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…Continue Reading
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…Continue Reading
Incredible Safari Experiences in the malaria-free, Eastern Cape
Incredible Safari Experiences in the malaria-free, Eastern Cape We can brag with the amazing offers we have, for clients to add some dedicated safari time at the end of their Garden Route tour with Earthstompers. All the lodges we use, boasts excellent terrain for game viewing of the big 5 and other animals, as…Continue Reading
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.Continue Reading
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…Continue Reading
Kruger National Park safari extension option, coming soon!
Kruger National Park safari extension option, coming soon! In the past year and a half we have worked hard on expanding on our safari extension packages. Our guests have the option combine their Garden Route & Addo tour with some more in depth safari time on a private game reserve of their choice. We have partnered…Continue Reading
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…Continue Reading
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…Continue Reading
For the love of food!
For the love of food! We at Earthstompers are foodies, and we consider good food (and drink) to be an important part of our tours! The local cuisine of a country tells you a lot about the people and everyday life, and our goal is for you to dine the way South Africans do while…Continue Reading
Whale watching – Hermanus, South Africa
Whale watching – Hermanus, South Africa This week, I went on a whale watching boat trip in Hermanus with Southern Right Charters. We offer this trip as an optional activityfor our guests on tour every Monday in whale season, which lasts from roughly July to December along the coast of South Africa. I’ve seen whales…Continue Reading