Author: Roseanna McBain

5 Veld getaways in Limpopo

by Roseanna McBain on 11 August 2016

Wake up to birdsong and enjoy your first cup of coffee as you watch wildlife wander past your doorstep. If this sounds up your alley, then the following 5 veld getaways in Limpopo are what you’ve been dreaming of! 1. Bateleur Nature Reserve Deep gorges and clear rock pools make Bateleur Nature Reserve an all-round winner for families … Continue reading “5 Veld getaways in Limpopo”

Experience the magic of Mpumalanga

by Roseanna McBain on 2 March 2016

Mpumalanga is a province known for cascading waterfalls, free-roaming wildlife, lush forests and adventure activities like ziplining and horse rides, making it a fairytale brought to life. With so much to see and do when you visit, here’s a photoblog round-up of some great ways to experience the best Mpumalanga has to offer! Adventure – Canopy Tours … Continue reading “Experience the magic of Mpumalanga”

5 of TravelGround’s Favourite Spa Stays in the Western Cape

by Roseanna McBain on 3 February 2016

With summer coming to a close and the romance of Valentine’s Day just around the corner, we’ve rounded up some of our favourite spa stays around South Africa. 1. O on Kloof Boutique Hotel & Spa, Cape Town Perfectly placed in the seaside oasis of  Bantry Bay, and close to several high-class restaurants, O on Kloof Boutique Hotel & Spa is … Continue reading “5 of TravelGround’s Favourite Spa Stays in the Western Cape”

8 Romantic Date Ideas – in Cape Town  

by Roseanna McBain on 29 January 2016

There are few things that beat the beauty of Cape Town, which is why if you’re looking for a way to spoil your partner, we’ve got several date ideas that we’re sure they’ll love! 1. Steam Train Ride  Meet Katie, a steam train beauty run by Atlantic Rail which traverses the route to Simon’s Town, as well as … Continue reading “8 Romantic Date Ideas – in Cape Town  “

6 Resorts Tailored for Family Fun

by Roseanna McBain on 20 January 2016

If you’re starting to plan your Easter holiday already, here are 6 resorts we love for their family fun atmosphere as well as their R&R options. Western Cape Club Mykonos Holiday Resort If seaside fun, donkey rides, cocktails and Grecian charm are what you’re after this summer, then Club Mykonos is your one-stop destination, set along … Continue reading “6 Resorts Tailored for Family Fun”

Photoblog – Living it up at Old Mac Daddy

by Roseanna McBain on 6 January 2016

Old Mac Daddy had a farm, and boy oh boy was it beautiful! With a man-made beach area to lounge beside as you’re sipping cocktails, to the tempting aromas drifting out to the pool from Brinny Breeze Restaurant, there’s something at this unique, luxury trailer park for everyone to enjoy. This photoblog takes you into the heart of … Continue reading “Photoblog – Living it up at Old Mac Daddy”

16 Travel Ideas for your 2016 Bucket List  

by Roseanna McBain on 31 December 2015

We can’t think of a better way to ring in 2016, than by creating a list of memorable activities and experiences to enjoy around South Africa in the new year – especially since South Africa has been chosen as one of the top adventure capitals of the world! Without further ado, here are our 2016 … Continue reading “16 Travel Ideas for your 2016 Bucket List  “

Fireside Favourites – 7 Braai Sides You’ll Love

by Roseanna McBain on 15 December 2015

Summer is upon us, and with it comes outdoor adventures, heading to blue flag beaches, entertaining the kids at water parks, and of course, enjoying time with friends and family around a braai fire. If you’re tired of coal-cooked mielies, sousboontjies and garlic bread being served yet again, check out this list of fireside favourite … Continue reading “Fireside Favourites – 7 Braai Sides You’ll Love”