Posts – Attractions

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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Craft-beer revolution comes to Hoedspruit

  • 14 September 2015 by Stuart Dickinson

Hoedspruit has all the makings of an incredible South African holiday adventure – wild bushveld, forests, mountains, friendly locals and a host of attractions. Add craft beer to the mix, and you’re going to make a lot of people happy.

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West Coast in full bloom

  • 13 September 2015 by Leanne Pohlmann

Spring has sprung and the wild flowers on South Africa’s West Coast are in full bloom.

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Multimillion-rand makeover for Durban's Garden Court Marine Parade hotel

When the Garden Court Marine Parade hotel opened in 1985 at a cost of R45-million, it set a new standard in South African architecture by adding to the art-deco architectural style for which Durban is known.

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Sunrise to sunset – 12 hours in Madikwe Game Reserve

  • 11 September 2015 by Camilla Kohlmeyer

Situated in the North West province, Madikwe Game Reserve offers a luxury safari experience and spectacular game viewing. The park is malaria-free, and is home to the Big Five and a variety of endangered species.

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For the love of food, visit the Hazel Food Market

  • 11 September 2015 by Edwina van der Burg

Who doesn’t love food? Or, at the very least, love the idea of getting together in pleasant surroundings with family or friends – and enjoying great food?

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Meet South Africa's #NalediFossils

  • 10 September 2015 by Melanie-Ann Feris

Scientists on Thursday 10 September 2015 revealed the discovery of a new species in the Cradle of Humankind UNESCO World Heritage site in Gauteng. The Naledi fossils will be on display at the Maropeng Visitor Centre in the Cradle of Humankind for a limited period.

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: wildlife, views and street art

  • 10 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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