What to wear on safari in South Africa – a complete packing guide.

African safari

  If you are heading off to South Africa and have a few safaris included in your itinerary you may be wondering what to pack to take with you. I spent many years living in South Africa and Botswana and took numerous game drives/safaris so I have a good idea of what to wear on […]

10 South African foods you have to try!

  South Africa is one of the most beautiful countries in the world with so many things to offer the visitor – wildlife, beautiful scenery, beaches, mountains, world-class wines and yes wonderful food. It doesn’t matter where I am in the world I always look for a South African shop so I can purchase some […]

10 best South African books to read before you visit

(This post about best South African books was updated in March 2019) I have spent a number of years both living and working in South Africa (and Botswana) and love reading books about South Africa especially when I am a little homesick. I love reading about destinations before I go as it gives me a […]