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Stitching The Dragon’s Tail – South Africas Great 8 Passes Challenge
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Stitching The Dragon’s Tail – South Africas Great 8 Passes Challenge

Imagine driving the highest navigable mountain pass in the country, enjoying wild and unspoilt countryside with views to match, skiing the slopes of Ben Macdhui and then passing down the other side of the mountain into one of the country's prettiest and most h...
10 Places You Could Be Spending Christmas in South Africa, and Why
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10 Places You Could Be Spending Christmas in South Africa, and Why

South Africans celebrate Christmas in much the same way as the rest of world. We spread good cheer, enjoy Christmas traditions – like leaving cookies and carrots out for Santa Claus – decorate our homes with mistletoe, Christmas lights and little figurines ...
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...
Take a walk on “The Wild Side of the Drakensberg” – Wartrail Skywalk
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Take a walk on “The Wild Side of the Drakensberg” – Wartrail Skywalk

Since 1996 top athletes from South Africa and beyond have ventured to the little-known Eastern Cape Highlands to participate in what is probably one of the toughest adventure races in the country – The Salomon Skyrun. Starting in the picturesque town of Lad...
From Corporate Strife to an African Life
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From Corporate Strife to an African Life

“Life should not be measured by the number of breaths you take, but by the number of times you are left breathless” - Anon. When I came across this quotation nearly four years ago, it helped me to realise that I needed to make some changes to my hectic and st...