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It’s not a U-Boat!

A snorkel is one of those things every off-roader wants on their vehicle, it just looks so cool, also known as a raised air intake it does just that, allowing the engine to breathe cooler cleaner air when travelling in dusty conditions as well as improving your vehicles wading depth when traversing water or crossing rivers.

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Dogs & Road Trips

Well one only has to look for accommodation especially of the self catering variety to note the plethora of pet friendly options available !

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Among the Aloes

Sunday was a perfect winters day and we felt like getting out of Jozi,we had heard about the Aloe Farm from friends

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To bribe or not to bribe at border posts

That is a very popular question that was asked to me so many times in the past. The mere thought of going through a border post in Africa is one of these things that sends a shivering along the spine of most people. It is interesting how border posts can have a specific culture and how that can change from …

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The Mini Kitchen

This “little” kitchen is suitable for a hike or a random “out of the blue” road- trip that may involve a few stopovers and some camping,it can be packed into a small container for a road-trip or a rucksack when hiking. A good hot meal can be extremely satisfying and provide warmth and much needed energy.Regardless of the purpose of …

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Choosing a Multi-Tool

Given the price of the average Multi –Tool choosing one should be done with some caution,there are a few reputable brands available and one should avoid the cheaper “no name” versions as they tend not to go the distance.