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Popular pics on Instagram this week: colourful views

We love all the fantastic Igers using #MeetSouthAfrica to share their photos of our country. Here are the top images shared on our account in the past week ...

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Comrades Marathon 2015

Although Farai Chinomwe is going to try run the 87.7km Comrades Marathon route backwards on Sunday, the majority of people who’ve completed this great race will tell you it’s not that easy, however you do it.

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#TravelChatSA meanders along South Africa’s routes

If you take the scenic route, the journey itself can also be a memorable destination. This week’s #TravelChatSA explored Route Travel in South Africa.

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Sand art at the Durban beachfront: a photo essay

From fantasy castles to dragons, rhinos and roadsters, there’s no limit to the imagination and creativity of the talented amateur sculptors on Durban’s beachfront.

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Newtown's living colours

The vivid street art emblazoned across areas of Johannesburg’s inner city is becoming an attraction in its own right.

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24 hours in Bloemfontein

A popular stopover point between Johannesburg and Cape Town, Bloemfontein – translated as “fountain of flowers” – is far more than just a place to rest your head.

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24 hours in Durban

South Africa’s third largest city has so much to offer apart from its beautiful beaches and warm weather: history, culture, cuisine, shopping, sport, natural beauty, architecture. How much can you pack into a day?

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5 gorgeous gardens in Gauteng

Life in Gauteng’s cities can be fast-paced. Luckily, there are numerous gardens to visit if you want to get out of the city for a bit.

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Instagram in Johannesburg: use City Sightseeing to unlock opportunities

For just R150, you can buy a City Sightseeing Joburg bus ticket online, and use this to unlock many photographic gems.

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The Unogwaja Challenge: charity, comradeship – and a lot of sweat

Last Thursday, 21 May, 11 intrepid men and women took on the Unogwaja Challenge – the ultimate sporting charity fundraiser.

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