Safari To Sea
Specialises in custom building bucket list holidays in Southern Africa, including South Africa, Zimbabwe, Mozambique,Zanzibar, Kenya, Namibia, Botswana,Mauritius,Seychelles and Malawi.
Instead of offering price based package specials we delight in working with our clients to plan their African experience,with the main focus being the Safari, combining with the activities clients wish to include.
Everyone has a hobby, sport or activity they are interested in and our team works with you to ensure you can include these in your itinerary.
South Africa can offer such diversity: Including Scuba,deepsea fishing, cycling, walking, running, hiking, mountaineering,photography,history,botany and virtually every activity under the sun.
We work with professional companies to ensure your experience is an unforgettable one.
Karen has been involved in the travel industry for thirty five years and now owns Sure Aquabay Travel
(www.sureaquabaytravel.com) which is the reservations and flight booking division.
Karen has built superb relationships with Lodge Owners, airlines, Tour Operators and industry professionals, ensuring preferential deals and seamless travel. With her expertise and vast knowledge she can assist with visa requirements, insurance needs, travel immunisation advice and all the necessary details to make your trip in Africa run smoothly.
Karen has travelled extensively internationally and through sub Saharan Africa and can advise where to spend your money wisely,ensuring you include all your activities and fulfill your wishlist.
We have built up a comprehensive list of lodges which we have personally selected and recommend, to ensure your time in Africa is unforgettable
Mike has been in the hospitality industry for forty years, first with South African Airways and then working in four and five star hotels and owning a restaurant for a number of years.
Mike has also traveled extensively and is as passionate as the rest of the team in bringing the African experience to our clients with our unique specialist approach.
Mike is responsible for logistics and manages transfers and tours. We partner with Legend Aviation
to provide a charter air service throughout Southern Africa to maximise time spent at the destination and not in Transit. we also run our own fleet of transfer vehicles, including mini bus and 4x4 vehicles.
Mike is a keen surfer and deep sea fisherman and can run tours for all sporting enthusiasts, with excellent local knowledge.
Belinda is originally from Zimbabwe , spent her university years in South Africa, then worked in
Public relations and event management.
Belinda then moved to the UAE and on to Kenya , before finally settling in Miami.
Belinda is an expert on travelling in Africa and has a vast knowledge of the African continent.
Based now in Miami she works closely with Mike and Karen ,who are based in KwazuluNatal, South Africa, liaising with our American Clients and Agencies and ensuring all arrangements are meticulous.
Bubbly and energetic, she makes the planning of your trip as enjoyable as the trip itself.
Elaine Philipson has studied and worked in the Hospitality, Events and Tour Operation industries for over 30 years. Elaine was born and raised in South Africa and has a special passion for this country and its host continent – Africa. She has visited a large number of the countries in Africa with 20 years’ experience in hosting tour groups across the continent and in Europe, personal experience in a variety of Wildlife interactions, Hikes and general travel on the continent Elaine is well ready to help you build your dream Safari to Sea experience. Elaine is now living in Switzerland and will be working with Mike and Karen to ensure your visit to this stunning part of the world will be memorable. Can speak basic German
Mobile: Mike +27-824561270
Belinda +1 786-493-2460
Elaine +41 79 538 0130