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Wattlechop

Created on 17 June 2016. Posted in Accommodation

... to the Indigenous forest, making it a peacefull and exciting getaway. Only 80 km from East London, 110 km from Queenstown, and approximately 350 km from Port Elizabeth.  With Wattle Chop's beautiful ...

A Short History of Stutterheim

Created on 13 October 2015. Posted in Stories of the area

Stutterheim is situated at the foot of the Eastern slopes of the Kologha Mountains, a spur of the Amatola Range, in the area of the Eastern Cape formerly called British Kaffraria. Xhosa groups moved ...

Cyrtanthus

Created on 15 September 2015. Posted in Flora of the Escape Route

...  Members of the Cytanthus family are endemic to the southern and eastern parts of Africa and is represented in all nine provinces of South Africa, with the highest concentration of species occurring in ...

"Mountain of Healers"

Created on 15 September 2015. Posted in In the press

... Gubu Dam near Stutterheim in the Eastern Cape. It was named after St. Thomas Aquinas by the first missionaries. It must have had an older name. It was at a prestigious angling event at Gubu Dam recently ...

"3 ROMANTIC VALENTINE’S ESCAPES"

Created on 13 August 2015. Posted in In the press

... of the eastern Soutpansberg, it is an ideal base from which to explore the area. Alternatively, you can just chill together on the private deck or in the plunge pool with a bottle of bubbly and watch ...

Ultimate 4×4 Trails & Adventures in Eastern Cape

Created on 13 August 2015. Posted in In the press

... no better place for it. The 15 km of shifting dunes will keep you busy for at least three hours while grinning from ear to ear (if you don’t bog down for too long – make sure your recovery skills are exercised). ...

"Once upon a forest – Stutterheim in the Eastern Cape"

Created on 13 August 2015. Posted in In the press

... We all pull together here,” Di says of the Eastern Cape town that received international acclaim in the early 1990s – before apartheid was abolished – for building bridges and mending relations between ...

"South Africa's top Green Hotels"

Created on 13 August 2015. Posted in In the press

... Eastern Cape. On the property is also a nursery that goes indigenous bulbs and trees and stunning eco-furniture made from black wattle and Australian blue gum can be found throughout the lodge. Contact: ...

"Romantic Valentine's Escapes"

Created on 13 August 2015. Posted in In the press

... minutes) or walk from the Upper Cable Station. Fortunately your bags and cooler box will be waiting for you on arrival. – Fiona McIntosh 021 712 7471, www.tmnp.co.za 2. The Shire Ecolodge, Stutterheim, Eastern ...

"Flyfishing in the Eastern Cape Highlands"

Created on 13 August 2015. Posted in In the press

... took place at Gubu Dam, a sparkling stillwater cupped in the hands of the Amatola Mountain foothills near Stutterheim (an hour’s drive from East London). Intrigued by trout ever since, I have chased them ...

12 Amazing Facts about Amahlathi

Created on 19 May 2015. Posted in Stories of the area

... ast London to Queenstown. After the death of both parents, he left Cathcart to seek his fortune on the reef. Through hard work, he became a well known business man and industrialist in the then Transvaal.  ...

River Lily

Created on 15 December 2014. Posted in Flora of the Escape Route

... t is named after Peter MacOwan (1830-1909), English botanist and teacher who collected and studied plants extensively in the Eastern Cape. Out of all the crinum family the Crinum Macowenii is believed  ...

Wriggleswade Dam

Created on 29 September 2014. Posted in Activities

One of the Eastern Cape’s best hidden treasures, Wriggleswade Dam lies nestled between the rolling grasslands of the Amabele farming area. Stretching across 17km and covering 1000 hectares, this expanse ...

Gubu Dam

Created on 29 September 2014. Posted in Activities

... contact with the Stutterheim Trout Fishing Club and obtaining the necessary permits. At the North East end of the Dam is the Gubu Dam Caravan Park which has been established by the Department of Forestry. ...

Bird Watching

Created on 29 September 2014. Posted in Activities

... encompasses 5 different biomes. These biomes are Southern Mistbelt Forest, Amathole Montane and Mistbelt Grassland, Kei and Eastern Cape Escarpment Thicket. Each of theses boasts rare and endemic birds. ...

Sandile's Rest

Created on 18 September 2014. Posted in Accommodation

... reserve sits nestled at the foot of Mount Kemp. Only a short 20 km's from Stutterheim and one hour from East London and the Indian Ocean, Sandile's Rest offers the discerning traveler a delightful bre ...

Eagles Ridge Country House

Created on 18 September 2014. Posted in Accommodation

... keeps the restaurant warm during the cooler winter months and local and Eastern Cape art work adorn the walls. Most of the ceramics on display have been made by Free Wings Art Studio, located at Eagles ...

Hornbills Forest Getaway

Created on 18 September 2014. Posted in Accommodation

...  Situated outside the charming town of Stutterheim and a short drive from East London, Hornbills Forest Cottages is ideally located for a break from normality to something sublime.  Comprising two garde ...

Old Thomas River

Created on 18 September 2014. Posted in Accommodation

... s River Historical Village is a holiday destination not to missed, offering history, beauty, nature and fun filled days in the Eastern Cape.   * All information and images supplied by the establis ...