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Getting back to the bush at Marataba Safari Lodge
This first precious visit back to the bush has reminded me of a different way to live in the world.
Enjoy a virtual safari experience as you get up close and personal with these big cats.
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Quatermain’s 1920s Safari Camp: A jewel of a place
Does ostentation add to the bush experience?
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Take the road less travelled and visit Moordenaars Karoo
If you revelled in the isolation of lockdown, a trip down (or up) the N1 could be just the thing to get your spiritual motor running.
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Lockdown has me longing for the simple things in life
The bush is the place where I get entertained by the impossibly close skies in the clear night sky, instead of TV and the internet.

International escapes For the catch-flights-not-feelings-gang: 10 travel trends to expect in 2021

Now that you have had enough time to plan, it’s time to take that trip of a lifetime, especially since the freedom to do so can disappear in the blink of an eye.

Africa Mount Grace in Magaliesburg finds new owner in Tsogo Sun

Tsogo Sun Hotels has noted the announcement that they have closed three hotels and are removing them from the Marriott system as a result of the impact of Covid-19.

Being a parent 6 celebs share messages to their dads for Father’s Day

Read what these local musicians and TV presenters and show hosts have to say to their dads.

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How three-day weekends can help promote tourism in SA

Local getaways How three-day weekends can help promote tourism in SA

Families won’t be flying long-haul for a while so money is going to be spent at home … one way or another.

Local getaways Visit Stellenbosch organisation promotes tourism in ‘City of Oaks’

Many hotels are already repurposing themselves as offices-away-from-home for travelling businesspeople.

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How to get the most out of a self-drive game park experience

Local getaways How to get the most out of a self-drive game park experience

I cynically believe the best way to spot lions in the Kruger National Park is to look for brake lights.

Local getaways Marakele: A suicidal drive for life-affirming beauty

Marataba Lodge is sharing its beauty through digital safaris in a time where finding beauty in your daily life is not always easy.

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Bo-Kaap loses its ethos in lockdown

Local getaways Bo-Kaap loses its ethos in lockdown

Islamic history is easily forgotten among the brightly coloured rows of houses and new haunts.

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Life after lockdown: New realities of travel

Local getaways Life after lockdown: New realities of travel

Like it or not, South Africans are going to have to discover their own country, as well as those of their near neighbours.

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Hemel-en-Aarde Valley is a slice of heaven

Local getaways Hemel-en-Aarde Valley is a slice of heaven

It is described as a place where chefs, farmers, fishermen and winemakers work well together.

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Mapungubwe: Uncover ancient history at a lost city

Local getaways Mapungubwe: Uncover ancient history at a lost city

The harsh beauty can be soothing after the crassness and thrust of the city.

Local getaways Iraqi sailor dies in PE hospital after taking ill at sea – NSRI

Emergency personnel were called out to a ship at sea, after one of the crew took ill. The incident was not Covid-19 related.

Local getaways Five most Instagrammable places to visit in Cape Town (after lockdown)

Although your Instagram page might look a bit dry during the lockdown, there is plenty to look forward to thanks to some SA hidden gems.

Covid-19 Use the shopping trolley method for queue distancing, says Social Development

Trolleys used as mobile barriers to enforce social distancing in queues.



 


 

 

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