Becoming a game ranger is ideal for those wanting to pursue a conservation related career, but it does require quite a versatile skill set. Being a ranger does project the facade of being quite a glamorous career. After all, you spend your time socialising, driving rugged outdoor vehicles and tracking wildlife in pristine reserves. Do… Read more »
Blog posts: Interviews
After successfully summiting Mount Everest in 2008, an all-female team of climbers didn’t think it was enough to conquer the top of the world. They’ve since set about conquering the highest peak on every continent, including summiting Mount Kilimanjaro on 8 March 2013, International Women’s Day.
Sir David Attenborough, the man who gave a voice to wildlife television as we know it, talks about moments in Africa that have left him with almost nothing to say, some he’d do all over again, and those moments in nature that still surprise him.
It started off as an idea, developed into a TV series and now it’s a book! Justin Bonello’s Ultimate Braai Master is a braai education that takes you on an 8000 kilometre culinary journey across South Africa.
South African adventurer who survived attack in the Amazon tells his tale for the first time since returning home.
Jan and Jay Roode are aviators, photographers, travellers, conservationists and Getaway bloggers. Having collectively travelled to over 56 countries the couple are content only when free to wander the skies in their Jabiru 430 or explore life on the ground in their trusty Land Cruiser.
A report on MSNBC this morning showed a video of an 18-month old girl, Tansy Aspinall, playing with gorillas at Howletts Wild Animal Park in Kent the UK.
An interview with international travel blogger Nellie Huang of WildJunket before she speaks at the Getaway Travel Blog Conference in Cape Town on 4 August 2012.
Melvin Boecher, creator of Traveldudes, shares his tips for travel blogging success ahead of the Getaway Travel Blog Conference 2012, where he will be speaking.
An interview with top international travel blogger Keith Jenkins of VelvetEscape, who will be speaking at the Getaway Travel Blog Conference on 4 August 2012 in Cape Town.