Posts – Adventure

Prepare to be dazzled

Visitors to our shores have a fascination with the zebra – each with its unique pattern of black and white stripes.

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Boost your adrenalin at Hartbeespoort Dam

Take a day out (or if you can grab a couple of nights) and make your way to 1 of South Africa’s major attractions – Hartbeespoort Dam in North West province.

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A walk into the Iron Age

Pilanesberg National Park, 1 of Southern Africa’s biggest, is only just under 2 hours from Johannesburg. Known for its beauty, its basin provides a natural sanctuary ringed by mountains.

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Splashy Fen 2012: ‘The ultimate outdoor experience’

If you like music and the outdoors, book your tickets for Splashy Fen 2012, which takes place in the KwaZulu-Natal Drakensberg town of Underberg from April 5 to 9.

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Wings Over Wetlands

Interested in birds – or just in natural beauty? Then a visit to the delightful tiny village of Wakkerstroom in Mpumalanga is non-negotiable.

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Shoot – but not to kill

Always wanted to have a go at shooting but hated the thought of hurting or killing something? Then try clay pigeon shooting.

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A camel ride on a Cape Town beach

Maybe you’ve read about Cape Town’s gorgeous beaches or even been for a swim or a hike on one?

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Go bungee jumping in South Africa

If you’re an adrenalin junkie and haven’t yet ticked bungee jumping off your bucket list, then this is the year to do so.

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Dive or snorkel with Cape fur seals

There you are underwater minding your own business, eyeing the reef, the starfish, the sponges and all other sorts of marine life, when whoosh – you’re suddenly surrounded by seals.

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Meerkat magic

Just outside the ostrich farming town of Oudtshoorn in the Karoo, once famous for its feathers and ‘feather palaces’ where the ostrich farmers lived it up, you can now take a meerkat tour with conservationist Devey Glinister.

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