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Table of contents


First things first

A walk in the wild gets Sonya Schoeman thinking about wine. Naturally.

The traveller
At a legendary New York pizza parlour, Darrel Bristow-Bovey makes a terrifying faux pas.



Your thoughts, your views and recent winners.

Wish you were here
You’d never guess that you can ski in this place, and it’s Diwali in India, and South Africa and Mauritius…

Guess where the new romantic African biopic is set? PLUS four fun things to do in Franschhoek (and further).

Long exposures can help you create magical photos. Getaway’s Teagan Cunniffe gives you five tips on how to do it right.



Sacred Nature
These powerful pictures will make you feel the soul of the wind. PLUS find out how Angela and Jonathan Scott took them.

In this exclusive story about the islands newest trail run, Tyson Jopson discovers ‘flow’ in one of Africa’s most adventurous spaces.
Two New Hikes
Getaway’s Welcome Lishivha has never hiked before. In this story he tackles a big one in the Overberg, while Melanie Van Zyl finally gets to her fantasy cabin in Magoebaskloof.

People call it a monster. But this city of 21 million people is not only tame-able, it’s deeply rewarding. Janine Stephen tells us where to find enclaves and art-filled spots.



Check In

Hotel of the Month
Award-winning comedian, Tumi Morake reveals her favourite hotel in Joburg – and explains why waiters are her best friends in foreign climes.

On the Chart
Reviewer Pippa de Bruyn heads to magical Hogsback and picks 10 best places to stay.

Hot Spots
Is cycling your passion? These four places cater for mountain-bike pros and leisurely pedallers.

Hotel News
A new Zanzibar spot that is actually super old and Cape Town’s first pod-style hotel.


Travel Bites

Old school dining – think banquettes, low-hanging lights and classic dishes – is making a stylish comeback.


On Track


On his way to Inhambane, Evan Haussmann discovers a cowboy town and an excellent eco lodge.


Here are our five best camping tables (and you can make one of them yourself!).

Gear Shop
The latest gadget for a swell summer on the sand. Plus, a chance to win a swanky duffel bag.

Short break

Joburg local, Melanie Van Zyl discovers the cradle of Humankind is not the historical drag she suspected it might be. At all!



Africa’s leading travel photography competition, with prizes worth R160 920.



Toyota Fortuner
Your chance to compete with a sports star – and win an SUV and other prizes to the value of R500 000!

Thule Duffel Bag
One lucky reader can win a Thule Chasm Duffel bag valued at R2599 to pack for your summer adventure.


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