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Her Majesty the Milktart

Everyone’s granny has a secret milk tart recipe and it is one of South Africa’s most beloved sweet treats with an afternoon cup of tea. You will thank us later I promise, your friends and family will be truly impressed with this truly South African goodie.

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Splish splash in our top tidal pools

While catching a wave or diving into the surf is always on the cards in South Africa, sometimes you just want to take it slow. Here’s our top 10 list for tidal pools along the South African coastline, from Durban all the way to Cape Town.

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Cosy winter hideaways

Summer gets all the good press, but when the temperature drops in South Africa, you’re spoilt for choice when it comes to destinations in which to snuggle up and enjoy the view.

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Amarula for dinner, anyone?

Amarula may be one of our most famous after-dinner indulgences, but how about having it for dinner? Here’s how.

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Wonderfully wacky

These South African hotels are weird and wonderful but also have an element of wackiness.

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Some masala with your pineapple, perhaps?

You’re relaxing, digging your toes in the sand, lying on a pristine Durban beach. Your tummy rumbles. Your sweet tooth tingles. How do you find satisfaction? Kick it Durban style and dig in to some Masala Pineapple. It’s sweet. It’s spicy. It’s too delicious.

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A city in pictures - Durban

Cities by the sea are always the best kind, and Durban is no exception. This coastal city in South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal province and is known for its colourful African and Indian influences, sun-kissed beaches and friendly people.

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Routes of Rooibos

Rooibos has so many amazing health benefits we thought it may be a good time to become familiar with it.

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Run, Sardines, Run!

Every year from May to July, millions of sardines spawn in the Agulhus banks of the Western Cape and make the harrowing journey up South Africa’s east coast to the warmer waters of the Indian Ocean. The results – a spectacular marine feeding frenzy like you’ve never seen before.

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Freedom Day the Freedom Way

It’s Freedom Day, the day where we all celebrate the birth of the New South Africa! But what is freedom? We all need to analyse this word and find out what it means to each one of us, because the answer is always different. Always ask yourself, what makes you feel free?

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