14 May 2018

The Garden Route National Park (GRNP) was gazetted in 2009, amalgamating the former Tsitsikamma and Wilderness national parks as well as the Knysna Lakes area and over 50 000 hectares of additional...

21 Feb 2018

South Africa is a country of geographical contrasts. From a large savanna sub region, to high and lush mountains in the east, to a Mediterranean climate in the west and indigenous forests in the south, South Africa is an ideal country for tourists looking for a varied experience.

The Garden Route...

08 Feb 2018

The Southern Cape’s scenic Garden Route offers travelers a surprise around virtually every corner, and the tiny coastal holiday resort of Noetzie is indeed one of these! Situated some 10kms...

31 Jan 2018

The indigenous forests surrounding Knysna are a remnant of a natural forest belt that once stretched from Swellendam to Uitenhage. The remaining forest patches bear many similarities to those forests occurring in the East African mountains, albeit more in structure and ecology than in species composition. As...

24 Jan 2018

The onslaught against whales in South African waters began in the 18th century with the arrival of the first British and American whalers. The Cape colonists commenced whaling in 1792, all whalers now targeting the Southern Right Whale, named as such because they lived in the southern hemisphere, swam slowly...