Battery Creek Waterfall Day Walk

At Kaapsehoop there are many activities and day walks that will leave the visitor breathless. Today I would like to highlight Battery Creek Waterfall Day Walk. This is a relatively unknown walk, but carries great reward for the soul that decides to explore its beauty. Permits are available from Koek’n’Pan at R15/p The walk starts…

Mpumalanga XCO Finals – Mankele

A Goldie Locks day greeted us as we made our way through the entry gate of Mankele this morning. You know, one of those days where it’s not too hot or too cold, but just right. Any complaints today could not be levied against the weather or the track as both these were in perfect…

#HiddenGemSA on #TravelChatSA will help you to #discoverMpumalanga

Discovering new places always give me an inexplicable thrill. Doing it on Social Media, does not change the feeling at all. This #TravelChatSA community has over the past couple of months given me an extended travel wishlist. And with each weekly #TravelChatSA gathering, the list grows. I am confident that tonight’s get together will be…

Curios About Farm Stalls

My expectation of a Farm Stall is quite high. And when I hear the word Padstal / Farm Stall a scene of me stepping into a farmhouse pantry with freshly baked pastries and breads, preserves and produce, ginger beer and home-brews fills my mind’s eye. I expect the smells and sounds of food not produced…

The great Neutraliser: Limestone

On Sunday, 21 September 2014, the three family members of Papierazzi set off early in the morning, on our first journey to discover the first of the Lesser Known Heritage Sites of Mpumalanga. Joining me on the trip were my husband, Location Scout*, and my 6 year old daughter, Sprite*. This was family time at…