Posts – Routes & Trails

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.


The beauty of South Africa’s Mpumalanga province

  • 23 September 2015 by Riefkah Adams

South Africa’s Mpumalanga province is a visual feast. Take a look at the pics below, and you’ll understand why ...


Horseback trails in Hartbeespoort

Find out more about horses and enjoy a selection of horseback riding tours in the Magaliesberg foothills.


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.


#MeetSouthAfrica’s Talana Museum in the heart of the KwaZulu-Natal Battlefields

Find out more about the South African War with a visit to the Talana Museum in KwaZulu-Natal.


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.


Live the biker dream on a 10-day Enfield motorcycle tour

  • 14 September 2015 by Rebecca Nattar

Embark on an open-road interlude with an epic motorcycle adventure that traverses South Africa’s natural landscape in a truly unique way.


Aloe Valley Meander – fun for the whole family

The Aloe Valley Meander offers a day of family attractions in close proximity to Johannesburg and Pretoria ...


Take a gorge walk at the Howick Falls

Howick’s popular gorge walk in KwaZulu-Natal has undergone a much-needed facelift and is set to reopen in time for the December 2015 holidays.


Popular pics on Instagram this week: mountains, hills and a whale

  • 03 September 2015 by Edwina van der Burg

We love all the fantastic Igers using #MeetSouthAfrica to share their photos of our country. Here are the top images shared on our account in the past week ...