Getaway Magazine October 2014
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  • Video: fisherman rescues drowning bald eagle

    don dunbar, bald eagle,

    When you go fishing, a bald eagle isn’t exactly something you’d expect to catch.

  • How to spend a day in Durban


    It’s not likely that you’ll struggle for things to do in Durban but some guidance is always helpful. Contrary to the belief of many, Durban is actually a travel destination with soul. Here are my recommendations for what to do on a perfect day in Durban. Dropping into Durban: a photoblog of a coastal summer… Read more »

New: kiddies bicycle chair Feva Star Seat

Posted in Gear Categories: New stuff.

A kiddies’ bike seat with a difference, the Kids Feva Star Seat lets you cycle with your two- to five-year-olds sitting pretty between you and the handlebars.

New: Incase travel bags

Posted in Gear Categories: New stuff.

Tablets, laptops and smartphones are must-have travel companions for modern jet setters. Give them on-the-go protection with new Incase travel bags.

October 2014

Family rules in Durbs
Taweni Gondwe Xaba discovers the coastal hub of KZN through the eyes of her children.

Mowena mania
Melanie van Zyl takes an extraordinary road trip through Botswana in search of baobabs.

Dubai for the young at heart
An insider’s and outsider’s take on where to stay and play in this full-throttle city.

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Win fantastic prizes with BFGoodrich


It’s back and bigger than ever! The BFGoodrich ‘Where on Earth Am I’ competition is back for another round of incredible off-road adventure featuring your photos from the most off-the-grid, iconic and picturesque 4×4 destinations and even bigger better prizes!

Cape Town International Kite Festival

Start date: November 1, 2014
End date: November 2, 2014
Location: Cape Town

This popular annual event attracts talented kiters from around the world and thousands of festival-goers who come to see amazing kite creations.

Getaway Photography

Johan Siggesson - Atlantic puffin