Tag Archives: South Africa

Hit the Slopes and Go Sandboarding in Cape Town

Ever thought that donning a snowboard in board shorts and sunglasses enjoying balmy temperatures was impossible? Think again! Snowboards might be built for snow, but it’s not the only surface in which this multifaceted sporting device excels. That’s right, for … Click to read the full article

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Off the Beaten Track – Skiing Africa

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When I think of Africa, I think of soaring temperatures, deserts, and jungles, I would never have thought of grabbing my snow skis, board, and sled and heading to these locations, but rumor has it there are slopes in Africa … Click to read the full article

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The Best Caving Sites in the World

Caving is a fantastic and thrilling sport that requires you to be in an extremely good physical condition.  Cavers also have to be committed to conservational and ecological issues, as caves generally host a variety of ecological systems that should … Click to read the full article

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Beyond Kilimanjaro – Five of the Greatest Mountains in Africa

While we may love the idea of ascending Kilimanjaro, in recent years Africa’s tallest mountain peak has, let’s face it, became a little overexposed. Smooth gradients almost all the way to the top, and world-wide fame, attract climbers and hikers … Click to read the full article

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Experience Storm Chasing in South Africa

To experience nature in all of its raw fury is an event in itself, but to experience this extreme weather in a country filled with a raw beauty of its own, well that is exceptional.  The concept of storm chasing … Click to read the full article

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Extreme Sand Boarding

I’m sure you’ve heard of surfing. You’ve probably even heard of body boarding. But have you ever heard of sand boarding? Don’t worry, a lot of people haven’t either. This fun and dangerous extreme sport actually has a good reputation … Click to read the full article

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The World’s 10 Best Scuba Diving Locations

Scuba diving is a fantastic sport allowing you to travel the world and marvel at the wonders of life that are below the surface of water.  There are many different types of dives you could do, such as a depth … Click to read the full article

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Extreme Bungee Jumping

Bungee jumping requires bravery. After all, you are jumping head first off of a bridge and coming within 30 feet of the ground before being shot back up again. This continues several times until you lose momentum and stop. Most … Click to read the full article

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