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Travel: Sabie and surrounds, Mpumalanga The popular tourist destination of Sabie lies about four hours’…

First time at Vyftienmylse- berg

First time at Vyftienmylse- berg

Back in the early seventies, I fell in love with Namaqualand. It was during the first varsity vacation that I went there, after a friend had said: “There’s plenty of work in Tsumeb… hike up?”

Subtropical Paradise

Subtropical Paradise

[Travel] With a Volkswagen Kombi and “rock n roll” teardrop caravan, we head to the coast of northern KwaZulu-Natal.

Camping: Skipper get-together

I recently went on a trip to the South Coast (see Caravan & Outdoor Life issue 666), but before my solo travels got underway, I joined a gathering of Skipper Tent Trailer owners.

Circling Lesotho

On Friday, 26 May 2017, we headed out from our home in False Bay in the Cape. Our planned journey would take us all the way through the Western Cape, across the Eastern Cape, and up the KZN south coast (we were chasing the warm weather)

Motor-homing through the first flowers of spring

‘First’ flowers of Spring

The words of the iconic Paul Seeger song kept running through my head. ‘Where have all the flowers gone?’ I was heading out from the ouskip Caravan Park in Melkbosstrand onto the R27 West Coast Road.

Travel: South Coast in a Skipper

I love camping, whether I’m in a motorhome, caravan or tent. One of my favourite little chaps is a mix of a trailer, a tent and a caravan – the Skipper Tent Trailer.

Travel: Double delight in Mossel Bay

When you bum is blue with cold in your home in the Overberg, the chance of a trip to the “best weather” in South Africa is a heart-warming thought. (Or would that be butt-warming?)

Travel: Chobe Safari

‘A safari in the traditional style… an unhurried journey.’ This is how Jannie Rykaart described the trip he had planned for us.

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