Khwai River Lodge blends seamlessly with the wild Botswana terrain.
John Huxley covers his eighth Olympic Games at London 2012. He has also covered Ashes and Kangaroo tours, rugby union and football World Cup competitions. British-born, he moved to Australia in 1986, where he has been a business, sport and Good Weekend magazine editor.
To board this train is to step back into an age of elegance, of opulence, and of going slowly.
A rare glimpse of a a wonderland that stretches as far as eyes can see.
As they say on the island, "the only thing that is addictive is the vibe".
Antarctica is a stunning place to visit, not only for the wildlife, but also for its history.