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Unique tanks, armoured cars and more at the Armour Museum

In Bloemfontein, in an area redolent with history, is one of South Africa’s more unusual military museums: the Armour Museum.

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Soweto Wine & Lifestyle Festival: #72hrsSoweto

September is a busy month on the South African calendar – along with it being Tourism Month and Heritage Month, the 11th annual Soweto Wine & Lifestyle Festival takes place.

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Hiking Limpopo's Blouberg mountains

Spring is around the corner and the outdoors beckon, with new places to explore and unique experiences to be had. One of these is a relatively new hiking trail in the Blouberg mountains in Limpopo province.

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Hennessy celebrates 250 years of fabulous cognac – with fabulous art

Hennessy, the world-famous cognac brand, celebrates its 250th anniversary this year with a special art exhibition that will be shown in only five cities worldwide – and Johannesburg is one of them.

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City Sightseeing launches Cape Town harbour cruises

Red open-top buses offer a great way to see the Mother City – and now they have a maritime equivalent.

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'Worldly exotic locations all rolled into the tip of Africa': top Cape Town wedding venues

South Africa is fast becoming an international player in the exotic destinations arena. So we decided to get world-renowned wedding planner/guru Julie Killias, a fellow South African, to give us her expert opinion on some of the country’s top wedding destinations.

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Off the beaten track: making a difference on Open Africa's routes

Want to go off the beaten track while also making a difference? Then Open Africa’s routes are for you.

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: a lone elephant and landscapes

A magnificent elephant we regrammed for #WorldElephantDay, and landscapes of KwaZulu-Natal and Cape Town were what Instagrammers loved seeing on our account this week.

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R100-million addition to Mandela Capture Site

The Nelson Mandela Capture Site in KwaZulu-Natal is undergoing a R100-million upgrade which officials say will generate even more tourism in the area.

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#MeetSouthAfrica's Blaauwberg Nature Reserve

The Blaauwberg Nature Reserve offers more than scenic views of two of South Africa’s World Heritage Sites – Robben Island and Table Mountain – or even hiking trails for nature lovers.

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