If there were any place to truly embrace the beauty of winter, it would be the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands and the Drakensberg. Though we are fast approaching the end of the year’s coldest season, snow fall is still a possibility in the Underberg area as a last hurrah to the freeze of winter. So, if you…… Continue reading Blissful Berg Beauty
A huge thanks and congratulations goes out to the Qwantani team, specifically Shawn, Jann, Dianne, Isaac and his co-workers for saving the day when a turn of misfortune struck at Qwantani recently. Apart from the happy and restful breaks Rick King and his family have enjoyed at Qwantani, the resort has now taken on an…… Continue reading Qwantani team to the rescue!
What is your definition of the perfect break? It’s the end of the year wind down and cabin fever is creeping up on us all. It’s time for a well-deserved holiday and a chance to kick back and recharge those weary brain cells, but your main dilemma is this: where to go. In our opinion,…… Continue reading Africa at its Best
The next time you visit the Free State kick off your shoes and feel the grass under your feet while you take in the stunning surroundings of the Golden Gate Highlands National Park. This national park is found near the Lesotho border at the foothills of the Maluti Mountains, and is renowned for its golden,…… Continue reading Get Lost at Golden Gate National Park
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
Day Six of this epic adventure saw the brave hikers ascend only higher and deeper into the Drakensberg range, facing plummeting temperatures, muscle ache, fatigue and a lack of water. Nevertheless the intrepid five braved the elements and continued on that morning through Xeni Pass and over the ridge past the landmark known as the…… Continue reading The Rhino Army Grand Traverse (Part Two)
Six intrepid hikers from the Qwantani Berg and Bush Resort recently embarked on a journey of epic proportions across the Drakensberg range to raise funds for the Rhino Army / Wildlands Conservation Trust. The first ever attempt at traversing this route, beginning at Qwantani and up over to the Babangibona Saddle through to Bushman’s Nek…… Continue reading The Rhino Army Grand Traverse (Part one)
There are just two months left until six of Qwantani’s staff members will be embarking on their journey through the Drakensberg Grand Traverse. This is a backpacking hike, typically from Witsieshoek through to Bushman’s Nek. However, the team will be attempting for the very first time to hike from Qwantani Berg and Bush Resort to…… Continue reading The Qwantani Team Is Off On An Adventure!
Tired of the city life and the frustration of being stuck in a traffic jam every morning? Then we definitely know what you need. Does a Qwantani vacation sound good? Yup, we all need a getaway once in a while especially from 7am traffic jams and noisy freeways. Imagine waking up in the morning and…… Continue reading Qwantani Vacation? Why, Yes!