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Limpopo Visitorials

We ♥ Limpopo … We’ve asked those in the know, to complete a short questionnaire highlighting their favourites about destinations in Limpopo. Stop by before you travel and discover where locals go for the best cup of coffee, their favourite restaurants and shops and much more. We’re letting you in on all of their secrets …

Tuesday, 30 July 2013

I ♥ Polokwane Because …

I ♥ Polokwane

I ♥ Polokwane

Hi, I’m Mmabogoshi Bella Msiza from Limpopo Guest Manor in Polokwane.

Polokwane IS BEST KNOWN FOR its warm climate and friendly people.

GET YOUR PICTURE TAKEN AT Voortrekker Memorial & Wagon Tracks, because Voortrekker history is in evidence in the form of wagon tracks and is commemorated by a symbolic memorial to the 1838 Great Trek.


OTHER HAPPY SNAPS AT the Modjadji Rainforest. Continued

Friday, 6 July 2012

I Love Vaalwater Because …

I ♥ Vaalwater

I ♥ Vaalwater

Hi, I’m Louisa Riccio from Nedile Lodge in the Welgevonden Private Game Reserve in Vaalwater, Limpopo.

Vaalwater IS BEST KNOWN FOR the relaxed Bushveld atmosphere.

GET YOUR PICTURE TAKEN AT Nedile Lodge, as you have a breathtaking view over the Waterberg mountains.

THE BEST Big 5 PICTURES CAN BE TAKEN inside the Welgevonden Private Game Reserve, as you have access to all the Big 5 and  a lot of extra’s to tick of your “to see” list. You can also pay a visit to Waterberg Elephant Back safari’s for an experience of a life time

OTHER HAPPY SNAPS AT Caeser’s Bush Palace – it’s a mini zoo for exotic animals that were mistreated by their former owners and given a second change at life. Continued

Wednesday, 6 June 2012

I Love Polokwane Because …

I ♥ Polokwane

I ♥ Polokwane

Hi, I’m Janine Bornman from Cycad Guest House in Polokwane.

Polokwane IS BEST KNOWN FOR being the largest growing city in the Bushveld.

GET YOUR PICTURE TAKEN AT Shabby Chic – you’ll be surrounded by quirky vintage decor and unique little corners and surprises.

THE BEST Bushveld PICTURES CAN BE TAKEN AT the Polokwane Game Reserve.

OTHER HAPPY SNAPS AT the Farmyard Trading Post. Continued

Friday, 20 April 2012

I Love Hoedspruit Because …

I ♥ Hoedspruit

I ♥ Hoedspruit

Hi, I’m Gerrie Molle and Anita de Laat from BushGlam Luxury Holiday Home in Hoedspruit in Limpopo.

Hoedspruit IS BEST KNOWN FOR its perfect location surrounded by Private Game Reserves and only 40 minutes’ drive to world famous Kruger National Park.

GET YOUR PICTURE TAKEN AT sitting in your open safari vehicle when a herd of elephants’ passes by. Or what about a picture with a rhino, buffalo, leopard or lion?!

THE BEST animal PICTURES CAN BE TAKEN AT the Kruger National Park.

WHEN THE WEATHER’S GOOD, I LIKE TO go on a safari drive, driving the Panorama Route or enjoying a boat cruise on the Blyde River. Continued

Wednesday, 8 February 2012

I Love Haenertsburg Because …

I ♥ Haenertsburg

I ♥ Haenertsburg

Hi, I’m Jady Stanford from Standford Lake Lodge in Haenertsburg in the Capricorn region of Limpopo.

Haenertsburg IS BEST KNOWN FOR being the “Land of the Silver Mists” … land of forests, lakes, waterfalls and more.

GET YOUR PICTURE TAKEN AT the John Buchan War Memorial overlooking a beautiful view of Ebenezer Dam.

THE BEST scenic PICTURES CAN BE TAKEN AT Haenertsburg Cemetry, overlooking the village.

OTHER HAPPY SNAPS AT Cheerio Gardens, Debengeni Falls and so many more interesting places. Continued

Wednesday, 18 January 2012

I Love Tzaneen Because …

I ♥ Tzaneen

I ♥ Tzaneen

Hi, I’m Natalie from Tzaneen Country Lodge in Tzaneen.

Tzaneen IS BEST KNOWN as the fruit basket of South Africa and famous for its tropical fruits and extraordinary scenic beauty.

GET YOUR PICTURE TAKEN AT Debegeni Waterfall – meaning the place of the Big Pot. (It’s a stunning waterfall with lush bush and vegetation).

THE BEST adventure PICTURES CAN BE TAKEN AT Magoebaskloof Canopy Tours while sliding through the indigenous forest on a 2½-hour Tarzan and Jane style adventure.

OTHER HAPPY SNAPS AT the dam wall of the Tzaneen Dam – the popular after-dinner walking spot of locals. Continued

Monday, 31 October 2011

I Love Magoebaskloof Because …

I ♥ Magoebaskloof

I ♥ Magoebaskloof

Hi, I’m Shahrzad Hone from Kuhestan Farm Cottages in Magoebaskloof, Limpopo

MAGOEBASKLOOF IS BEST KNOWN FOR its mountains, streams, forests and exotic birds.

GET YOUR PICTURE TAKEN AT Debengeni Falls, a beautiful wide waterfall flowing into the Magoebaskloof Dam. The falls which are found at the foot of the Magoebaskloof Mountains are an ideal place to relax and recharge.  Swimming is possible in the fresh water pool during the summer months. The area boasts a wonderful bird population, including the rare grey Wagtail which is a regular visitor during summer.

THE BEST family PICTURES CAN BE TAKEN AT Kuhestan Farm Cottages in the garden of the main residence.

OTHER HAPPY SNAPS AT Haenertsburg and surrounding venues. Haenertsburg is a village found on Route 71, between Polokwane and Tzaneen.  It’s home to about 350 families and is a well-known and popular place for cycling, biking and hiking.  The area is known for its misty days and high rainfall. Continued

Friday, 27 May 2011

I Love Bela Bela Because…

I ♥ Bela Bela

I ♥ Bela Bela

Hi, I’m Christine Hall from Botsebotse Bush Retreat situated in the Mabula district of Bela Bela.

Bela Bela IS BEST KNOWN FOR its beautiful malaria free bushveld surrounds and sub-tropical climate that averages 286 sunny days per year and for the fantastic game and Big 5 experiences that are on offer. The Bela Bela area is also renowned as a great golfing destination and is home to some of the best golf courses in the country convenienly located for vistors from Johannesburg and Gauteng’s major cities. Previously known as Warmbaths, Bela Bela is Northern Sotho for “Boiling-Boiling” which is synonymous with the town’s world-renowned hot water springs with hot water bubbling out of the earth at approximately 22,000 liters per hour at a temperature of 53°C.

Put on your bush gear and hiking boots, get on a horse, quad bike or a safari vehicle GET YOUR PICTURE TAKEN AT amongst your favourite animals. Continued