Between heaving crowds, snaking queues and inflated admission costs, some iconic global hot spots just don’t live up to the hype. For a more authentic experience, skip these five tourist traps and visit our alternatives instead.
Ranger and wildlife photographer, Chad Cocking, discusses the effect the drought is having on wildlife in South Africa. Although his background is in Geography and Environmental Management, much of his insights regarding the topic come from observations and discussions with others in the field of conservation.
Its name alone will peak any foodie’s interest, but just wait until you get there!
No doubt at some point in your life you’ve been offered a chance to invest in something you never thought would take off, or never thought was worth the risk and later regretted it. Property is one of those investment opportunities that very rarely has a pitfall, yet the immense investment required often dissuades people from jumping in.
In addition to the fresh farm air and wonderful views across open fields, this safe haven for rescue animals is filled with love.
“…freewheel across some of our most beautiful landscapes.”
Where does one begin exploring this grand province? So rich in culture and wildlife - from nature at its most sublime to man-made attractions worth their weight in gold - this ancient African Kingdom bursts with historical treasures and abounds with beautiful landscapes.
Born with hemi-melia, Ntando Mahlangu spent a good portion of his young life in a wheelchair. In 2012, the decision was made to amputate both Ntando’s legs. Jumping Kids fitted him with his first set of blades and the rest, as they say, is history, or in this case - history in the making!
Co-founder of Afriscapes, a brilliant photographic tour company, Des Jacobs shares his passion every day; encouraging amateur and professional photographers to explore their talents further. His particular focus captures the essence of nature at its finest, inspiring the traveller in all of us!
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