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Update: Cape Town’s water shortage

Update: Cape Town’s water shortage

You have probably seen stories in the media by now about the drought in Cape Town, and may be worried about how it might affect your travel to South Africa.  So we decided to share our perspective on the situation as locals and as tour operators. Firstly, yes we are still showering (quickly) and there’s…

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Last of 2017!

Last of 2017!

A few updates to share with you from the last few months. New team members We have taken on 2 more permanent guides in our team. Pieter, who has been doing many tours for Earthstompers over the years and has always been a part of the family, has now officially joined the team 🙂 Christine,…

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Youth Tourism Conference 2017 – Port Elizabeth

Youth Tourism Conference 2017 – Port Elizabeth

Once a year, members of SAYTC (South African Youth Travel Confederation), get together for an Annual General Meeting (AGM). A conference is normally combined with this event, to give members time to explore the destination where the meeting is hosted, and to do networking with other members. The destination changes every year, often giving members…

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Nelson Mandela Day

Nelson Mandela Day

Nelson Mandela Day Every year on 18 July, the day Nelson Mandela was born, individuals and businesses around the world, mark Nelson Mandela International Day by making a difference in their communities. Everyone has the ability and the responsibility to change the world for the better, and Mandela Day is an occasion for everyone to…

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Earthstompers updates, Fall 2017

Earthstompers updates, Fall 2017

We’ve had a very busy year so far, both on the road and in the office. All the more reason to keep exploring new business avenues to make sure we stay busy. We’ve grown exponentially in our customized tours sector and our scheduled Garden Route & Addo tours have been very consistent. We are especially looking into alternative and niche ideas for our customized tours.

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Earthstompers Year End

Earthstompers Year End

Earthstompers Year End On Sunday we had our annual staff Christmas/New Years party. It was so exciting to have the ENTIRE team there, as this is the first time ever that this happened.  Our team has grown over the past year and now includes 4 guides, 4 office staff, a marketing position and a part…

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And then we were nine!

And then we were nine!

We blinked our eyes…and then we were nine! Earthstompers has hired 3 more staff members since October 2015. We are offering more tours than ever, with happy clients touring week after week in Cape Town and along the Garden Route. Thanks to our AWESOME hard-working team: Hendrik Human (owner), started the Earthstompers Family in 2006…

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Latest at Earthstompers

Latest at Earthstompers Here we are, July 2016 and I haven’t even introduced myself! My name is Cindy Schalkwyk, I joined the Earthstompers Family in September 2015 and pretty much “jumped straight in”.   Knowing from a young age that I wanted to work in tourism, I studied hotel management after school while managing a…

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