AfriCamps Blog

2 Apr

Natal Midlands, here we come!

Travelling between Pietermaritzburg and the Drakensberg Mountains in KwaZulu-Natal, you’ll find the Midlands Meander. A tourist route popular for the relaxed atmosphere, picturesque countryside and welcoming people. Here you will experience a variety of stunning nature, adventure activities, South African history, local...
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21 Sep

Braaiing AfriCamps Style

Every year on 24 September we celebrate Heritage Day in South Africa. The braai has become synonymous with South Africa and its heritage and so Braai Day or Braai4Heritage was born in 2005, and is celebrated together with Heritage Day. But make no...
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16 Oct

AfriCamps at Ingwe

There are few places in South Africa that could be called paradise. One springs to mind, especially for those who are familiar with the popular resort of Plettenberg Bay. Conveniently situated only within half an hour from this town is a gem...
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22 Sep

Heritage Day

Heritage is described in the dictionary as ‘something that is handed down from the past, as a tradition: a national heritage of honor, pride, and courage’. In South Africa, we have so many diverse traditions and cultures that are celebrated on this public holiday....
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5 Sep

AfriCamps Adventure

Great excitement! That’s often the feeling you get when you are getting ready for a holiday or time away from home. Being someone who likes in advance to be well prepared, I started getting ready on Saturday for my time away on...
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25 Aug

The Tasting Room in Stanford

Food glorious food! Stanford is fast becoming one of the culinary hotspots of South Africa Here in the Western Cape, we are fortunate to have some tasty offerings. Some of these gastronomic delights can be found in Hermanus and Stanford area. So I...
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4 Aug

Celebrate Women’s Day!

On National Women’s Day, we celebrate and honour women, recognising the important role of women in the transformation to a democratic South Africa. Women should be treated with dignity, recognised in their communities, their respective cultures, education and government.- Dawn Jorgersen (The Incidental...
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28 Jul

Rain Africa

Dreaming of a trip away where you can be in nature and still treat yourself to a pamper session? AfriCamps at Kam’Bati in Swellendam, teams up glamping with a relaxing day at the Rain Forest spa. In Africa, rain means life. The arrival...
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