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Ficksburg: Cherry capital of the world

Ficksburg is the country’s largest cherry-producing region, a fact proudly celebrated during the town’s annual Cherry Festival.

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While away some time in Williston

Blink and you might miss it, but if you keep your eyes open you are sure to be enchanted by the little Northern Cape gem of Williston.

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2015, the year of accessible dreams: 12 theatre and music experiences in South Africa

Let’s make 2015 the year of at least 12 accessible dreams – for those lucky enough to be in South Africa.

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Amazing photos from South Africa

Travelling to South Africa really surprised me. I knew it would be special, but wasn’t prepared for how much. These are my favourite South Africa photos.

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South Africa's ghosts and spirits: they're everywhere ...

South Africa certainly has its fair share of stories and legends around ghosts, all of them guaranteed to cause a little frisson to run up one’s spine.

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Table Mountain Aerial Cableway: A world-class experience in photos

  • 11 January 2015 by Kate Rau (words and images)
  • Attractions

The Table Mountain Aerial Cableway offers an epic trip up (and down) Table Mountain. It’s an experience not to be missed ...

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​The taste of the Bo-Kaap

Possibly the best way to experience Cape Town’s historical Bo-Kaap district is through its food ...

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20 things you didn’t know about South Africa’s national parks

South Africa has 19 national parks, all full of interesting facts and sights.

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: Street art and Camps Bay

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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Where to watch films in Cape Town

In South Africa, you may hear the older generation reminiscing about a night out at the ‘bioscope’. This was a popular term for the cinema, and although you don’t hear it being said as much today, a trip to the movies is still a popular pastime here. In Cape Town, you can also find a few independent cinemas, if you are looking for something a little more unusual, or artsy. Grab some popcorn and take a look ...

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