Garden Route

To truly experience the magnificence of this area, you need to see it in its raw beauty. It’s an area that keeps attracting many locals and foreigners alike. Its tannin rivers develop in the mountains which form the backdrop of the coast. These rivers flow through patchworks of remaining indigenous forest, some making their way into lakes, estuaries and finally cutting across the golden beach sands to meet the Indian Ocean.

Western Cape
Elephant Walk
It’s the end of year school holidays, and the Garden Route is teeming with visitors – Gautengers escaping urbanism and Capetonians escaping other inlanders who’ve overtaken Cape Town. Yet, even with all the additional temporary residents, it’s still possible to find Eden on the Garden Route. My most recent visit […]

Evading holidaymakers on the Garden Route