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Tuesday, 3 November 2009

The Villas at Benguerra

Benguerra, Mozambique
The Villas at Benguerra is an extension of the award winning Benguerra Lodge, which is an established luxury lodge that has been around for over 20 years. The fantastic addition to the property embraces Benguerra's unique blend of safari chic with Arabic flair and grandeur, while emphasizing privacy, warm intimate hospitality, fine service and pristine beauty. The Villas offer their guests sophisticated barefoot luxury on secluded white beaches in an unspoilt natural environment all infused with the classic East African safari experience.

Nestled in the privacy and seclusion of a natural milkwood forest each 900 m² luxury Villa is fringed by swaying palm trees and commands exquisite views of the sea and the tropical island environment.

Each luxury Villa features:
Four romantic, elegantly appointed en-suite bedrooms, a central living area with sala, lounge, bar and dining room, a private rim-flow pool overlooking Benguerra Bay, and enclosed lounge with satellite television, audio system and book collection, a rooftop terrace with Bedouin shade, a fully-equipped kitchen.

From your private deck, the beautiful white beaches of Benguerra Island are only a step away.

Monday, 2 November 2009

Singita's 2010 Professional Photographic Safaris

South Africa, Zimbabwe and Tanzania
Led by world-renowned wildlife photographer Adrian Steirn, Singita will next year once again offer Professional Photographic Safaris at their lodges in South Africa, Zimbabwe and Tanzania. These safaris cater for small groups and all skill levels. The first 4-day safari will take place at Singita Pamushana Lodge in Zimbabwe's pristine Malilangwe Game Reserve from 3rd - 7th March 2010. Rates are fully inclusive.

Sunday, 1 November 2009

FIFA World Cup 2010

2010 World Cup
With 15 days to go, fans all over the world are holding their breath in anticipation of the 2010 FIFA World Cup Final Draw. Taking place on December 4th at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, the 32 teams that have qualified to participate will receive dedicated schedules and locations for their matches. For fans wanting to be close to the hub-bub of activity, some Classic Retreats properties still have availability - we will send a detailed update in next month's newsletter. For those wanting to escape the crowds, lodges and bushcamps in Zambia, Kenya and elsewhere offer great value and exceptional experiences.