Stroll around Nelspruit Private Nature Reserve: Photo Walk

Getting close to nature (fast) is a top selling point of Nelspruit. We are fortunate to have 3 green zones in close proximity of the CBD. There are the Lowveld National Botanical Garden, the Nelspruit Nature Reserve and the Steiltes Nature Reserve. Nelspruit Nature Reserve On #freedomDay2018 we decided to walk the Loerie trail with…

Hiking with a toddler and a teen – Kaapsehoop trails

Public holidays were made for Kaapsehoop This perfect stop, shop and hike destination is a mere 30 minutes from Mbombela. Kaapsehoop is steeped in historic beauty and embrace the quirky side of life, and so should you. Doing a short trip with a toddler to Kaapsehoop means you don’t have to stock a mini-van. I’m…

Botanical Bliss: a walk in the Lowveld National Botanical Garden

Our family loves the Botanical Garden in Nelspruit. No wonder. This is where my husband and I went for our first date (11 years ago). Established in 1969, the Lowveld National Botanical Garden is one of three National Botanical Gardens of South Africa established in the 60’s, and forms part of the nine National Gardens…

Sabie – Burgers, Biking, Waterfalls, Coffee Etc.

Not even a half hour away from White River, to the north, rests the quiet town of Sabie in the valley beneath an impressive mountain range. Location Scout lazily suggested Sunday (25 October – it’s been a while between the actual event and the post, but it is still just as amazing!) morning that we should…