Tag Archives: south africa

Discovering a hidden corner of the Kruger on foot

Exploring the Kruger National Park’s extraordinary Pafuri region: a land of fever tree forests, ancient baobabs, dramatic gorgeous and stunning wildlife.

Rediscovering Durban’s grand dame, the Oyster Box Hotel

Every city of substance has an iconic hotel to match. Durban is no exception.

Encountering the ancient history of Mapungubwe

Site of the oldest kingdom in southern Africa, this magical national park also has an abundance of wildlife and beautiful views.

Saddling up: an African horseback safari

An invigorating alternative to the conventional bush breakaway.

Durban: green shoots of a renaissance

Although regeneration of the inner-city is chequered, there is still plenty to enjoy in South Africa’s third city.

Coal mine canary Brett Murray shows the elephant in room

The artist Brett Murray chats about his show Again Again, a profoundly personal response to the South Africa’s turbulent political milieu.

Nick Megens (right) with fellow LM Radio DJ John Novik shortly after the Radio Palace siege was lifted in 1974.

LM Radio once broadcast the sounds of freedom into apartheid SA — now it’s back

The remarkable rebirth of LM Radio: Africa’s first commercial radio station and the forerunner to 5fm.