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Garden Route

The Garden Route, Western Province, South Africa The Garden Route is one of the most scenic areas in South Africa. Driving from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth through the Garden Route is one of the top tourist attractions in the country. On leaving Cape Town on the N2, ascend Sir Lowry’s Pass with panoramic views overlooking the Cape Flats. Stop at quaint roadside stalls around Grabouw, as you enter the Overberg farmlands. Here you will experience the beauty of rolling wheat and canola fields with majestic mountain ranges in the backgroun...

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Woodifields Music on the Map Experience Woodifields Music on the Map Experience

Excitement is in the air ahead of the imminent arrival of spring; not because of blooming buds and colourful landscapes, but becau

Jump City Challenge Jump City Challenge

The rugged coastline of the Dolphin Trail is all about nature’s energy – and your own! This luxury hike offers a unique Tsitsikamm

Santos Beach arrest Santos Beach arrest

Two armed suspects were apprehended after they allegedly illegally gained entry to a business premises in Mossel Bay. Fidelity

The Oystercatcher Trail Hike, Mossel Bay, Garden Route The Oystercatcher Trail Hike, Mossel Bay, Garden Route

The Oystercatcher Trail is rated as one of the top hiking experiences in the world by the BBC in their book “Unforgettable walks"

Pioneering single-track at TransCape Pioneering single-track at TransCape

The TransCape MTB race organisers will pioneer a fresh single-track challenge by introducing the riders to the Greyton Black secti

TransCape on a charity drive TransCape on a charity drive

In partnership with the Africa Foundation, the TransCape MTB race will use its reach in the cycling fraternity to contribute towar

Hlaselo, Weitsz set for Eden Street Mile Hlaselo, Weitsz set for Eden Street Mile

Champions Dumisane Hlaselo and Simoney Weitsz will be back to defend their overall titles when the Bestmed Eden Street Mile Series

Hlaselo, Weitsz set for Eden Street Mile Hlaselo, Weitsz set for Eden Street Mile

Champions Dumisane Hlaselo and Simoney Weitsz will be back to defend their overall titles when the Bestmed Eden Street Mile Series

Street mile jitters for LJ van Zyl Street mile jitters for LJ van Zyl

South African 400m hurdler LJ van Zyl has taken on the best in the world in his career, but that has not stopped him from getting

Explore the Southern Cape passes Explore the Southern Cape passes

With careful route planning and a small detour you can access these passes - adding great value to an already great route choice..

The ultimate Overberg motorbike route: Cape Town to Mossel Bay The ultimate Overberg motorbike route: Cape Town to Mossel Bay

Chris Davies and Tyson Jopson did that on this spectacular motorbike route through the Overberg, in search of the best dirt...

Here be Heffalumps - best cycle rides in the Garden Route Here be Heffalumps - best cycle rides in the Garden Route

Planning a trip to Knysna? Here's everything you need to know about cycling in Knysna and the Garden Route ...

Guide to Mossel Bay, Garden Route, South Africa Guide to Mossel Bay, Garden Route, South Africa

A temperate climate, deep historical roots and a well developed tourist infrastructure make Mossel Bay far more than just...

Hiking the Otter Trail - in pictures Hiking the Otter Trail - in pictures

If you have even a passing interest in hiking, make sure you do the Otter Trail at some point in your life ...

Hidden gem of Heidelberg - charming town off the N2 Hidden gem of Heidelberg - charming town off the N2

Most motorists on the N2 zoom past the unpretentious town of Heidelberg in the Southern Cape. Some who stop are so charmed they...

South African School Terms and Public Holidays, 2017/8 South African School Terms and Public Holidays, 2017/8

Public Holidays in South Africa, and school terms for Public & Private Schools in the South Africa - know when the traffic hits!

Talking the Walk - Hike the Guided Garden Route Trail Talking the Walk - Hike the Guided Garden Route Trail

It's not just the magnificent areas the Garden Route Trail passes through that you'll love, but also its outstanding guide...

A welcome donation of uniforms A welcome donation of uniforms

The Groot Brak Netball Club has welcomed the recent donation of uniforms – that included skorts and shirts - from a local privat

A rendezvous with nature - Grootvadersbosch Trail Challenge A rendezvous with nature - Grootvadersbosch Trail Challenge

Boosmansbos World Heritage Site. This small sign welcomes visitors to one of South Africa’s very special trails at Grootvaders...

Riversdale is Rising Riversdale is Rising

Beneath its famous landmark, the Sleeping Beauty mountain, Riversdale in the Southern Cape stirs with new energy ...