Posts – Wildlife

The Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden in 10 pictures

  • 30 August 2015 by Melanie-Ann Feris

The Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden in Cape Town is regarded as one of the greatest gardens in the world. Come discover its spectacular flora and incredible views.


Witsand Nature Reserve – an oasis of tranquility

Witsand Nature Reserve is a traveller’s dream: relaxing, beautiful, steeped in history and intriguing, not to mention affordable and well maintained.


Cultural experiences, game and more at Phezulu Safari Park

Phezulu Safari Park is definitely a fulfilling outing, with cultural dance, a reptile park, curio shop and restaurant in the beauty of KwaZulu-Natal’s Valley of a Thousand Hills.


Popular pics on Instagram this week: the Big Hole, the beachfront and beautiful animals

  • 27 August 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 ...


Mpumalanga in 10 pictures

  • 25 August 2015 by Melanie-Ann Feris

If you’ve never travelled to South Africa’s Mpumalanga province, do yourself a favour and add it to your itinerary.


Hiking Limpopo's Blouberg mountains

  • 23 August 2015 by Christine Marot

Spring is around the corner and the outdoors beckon, with new places to explore and unique experiences to be had. One of these is a relatively new hiking trail in the Blouberg mountains in Limpopo province.


Popular pics on Instagram this week: a lone elephant and landscapes

  • 20 August 2015 by Edwina van der Burg

A magnificent elephant we regrammed for #WorldElephantDay, and landscapes of KwaZulu-Natal and Cape Town were what Instagrammers loved seeing on our account this week.


#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.


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.


River Bend Lodge at Addo Elephant Park

Situated within the Nyathi Concession of the Addo Elephant Park, South Africa’s third-largest national park, which is not open to the general public, this exclusive old colonial-style lodge with wide verandahs looks out to the Zuurberg mountains and far horizons.