African sleepouts provide a stargazing experience unlike anything else in the world. There are few sights in the world that can rival the night sky of Africa. Low population densities in the bush and desert mean little light pollution to interfere with sky-watching. Only the sounds of the animals in the night lull you to sleep. With luxury tree houses, elevated sleep out decks, and star beds attached to your suite, there’s a stargazing experience for everyone. To that end, we’ve gathered up our top 12 favorite African sleepouts for stargazers.
The arid land of Namibia, a forgotten country when it comes to safari, has emerged from oblivion into the forefront of adventure travel, catching the eyes of explorers, culturists, luxury travelers, and even Matt Lauer of NBC’s Today Show along the way. Take an extraordinary journey with Ker & Downey to find out what has made it so popular. The country of Namibia, named after the vast Namib desert (the oldest on the planet), is celebrated for its wide open landscapes – a perfect place to breathe deeply while taking in the infinite supply of blue skies, sun-drenched weather, and […]