Monthly Archive: June 2013

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Eland – S A’s largest antelope

I blogged a while back about our visit to the Botsalano Game Reserve near Mafikeng in South Africa.  This great little reserve is home to the region’s largest antelope, the Eland, where sizable herds...

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Mtunzini – A Place in the Shade

Drive for about an hour and a half north from Durban up the N2 and you will come to a small seaside village called Mtunzini.  This little town is full of delightful surprises, and...

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Cycle Tour of the Karoo – May 2013: Part Two

To read Part One of this tour, click here. Day 4: Prince Albert to Calitzdorp (Approximately 87 km with cumulative climbing of approximately 1664 metres) Day 4 started with the climb up the Swartberg...