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Welcome to the Kaleidoscope South Africa Blog. Your adventure in Africa starts here.

We have been in your place. Wondering when is the best time to travel to South Africa, what I should bring or how is the best way to know the country … For all these reasons and more, and from our own experience, we want to share with you, in this South Africa blog, all our tips and useful information for your tour throuth the country.

We are gonna try to explain everything. From what different activities you can do in Kruger or the garden route, to what NGOs you can visit to learn more about the development of the communities, environmental education for the  change and to collaborate. Not forgetting details such as visas, vaccinations or what clothing suits better for a safari.

And if you miss something in the blog or have further doubts, don´t hesitate to contact us and we will solve it in the best possible way.  Your planning starts here and together we will create the trip of your dreams to this incredible country.

We hope you find inspiration in this blog and that we can help you create your best route through South Africa. We are in love with this country and we hope it is reflected in these posts and words. See you soon, and have a warm hug from the heart of the savanna.

first impressions Where and how do I start to describe our lovely stay at Sausage Tree Safari Camp? I was very excited to spend the night in a tent, in the middle of the bush, which for me is the closest way to experience the savanna, and it was an...

Primeras impresiones Dónde y cómo empiezo a describir nuestra fabulosa estancia en Sausage Tree Safari Camp? Yo personalmente, estaba deseando pasar la noche en una tienda de campaña en medio de la sabana. Para mi es la forma más cercana de experimentar su naturaleza. Y...

La ruta del vino más larga del mundo está en Sudáfrica Quizás lo sepas ya, pero por si acaso te lo cuento, Sudáfrica es una gran productora de vino, y buenos además. Lo que seguro no sabías es que de hecho en este país existe la ruta continuada...

Cape Town, what a wonderful place Both locals and travellers agree. Cape Town is wonderful and no wonder that its population is so international. it´s a fact that many people from other countries around the world decide to settle here. It is incredibly beautiful and the...

Ciudad del Cabo, una maravilla de lugar. Tanto locales como viajeros coinciden. Ciudad del Cabo es una maravilla y no es de extrañar que su población sea tan internacional. Y es que mucha gente de otros paises de todo el mundo decide establecerse aquí. Es...

Deciding when to come to South Africa and what to bring with you are the most frequent questions I hear when someone it´s planning to come. Don't panic, it's totally normal. That's why I'm going to advise you with couple of tips, that I'm sure...

Choose your ideal safari By car, on foot, by balloon or on horseback, as you choose to do. but do it, Safaris are a unique and unforgettable experience. And doing it at least once in a lifetime is a great story to remember and tell...

What is Karoo and where it is? Not everything is savannah and safaris in South Africa, and that is precisely the charm of the South African kaleidoscope. There are also rain forest, mountains where it occasionally snows and semi-desert climates and landscapes. The latter defines the...