best time to visit South Africa
Planning a trip to South Africa? Here’s the best time to visit

South Africa is a large diverse country with each region peaking at different times; here is our advice on the best time to visit South Africa.

South Africa Itinerary
Tips to help you construct your own South Africa itinerary

Trying to work out where to visit in South Africa? Here is our advice to help you construct the perfect South Africa itinerary.

Life in lockdown – New islands in our shrinking world

Journal from lockdown: finding unexpected opportunities in smaller and smaller islands of humanity.

Sharp Edge, Blencathra
Conquer knife-edge ridges on this exhilarating walk up Blencathra

How challenging are the ascents up Blencathra via Sharp Edge & Hall Fell Ridge? This article helps you assess if the walk is for you.

Enjoy a great day out kayaking or canoeing the River Wye

Navigate gently tumbling waters through wooden valleys and historic towns on a canoeing excursion on the River Wye.

Best walks in the Malvern Hills
Spend all day exploring the Malvern Hills on this magnificent walk

The best walks in the Malvern Hills - an 18 kilometre hike that traverses the ridge and ends in charming Ledbury.

Cotswolds circular walks
Explore the best of the Cotswolds on these six circular walks

Looking for pretty villages and rolling green hills? Then here's the best walks in the Cotswolds with downloadable maps and instructions.

Royal Natal National Park, Drakensberg Hikes
Visit the Royal Natal National Park for the best hiking in South Africa

These hikes explore the Drakensberg Amphitheatre, the second-highest falls in the world, a deep gorge, cool swimming spots and so much more.