Featured Blogs

16/10/17 |
Backpacking SA's Wild Coast: Coffee Bay

Whilst many people come to South Africa to tick Cape Town, safaris and other pressing tourist attractions off their list, most leave too soon to discover the magic beyond the borders of our cities. The true escape lies in the quiet hills of the Transkei where cows are the only form of traffic and families live off the land.

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16/10/17 |
A Guide to Kimberley, South Africa's Historic Diamond City

I’m learning more about the various Southern African routes that Airlink services and flew to Kimberley with them to spend time in the Diamond City to uncover some of it’s significant attractions. The early history of Kimberley offers an intriguing tale into the discovery of diamonds and is certainly a definitive turning point in the history of the country.

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12/10/17 |
Chitwa Chitwa Private Game Lodge, Sabi Sand, South Africa

My heart is pounding so hard I can hear it in my ears. Suddenly my daughter shoots a dirty look my way and says through gritted teeth ‘he can sense your fear’. Little does she know it is excitement instead of fear. My favorite predator is making eye contact with me – a majestic leopard is grooming the remnants of his warthog kill off himself while we look on.

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12/10/17 |
Magical Mozambique

When an invitation appeared in my Inbox to visit Mozambique, I was hesitant at first. Not being much of a beach person but more of a bush gal, I pored over the itinerary and would definitely need some convincing. But when I saw that Nicky Arthur was the host, I knew that this would be too good of an opportunity to pass up.

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05/10/17 |
andBeyond Ngala Safari Lodge, Kruger National Park, South Africa

Situated in the andBeyond Ngala Private Game Reserve in the Kruger National Park, lies andBeyond Ngala Safari Lodge, surrounded by the magical bushveld and ancient tamboti trees. This Big Five game reserve shares unfenced borders with Kruger National Park, making your animal viewing fantasies a reality. - Upscale Living Magazine

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03/10/17 |
Fifteen Reasons to Visit Limpopo Next

“What is there to do in Limpopo though?” you might well be asking. Well, so was I. I mean, it’s certainly not a province that was ever at the top of my bucket list. I never really thought much about Limpopo, to be honest, but when I did, I mostly imagined dry landscapes and not much else. Well, boy was I wrong!

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27/09/17 |
Wonderwerk Cave

Situated alongside the R31 between Kuruman and Daniëlskuil, this cave has a history covering nearly a million years. This is not a small hole in a hill requiring squirming through narrow openings.

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27/09/17 |
Silver Forest Lodge And Spa in Luxury Helderberg with Airlink

One of the things that I love most about my job is that I get to meet inspiring people that are following their dreams in beautiful parts of the world, and hear their story. That and discovering a whole new part of a city I thought I knew. Which is exactly what happened when I headed for a weekend of relaxation and pampering at Silver Forest Lodge & Spa with Airlink, who conveniently fly to Cape Town from Pretoria’s Wonderboom National Airport daily.

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27/09/17 |
15 Things to Do in Northern Kruger National Park

Kruger is the flagship of the South African national parks, one of Africa’s best places to see a diversity of wildlife, including the much sought-after Big Five. It also boasts more than 200 cultural heritage sites, and there’s a treasure house of things to do.

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