Tsitsikamma and Transkei South Africa

Driving the Garden Route The drive from Hermanus to KwaZulu-Natal was an adventure! I underestimated it, got lost during side excursions, and was challenged every day. The N2 is the “safe” route, but for most of the journey, there’s no median separating opposing traffic. You face the onslaught of erratic oncoming traffic, including drivers passing…

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Garden Route – South Africa’s Hidden Stretch of Paradise

The Garden Route between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth is one of many “hidden stretches of paradise” in South Africa. Although I previously visited points along the circuit, driving the Garden Route is my next adventure. I’ll begin the drive in October and am researching the area to decide which direction to take and what…

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