FNB Limpopo Wine Show 2014


FNB Limpopo Wine Show


Date: 24 & 25 July 2014
Location: Polokwane
Price R130 per person, per night
Category: Festival

This year, the FNB Limpopo Wine Show will once again be coming to Polokwane, and with 7 years of experience behind them, the organisers promise that the seventh annual Limpopo Wine Show will not disappoint! Continue reading

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7 Action-Packed Child-Friendly Accommodations

child-friendly accommodationIt goes without saying that adults and children have different needs when it comes to holidays. While grown-ups are content with a view and a glass of wine, children often want to be entertained. Between farm animals, jungle gyms, horse-riding and tennis, these establishments will do just that! Continue reading

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3 Great Reasons to Go on Safari in Winter

elephants on winter game drive, Sleeping-OUTAfrica and wild life are almost inextricable entities, and where game viewing and safaris are concerned, South Africa definitely does the continent proud. Furthermore, South Africa’s safari destinations put a new spin on winter. Finally there is something to look forward to in the cold months between May and August! Continue reading

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Gravity Adventure Festival 2014


Gravity Adventure Festival Kogelberg Reserve


Date: August 2014, TBC
Location: Kleinmond and Surrounds
Category: Adventure Sport Festival

The Gravity Adventure Festival 2014 is set to be the best yet. About to celebrate its 14th year, the festival organisers have had lots time to fine tune the event. In its essence though, it hasn’t changed much at all. Continue reading

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A Holiday in the Sun | A Short Guide to Mozambique

Mozambican coastline -Sleeping-OUTIt is perfectly understandable that contemplating South Africa’s winter should fill you with dread. The Western Cape becomes a damp, grey squib, while the Highveld’s icy temperatures go straight to the bone. Mozambique, on the other hand, with its post-card pretty beaches of white sand, coconut trees and turquoise ocean offers an idyllic escape, and one which is entirely attainable. Continue reading

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9 of South Africa’s Best Markets

Markets in South AfricaIn South Africa, markets come in all manner of guises, from foodie-focused affairs to fresh produce and design-orientated dos. Here is our selection of the country’s most well-established markets – all of which have a local-is-lekker attitude and promise a chilled morning (or afternoon or evening) of shopping, browsing and munching. Continue reading

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Things to Do on Route 62

Route 62 South Africa - Sleeping-OUTThe South African version of Route 62 is a scenic, ambling trajectory which follows the regional road called Route 62 from Montagu in the Western Cape to Humansdorp in the Eastern Cape. The tourist route is slightly longer and provides a quieter and far more absorbing trip than the N2 national highway. Continue reading

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Win with Protea Hotel Hluhluwe & Safaris

Protea Hotel Hluhluwe & Safari - Sleeping-OUT competitionAre you longing to immerse yourself in the African bush, but uncomfortable with the idea of camping in the wild? If this is you, the Protea Hotel Hluhluwe & Safaris is just the answer. This luxurious hotel offers all the city ‘extras’ in a peaceful, bush setting. Continue reading

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10 Things to love about camping in the Cederberg

camping in the CederbergIn a stunning landscape like the Cederberg, where rock formations intrigue and the freshness of the air gives you an oxygen kick, it’s not hard to see why its such a popular destination. When it comes to camping though, the jury is still out for many people. However, when you combine the magic of the Cederberg with the slow pace and self-reliance that comes with camping, you get an experience that’s difficult to match. Continue reading

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Last-Minute Accommodation Options: Easter Edition

colourful flowersBetween all the long weekends, April really is a jack pot month – unless you’ve left your accommodation planning to the last minute. If you’re in a stressed-out tail spin trying to find last-minute accommodation*, you need this list of establishments that still have availability around the country! Continue reading

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