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Survive your first safari with our beginners bush guide

If you’re an intrepid explorer or city slicker venturing into the wilderness for a wild experience, please note: before hopping on that safari truck with the enthusiasm of a five-year-old, there are safari guidelines to follow in order to make your experience a memorable one.

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City in Pictures – Cape Town

Our second biggest city ranks as one of the most beautiful cities in the world.

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Ain’t no mountain high enough

From the vast Drakensberg Mountains in KwaZulu-Natal and the mesmerizing Sneeuberge Mountain range in the Eastern Cape to the Steenkampsberg highlands of Mpumalanga, our list of mountain ranges in South Africa will take your breath away, literally - it’s that high.

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Where two oceans meet

It’s World Oceans Day today and to honour the deeper and wetter parts of our world, we’re going to dive into an oceanic phenomenon that happens right here in South Africa.

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Durban’s wild waters: h2-oh-so-good

With balmy tropical weather and a few extra hours of sunshine every day, Durban is one of the best places in South Africa to get in the water - whether it’s in the surf or off on a sparkling inland adventure.

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Shaka’s land – the home of the warrior king

Proud, imposing and lush, Kwa-Zulu Natal is one of Southern Africa’s most historically significant tribal kingdoms, with many Zulu cultural attractions drawing visitors all year round.

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We took a Sho’t Left to the Eastern Cape

Our very own ‘wild’ province, the Eastern Cape, features expanses of untouched beach, bush and forest. This beautiful corner of South Africa was the feature of our latest Sho’t Left tour.

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Embark on a Magaliesberg adventure

If you drive 45 minutes down the road from Johannesburg, you’ll stumble upon one of the oldest mountain ranges in the world. Welcome to the Magaliesberg Mountain Range, with an abundance of valleys, ravines, cliffs and waterfalls for the pleasure and indulgence of nature lovers.

If you’re heading through, here are some things you can do along the way.

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Picturesque Pedaling: Cycling the Klein Karoo

Wide roads, epic vistas and no traffic? The Karoo is one of South Africa’s best kept cycling secrets.

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Port St Johns - Undiscovered Heart of the Wild Coast

Untouched, uncrowded and truly breathtaking, this sleepy Transkei village has something for everyone, including really large portions of R&R.

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