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  • Walkersons Hotel & Spa

    A short drive back in time
  • nThambo Tree Camp

    A safari camp on stilts gives you a different perspective on game viewing - and there's no single room supplement!
  • Black Rhino Game Lodge

    This lovely lodge in Pilanesberg National Park is in perfect striking distance when you need to get out of the city. It's a Four Star destination in a Big Five location
  • The tour guide with a tale of his own

    Exploring the beaches at De Hoop Nature Reserve reveals the fascinating life of tiny creatures, but the story of its guide, Dalfrenzo Laing, is just as inspiring.
  • Camp Ndlovu

    A simple three-hour from Joburg leads to Welgevonden Game Reserve, a Big Five territory where you'll find Camp Ndlovu, a relative newcomer to South Africa's safari lodge scene
  • Botswana - A tale of two safaris

    Meeting the bushmen in the Kalahari is an incredible experience, especially if you reach their territory in a tiny mokoro canoe.
  • An Argentinean adventure

    Argentina is such a huge country that one short trip can never do it justice. But some moments sum up the spirit of this robust country perfectly.
  • Striking out alone

    Have you ever chickened out of travelling because you don't have anyone to go with? Yep, me too, in the old days. Now I'm a huge fan of setting off alone.
  • Actors turn tragedy into comedy to stay afloat

    The always-inventive POPArt theatre, and others around the world, are experimenting to survive the lockdown
  • A lazy weekend in the Free State

    When we all start travelling again after the Covi-19 lockdown, the isolation of the Free State is bound to be a big attraction
  • Sizzling, smouldering Italy

    Disaster of one kind or another is nothing new for the Italians, whether it's devastation caused by the Corona virus, brutal wars or, way back in time, exploding volcanoes.
  • Fences Must Fall!

    How Thornybush benefited by giving the animals more freedom