Wildlife’s Covid-19 bonanza

Luke Alfred explores an unforeseen element to Covid-19 – the return of animals and perhaps, even, a healthier planet

TRAVEL: Steenberg Farm rebooted

Part of Steenberg’s charm is that it has slowly, steadily, built a reputation as a must-visit culinary destination in the Constantia valley

Shamwari Game Reserve is back in the game

New owners and a $25m investment into Shamwari Game Reserve have put this iconic Eastern Cape reserve back on top of the five-star safari bucket list

The Marly hotel: sand, sea, food and glamour

Sarah Buitendach reviews the revamped Marly

Why Mauritius was named golf destination of the year

The island nation was named Golf Destination of the Year for Africa, the Indian Ocean and the Gulf States in 2018. So where should you play? Debbie Hathway did ...

New boutique hotels make a splash

A new wave of boutique hotel brands offer travellers an individual stay with home-grown touches. The FM gave them a whirl

It’s whale-spotting season in the Cape

The Cape’s whale-spotting season is in full swing. And as Luke Alfred discovered, it’s an activity to have in your sights

Looking into SA’s historical battlefields

Local powers seem indifferent to the potential of SA’s historical battlefields

Go back in time at Coral Lodge

Winter getting you down? Just across SA’s border lies a dose of tropical sun, a luxury lodge on the beach, and a bridge that’ll transport you back in time

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Welcome to the world of battery-powered safaris

Your next big five excursion could be battery-powered. Richard Holmes has unearthed the ‘shocking’ details

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St Helena: Notes from a tiny island

This week marks the anniversary of the death of Napoleon Bonaparte on St Helena. Richard Holmes visited the remote Atlantic outcrop and penned these thoughts

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These are the 25 best adventure destinations in southern Africa

SPONSORED | From shark-cage diving to mountain biking, visit these adrenalin-pumping spots around the country

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Escape to the winelands

There’s something quite spectacular about stepping out onto the lawn at Le Jardin at sunset

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Healthy holidays for the burnt out

Frazzled, tired, anxious? Who wouldn’t tick at least one of those boxes? It’s no wonder wellness travel is all the rage

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Meet South Africa, the business destination

SPONSORED | Best known for its leisure and travel tourism, SA is gaining popularity as an international business destination

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Namibia: Love thy wild and charming neighbour

Namibia is wide open for tourists. Should it concentrate on international high-rollers or on regional guests, including South Africans?

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