Posts – Attractions

Beautiful autumn skies

  • 19 March 2015 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

The autumn months of March, April and May are a great time to enjoy the last moments of summer and watch nature prepare for winter.


All aboard the steam train on the Kloof-Inchanga line

  • 17 March 2015 by Christine Marot

On the last Sunday of every month there’s the opportunity to take a steam train trip from KwaZulu-Natal’s Kloof Station to Inchanga Station for a 45-minute ride down memory lane.


Out and about for Easter

  • 16 March 2015 by Lauren Morling

If you’re looking for ideas on how to spend your Easter weekend, look no further.


Popular pics on Instagram this week: Camps Bay and an African stonechat

  • 13 March 2015 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

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 ...


The Golden Kudu lodges

  • 12 March 2015 by Sarah Came

There are places in South Africa where wildlife and nature can be enjoyed along with champagne, crisp linen, heated pools and room service. South African National Parks has bestowed upon several lodges the special Golden Kudu status in recognition of their commitment to exceptional luxury.


Day tripping through Gauteng

  • 12 March 2015 by Melanie-Ann Feris

Got a few hours to spare in Gauteng? Add these sites to your itinerary for a quick day trip.


Exploring South Africa's diamond heritage

It’s amazing, the diamond. With most of its industrial uses now possible with synthetic materials, it is only worth what we say it is worth. South Africa has a rich diamond history, much of which can be discovered in an untouched corner of the Northern Cape.


Memel – a small-town gem in the Free State

  • 11 March 2015 by Daphney Mngomeni

In the north-eastern region of the Free State, between Newcastle and Vrede, lies Memel, a small town renowned for its natural beauty and popularity as a getaway for city slickers.


Sani Pass: rugged beauty in no man's land

  • 09 March 2015 by Carina van Wyk

The Sani Pass literally lies in no man’s land between South Africa and Lesotho, close to the KwaZulu-Natal town of Himeville. With reports that it’s going to be tarred soon, 4x4 enthusiasts from across the country have been flocking to the untouched landscape to ascend this extremely challenging mountain pass.


10 South African places that feature in books

A round-up of 10 places in South Africa associated with famous books, both popular and classic.