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The Ultimate South Africa Travel Guide for the Eco-Conscious

According to the data from the World Tourism Organization leading up to the pandemic of 2020, tourism is the world’s largest and fasted growing industry grossing multi-billion revenue each year and as much as 900 million international arrivals. That is a lot of people stomping the grounds of our already fragile planet.  As a result of this, responsible tourism is gaining popularity with a huge increase in the development of new properties and operations that enable eco-conscious travelling. Even...Read More

Cape Town to Windhoek: A Road Trip to Remember

Driving from Cape Town to Windhoek will take you over a distance of about 1500km, depending on where you’re coming from. If your starting point is Gauteng, you’re more likely to fly but for anyone based in the Western Cape, it would be much more enjoyable to rent a comfortable transfer car and take a long but scenic 15-hour drive marveling the contrasting landscapes. To make it memorable and fun, plan this as a proper road trip, take your time to do some trek, explore the sights and...Read More

How to Truly Enjoy Port Elizabeth on a Shoestring Budget

One of the friendliest but also underrated cities in South Africa is Port Elizabeth. This beautiful city on the sea with almost no traffic but with loads of fresh sea air, wonderful undercover restaurants and easy access to amazing African wildlife has a lot to offer to enthusiastic travellers coming there on a shoestring budget.  A great opportunity for such tourists is the option of a free transfer car, a service relatively new in South Africa, that allows rental car companies to transfer their...Read More

7 Stunning Wallet-Friendly Weekend Escapades from Johannesburg

Living in Johannesburg means leading a vivid lifestyle. This consists of both positive and negative elements. On the positive side, you’re living in one of the most propulsive African cities. There are more jobs, cultural events, and fun things to do than in other parts of South Africa. On the negative side, Johannesburg is becoming one of the busiest and noisiest cities in the world, so it’s beneficial for your mind and body to spend weekends outside the urban jungle. No matter if you’re a tourist who...Read More

Things That Make Durban a Must-Visit City

As the third-largest city and the busiest port in South Africa, Durban is joining Cape Town and Johannesburg as a popular travel destination in this part of Africa. What makes Durban an authentic place to visit, is the Asian atmosphere it has since this metropolitan city is home to the largest concentration of people of Indian origin outside of India. Apart from this, many things make Durban a desirable destination. With this in mind, why don’t you get a free campervan and set off to...Read More

South Africa: Memorable Road Trip Adventures

From the dusty outback of the Northern Cape and quaint small towns of the Western Cape, to bustling cities and the other-worldly boondocks of Mpumalanga, roads are the lifeblood of South Africa. They offer plenty of opportunities to explore the unknown and experience the very soul of this great country. Pack your luggage, gather your friends, rent a free car, compile an awesome playlist and let’s explore some fabulous road trips in South Africa. Cape Route 62 If delicious food, good wine, unusual...Read More
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