Entries in south africa (22)

Monday
May092016

The World's Greatest Road Trips

There’s still something very mythical and romantic about a road trip. The spontaneity, the adventure or simply the endless conversation and banter with those dear to us, the whole idea of road trips will always hold a soft spot in our souls. Here, then, are some of the very best you can partake in.

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Thursday
Mar312016

The 5 Cities You Never Considered Visiting

Everyone knows about London, New York, Paris, Rome, Los Angeles, Sydney and even Hong Kong as great places to get away for a city break. Only trouble is, if everyone knows about them, it could be a bit crowded, a bit touristy and a bit clichéd.

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Friday
Mar112016

Rhino Poaching Has Repuslive Record Year

As one of the poster children for world animal conservation, the Rhino gets plenty of attention and plenty of column inches. But how much real help? How much real progress to protect it? Well, new figures published recently by the IUCN tell a chilling story.

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Monday
Feb012016

An Introduction To The Zulu

Travelling is more than just self-formation; it’s about meeting others and the different forms of exchange and interaction that ensues. What draws you to a place may be the fantastic sights, but what keeps you there, brings you back and remains forever in your memory is the people.

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Wednesday
Jun112014

Stay tuned with Nature 

Tomorrow morning, you can have your first sip of coffee in the middle of a tropical rainforest: it is the miracle of naturesoundmap.com

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Monday
Mar102014

Volunteer Photo of the Week: Brydie Adams

Brydie Adams captured this lush landscape whilst on the South Africa Experience project. The wide shot captures a small lodging in the vicinity of a moss ridden mountain looming in the background.

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Thursday
Jun062013

The power of pink - unusual accessorising in an attempt to save rhino horn

Some creative thinking has gone into this latest scheme to try and protect the rhinos of South Africa, and the outcome has resulted in some pretty stylish looking rhinoceros roaming the grasslands of a private game reserve.

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Tuesday
Mar192013

Volunteer photo of the week: Jilly Dickinson

This excellent photograph was taken by volunteer Jilly Dickinson on Frontier's South Africa Safari Field Guide 6 month Internship.

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Monday
Feb042013

Volunteer of the week: Anna Harrison

This week's photo comes from Anna Harrison who took part in Frontier's South Africa Safari Field Guide 6 month internship.

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Wednesday
Jan232013

Bucket List: Charlie Outhwaite - Research Intern

Charlie Outhwaite is currently one of Frontier London HQ's Research and Development Interns. Here's her top 5 list of what to do in her lifetime! 

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Wednesday
Jan162013

Because you only live once

If you are in a rush and only have a short amount of time but still have the travel bug and fancy something a little different then Frontier have a wide range of trips ranging from a week to only a couple of days.

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Monday
Jan072013

Volunteer photo of the week: Kerri Dobson 

This week we've chosen this David Attenborough, 'Africa' inspired shot from volunteer Kerri Dobson. Kerri volunteered on Frontier's South Africa Field Guide Cource (Kruger) and took some amazing photographs whilst out there!

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Monday
Dec242012

Volunteer photo of the week: Clare Smith

Another great shot this week from volunteer Clare Smith who took part in Frontier's South Africa Field Guide Course (Port Elizabeth).

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Tuesday
Nov272012

Top 5: South Africa Experiences

Picking just five experiences from a country as multi-faceted and fun-filled as South Africa is a bit like being asked to choose which powers you would have if you were a superhero...You’d want them to be memorable, cool, a little bit weird, and preferably require you to wear a caped costume. Taking these criteria into consideration, here are a few ideas for making your time here pretty damn super...

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Monday
Oct292012

Volunteer Photo of the Week

Every Monday we do our best to distract you from your back-to-work blues by bringing you a Volunteer Photo of the Week, and as it's the end of the month, we're asking you to vote for your favourite from October over on the Frontier Official Facebook page. This week's winner was taken by Adam Brierley on Frontier's South Africa Wildlife Conservation Volunteer project earlier this year.

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