Posts – Attractions

Love South Africa: Photos by Martin Heigan

  • 01 December 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

Here we showcase one of the many talented photographers contributing to the Love South Africa Flickr group.


Great horse-riding spots not far from the city

  • 29 November 2014 by Kolosa Vuso

Picture horse riding along the beautiful sands of one of South Africa’s many beaches or along its many scenic trails – it’s a great way to discover the country.


Popular pics on Instagram this week: Natural wonders

  • 28 November 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

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


Melkkamer Cottage, Southern Cape – perfect remote getaway

South Africa is known for its wide-open spaces, gorgeous beaches, bird-rich wetlands, a unique floral kingdom, and wildlife. It’s not often that you find all these treasures in one place – but you will at the 1872 Melkkamer Cottage in De Hoop Nature Reserve in the Southern Cape.


The epitome of luxury – South Africa's Blue Train

  • 26 November 2014 by Christine Marot (words and images)

She glides along her appointed path, blue-and-gold livery glinting in the sun, weaving through the Great Karoo and skirting the Cape’s linear vineyards. She is the epitome of old-world luxury; she is South Africa’s Blue Train.


20 000 reasons to Love South Africa

  • 25 November 2014 by Thrishni Subramoney

If pictures do indeed speak a thousand words, then our Love South Africa Flickr group speaks volumes about the beauty of South Africa. The group has now crossed the 20 000-photograph mark.


The Peech Hotel celebrates 10 years in style

The Peech Hotel in Johannesburg is celebrating a decade of excellence as one of Africa’s finest boutique hotels.


​30 fun things to do in Johannesburg under R200

  • 24 November 2014 by Russel Jarvis

Find out what to do in Johannesburg with a list of fun activities that won’t cost you the Earth.


Photo essay: Hot-air ballooning over South Africa

  • 23 November 2014 by Spencer Spellman

Here’s a great photo essay from Spencer Spellman of The Traveling Philosopher following a recent hot-air ballooning experience in South Africa.


Durban's I ❤ Market perfect for a family outing

  • 22 November 2014 by Christine Marot (words and images)

Durban’s I ❤ Market is a chilled venue where kiddies can ride their bikes and play ball on the lawns, while parents relax at tables under shady trees or on the grass in the sun.