To get the best views at Golden Gate stay at these charming cabins perched on the top of a mountain at 2200 metres above sea level.
Melanie van Zyl
I love diving along the warm African coast, sussing out South Africa's best stargazing spots, setting up tents in Botswana, snorkelling with seals in Cape Town, clambering up Namibian dunes and once I walked 250km through the Karoo.Follow @melanie_vanZyl
From rock climbing to salsa dancing, here’s our pick of fun and unusual date ideas in Joburg.
These are the best, beautiful and affordable accommodation options near Johannesburg – all perfect for a weekend escape from the city.
Just four hours from Johannesburg and Durban, this magical mountain escape is one of the easiest ways to walk the iconic Chain Ladder Hike.
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.
There are just two places you can hike in Addo. Choose between wild mountain streams or an endless coastal dune field.
The Kgalagadi is a top destination for many South Africans, but did you know there’s plenty to do and see on the way? Here’s our top tips.
An adventure under R4000 for a couple including a 4X4 trail and three nights in an uncrowded section of Addo Elephant National Park.
See the biggest African Penguin colony and explore coastal forests in this secret section of Addo Elephant National Park.