Monthly Archives: September 2014

Unspoilt beauty and bountiful in nature, The Goukamma Nature reserve!

Far away from the madding crowds is one of the Garden Route’s best kept secrets. Long kept under wraps, this gentle and serene protected coastal reserve is guaranteed … Continue reading

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Watching the “Right” whale!

Every year southern right whales migrate from their icy feeding grounds off Antarctica to warmer climates, reaching South Africa in June. The coastal waters teem with the giant … Continue reading

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South African “Tree of the year, 2014” the White ironwood (Vespris lanceolata)

Phantom Forest eco lodge and reserve celebrates Arbor month in highlighting the “Alternate tree of the year” for 2014, the White ironwood. (Vespris lanceolata)

What a lovely underrated shrub … Continue reading

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