Posts – Routes & Trails

I was wowed in Joburg

  • 24 February 2015 by Sasha Hall

The Johannesburg City Sightseeing Red Bus is offering an exciting new route through the Maboneng Precinct. This venture will launch on 1 March 2015.

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Q&A on road tripping in South Africa

South Africa is an enormous country, and one of the best ways to experience it is on a road trip.

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Cape Town on a budget

  • 15 February 2015 by Lynnette Johns

Saving for your planned trip to Cape Town? We found some budget-friendly ideas.

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10 things not to do while on holiday in South Africa

  • 06 February 2015 by Cassidy Parker

Take it from us, there are few things you should definitely not do while you’re exploring South Africa ...

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Plan a whale-watching trip in South Africa

Factor in some whale watching while on safari in southern Africa.

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Life in the slow lane: Port Elizabeth's iBhayi Sunshine Saunter route

  • 26 January 2015 by Christine Marot

The Ibhayi Sunshine Saunter is a circular journey of discovery for the family, within 50km of the Port Elizabeth city centre.

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Geology off the beaten track – exploring South Africa’s hidden treasures

If you’re at all interested in understanding and interpreting some of the rocks, mountains, soils and dunes that you might spot on a road journey through South Africa, there’s a fascinating book that will give you the know-how.

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8 000 steps through Johannesburg

  • 02 January 2015 by Thrishni Subramoney (words and images)

If you’ve been counting your steps in a bid to keep fit this holiday, we’ve found one of the most fascinating ways to meet your pedometer goal: a walking tour of Johannesburg’s financial district.

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Fast zipping to slow sipping – Elgin has it all

  • 30 December 2014 by Desiree Haakonsen

Next time you’re looking for a getaway, remember that Elgin in the Western Cape has something for everyone – whether you like your weekends fast or slow.

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10 photos to remind you why you Love South Africa

  • 29 December 2014 by Thrishni Subramoney

There are few countries in the world that offer as varied a visual feast as South Africa. If you need proof, just check out our Love South Africa Flickr group, where shutterbugs have been showcasing the visual beauty of the country from every angle. Here are 10 more photos from the group that will make you want to visit South Africa.

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