Posts – Attractions

The Kingdom of Mapungubwe

  • 22 September 2015 by Riefkah Adams

The UNESCO World Heritage Site of Mapungubwe marks an area where an Iron Age community traded with visitors from Egypt, India and China more than a thousand years ago. Today it is a national park that attracts visitors as much for its history as for its natural beauty.

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#MeetSouthAfrica's coastal playground: Durban

  • 21 September 2015 by Riefkah Adams

Beaches, sun, culture and cuisine – Durban has it all. Come experience what this popular coastal city has to offer ...

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New self-catering village opens at Fordoun Hotel and Spa

New offering at KwaZulu-Natal’s Fordoun Hotel and Spa is sure to be popular with families.

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Joburg nightlife

  • 19 September 2015 by Camilla Kohlmeyer

Johannesburg is a multifaceted city, often described as the powerhouse of Africa. During the day it is all work, but at night this city likes to play. The choice of nightlife is impressive – from authentic South African bars and glamorous dancing clubs, to historic pubs and restaurants, Joburg is not only South Africa’s commercial capital, but its entertainment capital too.

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Miarestate Boutique Hotel & Spa on the Wild Coast

If you’re looking for wild beauty, spectacular scenery and that get-away-from-it-all experience, then take yourself off to a gorgeous little hideaway in the Eastern Cape.

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: Drakensberg and Soweto

  • 17 September 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 ...

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Witsand Nature Reserve in 10 pictures

  • 16 September 2015 by Camilla Kohlmeyer

The starkly beautiful Witsand Nature Reserve features flowing white sand dunes that are surrounded by the striking red sand of the Kalahari desert.

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The magic of the Eastern Cape in 10 pictures

  • 15 September 2015 by Sasha Hall

As these photos show, the Eastern Cape is definitely a province worth visiting – the wide open Karoo, sandy coastlines and rich architecture are magnificent.

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Things to do in moer & gone places

“Moer and gone” is a South African colloquial expression meaning “very far away”. But the tempting destinations in the lavishly illustrated user-friendly book, Things to do in moer & gone places, are not always very far away in geographical terms – they’re just places, often off the beaten track, that will entice you to visit some of South Africa’s less well-known areas.

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Live the biker dream on a 10-day Enfield motorcycle tour

  • 14 September 2015 by Rebecca Nattar

Embark on an open-road interlude with an epic motorcycle adventure that traverses South Africa’s natural landscape in a truly unique way.

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