It was our dream to do a real African safari and it all came true. When we were planning our honeymoon and deciding where we could go, South Africa was on the top of our list because it was a country where we felt like we could get an incredible balance of wildlife, outdoor adventure, […]
South Africa Travel Guide
A diverse country at the southern tip of Africa with the power of safari, clumsy penguins, incredible people, and shark-level adrenaline
There's something special about Nelson Mandela's nation that make it one of the most special places on earth. There are so many reasons why you want to come here and it's that diversity that I think appeals to all travellers. From vastly varied terrain, natural beauty, wanderlust-worthy wildlife, big sunshine, luxury, big waves, or outdoor adventure, South Africa does not disappoint.
This South Africa travel guide will help you plan your next vacation.
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If it’s your first time at Kruger National Park, you will undoubtedly be a little overwhelmed with all the choices and decisions you have to make. Luckily, it’s a lot simpler than you think once you know what to expect. This guide goes through everything that you need to know when it comes to planning […]
When planning for our honeymoon, we were bombarded with information. We knew we wanted to do a private game reserve by Kruger National Park but which reserve to we go to and which game lodge? There are so many choices but thankfully a friend recommended Elephant Plains Game Lodge. I still did my research before […]
If you’ve never been on safari – and I don’t mean one of those man-made zoo experiences that some cities have but I mean a real-life, in the bush, under the African sun type of safari, then you don’t know what you’re missing! The safari you think you know I was that someone that had […]
Yes there are a lot of places you can surf in the world but there sure is something exotic about being able to do it in South Africa and in the Atlantic Ocean where there are known to be sharks. Alright, a close encounter with sharks isn’t exactly what you want to be doing (there’s […]
There are not a lot of places in the world where you can be mano-a-mano with one of the biggest predators in the deep sea. The Great White shark is typically not something you think about swimming with but if you’re an adrenaline junkie, like facing your fears and coming away with bragging rights, cage […]
The plains of Kruger National Park, wildlife roaming about, Table Mountain, and beach villas await. There’s so much to be excited about for this trip to South Africa and Seychelles. It’s a trip that was planned to be diverse and dynamic. On the adventure end of things we have the safari, hiking Table Mountain and […]
The truth is, I planned the honeymoon way before we really hit the ground running with wedding planning but hey can you blame me? Now how does a travel blogger decide where to go for a big trip like this? Being in the “industry”, we’re inundated with incredible stories and photos daily. It’s sensory overload […]
Everyone wants to be a travel hacker but for a seasoned traveller, it’s not always entirely clear how the heck these travel hackers do their thing. If you’re like me, you’re tuned onto the fact that points are key and credit cards are a big way to build up your cache fast. Collecting points is only […]
As the globe’s second largest continent, Africa holds untold secrets, wonders, and treasures that are as old as time itself. There’s something truly evocative and magical about unravelling the stories behind things like the pyramids, majestic waterfalls, imposing mountains, dry deserts and animals in the wild. With its 54 countries surrounded by oceans and seas, Africa […]