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

Welcome to the world of battery-powered safaris

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

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

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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Mount Nelson celebrates rosy centenary in style

To celebrate a rosy centenary, the hotel has introduced a series of ‘Touch of Pink’ events

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Experience world-class game reserves and golden beaches in northern KwaZulu-Natal

SPONSORED | What to do and where to stay when visiting northern KZN

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TRAVEL: Ice and mud in no-man’s-land

Stephen Timm finds himself in South America, between two countries

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A new Joburg health retreat for burnt out execs

Executives and A-type personalities are recognising that mental wellbeing has upside for the bottom line

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Winelands favourite gets a midlife makeover

La Petite Ferme’s Vineyard Suites have just undergone a huge revamp, and they’re now looking elegant and thoroughly modern

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