Posts – Attractions

Business tourism boom in South Africa

  • 25 May 2014 by Daphney Mngomeni

Business tourism to South Africa is booming, a testament to our first-class infrastructure and conferencing facilities.


Ten must-do's at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

The Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden in Cape Town is one of the ‘Magnificent Seven’ botanical gardens in the world. A visit to this garden in its glorious setting against the slopes of Table Mountain is a must for any visitor. With so many places to explore, here’s a guide to 10 great activities in the garden.


#MeetSouthAfrica with Caspar Diederik

Caspar Diederik was one of 14 travel bloggers invited to explore South Africa as part of the #MeetSouthAfrica campaign. Here are a few of his pictures from his whirlwind trip.


Worldwide Instameet takes place in South Africa

  • 20 May 2014 by Stuart Buchanan

Here is a selection of pictures from Saturday’s Worldwide Instameet walks around South Africa.


Democratic South Africa: 20 years on, and still going strong

  • 20 May 2014 by Daphney Mngomeni

In 1994 South Africans experienced an event that would change their lives and the country’s reputation forever: the first democratic elections.


Experience the Cape Winelands

  • 18 May 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

South Africa boasts a number internationally acclaimed wines, and a visit to the Cape Winelands is a treat for wine connoisseurs and wine lovers alike.


Gone glamping: A selection of great South African luxury camping getaways

  • 17 May 2014 by Kate Rau

Glamping, or glamorous camping, became part of mainstream travel and tourism well before Kate and William glamped under the stars in Bedouin-style luxury in Ayers Rock.


Five cool things to do in Durban

Durban is famous for its balmy weather, lush, subtropical feel and its links to the Orient. Here are five cool ways to experience South Africa’s most popular holiday destination.


Award-winning South Africa

When it comes to flying to Africa, eating out or sleeping over, South Africa has world-class facilities. Here are a few recent accolades…


How tourists help wildlife conservation

  • 15 May 2014 by Lynnette Johns

Game farms can be heavily involved in conservation, including breeding and rehabilitation programmes. These farms typically fund the programmes from income generated by services they offer to tourists.