Posts – Attractions

How tourists help wildlife conservation

  • 15 May 2014 by Lynnette Johns

Game farms can be heavily involved in conservation, including breeding and rehabilitation programmes. These farms typically fund the programmes from income generated by services they offer to tourists.

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Sand, sunsets and saying 'I do' – beach weddings in South Africa

  • 13 May 2014 by Christine Marot

While beach-wedding pioneers were typically barefoot, white cotton-clad couples tying the knot at their favourite surf spot, contemporary beach weddings are more sophisticated, with crystal, silver, white linen and all the trimmings one might expect of a top-class hotel – on the beach.

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Jozi reinvents itself as Africa's hip hotspot

  • 12 May 2014 by Daphney Mngomeni

Twenty years after the first democratic elections, Johannesburg has become one of Africa’s most fast-paced, exciting and innovative places to be, according to an article in News24.

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A final day to #MeetSouthAfrica

Our #MeetSouthAfrica bloggers enjoyed their last day wandering the city centre and local markets of Durban.

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Luxury at Fancourt

  • 11 May 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

Fancourt offers some of the best golf courses in South Africa, as well as a luxurious hotel with fantastic facilities.

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​Jumping off a stadium and a Cape Town Instawalk with #MeetSouthAfrica

Our second-last day of #MeetSouthAfrica saw our bloggers make their way to Durban after enjoying epic sunrises and a Cape Town instawalk in the Bo-Kaap district of the city.

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​DIY cooking, caving and art with #MeetSouthAfrica

Before meeting back up together again in Durban, our #MeetSouthAfrica bloggers enjoyed their respective days in Bloemfontein, Plettenberg Bay and Cape Town.

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Penguins, the Kalahari and the Apartheid Museum with #MeetSouthAfrica

The fifth day of #MeetSouthAfrica couldn’t have offered up any more diverse experiences for our bloggers. From the red sands of the Kalahari to the delicious treat of sushi in Port Elizabeth, we covered it all.

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​Travel memoirs of a proud South African

  • 07 May 2014 by Colin Ford

I am a proud South African. I adore the country I live in, and try to explore as much of it as I can. I love the endless beaches along the east coast, the drama of the mountain ranges along the escarpment, the massive skies of the eastern Free State, the tranquility of the bushveld and the uplifting energy of my home city, Johannesburg.

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Across the country with #MeetSouthAfrica

Our #MeetSouthAfrica bloggers started their fourth day by splitting into their separate groups and heading in different directions to explore our beautiful country.

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