11 Eco-friendly Places to Stay in the Eastern Cape

The Eastern Cape region stretches from Tsitsikamma in the South to the border of KwaZulu-Natal in the north and has an incredible 820 km stretch of coastline. The central and eastern part of the province is the traditional home of the Xhosa and is the birthplace of many prominent South African figures, such as Nelson Mandela, Oliver Tambo, Walter Sisulu, Govan Mbeki, Chris Hani, Thabo Mbeki and Steve […]

South Africa’s Weather and Climate

South Africa is a subtropical region, moderated by ocean on two sides of the triangle-shaped country and the altitude of the interior plateau. These account for the warm, temperate conditions so typical of South Africa – and so popular with its foreign visitors. The country is bordered on the west by the Atlantic Ocean and […]

Gaga for Gondwana Game Reserve

The lovetostay team is passionate about travel, exploring beautiful South Africa and protecting the environment for all. We recently packed the old faithful hi-techs and embarked on a spontaneous roadtrip to the Mossel Bay area, and more specifically, to visit one of our eco-friendly members, Gondwana Game Reserve. Prior to this trip the word “Gondwana” would make me think of the geological supercontinent. Post our stay, […]

Stay Green in the Overberg

Planning a holiday is always exciting, a new city to explore, plenty of time to soak up enough sunshine to last you the rest of the year and of course, the journey on the open road. The only speed bump seems to be whether you are making the smart, green choice about your destination. Now […]