Posts – Attractions

Unique tanks, armoured cars and more at the Armour Museum

  • 24 August 2015 by Willem Steenkamp

In Bloemfontein, in an area redolent with history, is one of South Africa’s more unusual military museums: the Armour Museum.

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Soweto Wine & Lifestyle Festival: #72hrsSoweto

September is a busy month on the South African calendar – along with it being Tourism Month and Heritage Month, the 11th annual Soweto Wine & Lifestyle Festival takes place.

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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

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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