Stop in for a tipple or two

  This June we are dedicating the month to all the special men in our lives! Fathers, sons, husbands, brothers and boyfriends – treat them to a cold one at the country’s top craft breweries when you next holiday with First Group. South Africa’s craft breweries trend has grown in leaps and bounds over the…… Continue reading Stop in for a tipple or two

Make a date with the universe

Let’s take it back to basics, and By basics we mean – turn the TV off, log off Facebook or Twitter and head outdoors and make a date with the universe. Luckily for us, Mother Nature is always available, any time of the day – and it’s our prerogative in today’s modern age of technology…… Continue reading Make a date with the universe

Africa’s wild heart

A wilderness area can be defined as: ‘A region unaffected by any development, with most of them practising the highest level of conservation – legally protected and untouched by man.’   Here are 5 of the best wilderness areas worth discovering on your next visit to any one of these provinces – each within easy access from our…… Continue reading Africa’s wild heart

Take the scenic route…

Keen to take a drive and explore some of South Africa’s most picturesque regions when holidaying with First Resorts? Tick these top local drive routes off your list this 2016… Chapman’s Peak Drive Affectionately known as ‘Chappies’ by locals, Chapman’s Peak is a beautifully dramatic drive, albeit only 9 kilometres, along the Atlantic coastline, linking…… Continue reading Take the scenic route…

Fire up those taste buds!

Despite some of South Africa’s turmoil of late, our country still offers some truly superb facets that we should be immensely proud of, including some of the world’s most breathtaking natural scenery and weather conditions, a deep-seeded heritage that is ultimately centred on freedom and equal rights for all, world-class national sporting teams, and not…… Continue reading Fire up those taste buds!

Dullstroom, did you know?

Dullstroom can be found in the splendid province of Mpumalanga, and is situated halfway between the boom of Johannesburg and the call of the bushveld at Kruger National Park. Dullstroom is a charming town that will surprise you with its many little-known facts, and offers an insight into what it’s really like to live a…… Continue reading Dullstroom, did you know?

Midlands Foodie Finds

Whether you are staying in the Midlands or nearby Underberg area, or just feel like getting out of town for the day for a meander through the green valleys and along the country roads of the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands, make sure to pop into any one of these terrific and highly recommended foodie finds along your…… Continue reading Midlands Foodie Finds