August 2018 issue is out!


Photographer Michael Poliza heads north to take to the skies again.


Whale Watching

Discover how your day out spotting cetaceans can make a real difference.


New SA Hikes

Head into the wilds of the Drakensberg, Kaapsehoop and Kruger – there’s a walk to suit everyone.



Sonya Schoeman can’t believe the space, and the sheer numbers filling it, in the Masai Mara.



Surf’s up in paradise! Catherine Lanz and family have a different kind of island holiday.



Ed’s letter

Justin Fox says: Let’s not have any more ‘plastic whales’ in our oceans.


Meet this month’s adventurers and experts.

The traveller

Tyson Jopson finds some unfamiliar fish at a market in Cascais.


Our favourite letters and messages this month.



Wish you were here

In the footsteps of the Romans in Tunisia.

First Look

Country-chic containers make for a unique stay.


Discover the buzz of Durban North.


Freewheelin’ through downtown Jozi.


A digital library of the best field guides


West Coast wines – and a few beer festivals.


Four top events this month.




Take a deep breath: we’re going underwater.


Five spectacular images out of Africa by our readers.


Road trip

The other Midlands

Matthew Sterne seeks out nature and adventure here.


Max your left overs

Weekend-away meals that go the extra mile


The Final Cut

St Francis Bay

Beachside, canalside or village – it’s your choice.



Super chargers

Never run out of juice with these nifty gadgets.

Ultra light stuff

If you packed all nine of these items, the weight would be just 3,5kg.


Insider’s Guide


Nandi Majola finds a multi-faceted village that is both tranquil and lively.



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