Posts – Attractions

Arid parks of South Africa

  • 03 August 2015 by Nicky Mahlatsi

There is something incredibly engaging about wide open spaces adorned with strikingly coloured wild flowers, bare desert landscapes, shrubs and diverse wilderness. These are some of the characteristic of the arid parks of South Africa.


KwaZulu-Natal in 10 images

  • 02 August 2015 by Melanie-Ann Feris

South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal province is stunningly beautiful. Check out these images from around the province ...


#TravelChatSA uncovers 'Unknown South Africa'

  • 30 July 2015 by Thrishni Subramoney

Did you know that South Africa is home to the world’s smallest ostrich, the southern hemisphere’s largest port and the world’s oldest meteor scar? Fascinating, largely unknown facts about South Africa were the focus of last night’s #TravelChatSA.


Popular pics on Instagram this week: amazing animals and amazing views

  • 30 July 2015 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

We love all the fantastic Igers using #MeetSouthAfrica to share their photos of our country. These are the top images shared on our account over the past week ...


Think inside the (27) box(es)

  • 28 July 2015 by Carina van Wyk

Tired of shopping centres that look identical and have the same big chain stores? Looking for unique clothing, home decor, art and food that won’t cost you an arm and a leg? Want to support entrepreneurs with small businesses? Then it’s time to see what’s going on at 27Boxes, a new shopping centre built entirely from shipping containers, in the trendy suburb of Melville in Johannesburg.


Durban by helicopter: a bucket-list item ticked off

  • 28 July 2015 by Christine Marot

A 30-minute scenic helicopter flight over the city of Durban has much to recommend it.


‘Nature’s Bounty’ on display at 2015 Spring Festival

  • 27 July 2015 by Edwina van der Burg

Until 30 August 2015, 17 gardens designed to showcase South Africa’s indigenous plants and flowers are on display in Gauteng.


Mpumalanga’s Mount Anderson Reserve – a little-known treasure

Mount Anderson is still undiscovered by many travellers, so make sure you get there soon, before the word spreads ...


Get to know Durban on a Ricksha Bus city tour

  • 26 July 2015 by Christine Marot

Durban’s Ricksha Bus city tour is a fun way for the family to meet South Africa’s coastal city.


Join the South African geocaching craze

  • 25 July 2015 by Stuart Dickinson

It’s a global treasure hunt open to anyone with a smart phone, and South Africa’s stunning natural landscape provides the perfect backdrop.