What’s the best way for a budget-challenged South African to experience Barcelona? Andrew Thompson has a few tricks up his sleeve…
Blog posts: Travel advice
Get useful first-hand travel advice from people who have been just about everywhere.
Of the 150 places I’ve photographed for Getaway magazine this year, these were my absolute favourites of 2016 – from luxury lodges to simple cottages, they all had something special.
If you’re trying to avoid the admin of embassies and Home Affairs, where can you go with a South African passport? These 15 spots are on the top of my list.
For the August issue of Getaway I set out to discover the ‘secret gems’ travel writers dream of finding and visited eight North West provincial reserves. Madikwe Game Reserve was one of my favourites.
If you’re looking for a more authentic and less touristy experience then teaching and volunteering in Thailand could be for you.
Imagine spending 18 days in the Kruger National Park? That’s what we did this May: from north to south, here are our tips for the best Kruger campsites, and where to see wildlife!
What’s the big deal about the town that makes most travellers yawn?
European rail pass reservation fees can be pricey and hard to fathom. Is it still even worth getting a rail pass to begin with? Here’s everything you need about reservation fees and why a rail pass is still a great option for spontaneous European travel.
From Cape Town to the legendary Van Zyl’s Pass – here’s how to do the 4×4 trip of a lifetime.
With the long weekend coming up, we thought we’d add a few extra things to the list to ensure your road trip runs as smoothly as a classic Mustang.