Thursday, June 21, 2018

Issue#22: Free Roaming the Eastern Cape (Reader’s Corner)

Justin Lawrence from Port Elizabeth: “My wife and I recently visited a farm near Steytlerville in the Eastern Cape. Our stay, however, was cut short due to a massive rainstorm. The following morning we...

Misty Mornings in Namibia

Misty Mornings in Namibia In August last year, Samuel Maree took a few mates through Namibia to Kaokoland. From Palmwag, the convoy headed west along Crowthers Trails and followed the riverbeds to Puros. “We came...

A Grand Landy Wedding in Greyton

Even though they’ve been mates for years, tech editor ‘Oom’ Ian Theron and resident rocket scientist, Schalk Verwey, officially became family when Ian’s son, Charl, married Schalk’s daughter, Leaan - a fairytale nuptial in...

Handy with a Lens (Issue#20)

HANDY WITH A LENS Keith Rooken-Smith from Caprivi River Lodge sent an e-mail with this impressive photo attached. It read: “Picked up a copy of the magazine and enjoyed the high-quality photos. I’ve attached a...

Lizzie on the Pontoon – Lloyd West

"I just picked up your magazine at OR Tambo Airport this week. Great read! Here is a picture of my wife, Kim and I with our Land Rover Defender 110 called ‘Lizzie’. We were...

Wild Coast, Wild Place – Brad Perks (Issue#18)

Wild Coast, wild place Brad Perks sent this image of a typical river crossing on the pristine Wild Coast on a track from Lupatana to the Mkweni River mouth, better known as ‘Little Goss’ to...

Student Wheels – Godfrey and Christine Krige (Issue#18)

Student wheels We recently ran into Godfrey and Christine Krige from Stellenbosch at the Last Ride of the Defender commemorative convoy. The newly-wed couple came out for a day’s drive in Godfrey’s 80-inch Series I...

At the End of the Rainbow – Heinri van Zyl

“Driving to work one morning after some heavy rains, I was rewarded with some stunning scenery and muddy roads. The picture was taken near Worcester in the Western Cape with my Sony Xperia Z3....

Anri’s First Wheels

Anri Labuschagne from Brackenfell, was a student with a Land Rover dream. Her dream was to own a Defender Tdi Pick-Up. Gateway Off-Road Centre in Wellington joined the search and convinced one of their clients to...

ISSUE 14: From across the Channel

“I came across your excellent magazine while waiting at OR Tambo for my flight home to England. I had just finished my sixth adventure to Namibia with six client carts. One article I found...