Minimalist landscapes, big sky vistas and people with loads of character are part of the deal when you saddle up along the Quiver Tree Tourism Route in the Northern Cape.
Blog posts: Cycling
A two-wheel explorer’s guide to cycling routes, tips, tricks and other biking escapes around the world.
Cycling through Kafue National Park, a beautiful wilderness in Zambia.
The tranquillity of the Tokai Plantations encompasses what is unarguably one of the Cape’s top mountain bike trail destinations.
And so with the border painfully close, I sat in the middle of the Sudanese desert sun with a nose that glowed blistering scarlet; and with a fully laden motorbike and sidecar that had just come to a unexpected and worryingly shuddering halt.
The Beit Bridge border post into Zimbabwe strikes fear into the hearts of many. The key, we found, is to inspire more confusion by saying, ‘No, we have no vehicle, we are going through on bicycles.
Load up on a double whammy of feel-good endorphins and a great caffeine fix through southern KwaZulu-Natal’s coffee plantations at the Clearwater Trail Centre.
Amanzi Awethu! finally arrives in Louis Trichardt, speaks to some local kids and visits the white lions.
The duo of cyclists that is Amanzi Awethu! take on the harsh Limpopo province on their 10 000-km journey north to raise funds for communities without access to fresh water.
If you thought popping a wheelie on your Western Flyer was cool, keep your medical aid card handy because this underground BMX event in Hout Bay will tax your ticker, big time.
Get your biking groove back in Oviston Nature Reserve, a breathtaking stretch of Nama Karoo on the shores of the Gariep Dam.