As the first week of August poured down over Cape Town, I was getting just as soaked 10 000 kilometres away in a little village outside of Bergen, Norway. Here are a few of my favourite shots, plus my first ever attempt at time-lapse photography.
Blog posts: Travel stories
Feeling like you need an urgent break, but aren’t sure where to go? Here are twenty interesting ideas for weekend getaways not too far from Johannesburg.
Graham Howe takes a walk on the wild side at Bushmanskloof Wilderness Reserve in the Cederberg where he is entranced by ancient San rock art sites, the spectacular mountain landscape and the wild flowers.
In all its romantic splendor, Venice can be daunting to a first-time visitor. Here’s a got-to-do guide to the sinking city.
The Great Mosque of Djenné, in Mali, is made entirely of mud. Hailed as the greatest mud structure on earth, it is even visible from space.
The cape wild flowers have been in bloom in Namaqualand for two full weeks already. If you’re keen on travelling north, check out these handy tips for all you need to know about these famous spring flowers.
Tuscany is the Italy of our imaginations. Here are some highlights, and things to do in this beautiful part of a beautiful country.
This weekend I spent a night at the beautiful Cape Pines accommodation on the shore of the Eikenhof dam, Grabouw. Perfect for a group getaway.
Why we should be eternally grateful to the women in our lives.
Discovering the exuberance of fine olive oil is a travesty that I will hold Johnny Madge accountable for. A proffessional olive oil taster, Madge recently took me on a Rome tour in search of the finest olive oils.