The best of Cape Town on any budget: Enjoying nature in the Mother City
The Best of Cape Town On Any Budget: Enjoying Nature.. Here are our favourite places to enjoy nature – and where they lead you – in and around the Mother City. And if you’re not keen on getting yourself around, book our Cape Town City & Peninsula Tours and we’ll do all the hard work. You can just sit back, relax, and enjoy the sights.
African safaris with kids made easy
Our writer, Katherine, (bravely) goes on safari with 5 kids between 14 and 5 years old. Here she shares what she learnt. And how they learnt. Contact us at email@example.com to inquire about kid-friendly safari experiences.
Why families love the Kruger, Swaziland & Mozambique Adventure
If you can't decide between bush safari, scenic culture or a beach holiday, our African travel guru Bronwyn did all three, Kruger, Swaziland and Mozambique - and tells us all about it in her latest blog. Read on our blog.
Still Have Fun During Cape Town’s Water Crisis
How to Save Water and Still have Fun during the Cape Town Water Crisis. We’ve gathered some activities that won’t waste water, so that both locals and foreign visitors can still enjoy the beauty of Cape Town and all that it offers.
Google Street View goes Wild
Google in partnership with SANParks, has been busy over the last year making all 19 of South Africa's National Parks accessible on Google Street View. Using their fancy pants 22kg-backpack-mounted-15-camera-beast-of-a-contraption worn by volunteers, they trekked through over 900km of our wildest spaces. Now, at home on your computer or in an internet cafe ANYWHERE in the world, you can visit some of South Africa's wildest safari destinations. #StreetView #GoogleMaps #SANParks
Kenya Safari & Beach Holiday to Mara & Mombasa
Diani Beach, Kenya, 10 kilometers of unspoilt beach, only 30 km;s from Mombasa. #TravelTuesday. This is where we want to be.
The world's best hidden beaches: Cape Town
Cape Town has it all, excellent wine farms, Table Mountain, Robben Island, wildlife, outdoor lifestyle, culture in bucket loads and some of the continents' most beautiful beaches. It is also has a huge influx of lovely tourists. But that doesn't mean you have to avoid the beaches, you just need to find the hidden ones. Here are 10 of the best. Just don't tell anyone :)
Hiking in the Drakensberg Mountains
As an African Budget Safari consultant I am occasionally invited to join a safari. These experiences are invaluable in helping me guide our clients. This is the story of my recent walking safari in the Drakensberg mountains in Kwa Zulu Natal.
Combine your love for land and water with this game-viewing and sailing tour to Zambia and Lake Malawi. You'll visit South Luangwa National Park, Zambia's top wilderness area, known for it's elephants. Following this is some chill-out time on an island and then set sail on the Mufasa, a 38-foot catamaran, spending your days sunbathing, swimming, and snorkelling. Night game drives and dinner under the starry African skies is one of the many memorable experiences of this tour.
Guided Cape Town Mountain Bike Tour
A great 6 day mountain biking safari around Cape Town and the surrounding Winelands area of Stellenbosh and Franshhoek and the coastal town of Hermanus. Explore Cape Point and more on this Cape Town Mountain Bike Tour.