Posts – Adventure

Microlighting: Fly like a bird in the Overberg

At Umshanti, near Swellendam in the Western Cape, you can get a bird’s-eye view of the farmlands of the Overberg aboard a microlight.

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Yachting in South Africa

  • 31 May 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

With its beautiful stretches of coastline, enjoying a yacht trip in South Africa is a great idea.

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Meeting the horses (and people) of Kaapsehoop Horse Trails

  • 29 May 2014 by Melanie-Ann Feris

Ever been on a horse-riding safari? Kaapsehoop Horse Trails offers tailor-made safaris for guests, as well as activities for kids and novice riders.

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#MeetSouthAfrica with Kash Bhattacharya

Kash Bhattacharya was one of 14 travel bloggers who visited South Africa as part of the 2014 #MeetSouthAfrica campaign. Here he gives us some highlights of his recent trip 

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A final day to #MeetSouthAfrica

Our #MeetSouthAfrica bloggers enjoyed their last day wandering the city centre and local markets of Durban.

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​Jumping off a stadium and a Cape Town Instawalk with #MeetSouthAfrica

Our second-last day of #MeetSouthAfrica saw our bloggers make their way to Durban after enjoying epic sunrises and a Cape Town instawalk in the Bo-Kaap district of the city.

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Unpacking flashpacking

  • 09 May 2014 by Kate Rau

You’re backpacking in style. You use Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and TripAdvisor to plan your next stop, share your experience and connect with home while on holiday. There’s a word for it: flashpacking.

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​DIY cooking, caving and art with #MeetSouthAfrica

Before meeting back up together again in Durban, our #MeetSouthAfrica bloggers enjoyed their respective days in Bloemfontein, Plettenberg Bay and Cape Town.

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This is the (Seg)way to do it: wine tasting on two wheels

  • 08 May 2014 by Stuart Buchanan

Segway at Spier offers an exhilarating whizz around a real working farm on the coolest mode of transport there is: a Segway Personal Transporter.

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Penguins, the Kalahari and the Apartheid Museum with #MeetSouthAfrica

The fifth day of #MeetSouthAfrica couldn’t have offered up any more diverse experiences for our bloggers. From the red sands of the Kalahari to the delicious treat of sushi in Port Elizabeth, we covered it all.

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