Photos from one of South Africa’s hardest pilgrimages: Teagan Cunniffe joined Shembe worshippers to walk barefoot over rocky ground in KwaZulu-Natal.
Blog posts: Photo albums
View spectacular images from Getaway photojournalists and professional photographers and explore their world from your screen. It is nigh impossible to be at all the places all the time so sit back and let our photographers bring you the beauty of the world straight to your monitor. Maybe you have an interest in photography? Well be sure to visit the photo albums section for regular inspiration.
In 2013 a 500-kilometre finger of land stretching from Namibia to the corner Zimbabwe, Botswana and Zambia was named the Zambezi Region. Formerly known as the Caprivi, this odd strip of land is home to four rivers and at the right time of year, a befuddling amount of elephant.
Determined to see the Great Karoo, I struck out into the vast nothing with a good friend, a tent and some pesto we bought in Ceres.
In the August issue of Getaway Magazine you’ll find a 10-day 4X4 camping trip called the Botswana Blitz and it’s 100% adventure. Camping brings you to the heart of the action and frees up cash to do the really cool stuff, like taking a scenic hour flight over the Okavango Delta.
What’s Calvinia like when it’s not packed with visitors looking for flowers? Kati Auld and Teagan Cunniffe went to find out.
Storm chaser Mike Hollingshead is known for his surreal still-frame photography. His latest work, however, features an extra whirl in the stormy tail (quite literally).
If you have even a passing interest in hiking, make sure you do the Otter Trail at some point in your life. Here are some photos that I hope will inspire you.
On a recent trip to the north and south of Thailand I was lucky enough to experience some of the magic this country holds. I found photogenic landscapes, where the people we engaged with displayed sincere gentleness and happiness.
Chris Davies set off on a recent roadtrip up the N7, determined to avoid the stop-gos. Here are the gorgeous photos of what he found – pristine beach camping and fantastic West Coast hospitality.
The salty West Coast, with its spectacular spring flowers, idyllic beaches and top surf spots, is one of Cape Town’s subtle beauties and one of my favourite weekend escapes – especially if there’s an art festival to visit when I’m there.