discover the many people and cultures of Southern Africa with this guide to the entire region. A chapter dedicated to adrenalinpacked Victoria Falls ; Brush up on the music and wildlife of the region with our comprehensive colour section ; Essential advice on the best accommodation and tours, from budget camping to luxury safaris ; The latest on health, safety, borders and getting around ; 144 fully updated maps, including colour regional map.