Drakensburg Kwazulu Natal

The Drakensberg mountains of South Africa or uKhahlamba (the Barrier of Spears) is a 200-kilometre-long mountainous wonderland and world heritage site. The largest proportion of the Drakensberg area falls in the province of KwaZulu-Natal. The Drakensberg Mountains, with their awe-inspiring basalt cliffs, snowcapped in winter, tower over riverine bush, lush yellowwood forests and cascading waterfalls, form […]

Route 62

Cape Route 62 is the tourist route in the Western Cape and Eastern Cape, South Africa that meanders between Cape Town and Oudtshoorn, the Langkloof and Port Elizabeth, offering the shorter, scenic alternative to the N2 highway. It’s an area of magnificent landscapes and towering cliffs, crystal clear streams and an abundance of trees and […]

Garden Route Information

Frequently referred to as ‘Garden of Eden’, the Cape Garden route stretches along rugged Indian Ocean coastline and pristine flourishing forests. It is a region of breathtaking mountains, rivers, lagoons, beautiful beaches and indigenous fauna and flora. The Garden Route stretches along the Southern Cape Coast from Heidelberg as far as Storms River and The Tstisikamma Forest. Quaint […]

Migration in Tanzania and Kenya

For many people, the aim of a trip to Tanzania or Kenya is to see the “Great Migration”. The migration is not a once-off event, it’s a continuous annual process – the explanation below shows where the main herds generally should be at any particular time, but often they are NOT – as with the […]

Serengeti Tanzania

The vast grasslands of the renowned Serengeti National Park provide what many consider to be the quintessential African game viewing experience. Meaning ‘endless plains’ in the language of the Maasai, this land of immense open spaces is home to literally millions of large herbivores, as well as the accompanying carnivores. The Serengeti is renowned for […]

Self Drive Destinations in Southern Africa

Cape Town, the “Mother City” and one of the most beautiful cities of the World is a very popular self-drive destination. With a world class road infrastructure – well sign posted and tarred roads – this makes sightseeing in Cape Town easy and accessible. Take a few days to explore all the highlights of this wonderful […]