Singita’s Sasakwa Lodge in Tanzania: Where Downtown Abbey Would Feel at Home

The Sasakwa Lodge, Singita’s premier property in Northern Tanzania, offers a heavy touch of old world, English opulence in the country’s Grumeti Reserve.

If Lord Grantham were ever to take a trip to Africa, this is where he and other denizens Downtown Abbey would lay their heads for the night. But today, even heads of state, royals and celebrities head to Sasakwa to soak up the authentic African ambiance and the expansive view of the vast Serengeti plains below.

The elegant, turn of the century manor house is counterbalanced with a carefully collected and well-curated mix of evocative African artifacts. It gives the posh property an African savvy meets boho chic appeal.


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Wilderness Safaris in Namibia Has a Lodge for Every Kind of Traveler

Nowhere in Africa is the landscape more diverse than it is in Namibia. But diversity is also found in the accommodations of the area and Wilderness Safaris has many camps across the country which cater to all all types of travelers. Here are a few that might fit your needs:

If you’re an adventure traveler, then try Kulala Desert Lodge
Kulala’s thatched African villas provide close proximity to the red dunes of Sossussvlei. A early rise is required to hit the dunes before the sun does, to capture the best light and keep cool for the arduous hike up the world’s largest sand dune. Running down them feels like a mad mix of skiing, walking on

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Springdale: Set Adrift on Budget Bliss at the Driftwood Lodge at Zion National Park

Serene mountain views and the rush of a Virgin River at Driftwood Lodge; a HotelChatter Review

When visiting Zion National Park, many choose to experience this majestic slice of the Great Outdoors, well, outdoors. There are three campgrounds to choose from and, during the height of the summer, reservations are typically a must. Even the “off” season can get quite crowded given the right circumstances.

If your idea of roughing it, however, is staying in a budget motel, there are many to choose from in the adjacent town of Springdale, Utah. Dubbed “The Gateway to Zion,” the town’s main road, which leads straight to the national park, is dotted with name-brand motel chains, independent

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Park City: The Sky Lodge Kicks Off Sundance Film Festival With…Spinning Classes?

The Sundance Film Festival began yesterday and if you’re looking for a hotel room, be prepared to shell out a lot of money just to rub shoulders with film producers, directors, agents, actors and the inevitable crop of reality TV stars. (However, HotelTonight is offering The Cliff Lodge a simple kind of hotel, for $ 249 a night. )

While most hotels use the festival to throw huge parties or open up lavish gifting suites, The Sky Lodge, an all-suite luxury note has gone a different route–by opening a pop-up Soul Cycle spinning studio.

Have you heard the buzz? SoulCycle is popping up at the Sundance Film Festival! That’s right, we’re packing up our

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