We wanted to go climbing. Meret, before agreeing to take the assignment in South Africa, checked options and one of the really promising ones was Waterval-Boven. It is well known spot with great rock with loads of sport routes. In addition it’s only 2h30min drive from Johannesburg airport and is quite close to Kruger national […]Read More Climbing in Waterval-Boven
Long time ago when I visited Ghana I wanted badly to go and see the big, exotic animals. At that time it was not really possible, but here there is this huge national park – Kruger, established in 1898 or so that covers the area of a small country. It’s 350km long and 50km or […]Read More South Africa’s Safari experience
We didn’t necessarily want to spend two days in a row driving a truck and watching animals (separate post, once the pictures get uploaded), we also wanted to see two different places, but going back to Boven wasn’t a great idea, since it’s a 3h30min drive. Hence in between Safari days we decided to visit […]Read More Blyde River Canyon
Meret got a work contract for a month and a half in Cape Town, we figured I could visit her for around a week of her work plus another week of vacation. The first days I have been spending in Cape Town and around. Table Mountain on Thursday First of all everyone says how dangerous […]Read More Cape Town (and surroundings)
Rocklands is apparently one of the best known bouldering areas in the world, myself being a strong and known boulder (NO!) was excited. I was indeed excited cause there is also quite a bit of sport climbing in the area, which is very good. There is also tons of potential for new routes. If you […]Read More Woohoo ! Rocklands !