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Our Epic Road Trip Around South Africa
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Our Epic Road Trip Around South Africa

I thought I knew my country until I decided to pack a month’s worth of clothes and shoes into a car and hit the road with my husband. What I experienced and saw made me realise that I had known so little about my own land and its people. I loved South Afric...
Helpful tips when Road Tripping around South Africa
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Helpful tips when Road Tripping around South Africa

In October we set off on a month long road trip around the country. Our route took us from the bushveld, through the Drakensberg along the Wild Coast and back down to the Western Cape. Here are some tips you may find helpful before heading out on the long road...
10 Essential Tips for a Memorable Road Trip
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10 Essential Tips for a Memorable Road Trip

An adventure on the road - suitcase in the boot, maps ready to go, the urge to follow your fancy, and the odd town selected as an overnight stay. Not everyone can do the Thelma-and-Louise spur of the moment kind of road trip successfully, so here are a few ...
3 Great Meanders – Drift At Your Own Pace, In Your Own Car
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3 Great Meanders – Drift At Your Own Pace, In Your Own Car

South Africa is one of the most diverse and beautiful countries in the world, its myriad landscapes easily explored by car on roads that are, by and large, excellent. There are plenty of unguided tour routes visitors can follow, particularly if you enjoy findi...
Road tripping Western Cape – 3 great self drives in the Western Cape
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Road tripping Western Cape – 3 great self drives in the Western Cape

By comparison with other countries, South Africa has an excellent infrastructure. Most of our major routes are pothole-less and easy to follow, and self-drive holidays are a great way to see the country, and save money. Load the car with camping gear, add a ma...
Road Trip from Cape Town? 4 Inspiring Road Trip Routes From Cape Town
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Road Trip from Cape Town? 4 Inspiring Road Trip Routes From Cape Town

There is something addictive about road trips. Someone I know once said “There's nothing like a hundred kilometres between me and the constant chatter in my head” and I think that just about sums it up: road trips put space between you and the mundanity of lif...