Monthly Archives: November 2014

Madeira – The garden that sprang from the sea

Not too many people know exactly where Madeira is, let alone the meaning of “levada”. It’s a pity because this Portuguese volcanic island off the coast of Africa, that rises sharply from the Atlantic like an emerald beacon, is gorgeous … Continue reading

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The Oystercatcher Trail – In humanity’s footsteps

The Oystercatcher Trail has to be one of South Africa’s most gorgeous east coast hikes starting at Mossel Bay on the Garden Route. It’s more than just a four-day, four-night 55-kilometre guided, slackpacker walk along a unique coastline. It is also … Continue reading

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