Category Archives: Africa

Days 365 & 366 – Monday 22nd & Tuesday 23rd May 2017

You’d have thought that with just of a couple of days left to go things might start slowing down a little, but not for us. Apparently there’s no such thing as slowing down when you’re travelling with Nomad South African … Continue reading

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Days 363 & 364 – Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st May 2017

I can’t quite believe that I’m writing this, but here’s how we spent our very last weekend of travelling: ​Day 16 – Tsitsikamma National Park Tsitsikamma National Park is one of South Africa’s premier marine reserves and this morning we … Continue reading

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Days 361 & 362 – Thursday 18th & Friday 19th May 2017

I remember when ​we first arrived in Africa going crazy over spotting our first elephant. Now though, we’re starting to get used to it… Day 14 – Greater Addo Elephant National Park Famed for the Elephants after which the park … Continue reading

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Days 359 & 360 – Tuesday 16th & Wednesday 17th May 2017

Lesotho was absolutely stunning, but blisteringly cold. After just two days we couldn’t wait to get back to South Africa! ​Day 12 – Graaff Reinet Returning to South Africa, we descend the mountains and take aim across the Great Karoo. … Continue reading

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Days 357 & 358 – Sunday 14th & Monday 15th May 2017

Given that we’d never heard of Lesotho a few weeks back we had absolutely no idea what to expect upon arrival. That’s the beauty of surprises though, right? ​Day 10 – Lesotho to Malealea Our journey today begins with a … Continue reading

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Days 355 & 356 – Friday 12th & Saturday 13th May 2017

The beach in Durban was a nice change of scenery, but South Africa just doesn’t stop giving. Next up for us, it’s to the mountains: Day 8 – UKhahlamba Drakensberg Park A lazy morning offers the chance for a final … Continue reading

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Days 353 & 354 – Wednesday 10th & Thursday 11th May 2017

Here in South Africa they say that the leopard is only seen when it wants to be, and that’s just our luck really. Five days on and there was still no sign, but we had to give it one more … Continue reading

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