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

The Best Day Hiker’s Checklist

By |2019-05-13T14:14:31+00:00February 4th, 2019|Hiking Trails in Mpumalanga|

A helpful checklist is the best way to kick start any adventure, especially is it is your first time hiking. There is a big difference between enjoying a day hike in Mpumalanga and signing up for a few days of walking, so when planning your trip, you need a checklist suitable for your needs.

Walking Might Well Be the Best Form of Exercise

By |2019-05-13T14:14:36+00:00January 10th, 2019|Hiking Trails|

They say that the key to a successful life is to keep moving forward. We say the key to a happy, healthy life is to take a long walk whenever you can. Walking has for the longest time been considered one of the best ways to stay fit and healthy. But very few

Things to Know Before You Go Hiking

By |2019-05-13T14:14:39+00:00December 20th, 2018|Hiking Trails, Hiking Trails in Mpumalanga|

Things to Know Before You Go Hiking Hiking in Mpumalanga is one of the most exciting things you can do on the weekend or as a mini break away from the city. At Bermanzi, we have made a name for ourselves as the top hiking destination in Mpumalanga. We have three fantastic

What to do when caught out in a storm?

By |2019-05-14T12:46:38+00:00December 5th, 2018|Hiking Trails, Hiking Trails in Mpumalanga, Self-Catering Accommodation in Mpumalanga|

When hiking in Mpumalanga during the summer, there is a good chance that the afternoons will end with a blissful summer thunderstorm. Our province is well known for its exceptionally hot and humid summer months. And we are also known for our storms that seem to blow up out of nowhere, shower down and then

Make Bermanzi your Summer Holiday Destination

By |2019-05-13T14:14:49+00:00September 2nd, 2018|Hiking Trails, Hiking Trails in Mpumalanga|

Summers spent in the province of the rising sun are unlike anything else. The days are warm, the sun is always bright, and nature is calling you to go exploring! Bermanzi offers guests the perfect weekend retreat, a quiet place in the mountains, away from the suffocating heat of the city. When

A Guide to Hiking Etiquette: Part 2

By |2019-01-16T07:44:18+00:00August 31st, 2018|Hiking Trails, Hiking Trails in Mpumalanga|

A Guide to Hiking Etiquette: Part 2 Bermanzi is fast becoming one of Mpumalanga’s top hiking destinations and for a very good reason. With three trails and landscapes filled with stunning scenery, this is every hiker's paradise. As a more remote location for hiking in Mpumalanga, Bermanzi is ideal for anyone looking

Staying Healthy and Hydrated When Hiking in Mpumalanga

By |2019-01-16T07:44:24+00:00July 31st, 2018|Hiking Trails, Hiking Trails in Mpumalanga|

Staying Healthy and Hydrated When Hiking in Mpumalanga To make the most of your hiking experience, eating the right kinds of foods and staying hydrated is of the utmost importance! It can be all too easy to become dehydrated and start suffering from otherwise avoidable heat-related illnesses when you plan ahead.When working up a