Blogs

23
Apr

7 Ways To Protect the Environment While Travelling

Responsible tourism in Southern Africa Part 3: Protecting the Environment Southern Africa consists of unique and beautiful scenery, with landscapes ranging from deserts to fynbos to savannas and rain forests. Responsible Tourism aims to minimize tourism’s negative impacts on the environment and maximize the positive contributions tourism can make to wildlife, the environment and local communities. Southern Africa is currently

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23
Apr

Step into a world where luxury meets elegance @ La Residence

Immerse yourself & step into a world where luxury meets elegance @LaResidence, another winner of #TheRoyalPortfolio! Located in the stunning Franschhoek Valley, the hotel is merely a five minutes drive from the charming village of Franschhoek. With incredible views of the countryside & the mountains, you will be transported into an enchanted world of beauty & serenity where the word

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6
Jul

A FUN CULINARY WEEKEND BREAKAWAY @ TINTSWALO BOULDERS

Tintswalo at Boulders is back again with its amazing & popular culinary weekend Masterclass on 22 & 23rd July 2022.  Come to learn & cook alongside the talented young Chef Callan Austin. Are you one of those who love cooking but would like to learn more about art of creating delectable dishes with sustainable ingredients foraged from nature?  Then, this

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4
Jul

HERITAGE FOOD AND VIBRANT MARKETS IN SOUTH AFRICA

If you want to enjoy heritage food and vibrant market handcrafts, there is no better place to go than any one of the hundreds of markets that are peppered across South Africa. Whether it’s holistic therapies, hand-made crafts or gourmet treats you’re looking for, there’s a market that provides it. Here are just a few of our favourites to enjoy

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4
Jul

COME FLY WITH US | THE JOY OF PARAGLIDING

Wilderness is a beautiful seaside village on the famous Garden Route between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth. This is one of our favourite places in all of South Africa! Known for its long white sand beaches and lagoons, it is the perfect setting for outdoor sports and activities. If you have not tried paragliding before then now is the perfect

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26
Mar

HOW YOU CAN POSITIVELY IMPACT PEOPLE AND COMMUNITIES AS A TOURIST

Responsible tourism in Southern Africa Part 2: People and Communities Cultural diversity makes Southern Africa an incredibly appealing destination. It is a colourful place with various cultures, each with  its own traditions, art and music. To help preserve and enhance Southern Africa’s ecological and cultural gems, it’s important to travel responsibly. Responsible tourism is about travelling with a purpose. It

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3
Mar

How to Avoid Harming Wild Animals When Visiting Africa

Responsible tourism in Southern Africa Part 1: Wild Animals Southern Africa is one of the world’s natural gems with beautiful landscapes and unique wildlife. Not only do you find the big 5; lion, elephant, rhino, leopard and buffalo -it is also the home of giraffes, hippos, zebras, wildebeests, whales, penguins,  sharks, monkeys, and so many other wonderful animals. While there

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