The North West is home to 15 provincial reserves. Getaway’s Melanie van Zyl visited eight and found these four gems (and four beauties with issues).
Blog posts: Game parks
If you walk in Mana Pools, Zimbabwe, you will be changed, they say. But like any sacred space, you must tread here with great respect, writes Scott Ramsay.
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.
Love wildlife and adventure sport? Then iSimangaliso Wetland ￼￼Park needs to be on top of your holiday hit list. To explain why, we’ve rounded up five amazing adventure activities you can do here in one week.
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!
Gautengers, did you know the ultimate hiking route is on your doorstep? If you have a week or more, try this circular route into Limpopo and Mpumalanga and experience beautiful forests, tumbling waterfalls, and some of the best views South Africa has to offer.
This month, our editor muses on what it is about wild spaces that makes us feel alive.
Where are you most likely to spot a lion, a leopard, or a cheetah? Down to the individual riverbeds, roads, and waterholes, this is your feline roadmap from the experts.
Wondering where to find the best campsites in Kenya? Our ultimate guide lists the must-see Kenyan campsites for the adventurous traveller.
We all have special places to which we return over again. Pippa de Bruyn’s is De Hoop Nature Reserve, which has developed and expanded in tandem with her own life.