SA National Parks

Two towering institutions of South African travel met in the cause of conservation and the promotion of tourism this week at the official launch of the Boundless Southern Africa Expedition held in the Namibian town of Oranjemund. Latter day Livingstone… Modern Day explorer and fellow of the National Geographic Society, […]

The World Cup, the Peace Parks and an old travel ...

Rarely does a country suffer and enjoy such striking contrasts as South Africa. On the surface, it is barely recognizable as a developing country, with such iconic international cities as Cape Town, and with the mighty economic machine of Johannesburg and Gauteng. At the same time South Africa is burdened […]

Tours In South Africa

By Sean Ross Nonkululeko, KwaZulu-Natal’s surfing hippo, has been shot dead by authorities this week. The wandering hippo, whose curious behavior of taking to the surf was reported on earlier on SouthAfricaLogue, was apparently posing an increased risk to human life. Her death follows suspicions that she was responsible for […]

Surfing hippo shot dead

Sodwana Shootout You will be forgiven for thinking that the Shootout at Sodwana Bay is yet another cowboy style cash-in-transit heist gone wrong in this country with its voracious appetite for exotic crime. In fact it is nothing of the sort. The Shootout is an annual gathering of national and […]

Shootout at Sodwana Bay

Every Spring, tourists and local nature lovers come from all over to pay homage to one of the most spectacular flower shows in the world. The West Coast of South Africa, is an acquired taste, compared to the lush garden route. It is rocky, dry and sometimes quite featureless. This […]

West Coast Flowers have a spring in thier step

Brian Habana, South Africa’s fast running (11sec for 100m) sweetheart of Rugby, recently raced a cheetah for charity, you can see the video on CNN. They had to bring in a Hollywood stunt team to stage the event, and posted animal wranglers armed with tranq guns, all along the course […]

Brian Habana (SA Rugby star) races a cheetah for charity.