THE CRACK AND MUDSLIDE, PLOWMAN’S KOP, Drakensberg

Plowmans Kop, Drakensberg Start: Mahai camp site, Drakensberg, KwaZulu Natal Finish: Mahai camp site Duration: 8 km, roughly 5 hours Fitness: moderate to difficult Our tip: the mudslide is not for children or those with a fear of heights Combining Read more…


Cathedral Peak, Drakensberg

Cathedral Peak Information Start: Cathedral Peak Hotel Finish: Cathedral Peak Hotel Duration: 19 km, 12+ hours (one very long day, if you make an early start) Fitness: this is an arduous hike; you need to be very Read more…


Van Heynigens Pass Hike – Injisuthi, Drakensburg

Van Heynigens Pass is located in Injisuthi – Injisuthi is in the northern section of the Giant’s Castle area of the Maloti-Drakensberg Park. This hutted camp is cradled between the Read more…


Nyosi Grotto and Blue Pool Hike, Drakensberg

The 5.5 km route to the Blue Pool and Nyosi Grotto is graded as an easy hike. The trail starts at the Cathedral Peak Hotel and heads south along the Read more…


5 South African Road Trips – That you have to go on!

I’ve compiled a comprehensive guide on 5 of the best South African road trips that you can take your family on or just go it alone for some “me time”. Read more…


10 Travel Tips that’ll make you Travel Savvy

The majority of the population are not born with the savvy instincts needed to make it as a traveler. These savvy instincts only come from “on the road” experience. To Read more…