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A Beginners Guide to Parkrun South Africa

by Cea Swart on 20 September 2018

It’s 08:00 on a Saturday and while you’re still hiding under the covers, 161 locations fill with runners, walkers, dogs and children, all with one thing in common: starting their day with a five-kilometre parkrun. Parkrunday, previously known as ‘Saturday’, has become the ultimate event to join! Parkrun organises free running events around the world … Continue reading “A Beginners Guide to Parkrun South Africa”

Farm Getaways around Gauteng

by Nanje Lourens on 13 September 2018

Whether you’re parents with children looking to spend some quality time together as a family, a couple in need of a tranquil escape from the city, or a group of friends wanting to get away for the weekend, a farm getaway is just what you need! Just imagine waking up to nothing but the sound … Continue reading “Farm Getaways around Gauteng”

TravelGround’s Guide to Memorable Mexican Merriment in SA

by Hennely Nel on 6 September 2018

Hola, amigos! Spring has finally arrived after a long, cold winter and it’s time to get festive. Mexican cuisine is without a doubt flavoursome, and delicious, and these culinary wizards are, of course, also the founders of the ever popular guacamole ─ we can’t thank them enough for that! With its tradition of spicy tacos, … Continue reading “TravelGround’s Guide to Memorable Mexican Merriment in SA”

Put a Spring in your Step: A dozen Flower Festivals

by Adriëtte le Roux on 30 August 2018

It’s here! It’s here! Spring is back and better than ever after the much needed downpour. Right across South Africa, veld, forest and fynbos are getting dressed in their bloomin’ best to brighten up your days. TravelGround has rounded up a dozen festivals (and pretty stays) where flower power is being celebrated August through November. … Continue reading “Put a Spring in your Step: A dozen Flower Festivals”