Posts – Wildlife

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.

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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.

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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 ...

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South Africa with a difference – photo essay

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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A Spier Farm Experience is a great family outing

  • 11 April 2015 by Christine Marot

Sample Spier’s superb wines, a superb meal at the Eight Restaurant or a picnic basket from the Eight To Go delicatessen, and learn about birds of prey at the Eagle Encounters rehabilitation centre.

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: wilderness safaris and the Two Oceans Marathon

  • 10 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 ...

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The Cape's proteas

  • 10 April 2015 by Lynnette Johns

There are many different types of proteas in the Cape, from the pretty blushing bride to South Africa’s national flower, the glorious king protea.

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