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12 Secrets of the Golden Gate Highlands National Park That Will Have You Visiting, Tomorrow
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12 Secrets of the Golden Gate Highlands National Park That Will Have You Visiting, Tomorrow

The Free State's Golden Gate Highlands National Park is tucked away just east of South Africa's centre, between the popular town of Clarens, Phuthaditjhaba, and the mountainous boundary of Lesotho. Famous for its sandstone formations that change as the sun ...
30 Legendary Photos Across South Africa to Knock the Socks Off All Your Other Photos
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30 Legendary Photos Across South Africa to Knock the Socks Off All Your Other Photos

Incredible moments are all over Instagram. So much so, that we’ve almost become immune to a great photo. Almost. But, these viewpoints around South Africa will easily give you 30 legendary photos to knock the socks off all your other travel photos. 30 L...
Top Ten Natural Attractions in the Free State
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Top Ten Natural Attractions in the Free State

The term 'free state' dates back to South Africa's early history when, for almost 150 years, the white settlers, who lived between the Vaal and Orange rivers in an area they called the Orange Free State, were independent of British rule. Today the fundament...
Snow porn: South Africa’s top 7 places for snow this winter
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Snow porn: South Africa’s top 7 places for snow this winter

It is true that South Africa is not a snow destination. If it's snow you're after then you usually head to Alaska, Canada, Switzerland, the Northern Rockies, the mountains of France, Austria and Italy, America's Colorado, Japan, and even New Zealand. Not South...
Weekend Road Trips perfect for Locals
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Weekend Road Trips perfect for Locals

South Africa is one of the best country's in the world for road trips – with nigh on 750 000 kilometres of road (the longest road network on the continent, and one of the ten longest road networks globally). The country is probably best known for its Garden...
Top 10 Views in South Africa
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Top 10 Views in South Africa

South Africa has heart-stopping vistas aplenty. We struggled more with narrowing it down to a list of 10 than trying to find the views in South Africa ... BRANDWAG BUTTRESS, GOLDEN GATE Close to the border with Lesotho, in the Free State, lies the Golden...
Golden Gate National Park photographs
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Golden Gate National Park photographs

Photographs taken at the Golden Gate National Park in the Free State. The 11 600 hectares of unique environment is true highland habitat, providing home to a variety of mammals including black wildebeest, eland, blesbok, oribi, springbok and Burchell's zebra -...