Thursday, May 6, 2010

Have you Ever ?.......

  • Hiked the Blyde River Canyon trails through the deepest green canyon in the world
  • Walked the Kruger National Park bush trails with a guide
  • Visited the cultural villages at Loopspruit, Botshabelo, Jeppe's Reef, Ebutsini and Hazyview
  • Mountain biked down the escarpment on the Sabie Trail
  • Birdwatched at Wakkerstroom and the Southern Grasslands
  • Ridden the escarpment horse trails
  • Fished for trout on the dams and rivers of Dullstroom, Belfast, Machadodorp, Wakkerstroom and Waterval Boven
  • Swung over the Panorama gorges on a high wire
  • Driven the many panoramic routes across the escarpment
  • Parasailed over the grasslands of Wakkerstroom and Volksrust
  • Stood in awe at the dramatic view of the Blyde River Canyon
  • Explored the southern grassland archaeological sites from Ermelo
  • Flown in a microlight over the escarpment and lowveld
  • Photographed the sculptural wonder of the Bourke's Luck Potholes
  • Taken a historical gold mining tour of Pilgrim's Rest and Baberton, or panned for gold
  • Taken a night game drive in a game park
  • Taken an early morning balloon safari over Kruger
  • Run the rapids on the Sabie or Komati River
  • Played golf at Skukuza in the Kruger National Park or at the many other courses throughout the province
  • Fished the higveld dams for carp or yellow fish
  • Tackled a tiger fish in the Komati River in Komatipoort
  • Spend a night surrounded by the sounds of an African night
  • Walked the Lowveld Botanic Garderns at Nelspruit
  • Visited the Sudwala or the Echo Caves
  • Eaten the tropical fruits of the Mpumalanga orchards
  • Stood at God's Window with the world at your feet
  • Spent the day with elephants and enjoyed an elephant back safari
  • Visited Chimpanzee Eden
  • OR
  • Just enjoy the wonderful hospitality that Mpumalanga offers


  1. You have a very beautiful and interesting blog.Great photo´s.We love South Africa and my daughter spent the whole year 2009 there as a volunteer.
    Many greetings,Steffi

  2. Hi Steffi,

    Thank you so much. Yes, I just love Africa especially the wildlife. What did your daughter do here? Nature conservation?