Karoo

Lekker, boys!

HENRY JONKER and his two sons, LIAN and JEAN, are never satisfied with doing the ‘mainstream’ thing. Adventure is in this trio’s blood, and they are always searching for places off the beaten track. Recently, they discovered yet another gem – this time in the Karoo.

Hitting the great karoo’s back roads

Plains with views for days, white fleece clouds patterned against a bluer than blue sky, and the light from a million stars. After fifteen days and almost 3 000km taking in these Karoo sights, Maryke Roberts declares this the perfect breakaway to clear your head.

Holy Grail Of Gravel

The Swartberg Pass is for many South Africans the rubicon of gravel road passes. There is an allure and a mystique around this old pass,