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Flying The Longest Flight in the World

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This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series South Africa:Before we get into a series of posts about all the fun things we did in South Africa, I thought it was worth writing about how we got there, …

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Safari in Kruger National Park, Part 1

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This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series South Africa:Part of our strategy for beating the jet lag from the longest flight in the world was to go on a safari immediately upon arriving in South Africa. Typically …

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Safari in Kruger National Park, Part 2

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This entry is part 3 of 6 in the series South Africa:Having narrowly escaped our encounter with the water buffalo, we headed back to camp for breakfast and another afternoon game drive. We didn’t see much wildlife, except at both …

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Johannesburg and Soweto Tour

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This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series South Africa:After the long ride back from Kruger and a few hours showering and catching up with the outside world, we booked a full day tour of Johannesburg and Soweto …

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Driving on the Left, Robberg, and Plettenberg Bay

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This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series South Africa:While the first half of our trip was safaris and city, the second half was a relaxing drive across the southern coast of the western cape, in an area …

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Adventures Along The Garden Route

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This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series South Africa:After a great day kayaking and hiking around Plettenberg Bay, we drove towards our stop for the night, Mossel Bay. Along the way, we drove over some beautiful mountains …

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