Category: South Africa

Whale Watching in Hermanus

Day 6: Betty's Bay and Whale Watching in Hermanus Whale watching in Hermanus is our final destination today, after enjoying the routes around Cape Town in one day and Cape Town in two days and an incredible tour of the places to see in the Cape Peninsula, with which we can say, we have started the trip to South Africa in 25 days in the best possible way, although before this encounter with the whales, we will know another of the places to see in South Africa essential, which is none other than the colony of penguins Betty's Bay.
The best tips for traveling to South Africa, beyond going on a safari
The best tips for traveling to South Africa, beyond going on a safari
Graffiti tribute to Mandela in Cape Town My trip to South Africa was the first contact I have had with black Africa, beyond previous trips to that continent, specifically, to Muslim countries such as Morocco, Tunisia or Egypt. When I started the trip with the Aventura Africa agency, I preferred not to deepen my knowledge of that country, which is really scarce.
South Africa - Photo safari in the Sabi Sands reserve of Kruger Park
South Africa - Photo safari in the Sabi Sands reserve of Kruger Park
Leopard on the safari in the Kruger Park in South Africa Without a doubt, one of the great traveling experiences you can have in your life is to do an African safari. Recently I had that opportunity during the trip to South Africa, the country where Kruger Park is located, one of the best natural areas to do a safari, with almost 19.
South Africa - Gastronomic experiences to live in Cape Town
South Africa - Gastronomic experiences to live in Cape Town
Old Biscuit Mill food market in Cape Town in South Africa Gastronomy will also have its role during your trip to South Africa, where you can enjoy a combination of international-style food, with very elaborate dishes, and the most typical African. Now, on your visit to Cape Town you can enjoy true experiences that transcend gastronomy.
South Africa - Safari to see whales from a plane in Walker Bay
South Africa - Safari to see whales from a plane in Walker Bay
Fly over the Walker Bay nature reserve in South Africa by plane One of the places I had the opportunity to visit during my recent trip to South Africa on the African Adventure was Walker Bay, an impressive nature reserve with 22 kilometers of wild beaches located southeast of Ciudad of the Cape.
South Africa - The experience of staying in a lodge in Kruger Park
South Africa - The experience of staying in a lodge in Kruger Park
Lodge Cheetah Plains in Kruger Park in South Africa One of the great experiences you can live during your trip to South Africa is to stay in a lodge inside the Kruger Park. Without a doubt, having accommodation in a lodge in the middle of the jungle, surrounded by animals in freedom, must be essential when signing up for a photographic safari in Kruger.
Where to sleep in South Africa: Accommodation
Where to sleep in South Africa: Accommodation
Where to sleep in South Africa has been one of the questions you have asked us most during the trip to South Africa in 25 days. With this in mind, we wanted to make a list of all the hotels and accommodations we have slept in in South Africa for free, as well as the camps during the Kruger safari for free.
Tips for traveling to South Africa
Tips for traveling to South Africa
We are sure that if you are reading this post it is for wanting to travel to South Africa shortly or you may already have the tickets and are looking for information about this incredible destination. Whatever the reason, what we can anticipate is that a trip to South Africa is as special and intense as all the places you can know and that we are sure, will become some of the unforgettable moments of your traveling life.
Best photos of South Africa
Best photos of South Africa
Day 25: Best photos of South Africa The best photos of South Africa is the memory that we will always take with us after having the great luck of making this trip to South Africa in 25 days that has led us to know some of the places to see in South Africa more incredible. Taking into account that today it has only included landing in Barcelona and going back home, we want to leave you the ones that have been for us the best moments of the South African route for free, through the best photos of South Africa.
How is security in South Africa
How is security in South Africa
Day 24: Security in South Africa - Graskop - Panorama Route: Window of the Gods - Johannesburg Airport Security in South Africa is one of the topics that you have asked us most about the lake of this trip. That is why today, being the last day of this trip to South Africa in 25 days and having the experience of the route, we want to tell you what our experience and feelings have been about this topic.
Panorama Route in South Africa
Panorama Route in South Africa
Day 23: Kruger - Panorama Route in South Africa: Blyde Canyon, Three Rondavels, Lucky Potholes, Berlin Falls and Lisbon Falls - Graskop The Panorama Route in South Africa is our goal today after visiting the Kruger National Park and doing a Kruger safari For free, that has been one of the most exciting experiences we have been able to live on this trip to South Africa in 25 days and that we are sure, we will never forget.
Kruger Safari for free in South Africa
Kruger Safari for free in South Africa
Doing a Kruger safari for free is the main reason why many travelers end up choosing South Africa as their vacation destination. And although we always say that South Africa is much more than the Kruger, we have to confess that after our experience, this free safari is one of the most incredible experiences in the world, which has made it one of the places to see in South Africa essentials.
Hlane Park, one of the places to see in Swaziland
Hlane Park, one of the places to see in Swaziland
Day 13: South Africa Border - Hlane Park, one of the places to see in Swaziland Today begins the route to Hlane Park, one of the places to see in Swaziland that begins at Shayamoya Tiger Fishing and Game Lodge, our accommodation tonight, We arrived by surprise after the excursion with hippos in Santa Lucia that we did yesterday.
How to go from Swaziland to the Kruger
How to go from Swaziland to the Kruger
Day 14: Hlane Park - How to go from Swaziland to the Kruger Today it is time to go from Swaziland to the Kruger, to begin what will be the last stage of the trip to South Africa in 25 days, which we know, will be the perfect icing on one of the most incredible destinations We have had the good fortune to meet. As we said yesterday today we will start the day with a sunrise safari in Hlane Park, one of the places to see in Swaziland, so when it's 4 in the morning our alarm clock gives us the warning and after a quick shower without electric light, but in the light of the oil lamps, we set off when it's 5:15 in the morning, approaching the general parking lot, right next to the reception, where we have the ranger that will take us to this first game drive of the South Africa for free.
Excursion hippos in Saint Lucia
Excursion hippos in Saint Lucia
Day 12: Excursion hippos in Saint Lucia - Border with Swaziland The hippo excursion in Saint Lucia will be the first activity of today after yesterday we could not do it by not carrying it reserved and having to make a change of plans, choosing to make the route through the places to see in Isimangaliso.
Visit the Kruger National Park
Visit the Kruger National Park
Conocido por ser uno de los espacios naturales más importantes del mundo, el Parque Nacional Kruger tiene una extensión de prácticamente 2 millones de hectáreas en las que conviven 5000 rinocerontes blancos, 350 rinocerontes negros, 4900 antílopes acuáticos, 150 antílopes rojizos, 37000 búfalos, 28000 cebras, 120 guepardos, 2000 leones, 8000 jirafas, 3000 hipopótamos, 1000 leopardos, 13000 elefantes, 9000 ñues, 4000 jabalíes, 2000 hienas y 150000 impalas, entre otras muchas especies que lo convierten en uno de los lugares más impresionantes de Sudáfrica.
What to see in Isimangaliso
What to see in Isimangaliso
Day 11: Ballito - Saint Lucia - What to see in Isimangaliso The places to see in Isimangalio will be the protagonists of the day today in which we will arrive in Saint Lucia, one of the essential places to see in South Africa, where Hippos are the true protagonists of the town.
Flight from Port Elizabeth to Durban
Flight from Port Elizabeth to Durban
Day 10: Storms River - Jeffreys Bay - Flight from Port Elizabeth to Durban - Ballito Today we have at noon the flight from Port Elizabeth to Durban, with which we will begin the second stage of this trip to South Africa in 25 days, but before going to the airport, we will stop at Jeffreys Bay, a beach known for its waves and for being one of the most frequented places by surfers in South Africa.
What to see in Tsitsikamma National Park
What to see in Tsitsikamma National Park
Day 9: Nature's Valley - What to see in Tsitsikamma National Park Today we will dedicate the day to know the places to see in Tsitsikamma National Park, one of the places to see in the most recommended Garden Route, which will be the end point of this first 25-day trip to South Africa. Breakfast at Mandalay Guesthouse, our accommodation in Plettenberg Bay tonight starts at 8 in the morning so today we take the day with some more tranquility, taking advantage to work these first hours of the day and when the time comes, go down to breakfast room where we charge energy before making our way to one of the most recommended places to go on the Garden Route in South Africa, which is not another of Nature's Valley, where we will stop to enjoy one of the most beautiful beaches of the country.
Tour the Garden Route in South Africa
Tour the Garden Route in South Africa
Day 8: Tour the Garden Route in South Africa: Mossel Bay, Wilderness, Knysna - The Heads and Plettenberg Bay We continue on the Garden Route in South Africa, one of the most interesting and famous routes in the country, in which today we will make a section that we It will take you to know some of its most famous locations.
What to see in the Garden Route
What to see in the Garden Route
Day 7: What to see on the Garden Route: Cape Agulhas, Hoop Nature Reserve Today we begin the route through the places we see on the Garden Route, one of the most famous routes in the country that we will do on this trip to South Africa in 25 days and which begins in the Mossel Bay area and ends in the Tsitsikamma National Park, which we will visit in a couple of days, but before as we told you yesterday, after the whale watching in Hermanus, we will take a tour at 6: 30 in the morning to see whales much closer than we saw them yesterday and that has turned out to be a unique and inexplicable experience.