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Table of contents

Serengeti

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.

 

Zanzibar

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

 

Orangutans

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

 

Upfront

Ed’s letter

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

 

Contributors

Meet this month’s adventurers and experts.

 

The traveller

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

 

Inbox

Your thoughts and views, plus our latest winners.

 

Escape

Wish you were here

Doing the twist in Arizona’s Sonoran Desert.

 

Adventure

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

 

Neighbourhood

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

 

Gear

A book of maps that’s truly worth packing.

 

Calender

Four top events this month.

 

Inside Getaway

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

 

Photography

Masterclass

Capture the city: tips on photographing amazing architecture.

 

Gallery

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.

 

Food

Braai your vegetables

Delicious dishes vegetarians won’t want to share.

 

The Final Cut

Wildnerness

The best of its seaside, lakeside and countryside.

 

Gear

Off-the-grid camping

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

 

Gearshop

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.

 

Competitions

Send us your photos

Entries for the 2018 Getaway Gallery Competition are now open.

 

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