Hiking Blue Mountain Trail Elgin Valley South Africa

Elgin Valley is part of the Cape Overberg and Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve. Undoubtedly, Kogelberg is one of the most beautiful reserves I’ve experienced! Three magnificent mountain ranges form a cool plateau around the valley – Hottentot Hollands, Kogelberg, and Groenberg. A few weeks ago, I went ziplining in Grabouw and enjoyed eagle-eye views of the…

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Ziplining Grabouw Elgin Valley, South Africa

For years I’ve wanted to experience ziplining. Saturday was the day! The adventure didn’t disappoint and was rich with adrenaline rushes, beautiful South African landscapes, and good company. I discovered Cape Canopy Tour through a local company – Walker Bay Adventures. After four attempts at joining a Cape Town kayak group and as many cancellations…

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MOCAA and Magic Club Cape Town South Africa

I drove from Hermanus to Cape Town Monday to run errands before exploring the Garden Route later this month. The scenery along the way is wonderful, but driving over Sir Lowry’s Pass isn’t my favorite. Drivers are erratic and aggressive, and most of the N2 is not divided, so there’s no median strip to separate…

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