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Table of contents

Hilarious Wildlife

You’ll be delighted by these endearing images of wildlife at their best and worst.

 

Namibian Hike

The Tok Tokkie Trail is not a new experience, but it is an incredible one – for a great price, says Melanie van Zyl.

 

Boost your holidays

How to keep you and yours entertained this holiday? Here are 50 things to do around South Africa (like riding in a gondola, pictured here).

 

Survival Guide

This outdoor experience is huge fun, writes Chris Davies, plus you can customise it to suit you.

 

Peru

Love mountains, hiking and llamas? Then this is the bucket-list adventure for you, writes Nick Dall.

 

4×4 Guide to Lesotho in association with Toyota

This issue comes with a 44-page guide to Lesotho to help you and your 4×4 indulge in some of the best views in the world. (It includes tips and GPS coordinates to keep you on the right track).

 

Upfront

Ed’s letter

Sonya Schoeman loves
a good pair of binoculars, and got to test a pair with her team at Silvermine Nature Reserve.

 

Contributors

Meet this month’s adventurers and experts.

 

The traveller

If you’re thinking about inviting him around for Christmas, says Darrel Bristow-Bovey, stop thinking at once.

 

Inbox

Your thoughts and views, plus our latest winners.

 

Escape

Wish you were here

Lesotho: high mountains and big adventures.

 

Books

You’re going to need a good read this holiday.

 

Neighbourhood

South End in Port Elizabeth.

 

Bites

Why rum will be your next drink of choice

 

Gear

Funky vellies for easy summer walking.

 

Calender

Four top events this month.

 

Inside Getaway

Lesotho dinosaurs can walk on ceilings, says Tyson Jopson.

 

Photography

Masterclass

Want to make holiday shots memorable? Read this.

 

Gallery

Eight remarkable images of Africa by our readers.

 

Road trip

Barbeton Geotrail

Getaway’s Melanie van Zyl takes us on a historical route in Mpumalanga.

 

Food

Flavour shortcuts

Three super-smart ideas to make anything taste great.

 

The Final Cut

Simon’s Town

12 of the best seaside houses, revealed by our expert reviewer.

 

Gear

The Ultimate Gear Guide

We tested 27 new items and here’s what we think.

 

Gearshop

Beach kit

Fun new stuff to make the most of summer days.

 

Insider’s Guide

Getaway’s Welcome Lishivha goes back to Braamfontein to talk jazz with Thandi Ntuli.

 

Competitions

Send us your photos

Entries for the 2018 Getaway Gallery Competition are now open.

 

Win a Namibian adventure worth R3600

Six nights and three wildlife resorts for four travellers, PLUS do the walking trail on the cover.

 

Win a five-star safari

Two nights at luxurious Tintswalo Safari Lodge near Kruger Park.

 

Look out for 24 days of giveaways!

Enter our ’24 days of prizes’ competition and stand a chance of winning this grand prize.