Posts – Attractions

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.


#MeetSouthAfrica: The Hare Krishna temple in Durban

A visit to the Hare Krishna temple in Durban can be an enlightening experience.


Marvellous Maritzburg

  • September 26, 2013 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds and Andrea Weiss

From physically challenging races, to stunning architecture and unusual tours, Pietermaritzburg and the surrounding Midlands have it all.


#MeetSouthAfrica with Jadyson Costa

Brazilian MMA fighter Jadyson Costa talks about his life in Cape Town, the beautiful Mother City.


South Africa's gorgeous Garden Route

  • September 19, 2013 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds and Andrea Weiss

South Africa’s gorgeous Garden Route gets its name from its beautiful beaches, lovely lakes and magical forests. Not only can you relax in beautiful surroundings, but you can also participate in a host of adventure activities, from elephant encounters to bungee jumping off the Bloukrans Bridge.


Hiking in the Morning Sun Nature Reserve, Limpopo

  • September 16, 2013 by Gail Cameron

The Soutpansberg mountains are vast and beautiful. Rugged cliffs lean into the sun, and the surrounding bushveld spreads far.


Spring holidays to put a skip in your step

Fun accommodation options and places to visit during September and October.


Buskers in South Africa

  • September 12, 2013 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds and Andrea Weiss

Buskers can be seen across the country playing a range of music from popular South African tunes to the classics. Be sure to take the time to listen to their music and even try out a few dance moves, if you feel brave enough.


South Africa's brilliant beaches

  • September 05, 2013 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

All along South Africa’s coast are breathtakingly beautiful beaches where you can go for a long walk, lie in the sun, try your hand at surfing, or simply pull up a chair at a sidewalk cafe and tuck into some fish and chips while breathing in the clean sea air.


Snow on Table Mountain 2013

  • August 30, 2013 by Andrea Weiss

Table Mountain is known for its scenic views, not its snowfalls, but every now and then the weather gods have a little surprise in store.