Posts – Attractions

#MeetSouthAfrica's Blaauwberg Nature Reserve

The Blaauwberg Nature Reserve offers more than scenic views of two of South Africa’s World Heritage Sites – Robben Island and Table Mountain – or even hiking trails for nature lovers.


Time travel in the Western Cape

Take a trip back in time by visiting the Outeniqua Transport Museum along the Garden Route.


South Africa's gorgeous beaches in 15 pictures

  • 18 August 2015 by Melanie-Ann Feris

Haven’t yet booked a beach vacation to South Africa? See what you’re missing out on ...


Inanda Heritage Route is a true natural treasure

  • 17 August 2015 by Rebecca Nattar

The beautiful and diverse city of Durban in KwaZulu-Natal has much to offer visitors – not least of which is the unique Inanda Heritage Route, an ecotourism destination that offers visitors a variety of cultural attractions, nature trails and adventure activities.


Namaqua National Park bursts into bloom

A flush of warm weather has signalled the start of the annual floral bloom in the Northern Cape’s Namaqualand region, specifically in Namaqua National Park, where dusty valleys transform overnight into carpets of colourful flowers.


Gauteng in 10 pictures

  • 16 August 2015 by Melanie-Ann Feris

#MeetSouthAfrica’s Gauteng province – home to Johannesburg, Soweto, the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site and lots, lots more.


Chasing waterfalls in the Lowveld

  • 15 August 2015 by Stuart Dickinson

Take a drive through the Panorama region, and you’ll quickly see why Mpumalanga is hailed as one of the most scenic provinces in South Africa.


Luxury in Port Elizabeth – Admiralty Beach House

Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape is known for its gorgeous Blue Flag beaches, and has been a top South African holiday destination for decades. Although you’ll find all kinds of accommodation here, from campsites to luxury hotels, spoil yourself at one of its most inviting and luxurious B&Bs.


River Bend Lodge at Addo Elephant Park

Situated within the Nyathi Concession of the Addo Elephant Park, South Africa’s third-largest national park, which is not open to the general public, this exclusive old colonial-style lodge with wide verandahs looks out to the Zuurberg mountains and far horizons.


Popular pics on Instagram this week: wildlife and colour

  • 13 August 2015 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

We love all the fantastic Igers using #MeetSouthAfrica to share their photos of our country. These are the top images shared on our account over the past week ...