Posts – Wildlife

Mapungubwe – where history, nature, countries and rivers meet

  • 01 July 2015 by Carina van Wyk

The Mapungubwe National Park and World Heritage Site is not only the meeting point of three countries and two mighty rivers; it was once home to an ancient African civilisation and it boasts some of most beautiful landscapes in southern Africa, as well as an abundance of wildlife.

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The Nelson Mandela Centre for Reconciliation, Limpopo

  • 27 June 2015 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

The Nelson Mandela Centre for Reconciliation at Shambala Private Game Reserve in Limpopo was recently opened to the public. It offers guests amazing and luxurious experiences.

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Love South Africa? Take a picture

  • 23 June 2015 by Melanie-Ann Feris

We’d love to see the pictures you took when you came to #MeetSouthAfrica. In the meantime, check out this great collection of pictures shared with South African Tourism’s Love South Africa Flickr group.

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5 animals you should meet in South Africa

Some animals really do stand out, and those with their own quirks and personalities often become favourites with visitors. Here are a couple of colourful characters we’d love you to meet ...

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Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park – Visitor’s Guide & Atlas

One of the first transfrontier zones to be created in southern Africa, Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park – an ancient landscape of rippling red dunes, dried watercourses, vast horizons, stark beauty and true wilderness – is one of the biggest conservation areas on Earth.

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: black-maned lion and Cape Town sunrise

  • 19 June 2015 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

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 ...

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Durban – a photo essay

  • 17 June 2015 by Christine Marot

Clear skies, mild temperatures and windless days make Durban an all-year-round winner

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24 hours in Pretoria

A day spent in Pretoria can include visiting historical sites, observing local art and trying the best picnic spots in town.

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10 South African nature reserves you may not have heard about

  • 14 June 2015 by Lynnette Johns

South Africa has world-famous game reserves like the Kruger National Park, but also many nature reserves that are less well known. Here we list 10 of South Africa’s lesser-known reserves ...

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: the Wild Coast and wildlife

  • 12 June 2015 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds

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 ...

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