Posts – Attractions

#TravelChatSA explores 'staycations' in South Africa

  • 23 April 2015 by Thrishni Subramoney

A vacation far from home can be great fun, but sometimes those little trips a short distance from your home can be just as rewarding. If you agree, then you have a good idea about what a ‘staycation’ is.

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Ten off the beaten track things to do in the Eastern Cape

From the clear beaches of the Wild Coast, to quirky features you might miss if you blink, the Eastern Cape has plenty of spots for those looking for adventure and hidden treasures…

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The world-famous Drakensberg Boys Choir

A visit to the remarkable Drakensberg Boys Choir is a must. If you’re in KwaZulu-Natal at any stage, make it your mission to hear them – it’s an experience you will never forget.

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Sandton City’s Diamond Walk is opening soon

The R185-million redevelopment project is taking place on Sandton City’s upper level between the Sandton Sun and InterContinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers hotels.

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South African lodges feature on elite National Geographic list

  • 19 April 2015 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

Three South African lodges feature on the prestigious National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World list.

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Chasing the sun across South Africa

  • 17 April 2015 by Thrishni Subramoney

There were many subjects that we turned our cameras on during the recent #MeetSouthAfrica bloggers’ trip across the country. But the sun clearly stole the show.

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The SunStar art installation on Signal Hill

  • 16 April 2015 by Lynnette Johns

The SunStar is a temporary art installation on top of Cape Town’s Signal Hill. The artwork is largely made from the fence that once surrounded Robben Island.

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The 5 joys of a holiday run

Being on the road can throw your routine a little. Going for a run or a brisk walk can help and comes with several important advantages.

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City Sightseeing: a great way to see Cape Town in 90 minutes (or 2 days)

  • 14 April 2015 by Tara Turkington

Cape Town is undoubtedly one of the world’s most beautiful cities, and you could spend weeks here there is so much to see. A great way to get a sense of the city and be transported to some of its best attractions is to climb aboard the red City Sightseeing bus – and to hop off and on as takes your fancy.

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Cape Town's best beaches for kids

  • 14 April 2015 by Lynnette Johns

Cape Town is home to sandloads of beautiful beaches. Here, we list those that are most family-friendly.

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