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Blog posts: Travel ideas
Inspirational travel ideas in Africa from our blogging community, covering everything from microbreweries, restaurants, hikes, overland expeditions, camping trips and backpacking.
April and its long weekends are nearly here so if you’re searching for a little travel inspiration, take a look at these five family-friendly road trip ideas.
In the April issue of Getaway, Melanie van Zyl discovers down-to-earth locals and foul-mouthed amusement in the birders’ paradise of Wakkerstroom, and loves every minute of it.
A look at why houseboat trips on Kariba can be the most relaxing and unforgettable experience.
Since I was 16 years old, camping trips have been held up by the nightmarish N7 roadworks. This time I set out for Hondeklipbaai, determined to avoid the stop-gos. The result? A whole new world of pristine beach camping and fantastic West Coast hospitality.
After spending some time at Spier wine farm, I noticed an array of activities suited for families. Here are a few ideas for family-friendly things to do at Spier.
Travelling is about seeing the world through other people’s eyes: these five audio walking tours in Cape Town will give you a completely new way to look at the Mother City.
2015 is the year the City of Gold will shine. There is so much to see and do in Johannesburg, and I’m on a mission to see and do them all.
At 120 kmph, hurtling down the N3, it’s a case of blink and you’ll miss Howick. Paul Maughan-Brown took exit 103 for a few laid-back days with the locals.
Seven reasons why Harare is not a place to get bored. From art and wildlife to sports and leisure, take a look at the range of ways to keep busy next time you find yourself in the capital of Zimbabwe.