Getting to know our restios
Laat die biesies bewe! Restios are reed-like plants that are found mostly in the Western Cape. A revised edition of Restios of the Fynbos sheds light on these plants.
Must-have field guides
Wild reviews three field guides that offer valuable information about wildlife, birds and the places that we love.
On Track by Chris and Mathilde Stuart
This compact ID guide to animal tracks in Southern and East Africa will fit neatly into your pocket.
Game for Anything extract
In Game for Anything Nikki Meyer recounts how she came to live and work in the Kruger National Park.
More Back-Road 4x4 Trips by Mariëlle Renssen, MapStudio, 2012
Off-road enthusiasts will thoroughly enjoy this book, the sequel to Our Top 4x4 Routes, also by MapStudio.
Game for Anything by Nikki Meyer
This heartwarming book recounts the adventures of Nikki Meyer as she goes from being a city girl to discovering the magic of the bush. Her story starts in Botswana, but eventually the journey takes her to the Kruger National Park and a lifelong dream is realised.
InfoMap: Kgalagadi, Kruger and Richtersveld maps
InfoMap has published three updated maps for park lovers heading for an adventure in our iconic parks. The three maps include the Kgalagadi, Kruger and Richtersveld National Parks – maps to help you plan your trip and find your way...
Irresistible attraction of our wild places
What a feast of colours and textures! Surely there can’t be a better gift for South Africans, especially those who are living abroad, or for visitors to this country, than the latest coffee table book by the well-known Van den Berg shutterbug family. Whether this is your home country, or whether you are discovering it for the first time, the photos are heart-rending and affect you on an emotional level.
Journey from Darkness by Gareth Crocker and Llewellyn Crocker
Starting in London in the 1900s, Journey from Darkness is far removed from the African setting that awaits the two main characters.
Map guides: Table Mountain and Lion's Head
Tony Lourens of Blue Mountain Publishers has spent many hours exploring Table Mountain and is the author of Table Mountain Classics, a book that’s filled with everything you need to know about South Africa’s iconic mountain. Blue Mountain Publishers have now brought out handy map guides for Table Mountain and Lion’s Head.