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Table of contents

Desert Lions

It took three photographers three years to capture these images of an elusive Namibian pride.

 

Camping in Kruger

There are 13 campsites in this national park, but only seven we’d pitch our tent at. Find the right one to suit the kind of camper you are.

 

Knysna

A year since the fires, Welcome Lishivha goes back to see what’s become of the Garden Route.

 

Mauritius

Love a bit of loungerlazing? So did Melanie van Zyl, but this resort also encouraged a lot of cultural exploration.

 

Saigon

In Vietnam’s capital, the day starts out in joyful birdsong. Narina Exelby shares the magic of this vital and affordable city.

 

Upfront

Ed’s letter

You can count on one thing always: change. That time has come, says Sonya Schoeman.

Contributors

Meet this month’s adventurers and experts.

The traveller

The south of Spain is a great place to grow old, says Darrel Bristow-Bovey.

Inbox

Your thoughts and views, plus our latest winners.

 

Escape

Wish you were here

Australia’s retro-surfer spot.

First Look

A sought-after safari villa in South Africa worth splurging on.

Neighbourhood

The where, what and how to do Glenwood in Durban.

Adventure

The test out of Panaroma Route’s latest attraction.

Bites

The West Coast’s new beach-braai spot.

Gear

A notebook you can write in underwater.

Calendar

Four top events this month.

Inside Getaway

You can get at good-bye, says Tyson Jopson but still some are hard.

 

Photography

Masterclass

Sun set: here’s how to capture the light just right.

Gallery

Six spectacular images out of Africa by our readers.

 

Road trip

The Ben 10 Challenge

Is this South Africa’s toughest route? Asks Tyson Jopson. That didn’t put him off trying it.

 

The Final Cut

Bainskloof

Pippa de Bruyn finds the best spot for river swims and mountain escapes.

 

Gear

Stargazing

Telescope and binoculars tested, plus expert tips.

 

Gear shop

Water-wise ideas for hikers, campers and the rest of us.

 

Insider’s Guide

Pringle Bay

This place is pretty wild, ays Matthew Sterne (no, not only on Saturdays at the Hangklip Hotel).

 

Competitions

Send us your photos

Enter the 2018 Getaway Gallery in association with Canon and you could win the holiday of a lifetime and Canon gear worth more than R140000!

 

Win a holiday for two to spectacular Mauritius worth R39000

This tropical holiday for two to Mauritius with Attitude Hotel Group and Mauritius Tourism could be yours.

 

Win an ultimate GSI Outdoors coffee kit worth R2300

Win an ultimate GSI Outdoors coffee kit worth R2300 that includes a Javapress, Glacier Stainless 1L vacuum bottle and Javamill.

 

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