Action, Adrenaline… Africanyon!

First, as a start, let me tell you something. I’m not a big fan of water. I’m not a great swimmer, it feels like a lot of effort and it doesn’t feel like my natural habitat in general. Now that you know how I feel about water, let me tell you about Africanyon River Adventures. We had an obscene amount of fun here. Spending a day here is a day more than well spent. After descending via the first abseil, I understood why this area is known as The Crags. The rockfaces rise a couple of meters above and the […]

Winterton & Bergville

Winterton & BergvilleNorthern Drakensberg, South Africa Information Map Accommodation Activities Buy Bus Ticket Gallery Information The pretty town of Winterton serves, quite literally, as the gateway to the central Drakensberg some 14 kilometres away, and lies in the foothills of these towering giants, a typical pioneer settlement and one of the largest villages in this area.Almost every lodge and venue in the vicinity describes itself in relation to Winterton and the Mzansi Experience – a hop-on hop-off facility for independent travellers through South Africa – which drops off travellers in the town, on average three times a week. This part […]

Cape Town

Cape TownWestern Cape, South Africa Information Map Accommodation Activities Buy Bus Ticket Gallery Information Cape Town, affectionately known as the Mother City by locals, certainly needs no introduction. As one of the most popular and beautiful holiday destinations in the world (as voted by various travel authorities internationally), Cape Town is the busiest tourism hotspot on the entire African continent. It is instantly recognisable by it’s most famous natural feature, Table Mountain, as a backdrop to the city centre. Situated close to the most south-western tip of Africa, Cape Town has a rich history spanning back to the late 15th […]

Hogsback

HogsbackEastern Cape, South Africa Information Map Accommodation Activities Buy Bus Ticket Gallery Information High up in the Amatola mountains and surrounded by indigenous forests,  clear waterfalls and swirling mist the magical, mystical little village of Hogsback soothes the spirit and rejuvenates the soul. The many hiking trails lead the visitors into the pristine beauty of nature, the majestic old yellowwood tree, peace and tranquillityHogsback, with its wonderful mountains, spectacular views, mystical forests, swirling mists, beautiful birds, Butterflies and mushrooms, and its often glorious sunsets, has an air of enchantment and tranquillity all of its own.Hogsback is the ideal holiday destination […]