Posts – Attractions

Face to face with a shark – can I do that again, please?

  • 19 September 2014 by Marin Gorrie

I recently decided to shake off my fear, don a wetsuit, and get up close and personal with a few sharks during a shark cage-diving encounter.

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#TravelChatSA goes glamping

#TravelChatSA looks at luxurious options for campers – otherwise known as ‘glamping’.

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: Klein Karoo and Newtown

  • 18 September 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

We love all the fantastic Igers using #MeetSouthAfrica to share their photos of our country. Here are the top instagrams we regrammed from the past week ...

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Is this the Shire? Finding oneself in scenic Hogsback

  • 17 September 2014 by Stuart Buchanan (words and photos)

Whether you go for the tree-hugging, the adventure of mountain biking and abseiling, or to simply get away from the bustle of city life, Hogsback feels like a very special place in South Africa.

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My city: Kevin Paul's Port Elizabeth

  • 15 September 2014 by Kolosa Vuso

Kevin Paul is a South African swimmer who received a gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Paralympics. Although he is now based in Durban, training for the Rio 2016 Games, he remains passionate about his hometown, Port Elizabeth.

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Africa comes to life at the Rosebank Art & Craft Market

  • 13 September 2014 by Stuart Dickinson

From its shop-level entrance, the Rosebank Art & Craft Market seems like a humble store. But venture down the stairs at the back of the shop, and you’re met with a bustling underground market that captures the essence of Africa.

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Feel Durban's Florida Road vibe

  • 12 September 2014 by Christine Marot

The Florida Road strip is probably Durban’s most well-patronised stretch of real estate, thanks to an eclectic mix of restaurants, pubs, shops, galleries and churches, complemented by a welcoming old-world-meets-new atmosphere.

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#TravelChatSA puts a spring in its step

#TravelChatSA is a weekly event on Twitter that focuses on different tourist attractions around South Africa. This week’s topic was #SpringSA.

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: Camps Bay and Table Mountain

  • 11 September 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

We love all the fantastic grammers using #MeetSouthAfrica to share their photos of our country. Here are the top instagrams we have posted from the past week ...

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Bowled over at Boulders penguin colony, Cape Town

The African penguin colony at Boulders Beach is one of only two places in the world that tourists can get really close to this endangered bird.

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