SOUTH AFRICA

The Best Time to Visit Kruger & Cape Town

By on July 15, 2019 in Africa, National Parks, SOUTH AFRICA with 0 Comments
The Best Time to Visit Kruger & Cape Town

What a wild and wonderful country South Africa is – not only does it boast the epic city of Cape Town within its boundaries, but also the mighty safari destination of Kruger too. In between, there’s a whole heap of beaches and mountains… not to mention the 2 separate kingdoms of Swaziland, now known as […]

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The 15 Very Best Things To Do in South Africa

By on May 20, 2019 in Africa, SOUTH AFRICA with 2 Comments
The 15 Very Best Things To Do in South Africa

The alluring appeal of South Africa just never gets old. Rich in cultural history, ethnic diversity and with some incredible landscapes to boot, the beauty of this country just can’t fail to inspire. As such, it’s often a place where many people either begin or end their African adventure, but all too often don’t give […]

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The 5 Best Hostels in Cape Town

The 5 Best Hostels in Cape Town

The beautiful city of Cape Town has more things to do, areas to visit and hostels to stay at than you know to do with. And if you’re like anything like me, this can be wholly confusing as a backpacker, especially if it’s your first visit to this city. But fear not, lovely shoestring nomads, […]

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How to Experience a Kruger National Park Safari on a Budget

How to Experience a Kruger National Park Safari on a Budget

Probably the most famous safari destination in the world, mention the word Kruger to almost anyone, and images of African wildlife and wildnerness immediately spring to mind. Yes, one of the most popular parks on this continent, Kruger does get a rap bad for its crowding and commercialisation however. But pick your time to visit […]

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The Complete Cape Town Itinerary

By on March 18, 2019 in Africa, Itineraries, SOUTH AFRICA with 2 Comments
The Complete Cape Town Itinerary

I honestly do believe there’s few cities in the world that leave more of a striking impression than Cape Town. Find me one person whose been here and who didn’t fall in love with the place… go on I dare you! Because I bet you’ll struggle. Yup Cape Town captures the imagination like few other […]

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18 Things To Do in Cape Town on a Budget

By on February 28, 2019 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, SOUTH AFRICA with 4 Comments
18 Things To Do in Cape Town on a Budget

Well, what can I say? It’s been a hiatus of 15 years since I lasted visited Cape Town at the tender age of 19 and boy oh boy has this city got even better than I remember! Arriving to blue skies, an epic view of Table Mountain from the airport and a week of exploration […]

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The 4 Best Johannesburg Hostels

The 4 Best Johannesburg Hostels

Not known for its traveller-friendly status, Johannesburg is, however, a major international hub when it comes to flying into or out of Africa. As such many travellers, like me, find themselves spending a couple of days here either at the beginning or end of their journey. But don’t fear, this city really doesn’t deserve the […]

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