De Hoop Nature Reserve is lots of fun for active holidaymakers, whether you’ve ridden a bike before or not, but it’s also a wonderful place to just kick back with a book and a steaming hot chocolate.
I tried teaching high school kids the joys of English for four years and when that didn’t stick I turned to my other love – writing. I was the temporary editorial assistant at Getaway and it opened my eyes to the amazing world out there. At the moment I’m just getting out a little more in Cape Town. Next stop: the world!
The height of relaxation and pampering: a weekend at Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve & Wellness Retreat in the Cederberg.
Cape Town has been hit by a burger joint revolution and there’s a burger joint (with a hipster and a fixie) on almost every Cape Town street corner. I’ve narrowed the list of revolutionaries down to nine great burger spots.
The Rocktail Beach Camp is the perfect destination to experience a natural phenomenon: loggerhead and leatherback turtles haul themselves up the 40-km stretch of beach once a year to lay their eggs. And, even if you miss out on the turtles, it’s still a haven for relaxation among the natural beauty of the Maputaland Coastal Forest.
Nothing beats a weekend in the Cape Winelands, especially if you get to stay at Alluvia Wine Estate.
We’ve picked the best pubs, restaurants and breakfast spots in Cape Town, Joburg and Durban for you to watch the Rugby World Cup at. Go Bokke!
Sleeping in is not an option with the Rugby World Cup on at the moment. Get up at and join the other supporters at these great restaurants and breakfast spots in Joburg.
You might think that staying at home in your PJs is the best way to watch the Rugby World Cup this year, but some of Durban’s restaurants and pubs are really the place to be.
Ten of the best places to stay to enjoy the wild flowers in the Northern Cape.
Contemplate life and nature from the thrones of these six best loos with a view in Southern Africa.