I had the great pleasure of a trip to Samara Private Nature Reserve, staying at the super stylish and luxurious Manor House and taking long drives and walks with our Ranger Jan Rudd, in search
It’s that time of year when you need to start planning a trip to the Eastern Cape to plant trees and make a difference. Set in the majestic Amathole mountain range near Hogsback in the Eastern
My article ‘Eastern Cape, Wild and Untamed’ for OnRoute Magazine as it first appears here on pages 18-22, and above. Also included below for easy reading. In their Uncovering South Africa issue, onRoute bring you insight
Exploring the Land of Plenty. The Nature Lover’s Route. For the SATYC Travelnownow 2015 Conference Brochure. Find the whole edition here and pick up a printed copy at the WYSTC event in Cape Town next
Eastern Cape. – Growing up in a landlocked state left me with a deep fascination with the ocean and the surfers that brought victory to their agility as they rode her waves. South African professional surfer
Graaff-Reinet. – I was asked a while ago to walk Traveller24 through one of our country’s oldest towns, once described as the prettiest in all of Africa by David Livingstone himself – Graaff-Reinet. ‘Set in
Greenpop. – Much like the Platbos Reforest Fest, Greenpop will be launching their Hogsback Reforest Fest this September which is Arbor Month. Offering a celebration of our earth and trees through reforestation, music, workshops, competition and yoga. The
Greenpop. – The Treevolution continues, this time with the Hogsback Reforest Fest which will be 12-14 September. Get there and make that difference with the coolest team I know!
There’s something magical about walking in the bush. Seeing tracks underfoot, encountering evidence of life everywhere. The smell of dust mixed with fresh vegetation and the burn of the African sun. Especially with a professional
Eastern Cape. #ShotLeft. – The white rhino at Kragga Kamma have been dehorned as a precaution against poaching. A necessary thing these days. Actually, when I was there three years ago it had just been done and
Eastern Cape. #ShotLeft. – There was a taste of local when we stopped in at the Stormsriver Arts & Crafts centre for a look-see-shop.
Eastern Cape. #ShotLeft. – The pier
Eastern Cape. #ShotLeft. – Don’t ask. Somewhere near the Storms River Mouth.