Posts – Attractions

West Coast in full bloom

  • 13 September 2015 by Leanne Pohlmann

Spring has sprung and the wild flowers on South Africa’s West Coast are in full bloom.

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Multimillion-rand makeover for Durban's Garden Court Marine Parade hotel

When the Garden Court Marine Parade hotel opened in 1985 at a cost of R45-million, it set a new standard in South African architecture by adding to the art-deco architectural style for which Durban is known.

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Sunrise to sunset – 12 hours in Madikwe Game Reserve

  • 11 September 2015 by Camilla Kohlmeyer

Situated in the North West province, Madikwe Game Reserve offers a luxury safari experience and spectacular game viewing. The park is malaria-free, and is home to the Big Five and a variety of endangered species.

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For the love of food, visit the Hazel Food Market

  • 11 September 2015 by Edwina van der Burg

Who doesn’t love food? Or, at the very least, love the idea of getting together in pleasant surroundings with family or friends – and enjoying great food?

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Meet South Africa's #NalediFossils

  • 10 September 2015 by Melanie-Ann Feris

Scientists on Thursday 10 September 2015 revealed the discovery of a new species in the Cradle of Humankind UNESCO World Heritage site in Gauteng. The Naledi fossils will be on display at the Maropeng Visitor Centre in the Cradle of Humankind for a limited period.

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: wildlife, views and street art

  • 10 September 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 ...

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Take a gorge walk at the Howick Falls

Howick’s popular gorge walk in KwaZulu-Natal has undergone a much-needed facelift and is set to reopen in time for the December 2015 holidays.

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The V&A Waterfront’s Silo District: world-class innovation

  • 07 September 2015 by Quathar Jacobs

Built in 1921, the Grain Silo complex at Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront is set to become a hive of activity for travellers and locals.

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KwaZulu-Natal gears up for Tsogo Sun Amashova Durban Classic

On 18 October 2015, Durban once again plays host to one of the country’s top cycling events: the Tsogo Sun Amashova Durban Classic.

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: mountains, hills and a whale

  • 03 September 2015 by Edwina van der Burg

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 ...

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