On a recent visit to my sister in Johannesburg we took a drive out to Pretoria for the day. On our list to visit was coffee shops (of course), charity shops and a historical place of interest. We had visited the Voortrekker Monument a few years ago so we needed to look for somewhere else
If you follow me on social media or read the posts on my website then you should have come to the conclusion that I LOVE the Midlands of KwaZulu-Natal. Number one being the coffee (so obvious) and then there is also the arts and crafts, scenery, restaurants and the many fabulous places to stay. It
The Royal Palm Hotel is situated in the heart of Umhlanga directly across from the Gateway Theatre of Shopping and very near to Chris Saunders Park. The hotel built in 2007, is approximately 15 – 20 minutes away from King Shaka International airport which makes it an ideal place to stay for the business or
The Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park lies in the heart of Zululand and is rich in history. The park covers 96 000 ha and comprises the Hluhluwe and iMfolozi Game Reserves. Established in 1989, the Corridor Game Reserve links the two older parks. Hilltop is the oldest tourist resort in KwaZulu-Natal and provides a wide range of accommodation.
The direct translation of DumaZulu is “Thundering Zulu” and it is a very apt name for a place that celebrates African culture. International and local tourists can immerse themselves in an authentic African experience by touring the traditional Zulu village or by staying in the rondavel (a traditional circular African dwelling) huts designed to resemble
Looking to disconnect from the fast pace of life? Want to have a relaxing break in the bush and visit a game reserve? Need a brief holiday that doesn’t break the bank? Then Gooderson’s Bushlands Game Lodge is for you. Bushlands is centrally located with the Hluhluwe / Umfolozi Game Reserve approximately 30 minutes
I am still very relaxed from my week spent in the Midlands (long may it last) and I was very blessed to be able to return to Midlands Saddle & Trout again this year. Last year I had a wonderful time with my Mother and Sister exploring new places along the Midlands Meander. You can
It is always such a treat to be able to get away from the fast pace of life and even more so when you can get away during the week. My husband and I were blessed to have such a moment when we went for a midweek break in the beautiful Midlands at Indigo Fields.
I have just returned home after a whirlwind trip to Johannesburg to visit my sister. Every time I go up and stay with her she takes me to see new places and experience new things. I did specifically fly up to attend Hobby-x with her as we both love doing crafts. Here is my Johannesburg trip