I think we’ve all been on the receiving end often enough to know that a truly inappropriate gift lives far longer in the memory than the one you were hoping for and were happy to receive. Take the luminous green y-fronts I got from my grandparents when I was 11 years old...
A list of smartphone marine apps from surf reports to shark trackers and creative technology for the ocean minded.
We are forever indebted to the creative geniuses who bring us gadgets to make life easier and more comfy while we travel. This is a list of seven ridiculous travel gadgets which must have seemed like a good idea at the time.
Looking for stuff to buy for your dad this Father's Day? We put together a list of 10 items that could put a smile on your old man's face this winter.
We're all into roughing it but most of us take our smartphones with us everywhere we go. Check out my list of top smartphone apps to use when you're in the great outdoors.
In Cape Town for the Cape Argus Pick n’ Pay Cycle Tour? Get around with the Getaway Guide to Cape Town app for your iPhone or Android-enabled device. It's free!
When money’s too tight to mention, Christmas gift buying can be come a stressful affair. I’ve trawled some stores to find gifts that don’t cost the Earth, to make the season a bit more festive. Happy shopping!
Here at Getaway we love our photography gear. Here’s a helping hand for camera models that we think rock.
Ready to hit the bookstores for a bit of Christmas shopping? Here's a great selection of books to buy.