The outlaw, Scotty Smith

One day he would steal a man’s horse, on another he would give money to a hard-pressed widow – or join in a posse in search of himself. That was Scotty Smith, a Kalahari crook with a great sense of humour and a love for the high road. more

Colesberg Walking Tour

When next you’re driving between the two major South African centres of Cape Town and Johannesburg, visit the historic halfway point: Colesberg. Its many attractions, which include a farm stay, a walking tour of the town and mountain bike trails, will keep the family entertained for at least a day or two. more

Hantam Meat Festival

Whether you eat a smiley (roasted sheep’s head), participate in the local marathon or simply admire the kaleidoscope of wild flowers, a visit to the Calvinia Meat Festival offers unique epicurean opportunities and a small town experience second to none. more

The Diamond Coast

The Diamond Coast, which winds along the Northern Cape Province’s coast in South Africa, is the road less travelled and wonderfully romantic. Visitors can experience the allure that drew adventurers and fortune hunters to this area throughout history. more

Northern Cape highlights

The Northern Cape's fascinating lunar-like landscapes, ancient cultures and incredible national parks make this a must-visit province for anyone that loves the great outdoors and has a sense of adventure. Explore the evocative Kalahari Desert or marvel at the magical Namakwaland's daisies. more

Northern Cape

For a Northern Cape incentive experience with a difference, visit the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park and discover the ancient ways of the bushmen as you learn how they survive in this harsh climate where food and water can be scarce commodities. more