ARTICLES RELATING TO ADVENTURE

Grootbos - it captivates your full attention

2014-11-10 19:00

Here's why you need to experience this Overberg oasis.

Grootbos - it captivates your full attention

2014-10-31 14:57

Here's why you need to experience this Overberg oasis.

7 gravity-defying AfriSki pics - How did they do that?!

2014-08-28 16:41

Afriski Mountain Resort, the only ski destination in Lesotho, just hosted a Winter Whip competition and it looks like awesome fun.

7 gravity-defying AfriSki pics - How did they do that?!

2014-08-08 10:00

Afriski Mountain Resort, the only ski destination in Lesotho, just hosted a Winter Whip competition and it looks like awesome fun.

7 gravity-defying AfriSki pics - How did they do that?!

2014-08-04 10:47

Afriski Mountain Resort, the only ski destination in Lesotho, just hosted a Winter Whip competition and it looks like awesome fun.

7 gravity-defying AfriSki pics - How did they do that?!

2014-08-04 09:18

Afriski Mountain Resort, the only ski destination in Lesotho, just hosted a Winter Whip competition and it looks awesome.

Col du Tourmalet: what an adventure

2014-08-03 21:55

Whether along a sweltering N14 during the 94.7 challenge, Chapmans Peak, Suikerbossie or the Col du Tourmalet, you will always find camaraderie, says reader Philippus Groble who won a chance to participate in the Tour de France.

8 of SA's best adventure activities

2014-07-22 11:44

South Africa is an adrenalin adventurer's playground. Beautiful scenery comes standard with mind-blowing adventure activities.

La Reunion Le La: A whirlwind trip!

2014-07-08 09:25

Here are some of the highlights after we spent a week living like a local on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion.

WATCH: Fearless woman does extreme shark dive

2014-04-30 14:57

Would you dare to get this close to sharks, in your birthday suit no less?

15 top camping hacks

2014-03-26 10:14

We asked our readers to share some top tips when out camping. Check out these 15 rather useful ideas....

Why you should make this a long weekend

2014-03-17 14:00

Here are 10 signs that you really, really, really need a break.

Namibia: firm favourite for family escape

2014-03-05 10:30

Dessert adventure, Seaside prettiness or cosmopolitan cityscape - local families are spoiled for choice when it comes to hopping over to neighbouring Namibia.

Bear Grylls survival academy comes to Africa

2013-12-04 13:13

Do you have what it takes to survive like Bear Grylls? Well, why not join his latest academy set to open on our very doorstep.

Prince Harry left stranded in Cape Town

2013-11-22 13:48

Prince Harry and his teammates, due to embark on a epic journey to the South Pole, have been biding their time in and around Cape Town, hiking up Table Mountain in order to keep busy.

Fire and Ice: Romancing the chrome

2013-11-18 13:30

Bright Continent blogger Anton Crone swore he'd never do another boat trip - but an added steely encounter with a Harley meant he simply could not resist.

Man vs World

2013-11-13 10:05

Adventure athlete Rob Bell takes on extreme challenges across the world, including some of SA's most adrenalin infused activities, sans any engines. Pure man power, nothing more.

Facts about holidays

2013-11-05 13:45

Thinking about taking a holiday? Excellent idea! Check out this infographic to see why.

10 reasons to put the Namib Desert on your bucket list

2013-11-04 15:13

It’s hard to find the words to describe the wild beauty of this place. As one of Africa’s treasures, and a place you have to visit before you die, here are 10 reasons to just do it and - go!

Robberg - A slice of serenity

2013-10-22 13:41

The property developers must have licked their lips when they saw Robberg - but today it’s a nature reserve, managed by CapeNature, and thank goodness for that, says Scott Ramsay.

Five of the world's deadliest roads

2013-10-17 08:53

These are not your average Sunday drives. Take a look at this round-up.

Cape Town's beach safety plan for summer

2013-10-11 08:46

As summer and the festive season approaches, the City of Cape Town is preparing for an influx of beach-goers. See what safety plans they have in place.

Photo of the day: Dubai bustle

2013-10-09 13:48

The Emirate of Dubai has become a convenient layover for long-haul flights, but would you actually make the effort to leave the airport and explore the city?

Blue Flags for 41 SA beaches

2013-10-09 08:58

See which beaches and marinas were awarded Blue Flag status for the 2013/2014 summer season.

 

Captivating Grootbos

2014-11-03 09:12

Here's why you need to experience this Overberg oasis

Frightening footage as shark attacks underwater camera

2014-08-12 09:57

An underwater camera has captured what scientists are calling the first real close-up view of the predatory behavior of sharks.

Shark attack prevention under the spotlight

2014-08-05 09:39

Surfers have come forward saying they tried to raise the alarm about a shark, 10 minutes before it attacked a surfer off Muizenberg beach on Friday.

Afriski Winter Whip

2014-08-04 09:20

7 Gravity-defying pics. Exactly how do they do that?!

Best and worst passports for travel

2014-08-03 22:24

So, you thought a South African passport was bad? Well, here's some good news - we're not the worst! Check out this list of best and worst passports for travel.

An island sea-karting adventure in Mauritius

2014-08-03 21:55

Mzansi Girl blogger, Meruschka Govender checks out this cross between a jet ski, speed boat and bumper car.

Why you'll love Reunion

2014-07-08 12:27

We spent a week living like a local on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion.

13 spots pegged for World Ocean Day paddle out

2014-05-26 14:00

The 8th of June is World Ocean Day and the Paddle out for Shark community wants you to join them.

7 rock pools that prove nature really knows how to show off

2014-04-08 10:31

Ah, natural rock pools. We just love the spontaneous air about them, making you want to dive-bomb. Take a look at these spectacular seven.

Watch: Diver narrowly escapes shark attack

2014-03-17 15:40

This GoPro-clad scuba diver was unexpectedly caught between a reef and a shark bite.

Namibia: firm favourite for family escape

2014-03-05 17:00

Dessert adventure, Seaside prettiness or cosmopolitan cityscape - local families are spoiled for choice when it comes to hopping over to neighbouring Namibia.

A gap year at 50?

2014-02-27 14:06

This user is about to turn 50 and she feels like taking a so-called gap year. What do you think?

Young seafarers head to most remote landmass

2014-01-07 09:20

A group of 60 young South African seafarers will be setting out on a journey from Cape Town to the most remote landmass on earth.

Bear Grylls' top 10 for kids

2013-11-23 13:00

Here’s adventurer Bear Grylls' list of top ten things to do before you’re ten.

World tallest water slide: terrifying doesn't even come close

2013-11-21 13:04

It's called the Verruckt, meaning insane in German, but we'd imagine a number of variations of the word being screamed by those brave enough to attempt it. Take a look.

Fire and Ice: Romancing the chrome

2013-11-18 08:42

Bright Continent blogger Anton Crone swore he'd never do another boat trip - but an added steely encounter with a Harley meant he simply could not resist.

Tours enchant visitors to Hearst's hilltop

2013-11-11 09:18

Step back in time with enchanting tours of Hearst's hilltop estate along the California coast.

You need a holiday - here's why

2013-11-05 12:04

Thinking about taking a holiday? Excellent idea! Check out this infographic to see why.

World's weirdest tours

2013-10-29 08:08

From historic toilets to karaoke ghost hunting - there are some pretty strange guided tours out there. Check out these eight.

Photo of the day: Jump!

2013-10-18 15:25

Why live on the edge when you can jump off it? Hope our photo of the day inspires a weekend of adventure!

Top 5 forest hikes

2013-10-15 08:05

Check out these five great forest trails to check out around the country.

New Zealand's main islands get long overdue names

2013-10-10 13:59

Hundreds of years later, New Zealand's main islands finally get official names.

Blue Flags for 41 SA beaches

2013-10-09 11:30

See which beaches and marinas were awarded Blue Flag status for the 2013/2014 summer season.

Holgate's African epic tribute trek

2013-10-08 18:58

Greybeard adventurer Kingsley Holgate is at it again, his sights set on East Africa and an epic tribute adventure that will follow the footsteps of 18th century explorer Joseph Thomson.

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