Posts – Attractions

‘Reconsider South Africa’ video goes viral

‘Reconsider South Africa’, a video published by South African Tourism, has been viewed several hundred thousand times already, receiving many rave reviews on social media.


Shopping in South Africa

  • 27 May 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

When it comes to shopping, South Africa has great options to choose from – whether you’re after large malls, smaller malls or something in between.


#MeetSouthAfrica with Kash Bhattacharya

Kash Bhattacharya was one of 14 travel bloggers who visited South Africa as part of the 2014 #MeetSouthAfrica campaign. Here he gives us some highlights of his recent trip 


Seven reasons to visit Nelson Mandela Bay

Nelson Mandela Bay (Port Elizabeth, Uitenhage and Despatch) is a very underrated destination, as I recently discovered after spending some time here. Here are seven reasons why you should consider visiting this part of the Eastern Cape.


Business tourism boom in South Africa

  • 25 May 2014 by Daphney Mngomeni

Business tourism to South Africa is booming, a testament to our first-class infrastructure and conferencing facilities.


Ten must-do's at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

The Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden in Cape Town is one of the ‘Magnificent Seven’ botanical gardens in the world. A visit to this garden in its glorious setting against the slopes of Table Mountain is a must for any visitor. With so many places to explore, here’s a guide to 10 great activities in the garden.


#MeetSouthAfrica with Caspar Diederik

Caspar Diederik was one of 14 travel bloggers invited to explore South Africa as part of the #MeetSouthAfrica campaign. Here are a few of his pictures from his whirlwind trip.


Worldwide Instameet takes place in South Africa

  • 20 May 2014 by Stuart Buchanan

Here is a selection of pictures from Saturday’s Worldwide Instameet walks around South Africa.


Democratic South Africa: 20 years on, and still going strong

  • 20 May 2014 by Daphney Mngomeni

In 1994 South Africans experienced an event that would change their lives and the country’s reputation forever: the first democratic elections.


Experience the Cape Winelands

  • 18 May 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

South Africa boasts a number internationally acclaimed wines, and a visit to the Cape Winelands is a treat for wine connoisseurs and wine lovers alike.