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Port St Johns - Undiscovered Heart of the Wild Coast

  • 31 May 2016 by Andrew Pearson

Untouched, uncrowded and truly breathtaking, this sleepy Transkei village has something for everyone, including really large portions of R&R.


Cape Town voted the World's best city, here are 22 reasons why

  • 30 May 2016 by Warren Raaff

South Africa, there is so much to love including amazing diversity and beauty. One the truly iconic highlights of our southern corner of Africa can be found in the Western Cape.

Yes, we’re talking about Cape Town of course, and the Telegraph has written a lovely testimony to the brilliance of our Mother City called “22 reasons why Cape Town is the world’s best city”.


Raise your glass to South African brandy – the world’s best on the R62

  • 27 May 2016

If you mosey on down the R62 in the Western Cape, you’ll discover a world of deliciousness that can only be found in this corner of the country. It’s called the Brandy Route and on the way you will stop by a few small towns that produce the world’s best brandy.


Ready to run, Comrades?

  • 27 May 2016 by Andrew Pearson

It’s downhill all the way this year, in the world’s oldest, and largest, ultramarathon: The Comrades


Darling Gets Its Daisies Rocked

  • 26 May 2016 by Andrew Pearson

Every year the sleepy Western Cape village of Darling comes alive - not just with vibrant blooming daisies, but with one of South Africa’s most glamorous music festivals.


Birds of a feather flock to SA’s best birding spots

  • 24 May 2016 by Andrew Pearson

Home to 10% of the world’s bird species, South Africa is a twitcher’s utopia packed with coastal, inland and tropical sightings for the keen eyed traveller.


A Sho't Left in the Northern Cape

  • 20 May 2016

Our largest province is also one of our most beautiful gems. It’s dry, it’s sparse, and it was the focus of our latest Sho’t Left tour with South Africa’s favourite musicians, Mi Casa.


Timeless & Tasty: The Mighty Koeksister

  • 20 May 2016 by Andrew Pearson

A legendary favourite, this sweet treat has earned a place in South African culinary history.


Green, Lush and Delicious: The Other, Other Kalahari.

  • 19 May 2016 by Andrew Pearson

Yes, you read that right. It’s not all red rocks and burning sands in the Kalahari. In fact, foodies rejoice: it’s very far from dry and arid…


Durban by Durbanites: The Top 5

  • 17 May 2016

Durban, it’s our very own paradise by the sea and a culturally distinct slice of heaven that many South Africans are proud to call home.

It’s these denizens of Durbs that help us find the hidden gems that define this fair city. We’ve gone and found the top 5 spots lauded by locals. This is Durban by Durbanites.