Always game for an adventure the opportunity to go on a Cycle in Soweto tour cropped up recently. Having grown up in Joburg’s northern suburbs I wanted to know more about the history on my doorstep. It wasn’t what I expected.
Blog posts: Activities
Get your adrenalin pumping with adventurous activities for the active traveller.
The Bahananwa tribe live below the dramatic Blouberg mountain in Limpopo. Jacques Marais and his family get into nature’s rhythm at the African Ivory Route camp within their tribal grazing lands on the edge of Blouberg Nature Reserve.
The best places to watch and cheer on the cyclists in this year’s Cape Town Cycle Tour – and road closure details for those who want to avoid it.
This weekend get out of Johannesburg and say hello to the great outdoors. Drive 40 minutes in the direction of Hartbeespoort and walk one of the Hennops Hiking Trails.
Shark-cage diving? Pffft. In this month’s issue of Getaway, our intrepid journalists went exploring the underground playground of some furrier sea creatures. Turns out, snorkelling with seals is a lot of fun.
If you have even a passing interest in hiking, make sure you do the Otter Trail at some point in your life. Here are some photos that I hope will inspire you.
Three new community-owned attractions will be opening up in 2015. Check out how you can make a difference just by travelling!
A video recently uploaded to YouTube apparently shows well-known adrenaline junkie Travis Pastrana jumping out an aeroplane without a parachute. The question is: is it real?
Trekking out to the Central Kalahari could be one of the most exciting getaways of your life, especially if there is a combination of lodge luxury, desert camping, and quad bike joy rides.
The Mabuasehube Wilderness Trail is a two-day 4×4 route that starts in Botswana and ends in South Africa, with an overnight stop at a private campsite on Mosomane Pan.