Posts – Arts & Entertainment

The Garden of Eden – Ardmore Ceramics, KwaZulu-Natal Midlands

Today 60 Zulu artists create unique works of art in workshops at Ardmore Ceramics on a lovely farm by a tumbling river in the heart of the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands.


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

  • 28 January 2015 by Christine Marot

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.


Johannesburg's new-look Rosebank Mall

  • 22 January 2015 by Daphney Mngomeni

Rosebank Mall, one of Johannesburg’s leading shopping and entertainment complexes, recently underwent an upgrade and expansion to cater for an increase in shoppers.


2015, the year of accessible dreams: 12 theatre and music experiences in South Africa

  • 13 January 2015 by Roela Hattingh

Let’s make 2015 the year of at least 12 accessible dreams – for those lucky enough to be in South Africa.


Where to watch films in Cape Town

In South Africa, you may hear the older generation reminiscing about a night out at the ‘bioscope’. This was a popular term for the cinema, and although you don’t hear it being said as much today, a trip to the movies is still a popular pastime here. In Cape Town, you can also find a few independent cinemas, if you are looking for something a little more unusual, or artsy. Grab some popcorn and take a look ...


Some things to do on Christmas Day

  • 24 December 2014 by Kolosa Vuso

You don’t have to be stuck at home while everyone is merry this Christmas. Here are a few things you can do around South Africa on Christmas Day ...


Why Johannesburg is the Rough Guides' top city 2015

Johannesburg was this week named as the top city to visit next year, according to trusted travel publication Rough Guides.


Popular pics on Instagram this week: Free State and bluebottles

  • 12 December 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

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 ...


'Reconsider South Africa' video reaches 1-million views

South African Tourism’s ‘Reconsider South Africa’ video has been watched a million times on YouTube.


​Great videos about South Africa

  • 08 December 2014 by Daphney Mngomeni

South Africa, which is among the most culturally diverse countries in the world, is overflowing with things to do and see, taste experiences and adventures.