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The Otter Hiking Trail

May 2013  My wonderful Trip to Tsitsikamma to do the OTTER TRAIL (42.5 km in 4 1/2 days) with friends. It is tough but if you prepare yourself mentally and physically you can do it!! 1,465 more words

Wild Card

Garden Route Road Trip Part 3: Tsitsikamma to Port Elizabeth

We spent the next two nights of our Garden Route Road Trip in a cute little country cottage between the city of Plettenberg Bay and Tsitsikamma National Park with a couple of donkeys and about twelve dogs for neighbors. 635 more words

South Africa

Garden Route Road Trip Part 2: Groot Brakrivier to Tsitsikamma

We left our fairytale cottage in Groot Brakrivier for Knysna, a beautiful coastal city between George and Plettenberg Bay. Knysna, in my opinion, is about the only place I’ve seen that rivals Cape Town and the Cape Peninsula in terms of sheer physical beauty. 542 more words

South Africa

Cape Town to JBay (via Otter day Trail at Storms River Mouth)

I left Cape Town bright and early two days after my 30th birthday. Okay, I’m kidding, I was running late, because we realised that there was a much better way for me to manage my breakfasts on the trip. 665 more words


Princess Charlene sponsors Tsitsikamma Academy

Princess Charlene of Monaco has sponsored Sea Rescue’s WaterWise Academy in the Tsisikamma.

The sponsorship has been made possible by the Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation which supports children on an international scale with water safety programmes. 174 more words

Nature's Valley Views

In April this year, I was fortunate to go for a short holiday with friends to Nature’s Valley, Western Cape. Situated along the scenic  248 more words


A leap of faith

In the first weeks of my experience in South Africa I didn’t really know why I decided take this opportunity. I felt both upset and homesick. 416 more words