The Azalea mountains of Haenertsburg

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Obie Oberholzer

OBIE OBERHOLZER trades the old bakkie for his bus of dreams and takes the road of vibrancy and extremes to…

Blue whales are returning to the South Atlantic

Whale numbers are rebounding in the Antarctic according to scientists.

3 days ago

Lighthouse: South Africa’s beacons of fire

In this throwback Thursday episode we look at the, still relevant, history of South African lighthouses as first published in…

4 days ago

The enticing buzz of Zwelihle

In Zwelihle, Hermanus, community spirit is on show around every corner, overcoming challenges and making the overcrowded settlement an enthralling…

4 days ago

WATCH: Let sleeping leopards lie

A male leopard was seen stalking a sleeping female in the Mala-mala game reserve with the end results being, "rather…

5 days ago

Catching Tadpoles with Ronnie Kasrils

Ronnie Kasrils speaks about his new book, his youth and the biggest mistake the ANC ever made.

6 days ago

Mediterranean diet linked to better health

A five-country study has recently shown how a Meditteranean diet improves health and reduces frailty in pensioners.

6 days ago

Surfing rules in Muizenberg

While Muizenberg is most famous for its surfers there is a lot more to the town as Sue Adams discovers…

7 days ago

Hiking the Simonsberg mountain

The botanical wealth of Simonsberg mountain is revealed in all its glory on this five-hour roundtrip hike between Stellenbosch and…

1 week ago

Column: Parting Shot

Two giant boulders in OBIE OBERHOLZER’s garden draw many komkykers, and scowls from the village mayor.

2 weeks ago

RECIPE: Zola Nene’s plum and almond tart

A local twist on a European classic

2 weeks ago

Art, wildlife and cycling in the Stainbank reserve

A once in a decade cycle reveals the beauty of the Stainbank Reserve south of Durban.

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The 7 South African farm stalls you have to stop at

If you happen to be passing, these are the farm stalls everyone in South Africa should visit.

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WATCH: What happens when a lion and leopard meet

Two of natures biggest cats face off in this potentially killer encounter.

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Nectarine pancakes are a refreshing Valentine’s treat

Refreshing and healthy nectarine pancakes make the ideal treat for a loved one this Valentine's day weekend.

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Our ten favourite Valentine’s day events for 2020

The very best romantic events this Valentine's day around South Africa.

2 weeks ago

The majesty of birding in Kimberley

Exploring Dronfield Nature Reserve and Kamfers Dam near Kimberly is the next best thing to a birding safari in the…

2 weeks ago

Top 10 birds to spot in and around Kimberley

If you are headed out to the Northern Cape, around the Kimberley region, these are the top 10  birds you…

2 weeks ago