Posts – Adventure

Fast zipping to slow sipping – Elgin has it all

  • 30 December 2014 by Desiree Haakonsen

Next time you’re looking for a getaway, remember that Elgin in the Western Cape has something for everyone – whether you like your weekends fast or slow.


Nottingham Road – a slice of English countryside with a South African flavour

  • 28 December 2014 by Christine Marot

Favoured as a romantic getaway, wedding venue and blissful country escape, Nottingham Road provides easy access to KwaZulu-Natal’s Midlands Meander arts-and-crafts route, fine cuisine, outdoor activities and beautiful scenery.


#TravelChatSA explores KwaZulu-Natal

  • 11 December 2014 by Thrishni Subramoney

KwaZulu Natal is one of South Africa’s all-in-one holiday destinations offering beautiful beach, bush and Berg experiences, alongside warm weather and a unique culture. This week’s #TravelChatSA explored treasures in the sunshine province.


'Reconsider South Africa' video reaches 1-million views

South African Tourism’s ‘Reconsider South Africa’ video has been watched a million times on YouTube.


Breedekloof Wine Valley – much more than a wine route

  • 09 December 2014 by Leanne Pohlmann

Only an hour’s drive from Cape Town along the N1, the beautiful Breedekloof Wine Valley has over 20 wineries spread across the Rawsonville, Slanghoek, Goudini and Breede River areas.


​Great videos about South Africa

  • 08 December 2014 by Daphney Mngomeni

South Africa, which is among the most culturally diverse countries in the world, is overflowing with things to do and see, taste experiences and adventures.


Winter or summer, all roads lead to the Drakensberg Sun Resort

  • 08 December 2014 by Christine Marot

What better place to enjoy a holiday in South Africa’s mountain playground of the Drakensberg than at KwaZulu-Natal’s Drakensberg Sun Resort, where spectacular views over the hotel gardens end in a mountain backdrop.


Get your adventure on at KwaZulu-Natal's Oribi Gorge

  • 04 December 2014 by Christine Marot

At the 27km-long, 400m-deep Oribi Gorge, Wild 5 Adventures introduces adventurers to a dizzying array of adrenalin sports, from a 165m bungee swing to cliff abseiling, ziplining and white-water rafting.


Ziplining in the Drakensberg: Bucket-list item #2 done and dusted

  • 02 December 2014 by Christine Marot

Swooping from steep cliff sides to ancient tree platforms and back again high above the forest floor below treats the brave to a bird’s-eye view of the world.


Great horse-riding spots not far from the city

  • 29 November 2014 by Kolosa Vuso

Picture horse riding along the beautiful sands of one of South Africa’s many beaches or along its many scenic trails – it’s a great way to discover the country.