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Posts from the ‘South Africa’ Category

The Ultimate Travel Panorama Post (or Where’s Agri?)

In honour of all the fascinating panoramas my trusty Sony has allowed me to shoot all over the world, I've created a little travel quiz, called Where's Agri? What's your best guess?

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The Breakdown: South Africa

A breakdown of our travels in South Africa, including budget, transportation and attraction tips.

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The 5 Places I Can’t Stop Dreaming About

Are you a repeat roamer or a once-is-enough type of globetrotter? What are the places you can't stop dreaming about? Here are my top 5.

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Table Mountain: 2, Us: 0

She looms gorgeously over our Bo-Kaap guesthouse, daring us to conquer her precarious trails and rocky peaks.

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Chapman’s Peak Drive and a South African Sunset

Fifteen kilometres south of Cape Town, there's a dazzling road, hacked perilously out of the side of a mountain.

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Penguin Paradise at Boulders Beach

Once upon a time, in a land far, far away, a pair of jackass penguin lovers (real name, seriously) waddled their way onto False Bay's Boulders Beach.

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A Wild Whale Chase in Hermanus, South Africa

The humble coastal town of Hermanus on South Africa's Western Cape is famous for one thing, and one thing only. It's the world's best place for land-based whale watching.

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7 Memorable Dining Experiences from Around the World

For travelers, food is one of the most interesting aspects of visiting a new country. From souvlaki in Greece, to kebabs in Jordan to pasta in Italy to curry in India, food defines a country as much as the landscape and the people. Good or bad cuisine can make you want to stay forever, just to continue eating, or it can make you want to check out of the country earlier than planned.

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Narrowing it Down: South Africa

Strangely, though we'd never planned on going to Africa in the first place, it's turned out to be the first place that I researched, and the first place where we've actually narrowed down our travel strategy.

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