Winter Warming Safari

Tau Game Lodge, a five-star safari gem in the malaria-free Madikwe Game Reserve, is offering a winter special for locals

Unveiling Gqeberha

Formerly known as Port Elizabeth, this safari destination with its pristine coastline is rich in history, culture, and wildlife.

Going with Flow

Do you feel more true blue than red hot on Valentine’s Day? You’re not alone. Wait. You are alone. That’s the blues thing. Unless you have a few half-sized bottles of sparkling wine - and we know how long those last - there's not much fun in popping the cork for one.

BelMonte Bliss

Set on eight hectares, BelMonte Guesthouse on the Paarl mountain slopes offers unparalleled views of the fynbos and indigenous proteas.

Inzolo Lodge at Lalibela

Overcoming flood obstacles for a luxurious wilderness escape, the secluded Inzolo Lodge at Lalibela Game Reserve once again welcomes guests.

Green Light

Vulpro at Shamwari will be the new home for the severely threatened Cape and African White-backed Vultures.

Savanna Wings

Need to escape on a safari, where 27 game species roam free in the Madikwe Reserve - Tau Game Lodge has all that!

Wonderful Whales

The wider Marine Protected Area of Plettenberg Bay is a crucial nursery ground for the Southern right whale

Lethabo Life

Where else that's so close to Johannesburg and Pretoria, can you see Cape Clawless Otter hunt in the Crocodile River rapids a few feet from your lounger?

A jazzy trip to flava town

Craving some sultry Joburg Jazz? South African chef Katlego Mlambo launches his pop-up at The Marabi Club in Maboneng this Thursday

Local is lekker

Children staying at Long Lee Manor or Sarili have access to an adventure playground, with rope walkways, climbing walls, slides, and ziplines.

Tech thinking

The lockdown hit the South African hospitality industry hard. Hotels and guesthouses had to pivot from an international to a domestic market

Estate branches out

Vergelegen, the 321-year-old Somerset West wine estate with 18 gardens, has unveiled plans for a 54-hectare arboretum

Babanango benchmark

Babanango Game Reserve's high score on biodiversity conservation assessment qualifies it to be declared a protected nature reserve

Hip Hippo Hooray!

Moses the hippo calf and Milly the meerkat doing well as the Shamwari Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre continues accepting and caring for injured animals

Plan a trip off-road

Follow these essential off-road tips from Mitsubishi Motors ambassador Francois Rossouw, (71) before you go

Karoo Roads

Julienne du Toit and Chris Marais have come out swinging after the COVID lockdown and doing what they do best: recounting the beloved stories of the Heartland of South Africa.

Corporate Madikwe

Tau Game Lodge in the Madikwe Reserve is an ideal corporate escape after a difficult year in business, post pandemic. 

Vergelegen’s new tour

A newly-launched environmental tour at Vergelegen wine estate in Somerset West reveals tracts of the 3000-hectare estate previously closed to the public

Harri Spotter

Nine months after launching, only 18 apartments remain available for sale at The Harri in Cape Town’s East City Precinct

Vehicle of choice

The Mercedes-Benz V-Class V330 includes a 10,25 inch touchscreen, Bluetooth, Smartphone integration, and Burmester sound system