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Wildlife photography tips from a pro

If you dream of getting that perfect wildlife shot, then here are some invaluable tips from an expert.

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My city: Kevin Paul's Port Elizabeth

Kevin Paul is a South African swimmer who received a gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Paralympics. Although he is now based in Durban, training for the Rio 2016 Games, he remains passionate about his hometown, Port Elizabeth.

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Meet South Africa’s Little Five

  • 14 September 2014 by Thandiswa Mancoba Wildlife

Africa is home to a vast number of wild animals, with South Africa priding itself on its Big Five animals – but as impressive are the Little Five. Unlike the Big Five, these little creatures got the Little Five title from simply being small, and having names that contain the names of the Big Five animals.

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Africa comes to life at the Rosebank Art & Craft Market

From its shop-level entrance, the Rosebank Art & Craft Market seems like a humble store. But venture down the stairs at the back of the shop, and you’re met with a bustling underground market that captures the essence of Africa.

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Feel Durban's Florida Road vibe

The Florida Road strip is probably Durban’s most well-patronised stretch of real estate, thanks to an eclectic mix of restaurants, pubs, shops, galleries and churches, complemented by a welcoming old-world-meets-new atmosphere.

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15 Earth-friendly travel habits for responsible tourists

Responsible travel is about tourists being aware of the impact their travel has on the environment and actively taking steps to minimise it, to the benefit of local economies, communities and environments.

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#TravelChatSA puts a spring in its step

#TravelChatSA is a weekly event on Twitter that focuses on different tourist attractions around South Africa. This week’s topic was #SpringSA.

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: Camps Bay and Table Mountain

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

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Bowled over at Boulders penguin colony, Cape Town

The African penguin colony at Boulders Beach is one of only two places in the world that tourists can get really close to this endangered bird.

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Love South Africa: Photos by Randall Langenhoven, aka WITHIN the FRAME Photography

We have a Love South Africa Flickr group where many talented photographers share incredible photos of our beautiful country. We’ve decided to showcase a few of these photographers’ photos on our blog.

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