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Table of contents

Travel

Cape Fynbos

What conservation photographer Peter Chadwick sees in fields of flowers.

 

Northern Cape

This province is so big we had to send two Getaway writers to cover it. Here are their top finds.

 

Mozambique

Ever dreamt of cycling along paradise beaches? We tried out a new tour.

 

Learning Holidays

Lesson 1: book a getaway that ups your skills while still spoiling you. We’ve got four suggestions.

 

Iceland

It’s a great place for women to travel. Join three friends on a road trip around this extreme island.

 

Upfront

Ed’s letter

Keep learning new things, says Sonya Schoeman, as she ticks off another first: canoeing in Khayelitsha.

 

Contributors

Meet this month’s adventurers and experts.

 

The traveller

Sure, GPS will take you places, just not always to the right places, says Darrel Bristow-Bovey.

 

Inbox

Your thoughts and views, plus our latest winners.

 

Escape

Wish you were here

Where elephants swim.

 

Nature

New beginnings for a trio of lions, and one of SA’s best-value safaris.

 

Culture

Music, myth and history collide in a local line-up of shows not to be missed.

 

Gear

A wonderful waterproof day pack.

 

Calender

Four top events this month.

 

Bites

New tastes in Robertson, plus espresso wherever you want it.

Neighbourhood

An unassuming street has become Joburg’s Keyes Art Mile

 

Inside Getaway

There’s a reason we grew legs and walked out of the sea, writes Tyson Jopson.

 

Photography

Masterclass

How to capture the world in a drop of water.

 

Gallery

Five spectacular images out of Africa by our readers.

 

Road trip

Nairobi to Jozi

An epic journey through six countries, past Great Rift Valley lakes.

 

Food

Master the potjie

Two recipes you’ll love, plus follow these tips and you’ll cook it to perfection.

 

Gear

Travel with eco cred

Nine brilliant things to pack, from toiletries to socks.

 

Gearshop

Outdoor lights

Camping lanterns with extra features, like music.

 

Insider’s Guide

Pneil

You may say ‘where?’ We say go there now to enjoy real community spirit.

 

Competitions

Send us your photos

Win great prizes for your best images, including a trip for two to Botswana.

West Coast Flowers

Win one of three Namaqua flower-season glamping trips with Chiefs Tented Camp worth R14 800 each