Posts – Attractions

24 hours in Johannesburg

Johannesburg is also affectionately known as Jozi, Joburg, or the City of Gold. It’s a city of big dreams, buzzing streets that never sleep and endless opportunities for fun, relaxation and adventure.


Location is key at Durban's Royal Palm Hotel

A hotel location doesn’t get much better than that of the Three Cities’ Royal Palm Hotel in Umhlanga, set amid the commercial hub of a leafy, upmarket suburb.


Uncovering the lost city of Mapungubwe Hill

A journey of 120 steps up the side of the hill to the top takes you back in time.


The Western Cape in 15 pictures

  • 08 August 2015 by Melanie-Ann Feris

South Africa’s Western Cape province is beautiful. Discover it through the photos of our Love South Africa Flickr group contributors


Only in South Africa ...

  • 07 August 2015 by Sarah Came

South Africa is famous for its diversity – of people, wildlife, scenery, habitats and experiences. With so much going on, it’s difficult to keep track of all the fascinating facts about the country, but here are a few of the country’s claims to fame ...


#TravelChatSA features rural South Africa

  • 06 August 2015 by Thrishni Subramoney

From the endless rolling hills, to wild coastline to jagged mountain ranges, South Africa is home to some of the greatest rural landscapes in the world. This week’s #TravelChatSA looked at the beauty and challenges of rural South Africa.


Popular pics on Instagram this week: Coastal and urban magic

  • 06 August 2015 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

We love all the fantastic Igers using #MeetSouthAfrica to share their photos of our country. These are the top images shared on our account over the past week ...


5 things you may not know about The Oyster Box

With more than six decades of exceptional service under the belt, Umhlanga’s Oyster Box hotel needs little introduction. The establishment’s attention to detail and legendary status has kept generations of loyal guests returning over the years.


5 underground tours in South Africa

  • 04 August 2015 by Roseanna McBain

South Africa is renowned for its above-ground beauty, but there are also fascinating tours for those who wish to explore underground.


Arid parks of South Africa

  • 03 August 2015 by Nicky Mahlatsi

There is something incredibly engaging about wide open spaces adorned with strikingly coloured wild flowers, bare desert landscapes, shrubs and diverse wilderness. These are some of the characteristic of the arid parks of South Africa.