Posts – Attractions

Guys vs girls weekends –  the best according to travel bloggers

  • 02 September 2014 by Desiree Haakonsen

What are your favourite guys or girls weekend getaways? Here some of South Africa’s top travel bloggers share their favourite haunts for a guys or girls weekend.

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Sefapane River Lodge, Limpopo

A new lodge in the Greater Kruger National Park offers guests the prospect of adventure-filled days along the banks of the Olifants River.

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Six fun family adventures in and around Durban

  • 01 September 2014 by Christine Marot

Durban is the perfect gateway for those after some great family adventures. Try some of these ...

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Love South Africa: Photos by Paul Bruins, aka Panorama Paul

  • 30 August 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

We have a Love South Africa Flickr group where many talented photographers share incredible photos of our beautiful country. We’ve decided to showcase a few of these photographers’ photos on our blog.

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In the footsteps of Thomas Bain – master pass builder

Many of South Africa’s most beautiful passes were built by either Andrew Geddes Bains or his son, Thomas. Close to Citrusdal in the Western Cape, you can get a real feel for the feats of the old pass builders.

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Tackle the Num-Num Trail in Mpumalanga

  • 28 August 2014 by Desireé Haakonsen

Only three hours from Johannesburg, Five Assegais Country Estate in Mpumalanga is the perfect place to spend hours on the verandah or step out and conquer the five-day Num-Num hiking trail.

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Port Elizabeth day trips

  • 28 August 2014 by Lynnette Johns

If you’re in Port Elizabeth, why not try some of these day trips – there’s something for everyone.

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Make a day of it from Pretoria

  • 27 August 2014 by Stuart Dickinson

Escape the bustle of the city and explore the many fascinating attractions that surround Pretoria.

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New exhibition celebrates Mandela and Gandhi

  • 27 August 2014 by Sarah Came

The relationship between two great icons in the struggle for freedom and social justice is the inspiration for the Mandela Gandhi Wall at the Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory in Johannesburg.

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Skukuza indigenous plant nursery, Kruger National Park

So you probably know that Kruger National Park is one of the world’s greatest game parks, stretching over nearly two million hectares. But the park is not just about game; it’s also home to 336 species of trees.

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