Posts – Attractions

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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Feed the friendly rays at uShaka Sea World

  • 13 April 2015 by Christine Marot

As they have been trained to do, the rays swim up to the aquarist, who presents a piece of fish to each open mouth and they simply suck it in, like so many marine vacuum cleaners.

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From holidays to honeymoons: a couple’s guide to Hermanus

  • 12 April 2015 by Lauren Morling

Activities for couples in the seaside town of Hermanus.

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A Spier Farm Experience is a great family outing

  • 11 April 2015 by Christine Marot

Sample Spier’s superb wines, a superb meal at the Eight Restaurant or a picnic basket from the Eight To Go delicatessen, and learn about birds of prey at the Eagle Encounters rehabilitation centre.

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Spionkop – South Africa’s Hill of Destiny

One of the most futile and bloodiest battles of the South African War was fought on top of a windswept, rain-sodden hill in KwaZulu-Natal on the night of 23 January, 1900, and the following day, 24 January. Three men on the hill that day – whose death would have changed the course of world history – survived.

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Stop and notice the little things

Do you pay enough attention to the little things when you’re travelling?

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The splendour of Mpumalanga

  • 07 April 2015 by Stuart Dickinson

There’s something mesmerising about the valleys, mountains and open plains of Mpumalanga, a sparsely populated outdoor playground that stretches to the border of Mozambique in the east.

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Faces of Tourism: meet Centurion's answer to Spider-Man

  • 06 April 2015 by Thrishni Subramoney

You may love South Africa’s wildlife and scenery, but it’s the people you meet on your travels here who will make the difference between a good holiday and a great one.

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Creation gets creative

At Creation, at the top of the Hemel-en-Aarde Valley, you can indulge in a range of wine pairings

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Mountains of South Africa

  • 05 April 2015 by Sarah Came

South Africa is known for its diverse wildlife, unique cultures and scenic beauty. Along with our open plains, rugged bush and expansive beaches, there are also some spectacular mountain views.

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