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Category Archives: Africa & Middle East

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  • Best Holiday Markets To Visit Around The World With The JG Black Book Collection

    There’s nothing like visiting a holiday market filled with festive trinkets and unique souvenirs to get you in the... Read More
  • New Partner Announcement: Global CommUnity

    It is a great thrill for JG Black Book to share that our CEO Jena Gardner has joined Founders... Read More
  • Top Exotic Animals To See With The JG Black Book Collection

    Seeing an exotic animal residing peacefully in its natural habitat for the first time is an experience that can... Read More
  • Discover Global CommUnity — A New Concept in Family Travel

    Newly launched, Global CommUnity is an innovative packaged-travel company focused on helping families explore the world via carefully curated... Read More
  • New Arrival At Elewana The Manor at Ngorongoro

    Time is precious, and in our busy lives, it is important for us to take the time to reconnect... Read More
  • The Micato One for One Commitment: One Safari = One Child’s Education

    Micato Safaris, through its nonprofit arm AmericaShare, has been an advocate of sustainability through education for more than 30... Read More
  • Top Seasonal Dishes From the JG Black Book Collection

    The holiday season is such a special, joyous time of year, when family and friends gather around the table... Read More
  • New Micato Brochure, Same Micato Commitment… and Same Great Inclusions!

    The beautiful full-color Micato Brochure will soon be available, and as always it strives to inform, intrigue and inspire... Read More
  • Christmas at The Elewana Collection

    Spending Christmas at any property in The Elewana Collection is guaranteed to be an unforgettable experience! Before the sun... Read More
  • The Building of a Permanent Village for the Gahinga Batwa, Uganda

    The Batwa are thought to be one of the oldest surviving indigenous people in the Central African Region. Known... Read More
  • Festive Moments and Events With The JG Black Book Collection This Holiday Season

    The most wonderful time of the year is right around the corner! From coveted family traditions to magical parades... Read More
  • Top Family-Friendly Activities With The JG Black Book Collection

    The JG Black Book Collection boasts a number of family-friendly properties and destinations that make stress-free adventure and luxury... Read More
  • The “Great Herds of Africa” from Micato Safaris: Winter-Break Friendly!

    Imagine your family looking up from their smartphones (as hard as that is to envision) when the sound of... Read More
  • Enjoy Special Festive Moments – With a Twist of Spice – at Elewana Kilindi Zanzibar

    There is nothing better than celebrating the festive season on the coast, starting with Christmas Eve on the magical... Read More
  • Congratulations to the JG Black Book Collection Members That Won the 2017 Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards!

    They did it! Sixteen members of the JG Black Book Collection took home a 2017 Condé Nast Traveler Readers’... Read More
  • On the Road: Azura Retreats

    JG Black Book’s very own Managing Director of Africa, Yvette De Vries, has recently returned from a fascinating visit... Read More
  • JG Black Book Collection Souvenirs Worth Bringing Home

    Whether headed to a far flung locale for the first time or back to a beloved long-weekend spot, each trip... Read More
  • Photo Diary: East Africa | Where to Eat, Stay & Play

    In the next installment of our Photo Diary series, we’re revealing where to eat, stay and play across East Africa. From the endless... Read More
  • Indulge in These Top Desserts with the JG Black Book Collection

    While going on a vacation is a “sweet treat” in itself, for something even sweeter, discover the flavors and... Read More
  • Volcanoes Safaris Celebrates 20 Years as the Leading Luxury Lodge Company in Rwanda and Uganda

    Volcanoes Safaris, the award-winning pioneering great ape tourism company is proud to celebrate its 20th anniversary. It also celebrates... Read More
  • Top Spots To Capture Video Footage Around The World

    They say a picture is worth a thousand words, so what does that mean for video footage? Think aerial... Read More
  • Top Destinations On The JG Team’s Travel Bucket List

    All of us here at JG Black Book are incredibly passionate about traveling, and with our clients being in... Read More
  • Sporting Events To Experience Around The Globe

    To add excitement and adventure to your next vacation, immerse yourself in your destination’s sports culture by attending a... Read More
  • 9 Community Outreach Efforts by the JG Black Book Collection

    From selling traditional crafts and designs made by local women to building a school for over 400 students in... Read More
  • Micato Safaris Takes Home Two Awards at Virtuoso Travel Week

    International luxury travel network Virtuoso® announced the winners of its top awards at the 29th annual Virtuoso Travel Week conference in Las... Read More