Kwazulu Natal Game Parks

Posted by on Dec 13, 2018

Kwazulu Natal Game Parks

Day 1: 7 April We firstly travel along the N4 towards Middelburg, (coffee break) where we turn off towards Ermelo, where we will enjoy lunch. After lunch it is another 2 hours comfortable drive towards Piet Retief, where we will stay overnight at the Aloe Country Lodge Day 2: 8 April After a wonderful breakfast, we depart along the N2 route, towards Hluhluwe, where we check into the Hluhluwe River Lodge for the next 2 night’s stay. It’s a great base to explore the area...

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Pilanesberg

Posted by on Dec 13, 2018

Pilanesberg

Day 1: 21 April Depart as early as possible for your safari in Pilanesberg.  Enter the Pilanesberg National park and start your game viewing. Book into Manyane Camp around midday, enjoy lunch and depart for your late afternoon open vehicle game drive. Returning to Manyane for dinner. Day 2 : 22 April Wake up call early and a game drive in air conditioned vehicle until about 09h00. Back to Manyane for breakfast. Relax until lunch time, explore the Lodge OR enjoy more game...

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Olifants and Satara camps in the Kruger

Posted by on Dec 13, 2018

Olifants and Satara camps in the Kruger

Day 1: 10 March   As it is a long day ahead of us, we depart early morning  At either Belfast or Dullstroom we will stop for breakfast. Upon entering the park we start with the first day of game viewing towards the Olifants Rest Camp, where we will check in for the first three night’s stay. Dinners for the whole trip will either be prepared by your host, or taken at the restaurant.  Day 2/3 : 11 March & 12 March We will explore the areas to the north of Olifants and...

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The Karoo Explorer

Posted by on Dec 13, 2018

The Karoo Explorer

Day 1: 10 February Guest will be picked up from their homes, and transferred to OR Tambo airport. Depart on the domestic flight from Johannesburg to George, where your host will be waiting for you. Depart from the airport on a scenic drive towards Prince Albert. We travel over the scenic Outeniqua Mountains, through Oudshoorn and De Rust before arriving in the beautiful Prince Albert valley. Here we then check into our Guesthouse for the first 2 nights of stay. Day 2: 11...

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The Cutting Edges of Stained Glass

Posted by on Nov 30, 2018

The Cutting Edges of Stained Glass

For our last lecture this year, DARTS co-chair Joan Evans will delight us with a short history of glass: how it became used by humans and how recent it is that glass has become common in windows. She will give us examples of coloured glass used in homes and the method of assembling a stained glass window.  More examples from the Victorian period when the trend was stained glass doors. And we shall see some illustrations of Tiffany lamps.  Joan is a stained glass artist who...

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