Travel + Leisure Names Susan Neva, a Top Travel Specialist in their 21st Annual A-List

Winter Park, Florida, March 15, 2023 –  Susan Neva, a bespoke travel designer for Alluring Africa and native South African, is recognized again in the annual Travel + Leisure’s A-List for her expertise in travel to Africa, appearing in the March issue on stands soon. Each year, the magazine reviews many candidates for the coveted spot and to Neva, the ‘prestigious accolade is always an honor.’

Neva has been entrusted by wellness celebrities and high-net worth individuals for their special occasions, African wedding ceremonies, honeymoons and bucket list trips that secured her place on the list. Get the award-worthy trip and treat yourself to a safari crafted by a top travel specialist.

Here are three award-winning itineraries to make your own:

  1. Truly Unique Wedding in Africa: A 16-day tour including Sossusvlei, Serra Cefema, Damaraland, Hoanib and Ongava at Etosha National Park. Celebrate your marriage at Serra Cafema in a remote corner of Namibia, on a hill with a spectacular African sunset as its backdrop, and an evening brought to life with dancing and singing offered by the local Himba tribe.
  2. Honeymoon like a Celebrity: A 20-day trip including Cape Town, South Africa, Sossusvlei in Namibia, Singita Grumeti Serengeti Reserve and the Chem Chem Private Conservancy in Tanzania, ending with a few days of relaxation in Zanzibar. Exchange vows over the Serengeti with dozens of roses flown in from Arusha, sparkling wine, canapes, and of course, celebration in true African style, with singing and dancing!
  3. A Gorilla Trekking Trip Everyone will Love: Enjoy a 13-day trip through Uganda jam-packed with activities for the entire family. Spot chimps at Kibale Forest, lion tracking in Queen Elizabeth National Park, spectacular forest hike in Kyambura Gorge, boating safari on the Kazinga channel, waterfall hike in Bwindi forest, and the highlight, gorilla trekking in the forest.

To Susan, “traveling to Africa is more than just checking off a destination. When you visit Africa for the first time, you create a deep connection with the continent that keeps drawing you back.” To work with Susan on a tailored itinerary, you can reach her directly at Custom safari packages start at $1,200 per person, per day.

About Travel + Leisure A-List

Working with a travel advisor comes with all sorts of benefits. Not only do these professionals eliminate the stress of planning by dealing with all the details (visa requirements, bookings, etc.) but they also provide incredible insight and unparalleled access that gives you value you couldn’t get any other way. In Travel + Leisure’s 20th annual A-List, we showcase our picks of the 148 top agents and tour operators in the business.

About Alluring Africa

Alluring Africa is an award-winning luxury safari outfitter specializing in sustainable and ultra-personalized journeys to Africa. Founded by a Kenyan native, the company’s commitment to responsible tourism and delivering the best possible experience to its guests is the reason they are consistently named among the best safari experts in the world.

For inspiration, follow Alluring Africa on Instagram, and for incredible travel tips, visit their Africa travel blog.