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When English poet William Blake wrote that ‘great things are done when men and mountains meet’,
I suspect he was referring to the respite mountains offer from daily menial tasks that gnaw at our zeal for life. And so it was with some awe that my eyes were drawn to the Magaliesberg, bathed in ethereal afternoon light.
My friend Mvuyo and I were on a short break from the city and as we drew nearer, there was something about the vast landscape that served as a reminder that I am but a mere speck of dust in the grandeur of the cosmos. This humbling thought seemed to dissolve my problems and kick-start the trip on the desired note.
Our first stop was Mount Grace Country House, where we could shrug off the last of the city stress with a massage in the spa and a session of weightlessness in the
When Gautengers want to head for the hills, the Magaliesberg is a favourite. This is a view of the Hekpoort region, which can be experienced from one of four hiking trails at Rustig.