Carla de Fondaumiere shares her secret escapes in this idyllic West Coast town
Summer is when Langebaan lagoon really comes alive, says Carla de Fondaumiere, who with husband Marc has a holiday house on the edge of this West Coast gem. But they and their kids Chloe, 12 and Alexander, 7 go there whenever they can. It’s in a part of Langebaan on the beach to the north that’s fast becoming a bit of a litt
Our pick of spots to escape to during the colder months
The best way to capitalise on the cold weather during the chilly season is to head off somewhere charming for a few days to reconnect with yourself and indulge in a good book, great wine and a breathtaking view.
We've selected 10 winter-friendly escapes around South Africa that'll appeal to all sorts of travellers, from bush lovers and country mice to urban sorts and even beach enthusiasts.
shambala zulu camp
WHERE: Shambala Private Game Reserve, Vaalwater, Limpopo, 011-292-6030
WHY WE LOVE IT: With its rare abundance of water, green veld and diverse species, Shambala is the ultimate African paradise. The Zulu-