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Why the day hiker is more at risk

By |2020-05-21T10:28:01+00:00May 20th, 2020|Hiking Trails in Mpumalanga|

With money soon to be limited, week long hiking in Mpumalanga is bound to become a little more difficult to plan or budget for. So, many hikers are going to have to settle for a day hike to indulge their favourite hobby. Day hikers are considered to be the more at risk group, often

Go hiking without leaving your home

By |2020-05-06T06:32:05+00:00April 6th, 2020|Hiking Trails in Mpumalanga|

COVID-19 is forcing all of us to be creative in the way that we spend our time. We all like to get outdoors from time to time, but with the lockdown firmly in place for the foreseeable future, we hikers have to look for other ways to get our hiking fix! For many hikers,

How to make the most of your time in the great outdoors

By |2019-12-09T06:59:15+00:00November 9th, 2019|Hiking Trails|

When was the last time you picked up a travel magazine, or browsed pictures of South Africa online, and simply marvelled at the exquisite beauty of our country?  From the gorgeous mountains of the Drakensberg and the green midlands of Kwa-Zulu Natal to the lush coastline and its gorgeous blue waves, it is difficult

Other Must-Visit Hiking Trails in Mpumalanga

By |2019-11-13T08:50:18+00:00October 13th, 2019|Hiking Trails in Mpumalanga|

How often do you get to go outdoors for a weekend and simply soak in the astounding beauty that surrounds those of us living in South Africa? The answer is probably not as much as you’d like to. Mpumalanga is the dream local tourist destination. Drawing in visitors from the cities as well as

Hard vs. Soft Soled Hiking Boots

By |2019-11-13T08:38:11+00:00September 30th, 2019|Hiking Trails in Mpumalanga|

Ever wondered exactly what makes certain hiking boot brands differ from the next? It’s not the colour, the laces or the materials; it’s the soles. The biggest decision you have to make when planning a hike is the type of shoes you intend on wearing. The right shoe can make your hiking experience feel

Should you swap your Hiking Boots for Sandals?

By |2019-07-24T07:22:35+00:00July 24th, 2019|Hiking Trails|

Barefoot walking seems to be all the rage lately. When hiking in Mpumalanga, you can so easily be tempted to kick off your shoes and sink your toes into the lush green grass that our escapement is famous for. But when hitting those tougher hiking trails, the right footwear is a must, and sadly,

Stop and Smell the Roses: Why hiking in Mpumalanga can become your happy place

By |2019-07-08T06:44:32+00:00June 8th, 2019|Hiking Trails|

Hiking in Mpumalanga is one of the best ways to unwind, forget about your day to day stress and come back to yourself, especially after times of trouble. There are many healthy reasons why you should take the time to stop and smell the roses while hiking, and why you should make time to

Tips for Comfortable Hiking in Winter

By |2019-06-10T12:40:18+00:00May 10th, 2019|Hiking Trails|

Winter has seemingly crept in overnight but that shouldn’t stop you from embarking on a wonderful hiking experience while staying at our warm and cosy self-catering accommodation in Mpumalanga. For many hikers, the weather is hardly something that will put them off of their favourite pastime. Both summer and winter hiking requires some planning

First time hiking? This is how to get started!

By |2019-05-13T14:14:20+00:00April 7th, 2019|Hiking Trails|

Hiking is one of those hobbies that truly never grow old. At Bermanzi, we have a number of beautiful hiking trails for guests to enjoy, and our self-catering accommodation in Mpumalanga is the perfect setting in which to start hiking. Every hiking trail in South Africa offers something new and unique for those walking

See the Night Skies

By |2019-05-13T14:14:26+00:00March 8th, 2019|Hiking Trails|

See the Night Skies The stars and constellations have been an inspiration behind many San hunting stories and legends.  When staying at Bermanzi and spending your weekend hiking in Mpumalanga, bring along your telescope and spend the nights searching the skies see the constellations that had our ancestors so inspired. These days, seeing unpolluted