Posts – Routes & Trails

Ride the Shongololo Express

The coaches, although old (early 1950s) are comfortable, the friendly staff is outstanding, and the whole experience absolutely magical

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Go to Hell!

You get to Die Hell – a national monument – by the longest dead end road in South Africa. You’ll drive 57km of a precipitous mountain road that climbs and climbs high into towering, cloud-swirled peaks.

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The palette of the Mphongolo

An immersive experience in the wilderness, such as the Mphongolo Back-pack Trail, engages all of your senses and lets you experience nature in a new and visceral way.

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City Sightseeing in Cape Town by bus

Yesterday I had the pleasure of entertaining Eric Moe, an extremely well-travelled Canadian tour operator, who popped into Cape Town for a quick visit.

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Cosmos season

In the autumn months of April and May, the Eastern Free State lights up with cosmos magic.

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