Posts – Wildlife

The underappreciated impala

  • 04 May 2015 by Sarah Came

Seeing an animal in the wild, free and natural, is one of the most exhilarating experiences that South Africa has to offer. But unfortunately, because they are free and in the wild, there are no guarantees of actually seeing a particular animal. With the exception, that is, of the impala.


Bloggers experience luxury South Africa

South African Tourism is currently hosting a group of international and local bloggers in the build-up to INDABA 2015. A luxury and sustainability itinerary sees some of these bloggers experiencing the best of South African hotels, dining and wellness retreats.


Bloggers' trip: meeting the wonders of South Africa

  • 01 May 2015 by Sasha Hall

In the lead-up to INDABA 2015, South Africa Tourism is hosting a group of local and international bloggers, who will show our country to the world.


Strange habits of South African animals

  • 28 April 2015 by Sarah Came

What do birds, beetles, meerkats and elephants have in common? Their behaviour is fascinating at times.


Winter birding in South Africa

Birding in South Africa is an all-year affair. Here are a few specials to look out for in the winter months through to spring.


Popular pics on Instagram this week: street art and post boxes

  • 17 April 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 ...


South Africa with a difference – photo essay

Something a little bit different – a photo essay of quirky images from South Africa.


20 powerful images captured by rangers in the wild

  • 15 April 2015 by Lauren Morling

A wildlife photo essay by rangers based in the Sabi Sand Reserve.


Feed the friendly rays at uShaka Sea World

  • 13 April 2015 by Christine Marot

As they have been trained to do, the rays swim up to the aquarist, who presents a piece of fish to each open mouth and they simply suck it in, like so many marine vacuum cleaners.


From holidays to honeymoons: a couple’s guide to Hermanus

  • 12 April 2015 by Lauren Morling

Activities for couples in the seaside town of Hermanus.