Here’s our pick of the best gear of 2015 – whether you’re looking for the perfect coffee gadget, a rugged 4×4 solar panel, or just some gift inspiration for the adventure-seekers in your life, you’ll find it below.
Blog posts: Stuff to buy
We review everything from gadgets and gear to travel apps and cameras.
I set off to find antiques and great deals in the Overberg, and discovered the only thing I didn’t bargain for is how many unexpected gems there are on this route.
When money’s too tight to mention, Christmas gift buying can become a stressful affair. I’ve trawled some stores to find gifts that don’t cost the earth, to make the season a bit more festive. Happy shopping!
Whether it’s a pragmatic, has that ‘Wow’ factor or is something you immediately can’t live without, here are 25 of the year’s best travel gadgets that Santa would rather keep for himself, if only you hadn’t been such a good boy this year.
I think we’ve all been on the receiving end often enough to know that a truly inappropriate gift lives far longer in the memory than the one you were hoping for and were happy to receive. Take the luminous green y-fronts I got from my grandparents when I was 11 years old…
A list of smartphone marine apps from surf reports to shark trackers and creative technology for the ocean minded.
We are forever indebted to the creative geniuses who bring us gadgets to make life easier and more comfy while we travel. This is a list of seven ridiculous travel gadgets which must have seemed like a good idea at the time.
Looking for stuff to buy for your dad this Father’s Day? We put together a list of 10 items that could put a smile on your old man’s face this winter.
We’re all into roughing it but most of us take our smartphones with us everywhere we go. Check out my list of top smartphone apps to use when you’re in the great outdoors.
In Cape Town for the Cape Argus Pick n’ Pay Cycle Tour? Get around with the Getaway Guide to Cape Town app for your iPhone or Android-enabled device. It’s free!