Posts – Attractions

Some fabulous winter getaways

Winter in South Africa offers a great opportunity to take a break – whether it’s Dullstroom for a spot of fishing, quad biking in the bush, or a spa retreat that’s good for the soul.


Millennials, the next generation of travellers

  • 09 June 2014 by Daphney Mngomeni

The next generation is here, and they’re set to take the travel spotlight in the coming years: Millennials, also known as Generation Y.


Beautiful De Hoop Nature Reserve, Western Cape

​De Hoop Nature Reserve near the southern tip of Africa is a beautiful reserve with 70km of pristine coastline.


Umgeni River Bird Park: Durban’s haven for cool and unusual birds

  • 08 June 2014 by Christine Marot

Birds of many a feather have been flocking together at Durban’s Umgeni River Bird Park for the past three decades.


Microlighting: Fly like a bird in the Overberg

At Umshanti, near Swellendam in the Western Cape, you can get a bird’s-eye view of the farmlands of the Overberg aboard a microlight.


9 great Limpopo attractions

  • 04 June 2014 by Willem Steenkamp

Limpopo, one of South Africa’s most rural provinces, is filled with wonderful places and experiences just waiting to be discovered and savoured by visitors.


'We bought a game lodge in Africa'

  • 03 June 2014 by Tara Turkington

Rhulani Safari Lodge is located up in the north-western corner of the Madikwe Game Reserve in the North West province, right up near the Botswana border. ‘Rhulani’ means ‘to relax’ in Swahili, but that’s the last thing new owners Rolf Steiner and Marisa Silva are thinking of doing.


Crossing the Breede River on the pontoon at Malgas

The pontoon at Malgas has a fascinating history and is the only way to cross the Breede River between Swellendam and the sea.


Two Oceans Aquarium, Cape Town, in 20 pictures

  • 02 June 2014 by Tara Turkington

Situated in Cape Town, near the southern tip of Africa, the Two Oceans Aquarium will delight visitors of all ages with sea creatures from the Atlantic and Indian oceans.


Yachting in South Africa

  • 31 May 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

With its beautiful stretches of coastline, enjoying a yacht trip in South Africa is a great idea.