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It's time to rethink travel – E-Tourism Africa Summit 2014

  • 21 August 2014 by Stuart Buchanan Events

Now in its seventh year, the E-Tourism Africa Summit examines how the travel industry and modern technology are coming together, and how you can best take advantage of online tools to help your business.

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Mandla Maseko’s space voyage: Breaking new ground

Early next year (the exact date to be confirmed), 25-year-old Mandla Maseko will launch into space – an honour he is not taking lightly.

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Rooibos tea – proudly South African

Rooibos tea is uniquely South African and was discovered in the beautiful Cederberg in the Western Cape by Khoi and San people more than 300 years ago.

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Get romantic in Gauteng: 8 great date ideas

There isn’t a special formula for a great date. There is no perfect venue, time or thing to do that will rank higher or lower on the great date scale. Dinner at the Italian trattoria around the corner – sharing a piping hot quattro stagione pizza and a bottle of lambrusco with your partner – might be a real winner one night and a disaster the next. The trick is to keep things interesting.

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A brush with South Africa’s art galleries

There are a number of world-renowned art galleries scattered around the country, showcasing the work of old masters as well as emerging contemporary talent. Get a healthy dose of artistic culture at these fine galleries ...

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TravelByDrone: An aerial view of Cape Town

TravelByDrone, an internet-sharing website of footage recorded by drones, gives people the opportunity to see for themselves what a place is like before actually travelling to the destination.

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Franschhoek's Bacon Pop-Up Bar is coming to Joburg

Pop-up restaurants are all the craze around South Africa and have proven to be a great alternative to traditional dining in mainstream restaurants.

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Kgalagadi dreaming

When visiting the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, you’ll arrive with expectations that won’t be met and leave with memories you couldn’t have imagined.

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5 cool things to do on your Garden Route holiday

The Garden Route is a fun destination any time of the year. Here are five great holiday activities ...

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: 15 August 2014

We love all the fantastic grammers using #MeetSouthAfrica to share their photos of our country. Here are the top regrams we have posted from the past week ...

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