Posts – Attractions

Go deep: SA's amazing caves, stunning stalactites, mighty stalagmites

  • 14 June 2016 by Andrew Pearson

Going deep into the belly of the earth isn’t for everyone, but if you can handle thousands of tons of pressure balancing above your head, you’re in for a spectacular treat. We’re shining a light on some of South Africa’s best caving destinations.


City in Pictures – Cape Town

  • 10 June 2016 by Warren Raaff

Our second biggest city ranks as one of the most beautiful cities in the world.


Where two oceans meet

  • 08 June 2016 by Warren Raaff

It’s World Oceans Day today and to honour the deeper and wetter parts of our world, we’re going to dive into an oceanic phenomenon that happens right here in South Africa.


We took a Sho’t Left to the Eastern Cape

  • 04 June 2016

Our very own ‘wild’ province, the Eastern Cape, features expanses of untouched beach, bush and forest. This beautiful corner of South Africa was the feature of our latest Sho’t Left tour.


Embark on a Magaliesberg adventure

  • 03 June 2016 by Warren Raaff

If you drive 45 minutes down the road from Johannesburg, you’ll stumble upon one of the oldest mountain ranges in the world. Welcome to the Magaliesberg Mountain Range, with an abundance of valleys, ravines, cliffs and waterfalls for the pleasure and indulgence of nature lovers.

If you’re heading through, here are some things you can do along the way.


Port St Johns - Undiscovered Heart of the Wild Coast

  • 31 May 2016 by Andrew Pearson

Untouched, uncrowded and truly breathtaking, this sleepy Transkei village has something for everyone, including really large portions of R&R.


Cape Town voted the World's best city, here are 22 reasons why

  • 30 May 2016 by Warren Raaff

South Africa, there is so much to love including amazing diversity and beauty. One the truly iconic highlights of our southern corner of Africa can be found in the Western Cape.

Yes, we’re talking about Cape Town of course, and the Telegraph has written a lovely testimony to the brilliance of our Mother City called “22 reasons why Cape Town is the world’s best city”.


A Sho't Left in the Northern Cape

  • 20 May 2016

Our largest province is also one of our most beautiful gems. It’s dry, it’s sparse, and it was the focus of our latest Sho’t Left tour with South Africa’s favourite musicians, Mi Casa.


Durban locals share their secrets

  • 17 May 2016

Durban, it’s our very own paradise by the sea and a culturally distinct slice of heaven that many South Africans are proud to call home. It’s these denizens of Durbs that help us find the hidden gems that define this fair city. We’ve gone and found the top 5 spots lauded by locals.


Cosy winter hideaways

  • 09 May 2016

Summer gets all the good press, but when the temperature drops in South Africa, you’re spoilt for choice when it comes to destinations in which to snuggle up and enjoy the view.