Posts – Attractions

Lodges in the North West

  • October 18, 2013 by Melanie-Ann Feris

The North West province is big game country. No matter what your budget, there’s a game lodge to suit your pocket and tastes.


Game reserves in South Africa

  • October 17, 2013 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

South Africa is full of great game reserves just waiting to be visited. Here’s an overview of some of them.


Mashishing's red bus

Driving through Mashishing in Mpumalanga, I couldn’t ignore the red double-decker bus parked in a pretty garden on Kerk Street. As I discovered, nor could Rolene Joubert and Marie Jankowitz, who found the bus in Jet Park in Johannesburg and had it towed all the way home.


Top 10 things to do in Harties

  • October 15, 2013 by Melanie-Ann Feris

The Hartbeespoort Dam has many fantastic experiences from which to choose. Here is our list of the top 10.


Celebrating all things home in Kramerville

The Kramerville design district in Jozi is the place to buy decor and design items for the home.


Stunning street art in South Africa

  • October 10, 2013 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

Some argue that graffiti (or tagging) and street art are one and the same, while others suggest that the former is not an art form while the latter is often a witty reflection on the state of the nation that brightens up urban environments.


Hidden Cape Town

Hidden Cape Town by Paul Duncan and Alain Proust is a beautiful book about Cape Town’s incredible buildings.


What tree is that?

Enrich your bushveld experience by learning to recognise some of South Africa’s most iconic trees.


Powerful Pretoria

  • October 02, 2013 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds and Andrea Weiss

Pretoria is the executive capital of South Africa and the Union Buildings, designed by architect Sir Herbert Baker, are the seat of government.


Whale watching without the crowds

It’s whale-watching season, and if you want to find somewhere beautiful to do this away from the madding crowd, then head for the De Hoop Nature Reserve.