I was looking forward to Miami but I arrived on the coldest 19 November ever recorded. Two days earlier it had been the hottest 17 November ever recorded, but now the skies were grey and a sharp and the sea was jade-green and streaked with white.
Blog posts: Travel stories
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.
Getaway gear editor Melanie van Zyl sets off into Botswana in search of its legendary baobab trees.
In Bali, there are no sidewalks. There is no walking. Only riding. Crazy riding. So what to do? Surrender all. Andy Ellis hires a scooter and finds himself embraced in a world where the Vespa is king.
It’s easy to rush from Noordoewer to the Fish River Canyon, to speed along the wide, dirt roads and get to Ai-Ais as soon as possible. But if you have a bit more time, then I say take it. There’s so much to see and do along the way.
The Okavango Delta is a World Heritage Site; a maze of waterways and floodplains that is celebrated for its value as a unique ecosystem, sustaining an unmatched variety of bird, animal, and plant life in Botswana. If you’re not checking the trees for some of Africa’s most colourful bird species… you ought to be!
Check out these lovely photos from four days in Portland, Oregon: the city that won’t grow up.
Deep in the Amazon jungle, our columnist has a close encounter with his hubris – but manages to keep his head (and feet).
Hey, we can always dream! At these five luxury lodges in Namibia, the views, food and service will have you feeling like royalty.
Villiers Steyn and Tabby Mittins have been to Kruger National Park more than 50 times. This time they had a theory to test: does the ultimate route go from south to north?