Posts – Adventure

6 hiking trails in North West province

The terrain of North West province is characterised by flat areas with scattered trees and grassland, along with the Magaliesberg mountain range in the north-east and the Vaal River bordering the south. This unique environment offers hikers a wide a choice of short and long trails.


See South Africa at a leisurely pace – on a Vespa

  • 17 September 2015 by Willem Steenkamp

You get scooter riders, and then you get Vespa riders – the people who’ll take their beloved machines anywhere. And in South Africa, that’s a lot of places.


Things to do in moer & gone places

“Moer and gone” is a South African colloquial expression meaning “very far away”. But the tempting destinations in the lavishly illustrated user-friendly book, Things to do in moer & gone places, are not always very far away in geographical terms – they’re just places, often off the beaten track, that will entice you to visit some of South Africa’s less well-known areas.


Paintball predators

  • 31 August 2015 by Sarah Came

It is often said that you are either the hunter or the hunted. Predator Paintball in Polokwane, Limpopo, offers you the thrill of being either, or both – without the threat of violent death.


Adventure and adrenalin in Limpopo

  • 28 August 2015 by Sarah Came

Limpopo is known for its wildlife and cultural attractions, but adventure and adrenalin also abound in this northern-most South African province.


Only in South Africa ...

  • 07 August 2015 by Sarah Came

South Africa is famous for its diversity – of people, wildlife, scenery, habitats and experiences. With so much going on, it’s difficult to keep track of all the fascinating facts about the country, but here are a few of the country’s claims to fame ...


Mpumalanga’s Mount Anderson Reserve – a little-known treasure

Mount Anderson is still undiscovered by many travellers, so make sure you get there soon, before the word spreads ...


Join the South African geocaching craze

  • 25 July 2015 by Stuart Dickinson

It’s a global treasure hunt open to anyone with a smart phone, and South Africa’s stunning natural landscape provides the perfect backdrop.


Trek some of the best winter hiking trails in South Africa

  • 20 July 2015 by Stuart Dickinson

Whether you’re a seasoned trailblazer or a rookie breaking in a new pair of hiking shoes, South Africa offers some of the best trails for explorers of all skill levels.


#TravelChatSA features South Africa's top romantic getaways

  • 16 July 2015 by Thrishni Subramoney

Love was in the air during Wednesday night’s #TravelChatSA as South Africa’s travel community discussed which South African destinations make for the best romantic vacations.