Ever wondered what an overland journey entails for an expert? Renowned travel writer Philip Briggs ponders his past journeys, favourite travel items, top tips for aspiring authors and more.
Many of us dream of criss-crossing the continent and sitting around the campfire every night. For a small group of people these dreams are daily life. Photographer Heinrich van den Berg reflects on travelling the remote parts of Africa.
It’s hard not to sleep well out in the bush, but a bad mattress will definitely take the gloss off. Unless you prefer listening to the nightjars and hyenas all night, consider the following before buying a new mattress for your next bush trip. By Chris Davies