Posts – Arts & Entertainment

Find restoration and refreshment at Arlington Antiques & Tea Garden

  • 01 June 2015 by Christine Marot

Set in the beautiful Richmond valley in KwaZulu-Natal, Arlington Antiques & Tea Garden is a spot well worth knowing about, for the antiques, the cuisine and for a warm, country welcome.

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Sand art at the Durban beachfront: a photo essay

  • 28 May 2015 by Christine Marot

From fantasy castles to dragons, rhinos and roadsters, there’s no limit to the imagination and creativity of the talented amateur sculptors on Durban’s beachfront.

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Newtown's living colours

  • 27 May 2015 by Thrishni Subramoney

The vivid street art emblazoned across areas of Johannesburg’s inner city is becoming an attraction in its own right.

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How to party up a storm in Bloemfontein

You’re only in Bloemfontein for a night and you feel like a bit of a razzle. Here are a couple of tips on partying like mad in this small-ish Free State city. It’s easier than you think.

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#MeetSouthAfrica's Groot Marico

  • 20 May 2015 by Sarah Came

Groot Marico, named after the Marico River, is a wild and wonderful town, where historic wars have been fought, South African moonshine is produced, water sports, hiking, camping and hiking are the order of the day, and time is optional.

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A glimpse into AfrikaBurn 2015

  • 14 May 2015 by Willem Steenkamp

Every end-April, for a week, one of South Africa’s remotest corners comes alive with breathtaking art, music and thousands of colourfully costumed people. And then it all disappears again, down to the last sequin and glow stick.

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Durban shines ahead of #INDABA2015

  • 08 May 2015 by Thrishni Subramoney

After crisscrossing the country to #MeetSouthAfrica, some of the world’s top travel bloggers and Igers arrived in Durban for #INDABA2015. They spent an afternoon walking Durban’s promenade, turning the city’s famous beachfront into their canvas.

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: a carpet of clouds and landscapes

  • 24 April 2015 by Edwina van der Burg

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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10 tips for surviving AfrikaBurn

AfrikaBurn is a festival of community and creativity that takes place in the middle of Tankwa Karoo National Park every year, and it kicks off on Monday 27 April. If you’ve already got your ticket in hand, and are breathless with anticipation, we’ve put together a few tips for you.

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The world-famous Drakensberg Boys Choir

A visit to the remarkable Drakensberg Boys Choir is a must. If you’re in KwaZulu-Natal at any stage, make it your mission to hear them – it’s an experience you will never forget.

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