Looking for tips for your next holiday? No idea what to pack or where to travel to? What do you wear on a safari anyway? Or are you just wanting to be inspired by our beautiful country and the places you can go, without crossing borders? Our blog will fuel that wanderlust and get you booking your next adventure.
Travelling by train in South Africa
At mtbeds.co.za, we firmly believe it’s not just about where you lay your head at night- but the experience you had getting there. When you think of Africa, you probably picture long, hot days and teeming wildlife spotted from the back of a rickety jeep. Either that, or fast air travel between your destinations. There’s another way to experience the rolling vistas, however- one packed … » read more
Lovely Smiles and Sleepy Beaches: Explore Beautiful Vilanculos, Mozambique
The tropical village of Vilanculos is your perfect home base to explore the Bazaruto Archipelago, and an epic departure point for any longer-term southern Mozambique exploration. Vilanculos boasts turquoise seas and warm beautiful beaches, friendly people and scrumptious cuisine, in a sleepy village atmosphere that’s sure to help you relax and unwind from the stresses of daily living. … » read more
Explore the Kingdom of Shaka: The KwaZulu Natal North Coast and her glittering attractions.
The rolling, vast expanse of Northern KwaZulu-Natal stretched from the foot of the Drakensberg Mountains in the northeast to the sandy golden beaches of Maputaland in the northwest. Filled to the brim with historic battlegrounds, glorious beaches and heart-aching scenery, come explore this haven and refuge for yourself
The names Isandlwana and Rorke’s Drift ring with the drama of … » read more
Meet the Jewel of the North: The Kruger’s Makuleke Region.
The Makuleke region of the Kruger Park, lying to the far north of the park, offers travellers a completely different view of both the Kruger and her wildlife. Rooted firmly on sandstone- as opposed to the basalt and granite of the rest of the park- and with a tropical climate, the ‘sandveld’ habitat created is truly unique, playing home to a vast wealth of animal life, more diverse … » read more
Indulge in an Intimate Safari Experience at Welgevonden
Nestled on the Waterberg Plateau in the Limpopo area of South Africa, the Welgevonden Game Reserve offers an intimate and relaxed Safari experience for the traveller.
Bordering the Marakele National Park, and lying close to the Nylsvlei Wetlands, the Welgevonden area offers a arresting landscape of rolling hills, striking red sandstone cliffs, gushing perennial … » read more
Super Sweet and Sassy… the Thriving Pennington Tourism Industry.
Pennington may be small, but this thriving coastal town makes for a great getaway for those looking to unwind at the beach. Built around the sugarcane and dairy industry, this seaside holiday destination nestles on the KwaZulu Natal coastline overlooking the warm Indian Ocean, attracting locals and tourists alike to drink in the fun, sand and sun.
The picturesque village of Pennington … » read more
Africa from a Different View: The Beautiful Pilanesberg
The Pilanesberg protected area of South Africa nestles in the foothills of the Pilanesberg mountains, a short distance north-west of the political capital, Pretoria. Unspoilt beauty, exciting adventures and bountiful game are the order of the day for the explorer who ventures here- and if you’d like to see a different side of Africa, that most definitely should be you!
The Pilanesberg … » read more
Unspoilt Beauty and Majestic Beasts: South Africa’s Kruger Park
If you’ve ever craved the excitement and luxury of an authentic African safari, the Kruger Park is sure to have pinged your radar. The perfect destination for any nature lover keen to encounter the true beauty of Africa and her wilds, this can’t-miss destination has to be experienced to be believed- and you can’t afford to miss out.
The dazzling expanse of the Kruger … » read more