Everything you need to know about Bitterpan

Bitterpan

I love the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, it’s my favourite SANpark which is why you can expect to see a lot more blog posts featuring this magnificent piece of earth.

Today I am sharing everything you need to know about Bitterpan, one of the wilderness camps inside the park. I also featured this camp as one of my Top 5 Tented Camps in Southern Africa.

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5 Totally Unique DIY Gifts for Her

DIY GIfts for Her

Finding proper gifts in a small town, is like finding a needle in a haystack.  I don’t have the luxury of a mall or craft market to source a unique and timeless item that will woo the birthday girl. No, I need to think out of the box and get really creative if I want to give her a half decent present. So I have compiled a list of gift ideas that are easy to source, won’t break the bank and are totally unique.

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5 things to do on a Sunday for a better Monday

5 things to do on a Sunday for a better Monday

They say a Sunday well spent brings a week of content. I honestly believe this to be true, and it also helps to keep those Sunday Blues away. This doesn’t mean you necessarily have go out and spend money on lunches and events to have a good week, there are simple things you can do at home that will contribute mentally and physically to having a great week.

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What to Pack: Summer Camping Safari

We are off on another adventure and this time it is a 5 day camping safari in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park.

We haven’t been to the park since last winter, and packing for a safari in winter and packing for a safari in summer will deliver two different suitcases. If you want see what to pack for winter safari, read my post here.

It’s in the midst of summer now, and summer months in the Kalahari delivers a dry heat with temperatures reaching up to 40 degree Celsius during the day with the occasional thunder shower in the late afternoon. If you are camping, there is no hiding from both so it’s best you are well prepared.

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5 things to do in Hogsback

5 things to do in Hogsback

Hogsback, a small village situated on the top of the Amathole mountains in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa, is often claimed to be the inspiration behind J.R.R Tolkiens Lord of the Rings.

Driving up the narrow road into this mystical village it feels like you are transported into Middle Earth.

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