Archive for December, 2013

The Wildlife of the Drakensberg

Drakensberg WildlifeThe Drakensberg Mountain Range is one of the most spectacular jewels of the country. It provides breath-taking vistas and is home to a stunning array of plant and animal life.

Escaping from the hustle and bustle of the city life and retreating to the quiet splendour of the mountains to one of the many Drakensburg hotel for a weekend or extended stay is a welcomed treat for locals as well as for visitors from around the world.

The wildlife of the Drakensberg is of particular interest to many visitors, who have a real passion for nature and the outdoors. This is, in fact, a major draw card to the region, contributing to local tourism quite significantly. Continue Reading

Adventure Sports in Umhlanga

UmhlangaUmhlanga is one of the most popular summer holiday hubs of the country, famous for its magnificent, unspoilt beaches and summery conditions that last almost all year around. It is situated just north of Stay Durban, which is the capital city of KwaZulu-Natal. The Zulu name, Umhlanga, means “place of reeds”.

Being situated right on the warm waters of the Indian Ocean, Umhlanga is the destination of choice for those that love water and the thrill of watersports. You can expect to find excellent stay in Umhlanga and plenty of opportunities to get the heart racing and the adrenalin pumping when visiting this little KwaZulu-Natal coastal town.

Here are some ideas for the adventure junkies … Continue Reading