South Africa

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Left field Montagu

On arrival into Montagu I was determined to seek out a few interesting things to do in this “middle of nowhere” town on the cape’s route 62. I needed to find things …

Simple Simon’s Town

120 seconds. In 2008, that’s how long it took Erin Lavoie from the USA to chop down 27 Christmas trees and become a new Guinness World Record holder. It’s also how long …

Madagascar – A last chance to see!

Dale Morris packs his camera and goes on a photo safari to the African island of Madagascar, hoping to see lemurs, chameleons and the exceptionally elusive fossa. The book, ‘Last chance to …

The SA Game Lodge Bucket List

Enticing, beautiful game lodges in magnificent landscapes are plentiful, but some are more special than others. Here are ‘six of the best’ destination lodges you’ll ever visit – and they are all …

On top of the world

How do you get ‘far from the madding CAPE TOWN crowd’ without travelling for days? Head up the N7 through Clanwilliam and turn right to Cederberg Ridge Wilderness Lodge. It couldn’t be …

Thai Tattoo

If the back of your left shoulder is free or you have room on your neck, down your forearm or at the small of your back, you could surprise a partner with …

Game Lodges – Simply the best

The Kruger National Park may be world-renowned but there is no shortage of lesser-known unique, brilliantly designed and conservation pioneering lodges elsewhere in South Africa. Story by Jo Kromberg.   Leobo Lodge …

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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 …

Emigrating with exotic pets

The prospect of emigrating to an entirely different country or continent is nerve-racking, yet exhilarating – a fresh start in a foreign land is just what you need to escape your comfort …

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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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