Suzaan Nel

Africa Travel Expert

Suzaan landed in the travel and tourism industry by chance in 2006, and years later, is still thrilled to be part of this exciting industry. She started at Giltedge Africa in 2013 and considers herself very fortunate to be part of a company that is committed to providing clients with the very best experience.

For her, Africa is a land of contrasts with a rich mix of cultures, incredible scenery and wildlife-filled reserves, and it’s a real passion to create dream holidays to this spectacular continent. Suzaan has travelled through most of Southern and East Africa, experiencing too many amazing things that it’s impossible for her to choose just one favourite.

Suzaan's Favourite Properties

Makanyi Private Game Lodge

Located on the wild bushveld of the Timbavati Game Reserve, Makanyi is a private game lodge that borders the western fringes of the Kruger National Park. With 7 luxury suites and 2 private villas, the lodge offers secluded game viewing experience. Overlooking a permanent waterhole and over 8000 hectares of…

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Azura Benguerra Island

Azura Benguerra Island is in the Bazaruto Archipelago, off the coast of Mozambique. 20 beautifully appointed villas lie just footsteps from a broad, white-sand beach. Each villa has its own plunge pool, thatched sala for afternoon naps, and a butler-host who’ll set up dinners in different locations or fetch you…

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Angama Mara

Angama Mara has the kind of view that makes you catch your breath! Perched on the rim of the Great Rift Valley, this luxury tented camp has glass-fronted suites that look out over Kenya’s Masai Mara plains and the famous hill from the film “Out of Africa”. Angama Mara is…

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Suzaan's Favourite Destinations

South Africa

Situated at the tip of the African continent, South Africa is the top vacation destination of a lifetime. A South African safari offers experiences ranging from exquisite landscapes, captivating wildlife, and amazing culture. Offering five-star luxury accommodations – ranging from top game lodges to bespoke boutique hotels – it’s a…

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Namibia

Namibia is a magical country in Southern Africa – and it captures the soul. It’s a land of endless horizons, contrasting landscapes, the oldest desert on earth and starlit skies (see our 10 most romantic lodges here).

Namibia’s Skeleton Coast is a striking,…

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Tanzania

Tanzania is home to the highest mountain in Africa, Mount Kilimanjaro, the coral reefs of Zanzibar, the migration on Serengeti’s savannah (in the Southern and Northern Serengeti), Tarangire and Ngorongoro Crater, as well as the Great Rift Valley. With spectacular scenery, cultures and…

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Suzaan's Favourite Tours