Posts – Attractions

A Darling of a town

  • 25 January 2015 by Lynnette Johns

Darling, on the Western Cape’s West Coast, is a surprising little town. An hour out of Cape Town, it is known for its flowers and wine, for satirist Pieter-Dirk Uys, and the music festival Rocking the Daisies.


Discover Margate – nearly a hundred years of beach holidays

  • 24 January 2015 by Christine Marot

The holiday town of Margate on KwaZulu-Natal’s South Coast offers visitors a memorable beach experience. Picture coconut palms, grassy embankments, golden sand and idyllic days in the sun.


Cape Canopy Tour receives worldwide acclaim

  • 23 January 2015 by Christine Marot

Lonely Planet has named the Cape Canopy Tour in the Western Cape – a mix of adventure and natural attractions – one of the world’s top new experiences.


Popular pics on Instagram this week: An elephant and the Wanderers Stadium

  • 23 January 2015 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

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


Johannesburg's new-look Rosebank Mall

  • 22 January 2015 by Daphney Mngomeni

Rosebank Mall, one of Johannesburg’s leading shopping and entertainment complexes, recently underwent an upgrade and expansion to cater for an increase in shoppers.


Fun outside South African cities

  • 21 January 2015 by Lynnette Johns

Go on a safari, visit a French-inspired town or visit a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You can do all of that, and more, outside South Africa’s major cities.


Great food on a budget

  • 21 January 2015 by Cassidy Parker

There’s no doubting it, when it comes to food, South Africa won’t disappoint. But eating out all the time can get pricey. With that in mind, we’ve put together a few budget recommendations for you.


The ancient chambers of the Sudwala Caves

  • 20 January 2015 by Sarah Came

The history of the Sudwala Caves in Mpumalanga goes back approximately 240-million years to their formation. This makes the caves older than Africa itself – the Sudwala Caves formed when what is now Africa was still part of the supercontinent Gondwana.


15 travel ideas for your 2015 bucket list

  • 19 January 2015 by Desiree Haakonsen

Here are 15 things that we recommend you add to your South African travel bucket list.


University towns in South Africa

With the start of the academic year around the corner in February, here’s a round-up of some of South Africa’s most popular university towns.