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Trails

“The Pandemic” has forced us to rethink how we do things. Before the pandemic, we were generally drawn to the outdoors, but we’ve become more and more secluded as the pandemic draws …

San Parks

South Africa’s 19 national parks are in the most enchanting areas and conserve different and important aspects of our natural heritage. North, south, east or west, there are magnificent parks to see …

Limpopo

The hour is early, the morning already warm and beautiful, despite the rain that the area has experienced over the past few days. The dazzling forest reflects the sun from a cloudless, …

Disaster Travel

I have a theory about the future of travel – set off now before we’re cursed with another stroke of ill-luck!!  The global Covid lockdown was unprecedented, but that doesn’t mean unrepeatable. …

The Art of Nature

Lockdown – and the various levels of “freedoms” meted out to us this year – has taken its toll on my sanity.  But like hearing a bird singing after the rain, it’s …

STORIES AND BLOG

ANTARCTICA with Hurtigruten

No matter where you have been and what you have seen on previous travels: the frozen continent of Antarctica is different from anything on the planet. Here, in the midst of the …

Cradle of human culture tour

It’s been a busy week here at Travel Ideas, a fantastic and busy week! We were fortunate enough to experience the Cradle of Human Culture educational tour, sponsored by Wesgro and hosted …

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 …

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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