Posts – Attractions

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.


#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.