Durban Gets Crafty

If you are Durban local or a recent visitor, you may have noticed a good few micro-breweries producing some of the province’s finest craft beer popping up here and there – a trend growing in popularity throughout this sunshine city. Over the weekend of the 1 – 2 August, the SA on Tap Craft Beer festival…… Continue reading Durban Gets Crafty

South Coast Treasures

Stephward Estate   Going on holiday is all about new experiences and the excitement of discovering hidden gems along the way… Situated just 1.5kms inland from the beach at Uvongo, Stephward Estate is a lush oasis of tropical gardens, fine dining and superb hospitality. (Photo credit: http://www.sleepingout.co.za) The estate comprises four acres of beautifully manicured…… Continue reading South Coast Treasures

Take a Walk on the Wild Side

When it comes to big game spotting, the winter months within most South African game parks yield some of the best sightings – due to the cooler day temperatures. The Eastern Cape is home to some of the most outstanding game parks in the country, each characterised by its own, unique safari experience. Within the…… Continue reading Take a Walk on the Wild Side

Picture Perfect Clarens

The Freestate is home to many a local treasure, some tucked away and completely unassuming, yet offering up abundant amounts of charm and traditional Old-Dutch hospitality. Just over an hour’s drive outside of Harrismith lies Clarens – a quaint town full of flair, charisma and warm hospitality. Welcoming an assortment of visitors and their diverse…… Continue reading Picture Perfect Clarens

St. Lucia – a North Coast Gem

What St. Lucia lacks in size is made up for in natural beauty, charm and warmth. This area of Northern KwaZulu-Natal is somewhat well-known as a tourist destination, and, if you haven’t visited this part of South Africa, you may envisage throngs of tourist groups, over-crowded restaurants and long queues. But the vibe here is…… Continue reading St. Lucia – a North Coast Gem

Doornkop Fish and Wildlife Reserve, A Truly Serene Getaway

Mpumalanga, translated as ‘where the sun rises’ in Swazi, is a place of astounding beauty and environmental importance, and wonders of the natural world are located in nearly every corner of this province. It is here, amongst the rolling green hills of the Mpumalanga landscape, just three hour’s drive from Johannesburg, that you will find…… Continue reading Doornkop Fish and Wildlife Reserve, A Truly Serene Getaway

Are you in need of a relaxing countryside getaway?

The Midlands Saddle and Trout is a divine getaway for families and couples looking to escape the busy city life for a country retreat offering plenty of fresh, crisp air and gorgeous surrounding scenery.  For wonderful views of rolling meadows, the peaceful lake and bubbling streams, escape to the KwaZulu-Natal midlands for a slice of…… Continue reading Are you in need of a relaxing countryside getaway?