Things You Never Thought You Could Buy On Black Friday

As Black Friday continues to grow as one of the best supported sales of the year, more and more retailers and travel operators are hopping on board to boost their profits. As a result, there have been some rather unusual items up for grabs from ridiculously cheap international flight specials to bizarre objects for the world traveller that came in the form of a doormat that says “I love you” in different world languages! If you’re into any of the following things, Black Friday 2019…

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See SA’s Wildlife on Horseback

Most local South African travellers have safaris near the top of their bucket list, no matter how many times they’ve enjoyed the hospitality of the African bush. For international travellers these wild excursions are the first thing that springs to mind. While we never tire of our usual outings into the wilderness, South Africa offers a wealth of less common ways to enjoy wildlife experiences. Not least of these is the opportunity to embark on a variety of horseback trails among the wild animals. If…

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Travel Wise | Weather & Wildlife In South Africa

Traveling to South Africa for the first time puts you in a unique position to experience a few surprises. Some might be pleasant, others not so much. If you have already sussed out the flights with South African Airways and you’re planning your upcoming trip, you might want to spend some time looking into the country’s unique weather, roads, and wildlife situation. This will ensure that you aren’t taken by surprise when the weather suddenly doesn’t match up to what you have read about it,…

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Go Beyond Hiking In The Drakensberg

The Drakensberg certainly deserves its reputation for being home to some of the best hiking trails in South Africa. You can amble through the scenic lowlands of Rainbow Gorge near Bergville or challenge yourself with a chain-assisted clamber to the top of the amphitheatre at the Sentinel. With over 1000km to explore, you’ll find no shortage of easy walks or testing multi-day challenges if you’re prepared to go to any lengths to make the most of this scenic and diverse area. Thanks to its central…

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