Pink Loeries…What’s All the Hype About?

The Pink Loerie Mardi Gras and Arts Festival – by Justin Jacobs   One can’t argue with the fact that we live in a country just brimming with abundantly blessed landscapes. South Africans certainly are spoiled for choice when it comes to the vast selection of uniquely different options of holiday destinations that are available within our borders. And now with the rand taking on a few tumbles against other currencies, it’s possibly a wise choice to take a “sho’t left” and check out one of SA’s most idyllic destinations, Knysna. If you haven’t already heard about The Pink Loerie Mardi Gras and Arts Festival, then this article is definitely going to grab your attention. Back in the previous century the sleepy town of Knysna, with its sprawling rainforests and tranquil lagoons was pretty much one of SA’s best kept secrets. But the organisers of the Pink Loerie festival were planning a revival that would have Knysna featuring prominently on the annual LGBTI...
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