Category Archives: Travel

iSimangaliso World Heritage Park

Visit Kwa-Zulu Natal’s iSimangaliso Wetland Park out-of-season, and have paradise all to yourself.  You’ll find few other visitors, mild sunny days, and an abundance of wild animals scattered across wide open spaces. We stayed in St Lucia, a tiny town … Continue reading

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Mountains and Milk Tart

Joburg gets awfully chilly in winter. When the mornings get frosty, it’s a good idea to go somewhere else, at least for a little while.  This time last year, we found our way to Prince Albert, a pretty little village … Continue reading

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A slice of heaven in the Cederburg

For a little slice of heaven, head to Petersfield Farm on the edge of the Cederburg.  It’s a working citrus farm, perched on a mountainside, with a distant view of Citrusdal in the valley far below.  There are four cottages … Continue reading

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A walk on the wild side

South Africa’s Wild Coast stretches from Port Edward in the north to East London in the south.  It’s an area of sparsely inhabited coastal cliffs and forest, where rivers end in waterfalls that crash directly into the ocean, and cows … Continue reading

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