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Table of contents


The Great Migration is a true wonder of the world. Dale Morris find a new way to capture its drama.


Camping wild

A dozen off-the-grid places around the country where you can get back to nature.


Cape parrots

Fierce, feisty, talkative and highly endangered. Janine Stephen tracks them through the beautiful forests of Hogsback.



Warm waters, beautiful beaches and a friendly atmosphere make this island popular. Kati Auld finds some eco-friendly ways to enjoy it.



Seeing a primate in its natural habitat is a remarkable experience. Narina Exelby goes to Borneo to do that.



Ed’s letter

Sonya Schoeman relishes a bird that can set your heart aflutter.



Meet this month’s adventurers and experts.


The traveller

There’ll always be a next time, says Darrel Bristow-Bovey. Or will there?.



Your thoughts and views, plus our latest winners.



Wish you were here

Doing the twist in Arizona’s Sonoran Desert.



How fly fishing can take you places – plus this month’s outdoor action everyone can try.



What’s up in Cape Town’s Silo District?



A book of maps that’s truly worth packing.



Four top events this month.


Inside Getaway

How a hairdryer saved my life, and other bikers’ tales from Tyson Jopson.




Capture the city: tips on photographing amazing architecture.



Four spectacular images out of Africa by our readers.


Road trip

Joburg to Cape Town

Avoiding the N1 rush, Tyson Jopson takes the long way down.



Braai your vegetables

Delicious dishes vegetarians won’t want to share.


The Final Cut


The best of its seaside, lakeside and countryside.



Off-the-grid camping

Little luxuries so there’s no need to rough it.



Beach kit

Fun new stuff to make the most of summer days.


The Green Wine Guide

The Green Wine Guide, starting on page 127, includes all the winning wines from the 2017 awards, plus wine makers’ insider tips on their areas.



Send us your photos

Entries for the 2018 Getaway Gallery Competition are now open.


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