Explore the top walking holidays in South Africa. Guided tours include the bucket list of adventures from the Drakensberg mountains to the Garden Route in the Cape

As we have all experienced the world over, the Covid 19 pandemic has created utter chaos in every ones lives.  All levels of industry have suffered immensely. As the world slowly and cautiously starts to reopen, it will be the travel industry that will be most affected. Many people are looking to get away and escape the months of confinement. But how is the way we will travel change? One of the fastest growing trends in world has been the concept of ethical tourism. Hopefully the disruption in the travel industry presents a golden opportunity to reset and cement socially

Why go to Cape Town for Holiday? Cape Town!!!! What a place to be!!! The perfect holiday destination for any avid travel enthusiast. And why would that be? The setting for this world-famous city is unlike any other in the world. The city is set on the prominent rocky outcrop known as the Cape Peninsula. This rugged and rocky thrusts up between the Indian and Atlantic Ocean. The peninsula has been used by mariners for hundreds of years as a navigational landmark. Sailors would sail on down from Europe, and basically make a left turn when they got to the

Everything you need to know about travel to South Africa About South Africa When you think of Africa, what images come to mind? Safari parks teaming with wildlife, jagged mountains, golden beaches, a diverse cultural mix, historical significance and vibrant cities. Although South Africa has had a very turbulent past in terms of Apartheid, the country is fast becoming one of the most sought-after holiday destinations in the world. In fact, over 10 million people travel to South Africa every year. Topping the long list of tourist attractions by far is the abundance of safari and wildlife destinations. These include

South African Safari We know what really makes a South African Safari magnificent and unique!!! Not all safaris are created equal. To fashion your own dream African adventure, it’s all about pinpointing exactly what kind of explorer you are (and what your budget is!). So, grab your binoculars and read up on how to choose a South African safari that’s just perfect for you! We all have our ideas on what the perfect South African Safari should be. There are many options available out there. Having been involved in organising safari tours for over 15 years, we would love to

Surviving the Coronavirus!! What mountains have taught me As I sit in quarantine pondering how life as we know it suddenly changed in what seemed like a blink of the eye, I think to myself-how the heck are we going to get through this? I realise that we all have different ways of dealing with adverse situations. And as I piece together the foggy reality of the past few weeks, I wonder how I can defrag the current reality of the Coronavirus pandemic into something more positive and less debilitating on my mind and soul. What can I share, not

Learn to Scuba Dive Johannesburg: What You Need to Know Are you looking at getting a SCUBA certification? Has the underwater world always intrigued you? Do you have lots of questions and concerns? Learn to SCUBA Dive from Johannesburg In this article we have included our SCUBA experts from Adventure Mania based in Sodwana to help explain all you would need to know about learning to SCUBA Dive from Johannesburg. We will cover important aspects such as how to get a recreational scuba diving certification. This would include everything a beginner diver needs to consider before signing up for a

Ancient craft beer, a witchdoctor and a trek to the highest mountain in South Africa. I’ve been drunk for days, relentlessly rinsing my brain in Umqombothi (traditional Zulu Beer). Good luck trying to say that out loud. The distinctive clicking sound seems to get easier after your umpteenth sip. Through the misty haze of my Umqombothi stupor, I try to ponder how many millions of brain cells are being nuked, but the thought drains from my mind and I return to admiring the incredible scenery of the central Drakensberg. Beer before hike? That is the question We are on a
A day tour to the Cradle of Humankind, Sterkfontein Caves and Maropeng Escape the primordial ooze of city life and crawl lip over knee into a day tour to the Cradle of Humankind and discover the origins of your meager existence. If you are looking for something unique and truly fascinating, then you should definitely consider a tour to the Cradle of Humankind area with added stops at the world famous Sterkfontein Caves and Maropeng Exhibition centre. The tour is a mixture of some beautiful and panoramic South African landscapes as well as an archaeological step back in time. What