Despite being a huge city, Joburg has her share of indigenous green spaces too. These two reserves are an easy escape from the hustle and bustle but lie less than 30km from the city centre.
Blog posts: Hiking
Find the best trails, tips and guides to hiking, including reviews of the best destinations to take your tekkies.
Have you ever wanted to climb the world’s largest active volcano? Well, this is how you do it.
The Amatola Hiking Trail in the Eastern Cape is unbelievably scenic and spectacularly gruelling. Here’s all you need to know about the six-day trail.
Expert advice on what hikers can do to stay safe while hiking.
Pack a picnic to find adrenaline-inducing waterfalls and serene rock pools perfect for a summer dip on this easy day hike from Cape Town.
Just four hours from Johannesburg and Durban, this magical mountain escape is one of the easiest ways to walk the iconic Chain Ladder Hike.
East of Cape Town, beyond the Hottentots-Holland mountains is a playground for wine enthusiasts, hikers, bikers and birders alike.
Addo Elephant National Park is split up into several sections, from high up in the Karoo right down to the ocean, which makes booking a trip confusing. Here’s the complete guide.
The Ribbok Hiking Trail is a two-day overnight hike easily done in a weekend, and is excellent value for money as a budget escape from Joburg.
Having trouble with your 2018 bucket list? We’ve got ideas. Ride a gondola in Durban, camp up in the trees or track cheetahs in the Karoo.