July 2015

Surviving Sheba
Obie Oberholzer photographs Axum.

Canoeing the Orange River
Two former guides on why you should book now.

Skiing in France
Chris Davies heads north in search of the cheapest European skiing holiday.

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Silwerstroomstrand Fynbos Hike with Rupert Koopman

Start date: July 5, 2015
End date: July 5, 2015
Location: Mamre/ Silwerstroomstrand

Join botanist Rupert Koopman, Getaway editor Sonya Schoeman and environmentalist David Bellamy on a hike through Silwerstroomstrand near Cape Town.

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Win a holiday with SANParks and Toyota


Win a weekend trip with your family to a SANParks destination of your choice and the use of a Toyota Fortuner to get you there and back in comfort.

Winter is here: warming winter gear

Posted in Gear Categories: Apparel and New stuff.

June brings the official calendar start of winter, but that shouldn’t stand in the way of adventure. We’ve found great ways to keep warm outdoors with this useful winter gear.