Posts – Attractions

Vrede en Lust – more than just a wine farm

  • 10 October 2014 by Lynnette Johns

Franschhoek wine farm Vrede en Lust is known for its award-winning wines and for hosting memorable weddings. But the farm is also a sought-after filming location, and is a trailblazer in renewable energy use.

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Garden beauty: Spring at Babylonstoren

For a small entrance fee, visitors can experience the richness and diversity of a true Cape garden on the beautiful farm of Babylonstoren, which lies halfway between the winelands towns of Franschhoek and Paarl.

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South Africa stars in the finale of hit Australian TV show The Bachelor

  • 03 October 2014 by Lynnette Johns

South Africa has been showcased on the hit Australian dating reality show, The Bachelor. The last two episodes of the current series are shot in South Africa and end with Bachelor Blake proposing to one of the three ladies who accompanies him here.

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#TravelChatSA: What's on your #CPTBucketList?

This week’s #TravelChatSA focused on Cape Town and activities for every traveller’s #CPTBucketList.

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Popular pics on Instagram: The Garden Route and Heritage Day

  • 02 October 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 from the past week ...

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Experiencing a shisa nyama in South Africa is a must!

  • 30 September 2014 by Kolosa Vuso

A favourite pastime among South Africans is the awesome Shisa nyama –  a phrase used to describe an informal barbecue, or braai.

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Explore the Northern Cape

  • 29 September 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

September is Tourism Month in South Africa, and each year we place extra focus on a particular province. This year, the focus has been on the Northern Cape.

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Make the Most of your Time in South Africa

The book, Make the Most of your Time in South Africa, covers 17 of the most popular tourist routes in South Africa, from biggies like the Kruger National Park to some not-so-well-known destinations such as the Karoo.

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Shopping and more at Johannesburg’s Newtown Junction

  • 25 September 2014 by Kolosa Vuso

Adding to Johannesburg’s vibrancy is the Newtown Junction mixed-use development building that officially opened on 25 September 2014.

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Popular pics on Instagram: Mandela Capture Site and Cape Town

  • 25 September 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 from the past week ...

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