So – How DO People In The Townships Feel About Tourism?

My friend Nando Padros has travelled through Europe, South America, Asia and Africa on his bicycle, doing what he can to help some of the people he meets along the way (read about him – and help his cause –…

So What Really Does Set A Guest House Apart?

When I wrote some weeks ago about Jauckie Viljoen’s Back Road Safaris (A New Way of Touring),  I complained about the blandness, the sameness of so many of the guest houses I’ve seen… And, of course, this lead to the…

Who Guides the Guides?

Who Guides the Guides Pressure of work last week forced me to cancel an appointment I was really looking forward to – and it was one of the biggest disappointments I’ve had in a long time. I’d been invited by…