Sun, 17 Jan 2016
I had never been to Africa before and my concerns were that it would be full of jostling people trying to sell trinkets. Perhaps the conditions would be rough and the hotels rudimentary. In the event Namibia was empty.
The Great South Africa Journey
Wed, 13 Jan 2016
The rhythm of the train is picking up pace and the first rays of the African sun are flickering through chinks in the curtains of this comfortable cabin on the Good Hope Express, the “Shongololo”. Through the window the new day brings a shining panorama of immaculate dark green citrus groves and...
Daring Drakensberg Walks
Tue, 12 Jan 2016
Stunning scenery, great company and the best food I’ve had on any Ramblers Worldwide Holidays trip. The walking was good and definitely up to standard, with a few surprises.
The Challenging Drakensberg Mountains
Mon, 06 Dec 2010
This was our first trip with Ramblers Worldwide Holidays, so we were not sure what to expect. We both walk regularly, but there are few serious hills in our area so walking in the Drakensberg Mountains was potentially challenging.
The Drakensberg Mountains
Tue, 06 Apr 2010
I recently returned from two weeks in the Drakensberg Mountains and it was an excellent holiday. Both hotels we stayed in are superb, set about 1,400m above sea level in spectacular mountain scenery.