De Hoop Nature Reserve

Weekend at De Hoop Nature Reserve

De Hoop Collection, situated in De Hoop Nature Reserve in Overberg, is yet another gem along on the Western Cape coastline. About 3 hours from Cape Town along the Garden and Whale route, this is a perfect weekend getaway from Cape Town or a stopover while traveling along the coast. While it is slightly ‘off-the-beaten’… Read more »

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Stepping out into the Countryside

Large open lawns with a helicopter parked in the middle, vast mielie (corn) field, slow flowing river stream, surrounding hills and shady trees – and that is just the outside of De Hoek Country Hotel. Step into the main building and you will find elegant leather couches, an array of coffee table books, cosy décor… Read more »

Okavango Delta

Okavango Delta in 12 Photos

Sunset boat cruises, hippo dodging, croc spotting, canal swerving and mid-night wake ups to the grunts of a leopard nearby – these are just a few of the highlights of our stay on Gcadikwe Island Camp in the Okavango Delta. An experience of a lifetime. For a taste of what we experienced while camping out on… Read more »

Elephant

Savuti – the Land of Elephants

I recently wrote a blog post about falling in love with Botswana where I spoke briefly about our trip to Botswana. This trip really was the most amazing experience and I’ve absolutely loved sharing stories of the trip. We started our trip with three nights in Savuti. We camped in one of the private campsites that… Read more »

Botswana

Falling in Love with Botswana

It’s been four months since we returned from the most amazing trip to Botswana. I’m not sure why it has taken me so long to write the blog post about the trip, but I need to get this experience written down before I forget about it (although, I think that experience will probably stay with… Read more »

Mozambique horseriding

White Pearl Resort, Ponta Mamoli

Mozambique is one of those really special places in the world. A country that still has such a long way to go in terms of development, yet has pockets of absolute luxury and pure beauty. One such place is White Pearl Resorts, Ponta Mamoli. Hidden along the southern Mozambican coastline of Ponto do Ouro, White… Read more »

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Soweto Cycle Tours

The best way to truly experience a culture or area that you aren’t from is to get right into the thick of the community. To mix with the locals, walk through the streets, taste the local food and drink and listen to the stories of daily life. You won’t only learn a great deal more… Read more »

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Morrells Boutique Estate

For those of you who are stopping over in Joburg for a night or two on route to some of South Africa’s other destinations, look no further than Morrells Boutique Estate for a place to rest your weary travellers head. Morrells is the perfect hotel for business travellers stopping over in Joburg for a few… Read more »

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  • De Hoop Nature Reserve

    Weekend at De Hoop Nature Reserve

    De Hoop Collection, situated in De Hoop Nature Reserve in Overberg, is yet another gem along on the Western Cape coastline. About 3 hours from Cape Town along the Garden and Whale route, this is a perfect weekend getaway from Cape Town or a stopover while traveling along the coast. While it is slightly ‘off-the-beaten’… Read more »

  • De Hoek Country Hotel2

    Stepping out into the Countryside

    Large open lawns with a helicopter parked in the middle, vast mielie (corn) field, slow flowing river stream, surrounding hills and shady trees – and that is just the outside of De Hoek Country Hotel. Step into the main building and you will find elegant leather couches, an array of coffee table books, cosy décor… Read more »

  • Okavango Delta

    Okavango Delta in 12 Photos

    Sunset boat cruises, hippo dodging, croc spotting, canal swerving and mid-night wake ups to the grunts of a leopard nearby – these are just a few of the highlights of our stay on Gcadikwe Island Camp in the Okavango Delta. An experience of a lifetime. For a taste of what we experienced while camping out on… Read more »

  • Elephant

    Savuti – the Land of Elephants

    I recently wrote a blog post about falling in love with Botswana where I spoke briefly about our trip to Botswana. This trip really was the most amazing experience and I’ve absolutely loved sharing stories of the trip. We started our trip with three nights in Savuti. We camped in one of the private campsites that… Read more »

  • Botswana

    Falling in Love with Botswana

    It’s been four months since we returned from the most amazing trip to Botswana. I’m not sure why it has taken me so long to write the blog post about the trip, but I need to get this experience written down before I forget about it (although, I think that experience will probably stay with… Read more »

  • Mozambique horseriding

    White Pearl Resort, Ponta Mamoli

    Mozambique is one of those really special places in the world. A country that still has such a long way to go in terms of development, yet has pockets of absolute luxury and pure beauty. One such place is White Pearl Resorts, Ponta Mamoli. Hidden along the southern Mozambican coastline of Ponto do Ouro, White… Read more »

  • SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURES

    Soweto Cycle Tours

    The best way to truly experience a culture or area that you aren’t from is to get right into the thick of the community. To mix with the locals, walk through the streets, taste the local food and drink and listen to the stories of daily life. You won’t only learn a great deal more… Read more »

  • Morrells4

    Morrells Boutique Estate

    For those of you who are stopping over in Joburg for a night or two on route to some of South Africa’s other destinations, look no further than Morrells Boutique Estate for a place to rest your weary travellers head. Morrells is the perfect hotel for business travellers stopping over in Joburg for a few… Read more »