Blog

Image Title
Blog
Get In Touch
Blog
Get In Touch

What's hip and happening around Cape Town and the Western Cape? Where are the coolest new hangouts, and what's the coolest experiences to add to your to do list? Find the answers to these and more questions on our latest blog posts. 

Don't see what you're looking for? Simply use the handy search bar.

Nature and wildlife

Image Title
15 Dec 2020
Reimagine: The Garden Route
New regulations announced by the South African government means that beaches in the Garden Route have been closed to help combat the Covid-19 pandemic. But this incredible regio... Read more
Image Title
1 Dec 2020
Sensing the Cape Winelands
How to fully immerse yourself in the Cape Winelands. Read more
Image Title
24 Nov 2020
Nature Reserves | West Coast
The Cape West Coast (Weskus) is a place so awe-inspiring, so jaw-droppingly beautiful, and so magical, you would need weeks to take it all in. Stretching from Malmesbury, just o... Read more
Image Title
16 Nov 2020
National Parks in the Western Cape
In the spirit of the 15th annual South African National Parks Week from 16 – 20 November 2020, we’ve compiled a list of national parks in the Western Cape.  Read more
Image Title
4 Nov 2020
Nature Reserves | Cape Town
Cape Town has always been considered the jewel in the crown of the Western Cape, with the city’s natural beauty, the depth of experiences on offer, and the iconic Table Mountain... Read more
Image Title
29 Oct 2020
Sensing the Cape West Coast
How to fully immerse yourself in the Cape West Coast. Read more
Image Title
28 Oct 2020
Nature Reserves | Cape Overberg
With a landscape dominated by gentle hills, enclosed by the ocean and foreboding mountain ranges, the Cape Overberg is a jaw-dropping natural wonderland. Read more
Image Title
23 Oct 2020
Sensing the Cape Karoo
How to fully immerse yourself in the Cape Karoo. Read more
Image Title
20 Oct 2020
Sensing the Cape Overberg
How to fully immerse yourself in the Cape Overberg. Read more
Image Title
14 Oct 2020
Nature Reserves | Garden Route and Klein Karoo
The Garden Route and Klein Karoo is home breathtaking natural sights be it dramatic oceanside cliffs, ancient forests, or semi-arid deserts. Take advantage to see as much as pos... Read more
Image Title
12 Oct 2020
Sensing the Garden Route
How to full immerse yourself in the Garden Route & Klein Karoo. Read more
Image Title
7 Oct 2020
Nature Reserves | Cape Karoo
Some of the notable nature reserves from around the Cape Karoo region. Read more
Image Title
24 Sep 2020
Karoo Crossing
The Karoo Crossing takes you on a 358km adventure as you journey through towns each with its unique charm, winding historic mountain passes and semi-desert plateaus. Read more
Image Title
24 Sep 2020
Culture and Heritage in the Western Cape
The Western Cape is one the most culturally diverse places on earth, with a multi-cultural history and heritage. From the Khoi to the Cape Malay, the region has a depth of exper... Read more
Image Title
9 Sep 2020
Culture and Heritage on the Cape West Coast
The Cape West Coast (Weskus) is known for its coastal stretches and its inland beauty, its seafood and its warm locals. From fishing and surfing to a ‘lekker kuier’ (an... Read more
Image Title
1 Sep 2020
Kids Stay Free Collateral
Download the Kids Stay Free collateral for all participating accommodation providers here. Read more
Image Title
20 Aug 2020
We're Open - West Coast (Weskus)
Take a look at some of the incredible specials waiting for you in the Cape West Coast (Weskus).  Read more
Image Title
19 Aug 2020
We're Open
Cape Town and the Western Cape is open, and ready to welcome you safely. With six inspiring regions across this magnificent province, take a look at some of our world-class, aff... Read more
Image Title
13 Aug 2020
Time for a road trip | Garden Route and Klein Karoo
Packed full of experiences, wide open spaces, epic coastal towns – and just as epic inland towns – the Garden Route and Klein Karoo is easily one of best road trips you could ta... Read more
Image Title
8 Aug 2020
4 Wild cats found in the Western Cape
While you can spot big cats in local game reserves around the Cape, we’ve looked a little bit closer at the four wild cats that call the Western Cape home. Read more
Image Title
4 Aug 2020
Find your next adventure in the Garden Route and Klein Karoo
Surfing at Vic Bay, zip-lining over the ocean in Mossel Bay, an abundance of marine wildlife along the coast and wide-open spaces to explore inland, the Garden Route and Klein K... Read more
Image Title
13 May 2020
Dreaming of One Day in the Western Cape | The West Coast
While travel is on pause, there’s nothing stopping us from enjoying a virtual day out! Join us in supporting local tour guides by tuning in to our new One Day in the Western Cap... Read more
Image Title
21 Feb 2020
New and Unique in the Garden Route and Klein Karoo
One the most beautiful, diverse and awe-inspiring regions in the country, the Garden Route and Klein Karoo is also one of the most-loved road trips to embark on. Stretching from... Read more
Image Title
10 Sep 2019
Southpole Nordic Walking South Africa
Southpole proudly provides the finest correct Nordic Walking Technique training and equipment in South Africa. People of all ages, fitness, and skill levels are welcome to the N... Read more