Beat the boredom! This is a running list of all the ways we can think of to entertain the kids at home. Especially on rainy days, it’s sometimes hard to come up with creative ideas for activities that keep the kids busy while you catch up on some home organising. Or perhaps you are looking … Continue Reading about 100 Rainy Day Things to Do at Home
At the Two Oceans Aquarium our kids ran wild. They had the opportunity to see fascinating marine animals, real close, and we could not keep them still for a second. From the minute they walked in, their eyes were agog!
If you are ever in the Plett area with your family – especially if it’s hot – you have to visit Adventure Land water park. The park is centrally situated along the Garden Route between Plettenberg Bay and Knysna, just 3km from Garden of Eden.
The Cango Wildlife Ranch offers far more than the average zoo. We recently went to Oudtshoorn while staying in Mossel Bay for a short holiday and spent the day at the ranch. It wasn’t the cheapest outing we’ve had as a family, but we all loved the experience and it was definitely worth it.
A very popular family outing near Somerset West is Monkey Town Primate Centre. This wildlife centre for monkeys and apes has more than 230 animals and 28 different exotic species including Tammy, Ruby, and Sunny, their famous chimp sisters.
Kids love animals, especially real, live creatures. Above all when seen up close and personal. Hannah, our four-year-old, often delights in running up to us crying “Mommy, Daddy, look what I found!”, a sun-bright smile across her face. By now we’ve learnt to expect some form of crawling creature, her favourite being shongololos. Georgia, our … Continue Reading about Kids on Safari
Have you ever flown in a balloon? It’s one of the most amazing experiences you can have. Listening to the roar of the burner as you take off on a pre-dawn flight and then soaring high above the ground, yet low enough to see everything below.