Category: Garden Route

Springtime in Africa – Flowers, and Babies and Birds, Oh My!

Credit Nat Geo Wildlife

Spring has sprung in the African bush – and that means riotous flower displays in the Cape, shaky-legged babies in the wildlife parks, and all the seasonal birds flocking in to grab their very own piece of the African sun. It’s the perfect time to follow them.

Travelling is good for the soul, no matter the age on your passport

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Silver safari pro or toddling tot – travel is good for the soul. Go Touch Down Travel and Tours is here today to prove it! From broadened horizons to a chance to unwind, travel is what does the soul good. And the more, the better, as even noted psychologists have discovered.

Can you still be an adventure traveler in your 50’s? YES!

elder traveller

Adventure travel is one of the most exciting ways to see the world, yet in recent years it has attracted a cliquey type of elitism. Go Touch Down Travel and Tours are here to shatter those myths, especially for older travellers, and bring back the fun for everyone.

Adrenaline Rush on the Garden Route

Tsitsikamma Suspension Bridge

There may be no place on earth more conducive to heart-pounding thrills than South Africa’s Garden Route. Sandwiched between the Tsitsikamma Mountains and the Indian Ocean, the 300km stretch is not only a stunning masterpiece of nature, but also a dare devil’s dream. Shark cage diving, bungee jumping, crocodile cage diving, skydiving, paragliding, abseiling, sandboarding, black water tubing… you name it, you’ll find it.