My city: Kevin Paul's Port Elizabeth

  • September 15, 2014 by Kolosa Vuso
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South African swimmer Kevin Paul takes us through some of his favourites spots in Port Elizabeth, the city he calls home.

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Meet South Africa’s Little Five

  • September 14, 2014 by Thandiswa Mancoba
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Africa is home to a vast number of wild animals, with South Africa priding itself on its Big Five animals – but as impressive are the Little Five. Unlike the Big Five, these little creatures got the Little Five title from simply being small, and having names that contain the names of the Big Five animals.

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Africa comes to life at the Rosebank Art & Craft Market

  • September 13, 2014 by Stuart Dickinson
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From its shop-level entrance, the Rosebank Art & Craft Market seems like a humble store. But venture down the stairs at the back of the shop, and you’re met with a bustling underground market that captures the essence of Africa.

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2013 Annual Tourism Report

This consolidated report prepared by the Strategic Research Unit provides a review of the performance of the tourism sector against the South African Tourism mandate.
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Feel Durban's Florida Road vibe

  • September 12, 2014 by Christine Marot
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There’s a great party vibe in Florida Road from early evening until well after midnight, with overhead street lighting adding to the Mardi Gras atmosphere.

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15 Earth-friendly travel habits for responsible tourists

  • September 12, 2014 by Kate Rau
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Travelling green(er) has moved beyond a whimsical travel trend and is becoming a must for responsible tourists the world over.

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Video: Highlights from E-Tourism Africa Summit 2014 in Johannesburg

  • September 11, 2014
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The Johannesburg leg of the E-Tourism Africa Summit (#eTAS14)  took place on 8 and 9 September.

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#TravelChatSA puts a spring in its step

After a two-week break, #TravelChatSA is back and raring to go with all thoughts turning to spring!

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Popular pics on Instagram this week: Camps Bay and Table Mountain

  • September 11, 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds
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We love all the fantastic grammers using #MeetSouthAfrica to share their photos of our country. Here are the top instagrams we have posted from the past week ...

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Bowled over at Boulders penguin colony, Cape Town

The African penguin colony at Boulders Beach tops the to-do list for many visitors to Cape Town, and if you spend any time with these comical seabirds you can see why.

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