FEATURED STORIES

Aerial Art

Seated in the co-pilot seat in a Jabiru J430, I watch as pilot Jan Roode does the pre-flight checks, then fires up the engine. The craft glides forward on the Kapama Private …

Travelling with Friends

You can’t choose your family, but you can choose your(travelling) friends. Earlier this year, all non-essential travel came to a grinding halt, scuppering any plans for a well-deserved getaway. Now, so many …

The Invictus Tour

It’s a long walk to freedom, especially if you start in Mvezo. We’d left the N2 some 10km back, past a group of circumcision initiates with painted white faces and pained expressions. …

Soulful Routes for Solo Travellers

Each year the number of solo travellers continues to rise. Last year, solo travel was the #1 trend in travel and tourism, with a 131% increase in the number of Google searches …

STORIES AND BLOG

Top to Bottom

One adventurer, one bicycle and the offbeaten track from Botswana to Cape Point. Story by: Bez Roberts   Hello Travel Ideas fans My name is Bez Roberts. I am a professional musician …

Fall in love with Beautiful Boulders Beach

Boulders Beach in Simon’s Town scores full marks for its unspoilt, natural beauty as the perfect backdrop to Tintswalo’s stylish new villa. Within the Table Mountain National Park Marine Protected Area, Boulders …

A virtual trip to the beach

Wherever you are in the world right now, summer or winter, rain or shine, we can take you on an incredible journey to the beach. You don’t need to load up the …

LOCAL EVENTS AND STORIES

The Glass Sipper

The crystal clear gift choice this festive season A new generation of eco-conscious iced coffee and cocktail-lovers is shunning single-use plastic straws in favour of the Glass Sipper range of re-usable straws. Handcrafted locally, …

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