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Travel

Wellness in the wilds: top spots for yoga

With a list of benefits as long as the Orange River, yoga has been a philosophy rooted in a culture of health and well-being. Besides the physical benefits, it helps lower stress levels, improve your mood and can even boost your self-confidence — especially when you unfurl your mat in nature.

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Inspiration

A stay like none: retro rondavels

There are few accommodation options more authentically African than the rondavel. No frills, just charm. A night in one of these traditional circular cottages, topped with thatch or sheets of corrugated iron, conjurs up dreams of yesteryear — along with one of the most unique and affordable nights you could imagine in South Africa’s wild places.

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Camping

iMfolozi Wilderness Trail trip report

One Wild Card member received the trip of a lifetime from Cape Union Mart: to accompany Year in the Wild’s Scott Ramsay on a five-day trek along the iMfolozi Wilderness Primitive Trail. Read about their unforgettable experience.

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Camping

Wildest places to sleep

Where’s the wildest place that you’ve camped? We’ve come up with a few of our favourite wild camping spots that offer you a chance to get close to nature in some very interesting and beautiful places!

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