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Nelspruit – Kaapsehoop – Waterval Boven

Nelspruit – Kaapsehoop – Waterval Boven

I was reading through a few news articles on the internet.  In one article, the writer quoted Benjamin Franklin:   “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes”.  Suddenly it felt like my head was cast in cold dark concrete.  The water I...
Nelspruit – Sabie – Pilgrims Rest & Potholes

Nelspruit – Sabie – Pilgrims Rest & Potholes

I grew up in Nelspruit.  Living in Nelspruit is probably like living in Cape Town – every holiday, family would come visit us.  My parents would entertain them and take them on day trips to the Kruger and all the places the family liked.  My personal favourite was...
Barberton – Msauli – Machado – Boven

Barberton – Msauli – Machado – Boven

The Lowveld is an area rich in gold, history, culture and much more.  The Lowveld is like a mine of awesomeness.  Our soil holds many secrets.  If these rocks would speak..  and  I am not only referring to the rocks at the soccer ball water tank, or the rocks at the...
Mariepskop – What an incredible place!

Mariepskop – What an incredible place!

Sunday was one of those hot and humid mornings.    I opened the air-conditioned bedroom’s door and WHAM, walked into a convection oven living room, ready to casserole me into a juicy piece of meat.  I knew it, it was time to ride the bike! We packed the topboxes of...
Using offline maps on your mobile

Using offline maps on your mobile

No Cell Service for navigation? Using your phone as a GPS is the big one and for a good reason. The reality is, you can use your phone anywhere in the world and still get your GPS location as well as maps, even when you don’t have cell service. And it doesn’t use...
Using Google Maps for planning and sharing your route

Using Google Maps for planning and sharing your route

Google Maps is free and you can do all your planning in one place, online I plan my route on Google maps, it saves me a great deal of time and allows me to access my customised maps from my mobile phone anywhere I want. Read more about: A guide to using Google Maps...
Comfort of a Camping Chair on your ADV trip

Comfort of a Camping Chair on your ADV trip

Comfort of a Camping Chair Packing a small camping chair is never a bad idea. After many adventures over the years, I’ve come up with a list that helps me pack the essentials I need, and a camping chair is a ‘must’ items on my list. Small, three...
Best Way To Fasten Most Things To Your Adventure Bike.

Best Way To Fasten Most Things To Your Adventure Bike.

Make sure your camping gear is strapped or locked to your motorcycle in a way that it can’t accidentally fall out of place! Losing gear and equipment can be expensive and dangerous if it comes loose while riding in the bundus. Using Mountain-bike bicycle...
Mounting your mobile-phone on your adventure bike.

Mounting your mobile-phone on your adventure bike.

Mount your mobile -phone to your adventure bike for the best navigation experience I found that RAM Mounts provides the most reliable and most durable mounts available for all your motorcycle accessories. Quit worrying about your phone falling out of your pocket, the...
Use your Smartphone For Navigation When Riding A Bike

Use your Smartphone For Navigation When Riding A Bike

The best GPS could be the one you already own… Chances are, you don’t need to buy a GPS. You already have one. Assisted GPS – is a faster and a more accurate way of figuring out exactly where you are, the smart phone’s GPS works perfectly well. When your adventures...