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Robertson – a pretty town on Route 62

When thinking of Robertson in the Western Cape, the first thing that comes to mind may be the delicious wines of the area ... but there is much more to the town.

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Art deco is alive and well in Durban – a photo essay

More than 20 buildings in Durban are considered significant examples of art deco architecture, while many lesser-known examples are dotted around older residential areas.

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The Banting Kitchen in Green Point, Cape Town

Double-fat cream, butter in your coffee and no need to say ‘Hold the chips’ (because they’re not on the menu, but the kitchen will make you some if you ask) – there’s a restaurant in Cape Town dedicated to the Banting diet.

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Six popular South African boutique hotels

Attentive staff, remarkable locations and opulent comfort are the hallmarks that set top boutique hotels apart from the competition.

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Life in the slow lane: Port Elizabeth's iBhayi Sunshine Saunter route

The Ibhayi Sunshine Saunter is a circular journey of discovery for the family, within 50km of the Port Elizabeth city centre.

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The exquisite Umthunzi Hotel and Conference Centre

Situated along the Hibiscus Coast in Umtentweni is the Umthunzi Hotel and Conference Centre, winner of the 2014 Lilizela Tourism Awards in the three-star category for both KwaZulu-Natal and South Africa.

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A Darling of a town

Darling, on the Western Cape’s West Coast, is a surprising little town. An hour out of Cape Town, it is known for its flowers and wine, for satirist Pieter-Dirk Uys, and the music festival Rocking the Daisies.

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Discover Margate – nearly a hundred years of beach holidays

The holiday town of Margate on KwaZulu-Natal’s South Coast offers visitors a memorable beach experience. Picture coconut palms, grassy embankments, golden sand and idyllic days in the sun.

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Cape Canopy Tour receives worldwide acclaim

Lonely Planet has named the Cape Canopy Tour in the Western Cape – a mix of adventure and natural attractions – one of the world’s top new experiences.

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: An elephant and the Wanderers Stadium

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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