The landscape around Babanango Game Reserve is a sorcery of craggy outcrops, acacia-flecked plains, flourishing grasslands and meandering valleys draped in moody mists.
On learning about my job as a travel photojournalist, people often ask me to share a favourite destination, or most epic travel assignment. I think a better question is: which places would I go back to?
Local travellers are acquainted with the Karoo's well-trodden Route 62, but have you heard of the Free State's Eagle Route? For space, charm, cherries and cheese head to Clarens - but also beyond!
This underrated Waterberg hideaway is not only the classic weekender distance from Johannesburg but also a boon to those with pockets in a pinch
An untamable ocean, stark lava dried into a rugged rock, charming city-scapes, tumbling waterfalls and lush hillsides - this is Reunion Island as seen from the sky.
Every year, South Africa's remote semi-deserts erupt into a carpet of colour, but some years are just better than others.
This remote northern KwaZulu-Natal outpost will make you feel like the only people in the world.
Famed as an island for the adventurous, don’t forget to add this real Creole cooking class to the itinerary when visiting Reunion.