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Lauren Melnick
5 Adventurous Outdoor Activities in and Around Johannesburg

5 Adventurous Outdoor Activities in and Around Johannesburg

In Johannesburg, and itching to get outside and go on an adventure? Whether you're in the mood for a quick day trip, an exhilarating adventure or some family-friendly fun - the City of Gold and surrounds has plenty to offer! Here are some of the best outdoor activities to do in and around Johannesburg!   Hennops River Hiking Trail  Only a 45-minute drive from Johannesburg, Hennops is home to one of the best hiking trails in Gauteng. Before you start any of the three hikes, you'll cross a suspension bridge over the Hennops River, or you can use the cable car....

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Lauren Melnick
Get Lost at Garden Route Safari Camp, an intimate wilderness retreat in the Heart of Mossel Bay

Get Lost at Garden Route Safari Camp, an intimate wilderness retreat in the Heart of Mossel Bay

Searching for a weekend retreat into the bush? Look no further than Garden Route Safari Camp! Only a short flight from Cape Town, you can leave work on Friday and make it in time for a sundowner game drive. Here's our experience and what you can expect when you book a night (or three) at the Garden Route Safari Camp. The Luxury Tents The luxury tents at Garden Route Safari Camp are breathtaking. Perched at the top of the hill, and we woke up to an incredible vista of the rolling hills. Inside, you'll find a luxurious king-size bed, an...

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Lauren Melnick
Escape Life For a Little While At Eco Karoo Lodge, a Rustic, Pet-Friendly Destination

Escape Life For a Little While At Eco Karoo Lodge, a Rustic, Pet-Friendly Destination

Eco Karoo Lodge is a pet-friendly off-the-grid escape into the Karoo. Only a 40-minute detour from the N1, it's the perfect pit-stop between JHB and CPT.

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Lauren Melnick
5 Gorgeous Pet-Friendly Airbnb's in South Africa

5 Gorgeous Pet-Friendly Airbnb's in South Africa

Want to take your dog on an unforgettable getaway, but struggling to find places that allow pets? Here you some of the most majestic pet-friendly AirBnbs across South Africa!

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