A collection of 18 posts

  • Upcoming events in our area for November & December

    Kenton-on-Sea, along with the rest of the Sunshine Coast area, is always a hive of activity over the summer months. You'll find plenty of family friendly events to keep everyone busy while you're on holiday in our beautiful part of the world. Here is a quick look at the upcoming
  • Whale watching spots in South Africa

    Part 2 We all know Hermanus takes the number 1 spot for whale watching towns in South Africa, but where else can you see them? Let's find out: Local is lekker - Kenton-on-sea is lucky to have many beautiful beaches in the area that are perfect for whale watching. For
  • Best game reserves to visit near Kenton-on-sea

    It's no secret that the Eastern Cape is home to some of the finest game reserves in the country. Around Kenton-on-sea itself, you'll find several world class reserves within an hour's drive. Here's a break down of the finest: Sibuya Game ReserveSibuya is the only game reserve that is accessed
  • The Poor man's game drive - Kenton-on-Sea

    Are you visiting the area and looking for something to do that is budget friendly, family friendly and great fun? Why not try the Poor man's game drive? The Poor man's game drive is a public road that runs through and borders some of the biggest game reserves in the
  • Best Beach Resorts in South Africa

    Many people envision a safari when they think of Africa, but some of the world's most exclusive beach resorts can also be found along its coasts. Several possibilities are available if you want the ultimate in seclusion, leisure, and outdoor activity with immaculate white sand beaches beneath your feet. These
  • South Africa's best kept secrets - PART 2

    Today, we'll continue exploring small town SA by checking out some of the "Dorpies" in the Eastern Cape; HogsbackThought to be the inspiration for The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, Hogsback is surrounded by the ethereal beauty of misty mountains and forests with hidden waterfalls. The small village
  • The best destinations to visit in September

    Looking for your next travel destination for September? Here are some great options to consider: Barcelona Avoid the most hectic summer crowds but still enjoy amazing weather in September. There is also the annual Summer festival, La Mercé, which will be held between 23 & 26 September. You can expect
  • Why Kenton-on-Sea is the perfect spot for digital nomads

    Little old Kenton has much to offer the wondering soul. Being pretty much unknown among the global community, Kenton is a hidden gem just waiting to be discovered and enjoyed. Let's take a look at what it can offer you; #1 The beaches & riversThis is an obvious drawing point
  • Is being a digital nomad worth it?

    New nomads or people wanting to take the plunge and start their journey always ask the same question; Is being a nomad really worth it? And the answer isn't as simple as you might hope.. Yes and No. Like all lifestyles, there are good things and bad things about being
  • Packing for your next nomad journey

    When packing for extended trips, it can be difficult to decide on what to take and what to leave behind. Often, in the confusion, important things can be forgotten. So here are some helpful tips on how to simplify the packing process and make sure you have everything you need;
  • Frequently asked questions about traveling to South Africa

    So you're interested in a summer holiday on the South African coast but have some questions. How do you get to your destination from the airport? Will your Airbnb have a pet lion? (no, they wont). Will the locals understand English? All valid questions that we will attempt to answer
  • Living off the beaten path

    Life in Kenton-on-Sea Nicknamed the Barefoot Capital, our happy little village, tucked away between Two rivers and bordering the warm Indian Ocean, has all the charm and charisma that you would expect from a holiday destination. You'll enjoy the laid back lifestyle and friendly nature of the residents, most of
  • Welcome to the Eastern Cape

    The Eastern Cape, our home province, has much to offer any traveler. No matter what your interests are, there will no doubt be some activities that pique your interest. We have everything from pristine beaches, forest hikes or segway tours, a giant pineapple, whale watching, brewery tours, safari adventures, seaside
  • Digital nomad visa VS tourist visa

    The life of a digital nomad can be adventurous, fun and filled with wonderful memory making moments but there are down sides (not many though). For example, the task of arranging a visa for your next country can be a daunting process. Most countries have many visa options to choose

    With the popularity of the digital nomad lifestyle on the rise, many countries have sought to offer specialized visas in order to attract travelers. We've put together a list of some of the most popular countries and what they offer as well as countries who will soon be offering digital