SOUTH AFRICA

Only Packing List for South Africa You Need!

By on Published: November 25, 2021 | Last Updated: June 28, 2022 in Africa, SOUTH AFRICA with 2 Comments
Only Packing List for South Africa You Need!

Let’s cut to the chase here people – South Africa is just one of those bucket list countries you HAVE to visit! Little known fact coming up, but South Africa was actually the first country I visited as a backpacker outside of Europe at the tender age of 19! It blew me away then and […]

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How To Book a Cheap South Africa Safari: 8 Budget Hacks

By on Published: January 13, 2020 | Last Updated: August 5, 2022 in Africa, SOUTH AFRICA with 2 Comments
How To Book a Cheap South Africa Safari: 8 Budget Hacks

So you’re looking to find a bargain when it comes to your South African safari experience hey? Well good news, you’ve come to the right place! Unfortunately, as you may not have realised, safaris do not generally make very budget-friendly trips, but South Africa is actually one of the cheapest countries to spot wildlife in […]

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The Best Time to Visit Kruger & Cape Town

By on Published: July 15, 2019 | Last Updated: December 27, 2021 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, 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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15 Very Best Things To Do in South Africa

By on Published: May 20, 2019 | Last Updated: December 26, 2021 in Africa, SOUTH AFRICA with 6 Comments
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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5 Best Hostels in Cape Town

By on Published: April 29, 2019 | Last Updated: December 30, 2021 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, SOUTH AFRICA with 0 Comments
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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5 Epic Southern Africa Itineraries to Help You Plan Your Perfect Trip

By on Published: April 8, 2019 | Last Updated: January 25, 2022 in Africa, BOTSWANA, MALAWI, MOZAMBIQUE, NAMIBIA, SOUTH AFRICA, SWAZILAND, ZAMBIA, ZIMBABWE with 2 Comments
5 Epic Southern Africa Itineraries to Help You Plan Your Perfect Trip

The land of safari splendour, roaring rivers, wonderful wildlife, spellbinding sea views, lush landscapes and dazzling deserts – Southern Africa has got it all. From the Indian Ocean to the Atlantic, this part of the world spreads between them both offering, in between, a huge diversity of incredible scenery and adventures. The only problem is […]

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How to Experience a Kruger National Park Safari on a Budget

By on Published: March 25, 2019 | Last Updated: December 29, 2021 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, SOUTH AFRICA with 0 Comments
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 wilderness 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 Published: March 18, 2019 | Last Updated: December 30, 2021 in Africa, 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 Published: February 28, 2019 | Last Updated: December 30, 2021 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

By on Published: December 4, 2017 | Last Updated: January 7, 2022 in Africa, Budget Travel Ideas, SOUTH AFRICA with 0 Comments
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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