Glentana is the first choice holiday destination when George and Oudtshoorn locals go beach-walking. This is why. By Jazz Kuschke.
Blog posts: Places to stay
Find the perfect hideout, holiday house, backpackers, B&B, lodge or a great spot under the stars for your next break.
For our April 2015 issue we handpicked 37 luxurious South African hotels and guesthouses, looking for great winter deals. Then we got you another 10-50% off.
At the foot of the Lebombo mountains, just south of Swaziland, lies a destination that not only resembles Zimbabwe’s Lake Kariba, but also rivals it in terms of activities and accommodation. Villiers Steyn and Tabby Mittins soaked up the sun on Lake Jozini.
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.
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.
18 days on the slow road from Cape Town through the Eastern Cape, with a bakkie and a adolescent canine: we found seven affordable pet-friendly accommodation options, and some of the most beautiful landscapes in South Africa.
A cosy cabin is bliss in winter. All you need is a fireplace and a good whiskey to hide away from the world. Doesn’t that sound perfect? Yes. That’s because it is. If you’re looking for a perfect winter break, these cabins and isolated cottages across the country are great places to start.
Visit northern Mozambique’s Pemba in Cabo Delgado province and Medjumbe Island in the Quirimbas Archipelago for creamy beaches, clear seas, great food, and to experience the contrasts between unvarnished Africa and an island paradise.
Hey, we can always dream! At these five luxury lodges in Namibia, the views, food and service will have you feeling like royalty.
Exchanging homes with strangers across the world might seem daunting, but if done properly, it makes for cheap, lively holidays.