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Durban's I ❤ Market perfect for a family outing

Durban’s I ❤ Market is a chilled venue where kiddies can ride their bikes and play ball on the lawns, while parents relax at tables under shady trees or on the grass in the sun.

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Brunch your way through a Cape Town weekend

Brunch can easily stretch into a long lunch in Cape Town. Where to eat brunch depends on a number of things, including what you are in the mood to eat and how far you are willing to travel. Here are some options ...

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: Bo-Kaap and Howick

We love all the fantastic Igers using #MeetSouthAfrica to share their photos of our country. Here are the top instagrams shared on our account in the past week ...

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#TravelChatSA takes a trip along the West Coast

Wednesday night’s #TravelChatSA on Twitter focused on the best places to visit on South Africa’s scenic West Coast.

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Johannesburg second on list of world’s most inspiring cities

Johannesburg has been named the second most inspiring city in the world in the 2014 GOOD City Index, which rates world cities according to their sense of ‘possibility’.

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Raggy Charters in Port Elizabeth

Operating out of the Algoa Bay Yacht Club, Raggy Charters is the only licensed boat-based whale-watching permit holder in Port Elizabeth.

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A growing coalition of cheetahs at Madikwe Game Reserve

Two female cheetahs have joined the coalition of cheetahs currently at Madikwe Game Reserve, bringing the total population to seven, and hopefully helping to grow the population in the future.

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7 places where the rich and famous stay in South Africa

South Africa has no shortage of high-end accommodation, usually with a hefty price tag. Here’s a pick of some of the most luxurious places to stay when in South Africa, in no particular order, except that they’re all fabulous.

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​Rules for driving in South Africa

For tourists from most other countries, where one has to drive on the right-hand side of the road, driving in South Africa might feel like a bit of a challenge.

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Beautiful birds of South Africa in pictures

  • 17 November 2014 by Johan Mostert (words and images) Wildlife

Johan Mostert has a passion for photography, especially of birds. Here is a selection of some of the beautiful images he’s taken, from Cape Town to the Kalahari, along with a few reflections on what bird photography has taught him – including that the early bird catches the bird!

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