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Know your Cape Malay culture

If you find yourself in the Western Cape, be sure to visit Bo-Kaap and immerse yourself in the Cape Malay culture. This vibrant community has a fascinating heritage and they’re proud to share their knowledge and culture. Learn how they have contributed to South Africa’s prosperity.

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Small Towns, Big Hearts: The Three Jewels of Mpumalanga

Meet the three brilliant little towns that provide a base camp for intrepid adventurers and Mpumalanga explorers.

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School's out for winter. Now what?

It’s the winter holidays and the kids are just itching for you to take them exploring. Have you run out of ideas? Here’s a list of fun venues around the country that will keep your children entertained.

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Unearth wine route gems in South Africa

South Africa is sprawling with expansive and breathtaking wine routes. From the Constantia Wine Route in the Western Cape to the Vaal Wine Route in Gauteng, your options are endless. Look hard enough and you’ll discover that there’s more to wine routes than just vino - there are also little-known spots that are waiting to be explored.

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Braamfontein – Coming on strong

Once considered the stepchild of flourishing suburbs, this thriving area of Johannesburg no longer gets the cold shoulder – but its rightful place among other booming areas, for its robust culture, up-and-coming establishments and unique character.

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Warm winter getaways

Getting cosy around the fire on a chilly night definitely has its charms, but sometimes you just want to head over to somewhere a little toastier. Here are our picks of the warmest places to visit in South Africa during winter.

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Food for thought

From classic,local traditional dishes to contemporary cuisine, South Africa boasts an array of culinary options that you might not necessarily find only in a restaurant.

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On the road again: From Johannesburg to Cape Town

Drive the over 1,400 kilometres from Johannesburg to Cape Town and you will meet South Africa in all its raw beauty, enchanting dynamism, and colourful culture.

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The Tsitsikamma: Big in name. Big on adventure.

The Tsitsikamma National Park is known as the Garden of the Garden Route - a name that fits this perfect natural playground to a tee.

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The Rise of Braamfontein

Johannesburg’s Braamfontein area used to get a lot of bad press, but the recently renewed cultural arc has now become one of the trendiest, most happening blocks in town.

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