Posts – Attractions

Hennessy celebrates 250 years of fabulous cognac – with fabulous art

  • 22 August 2015 by Willem Steenkamp

Hennessy, the world-famous cognac brand, celebrates its 250th anniversary this year with a special art exhibition that will be shown in only five cities worldwide – and Johannesburg is one of them.

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City Sightseeing launches Cape Town harbour cruises

  • 21 August 2015 by Zimkhitha Sulelo

Red open-top buses offer a great way to see the Mother City – and now they have a maritime equivalent.

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'Worldly exotic locations all rolled into the tip of Africa': top Cape Town wedding venues

  • 21 August 2015 by Rebecca Nattar

South Africa is fast becoming an international player in the exotic destinations arena. So we decided to get world-renowned wedding planner/guru Julie Killias, a fellow South African, to give us her expert opinion on some of the country’s top wedding destinations.

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: a lone elephant and landscapes

  • 20 August 2015 by Edwina van der Burg

A magnificent elephant we regrammed for #WorldElephantDay, and landscapes of KwaZulu-Natal and Cape Town were what Instagrammers loved seeing on our account this week.

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R100-million addition to Mandela Capture Site

  • 19 August 2015 by Rebecca Nattar

The Nelson Mandela Capture Site in KwaZulu-Natal is undergoing a R100-million upgrade which officials say will generate even more tourism in the area.

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#MeetSouthAfrica's Blaauwberg Nature Reserve

The Blaauwberg Nature Reserve offers more than scenic views of two of South Africa’s World Heritage Sites – Robben Island and Table Mountain – or even hiking trails for nature lovers.

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Time travel in the Western Cape

  • 18 August 2015 by Christine Marot

Take a trip back in time by visiting the Outeniqua Transport Museum along the Garden Route.

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South Africa's gorgeous beaches in 15 pictures

  • 18 August 2015 by Melanie-Ann Feris

Haven’t yet booked a beach vacation to South Africa? See what you’re missing out on ...

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Inanda Heritage Route is a true natural treasure

  • 17 August 2015 by Rebecca Nattar

The beautiful and diverse city of Durban in KwaZulu-Natal has much to offer visitors – not least of which is the unique Inanda Heritage Route, an ecotourism destination that offers visitors a variety of cultural attractions, nature trails and adventure activities.

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Namaqua National Park bursts into bloom

  • 17 August 2015 by Christine Marot

A flush of warm weather has signalled the start of the annual floral bloom in the Northern Cape’s Namaqualand region, specifically in Namaqua National Park, where dusty valleys transform overnight into carpets of colourful flowers.

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