Posts – Culture & History

R100-million addition to Mandela Capture Site

  • 19 August 2015 by Rebecca Nattar

The Nelson Mandela Capture Site in KwaZulu-Natal is undergoing a R100-million upgrade which officials say will generate even more tourism in the area.

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#MeetSouthAfrica's Blaauwberg Nature Reserve

The Blaauwberg Nature Reserve offers more than scenic views of two of South Africa’s World Heritage Sites – Robben Island and Table Mountain – or even hiking trails for nature lovers.

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Time travel in the Western Cape

Take a trip back in time by visiting the Outeniqua Transport Museum along the Garden Route.

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Inanda Heritage Route is a true natural treasure

  • 17 August 2015 by Rebecca Nattar

The beautiful and diverse city of Durban in KwaZulu-Natal has much to offer visitors – not least of which is the unique Inanda Heritage Route, an ecotourism destination that offers visitors a variety of cultural attractions, nature trails and adventure activities.

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The capital town for wire cars

  • 14 August 2015 by Sarah Came

In the Karoo, almost in the very centre of South Africa, lies a tiny little dorpie (small town) with a surprising penchant for cars – not F1 cars or vintage cars, but wire cars.

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Luxury in Port Elizabeth – Admiralty Beach House

Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape is known for its gorgeous Blue Flag beaches, and has been a top South African holiday destination for decades. Although you’ll find all kinds of accommodation here, from campsites to luxury hotels, spoil yourself at one of its most inviting and luxurious B&Bs.

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24 hours in Johannesburg

Johannesburg is also affectionately known as Jozi, Joburg, or the City of Gold. It’s a city of big dreams, buzzing streets that never sleep and endless opportunities for fun, relaxation and adventure.

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Uncovering the lost city of Mapungubwe Hill

A journey of 120 steps up the side of the hill to the top takes you back in time.

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Only in South Africa ...

  • 07 August 2015 by Sarah Came

South Africa is famous for its diversity – of people, wildlife, scenery, habitats and experiences. With so much going on, it’s difficult to keep track of all the fascinating facts about the country, but here are a few of the country’s claims to fame ...

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5 underground tours in South Africa

  • 04 August 2015 by Roseanna McBain

South Africa is renowned for its above-ground beauty, but there are also fascinating tours for those who wish to explore underground.

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