7 places where the rich and famous stay in South Africa

If money were no object, where would you check-in? Here is our pick of some of South Africa’s favourite jet-set establishments.

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​Rules for driving in South Africa

  • November 18, 2014 by Daphney Mngomeni
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For tourists from most other countries, where one has to drive on the right-hand side of the road, driving in South Africa might feel like a bit of a challenge.

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Beautiful birds of South Africa in pictures

  • November 17, 2014 by Johan Mostert (words and images)
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The diversity and distribution of wild birds allows one to practise the hobby of photography virtually anywhere, from your garden and inner-city parks to remote areas. Bird photography is extremely challenging as your subjects are often unpredictable, and scared off quite easily.

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Luxury room at the Saxon Hotel in Johannesburg

  • November 17, 2014 by Rob Lloyd
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Travel blogger Rob Lloyd from Stop Having A Boring Life stayed at the Saxon Hotel in Johannesburg during his #MeetSouthAfrica trip. This was his experience ...

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Great places for spotting fossils in South Africa

  • November 16, 2014 by Daphney Mngomeni
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Beneath this beautiful country – a country that’s covered in striking flora, has hundreds of interesting bird and wildlife species, and is described as a cultural melting pot or rainbow nation – lie the remnants of a past that tell stories of another time.

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My City: The push and pull of Ufrieda Ho's Joburg

  • November 15, 2014 by Cassidy Parker
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‘Ah Johannesburg,’ says Ufrieda contentedly, ‘I’ll rah-rah this city any day.’

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Riding for a purpose in the 947 Cycle Challenge

  • November 14, 2014 by Roela Hattingh
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In 2013, just before he turned 13, Daniël Davel requested the following birthday present from his mom: a 'paltry' 94.7km on a bicycle. And as one does, mom Mariana (42), without ever having participated in a cycle race or even owned a bicycle, agreed. She bought a pair…
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SAT MARKETING AGENCY SERVICES TENDER 2014

SAT is looking for innovative agencies/service providers (both South African and International) to assist in making a quantum leap forward with the development and execution of a fully integrated marketing effort over the next 5 years. SAT is a high-performance marketing environment, and focuses its marketing on high return-on-investment activities…
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Popular pics on Instagram: Optical illusions and sport

  • November 14, 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds
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We love all the fantastic Igers using #MeetSouthAfrica to share their photos of our country. Here are the top instagrams shared on our account in the past week ...

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War Horse comes 'home' to South Africa

Maybe you are one of the millions of people worldwide who have seen the internationally acclaimed theatrical production of War Horse, the riveting poignant tale of Devon farm boy Albert and Joey, his beloved horse, adapted from award-winning Michael Morpurgo’s book of the same name.

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