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10 South African places that feature in books

A round-up of 10 places in South Africa associated with famous books, both popular and classic.

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Cape Town Cycle Tour 2015

  • 08 March 2015 by Lynnette Johns
  • Sport

The Cape Town Cycle Tour is one of the highlights on the South African cycling calendar.

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A selection of spa retreats in KwaZulu-Natal

The KwaZulu-Natal Midlands are the perfect country setting for top-notch establishments that cater for clients in search of relaxation, pampering, de-stressing and energising treatments conducive to good health.

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Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Trail

Try the Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Trail, just north of Durban, for a relaxing walk through a coastal forest. For twitchers, more than 300 bird species have been identified in the reserve.

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: unusual sightings

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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#TravelChatSA explores the natural wonders of South Africa

From its jagged mountains to its desert dunes to its pristine coastlines, South Africa’s natural beauty is world-renowned. But how many of the spectacular sights on offer in this country would you call a ‘natural wonder’? This week’s #TravelChatSA sought answers to this very question.

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South Africa's national parks the most visited in Africa

Table Mountain National Park and the Kruger National Park are the most visited parks in Africa.

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5 hideaways in the Drakensberg

South Africa is full of hidden gems, but the spectacular Drakensberg mountains, in particular, boast an abundance of them.

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Saving lives at sea: the National Sea Rescue Institute

For nearly 50 years, South Africa’s National Sea Rescue Institute has built a proud tradition of saving lives at sea.

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Hello Parys

Just over 100km from Johannesburg, the charming town of Parys in the Free State draws adventure enthusiasts, eclectic crowds of artists and craftsmen, and those looking for peace and tranquility.

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