Shopping and more at Johannesburg’s Newtown Junction

  • September 25, 2014 by Kolosa Vuso
  • Blog

Adding to Johannesburg’s vibrancy is the Newtown Junction mixed-use development building, which officially opened on 25 September 2014.

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The Soweto Festival Expo: A fun-filled family outing

  • September 25, 2014 by Carina van Wyk
  • Blog

If you’re wondering what to do this weekend, why not go to the Soweto Festival Expo? It promises entertainment and fun for the whole family, while you’ll be supporting several local businesses.

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IMEX America marked by growth in 2014

  • September 25, 2014
  • Trade

IMEX America, America’s worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events, is on from 14 to 16 October at the Sands Expo®, Las Vegas.

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Popular pics on Instagram: Mandela Capture Site and Cape Town

  • September 25, 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds
  • Blog

We love all the fantastic Igers using #MeetSouthAfrica to share their photos of our country. Here are the top instagrams from the past week ...

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Top urban cycling routes in South Africa

  • September 25, 2014 by Stuart Dickinson
  • Blog

‘When the spirits are low, when the day appears dark, when work becomes monotonous, when hope hardly seems worth having, just mount a bicycle and go out for a spin down the road, without thought on anything but the ride you are taking.’

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Celebrating our heritage

  • September 24, 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds
  • Blog

On Heritage Day, 24 September, we celebrate our heritage, our history, our beautiful land and much more.

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10 South African towns with surprising overseas namesakes

  • September 23, 2014 by Nick Paul
  • Blog

There’s little surprise that there’s an original York that makes America’s one New, or that there’s an older London further to the west which makes ours East.

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5 great Garden Route outings

There’s something for everyone on the beautiful Garden Route. Here are five ideas for a great day out.

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South African Tourism supports 5th annual Concierge Conference

  • September 22, 2014
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As part of its ongoing ‘Welcome’ initiative, South African Tourism lent its support to the 5th annual Concierge Conference, which took place on 17 September 2014 in Johannesburg.

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Couch-surfing in South Africa

Our extended family recently played host to couch-surfers Kate Schueller and Isi Kloppmann from Rheinland-Pfalz in Germany. South Africa was their last stop on an around-the-world trip of a lifetime. Here’s what they had to say about their experiences ...

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