1. Unplug and relax at Tranquillity Spa Lodge
Ever looked at animals frolicking in a waterhole with a touch of envy? At Tranquillity you can perform the human version: Hop in the pool, park off with your sundowner and watch the wild animals gather at the waterhole across from the swimming pool. There are six luxury chalets, three smaller mini chalets and six campsites, also suitable for caravans. Only the campsite is for self-caterers, other guests eat at the restaurant. Their spa facilities are excellent. tranquillityspalodge.co.za
2. Campers’ paradise at Willem’s Rus
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TAKE A HIKE
Follow in the footsteps of the Tesselaarsdal barber.
WITH MY OWN EYES
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Mission Vietnam From South To North
Vietnam is a hotchpotch of old and new, with everything from cultural and historical attractions to dynamic, modern cities. Join Jacqueli and Joubert Tulleken as they traverse the country from south to north.
One morning in Mozambique
This Bus Is The Business
The minibus is as much part of our South African DNA as the double-cab bakkie, but it’s not always top of mind when people think of buying a new family car. The Ford Tourneo Custommight just change a few minds…
The Journey To Sesmylspruit
Life might be a journey, but that journey has to end somewhere. In this moving tribute to his beloved wife Rina, Willie Kuperus describes their retirement years in Ramsgate on the KZN South Coast, and the road to his final home in Pretoria.
Kloof To Cliff!
It’s easy to forget that the Drakensberg isn’t just a KZN thing. Hike up high and down low on the High Five Trail in Mpumalanga.
An Ode To Our Favourite Seaside Towns
An ode to our favourite seaside towns
When Life Gives You Thorns
Getting lost on a tough hike is sometimes the best way to find direction, writes Milton Schorr.
View From Here - Reason Nyengera
From landlocked Zimbabwe to the open ocean…We chat to BirdLife SA’s Albatross Task Force project manager about what it’s like to fight for the survival of these magnificent birds.
Evie Zimmer uses her background in representational art to paint detailed abstractions that combine color and shapes
PROTECT YOUR NUTS!!! Get Your Balls in Gear
There is one defensive measure that men universally master – protecting one’s nuts.
Remembrance & a Sacred Earth
LLEWELLYN VAUGHAN-LEE mourns our forgetting of our connection with the Earth, inviting us once more to remember, reconnect and rekindle the sacredness of that relationship in our lives.
Cleaning Without Chemicals
Do you have specimens like desert roses, quartz crystal clusters, or geode halves that sat for eons in the open before being collected?
THE WELLNESS WARRIOR
FORMER TRACK ATHLETE AND LONGTIME YOGI KOYA WEBB SHARES THE TWISTS, TURNS, INJURIES AND BREAKTHROUGHS THAT HAVE SHAPED HER CAREER AND HER LIFE.
THE BENEFITS OF DOING NOTHING
Every day in the modern world poses an increasing number of problems and opportunities in our lives. There are so many existing and new oppor-threats, that we simply don’t have enough time to address them all. We are all busy, and if we slow down for even a second, we feel guilty because “there is so much to do.” But if you stop for an interval of time and do nothing, you might find it has its benefits.
THE FACE OF DIPLODOCUS: Nostril Placement in Sauropod Dinosaurs
In writing and illustrating our 2016 Johns Hopkins University Press book, The Sauropod Dinosaurs: Life in the Age of Giants, my coauthor Matthew J. Wedel and I sought to explain the most current ideas about the paleobiology and ecology of this enigmatic dinosaur group.
A Crash Course on Anti-Racism
A New York Pilates teacher and activist’s webinar on bigotry and bias garners an overwhelming response.
3 Moves to Try
Pros like Jill Miller swear by self- myofascial release that homes in on specific—and often overlooked— areas. Here, a few of her go-to moves.
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