Approaching South Africa. 09/11/2017
The World ARC Fleet are now well on the way to their first African landfall at Richards Bay, having set off from the French territory of Reunion on 04 November.The rugged volcanic island of Reunion is always a surprise hit with the World ARC crews. Outside of the francophone world, the Indian Ocean island is little known. However, as it takes just 24 hours to sail there from Mauritius, it is well worth including on the island-hopping route to South Africa. It may be small, but it packs a lot in for visitors to enjoy. Mountains, stunning views, historic plantations and idyllic Indian Ocean beaches best explored via Jeep safaris, white-water rafting or simply relaxing ashore, snorkelling and swimming.The routing from Reunion takes boats around the southern end of Madagascar, hugging close... Click here for more info..