Adventures in and around Rustenburg

  • AdventureSportWildlife & NatureNorth West
A great introduction to the attractions of the South Africa countryside surrounding Rustenburg is by taking a trip up the Harties cableway. The view from…
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Adventures in Port Elizabeth

  • SportEastern Cape
Many of the adventure activities to be enjoyed in Port Elizabeth have an association with the ocean that marks the eastern border of this coastal…
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Arabella Spa, Arabella Western Cape Hotel & Spa

  • AccommodationLeisure & LifestyleSportWestern Cape
The Arabella Spa is located in the grounds of the renowned Arabella Country Estate between the towns of Kleinmond and Hermanus, about an hour’s drive…
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Surfing in the Western Cape

  • AdventureSportWestern Cape
From Cape Town to Eland’s Bay in the west and Plettenberg Bay in the east, the Western Cape always has good waves for surfing. The…
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Fishing up the West Coast

  • AdventureSportWestern Cape
Take a drive up the Cape’s West Coast and before long you’ll notice fynbos vegetation giving way to sandveld, quaint fishing villages, sandy beaches and…
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Golf in the Overberg

  • SportWestern Cape
Drive an hour south-west of Cape Town and you are in the awesome Overberg. This is a beautiful coastal regional boasting rugged mountains, the world’s…
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Golfing on the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast

  • Leisure & LifestyleSportKwaZulu-Natal
The seaside town of Amanzimtoti, about half-an-hour’s drive from Durban, is home to the Amanzimtoti Country Club. Located in a conservancy populated by numerous coastal…
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Indigo Skate Camp

  • AdventureSportKwaZulu-Natal
World-class skateboarders such as Tony Hawk have taken the time to coach children at the Indigo Skate Camp in the Valley of a Thousand Hills,…
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Sakabula Golf Club, KwaZulu-Natal

  • SportKwaZulu-Natal
A visit to Sakabula Golf Club near Howick in the Midlands of KwaZulu-Natal offers way more than 18 holes of great golf. Set on the…
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South African surfing contests

  • AdventureSport
South Africa is flanked by two oceans (the Indian to the east and the Atlantic to the west) and enjoys a climate that allows for…
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Surfing in KwaZulu-Natal

  • AdventureSportKwaZulu-Natal
Broadly speaking, the KwaZulu-Natal coastline is divided into three zones: Durban, North Coast and South Coast. Durban, or Surf City, has The Golden Mile of…
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Arabella Country Club

  • SportWildlife & NatureWestern Cape
Arabella Country Club in Overberg has played host to some of the world’s greatest golfers. The golf course, located within the Kolberg mountain range and…
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Board sports

  • AdventureSport
South African board sports began on the waves, down in Jeffreys Bay, land of the endless summer and the green room – that place where…
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Cape Town Stadium

  • SportWestern Cape
With Table Mountain behind it and the Atlantic Ocean in front, Cape Town Stadium is one of the most beautiful stadiums in the world, winning…
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Cycling events

  • Sport
Two of the three premier cycling events in South Africa are run in the country’s two biggest cities: Johannesburg and Cape Town. The third, the…
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Cycling routes

  • Sport
South Africa’s cycling routes are among the most varied and versatile in the world. Firstly, you’re talking about a country that offers up a wide…
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Eating out in Rustenburg

  • SportNorth West
Eating out in Rustenburg might mean heading further afield to find that one restaurant that really takes your fancy. The recent expansion in the platinum…
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Game for sport

  • Sport
Sport in South Africa has and always will unite people from every walk of life. Who will forget that momentous occasion in 1995 when we…
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Giba Gorge MTB Park, KwaZulu-Natal

  • AdventureSportKwaZulu-Natal
Giba Gorge MTB Park is based in the Stockville Quarry area near the Marianhill Toll Plaza, less than 20 minutes’ drive from Durban. The venue…
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Golfing safaris

  • AdventureSportWildlife & Nature
Do you love golf? Do you enjoy being around wildlife? If you’ve mentally ticked yes to both, why not go on a golfing safari around…
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Half-marathons in South Africa

  • EventsSport
Summer is the perfect time for running half-marathons in South Africa. The weather in most parts is perfect up until June, although the country has…
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Hans Merensky golf course

  • AccommodationSportLimpopo
The Hans Merensky Golf Course adjacent to the Kruger National Park in Phalaborwa, promises the ultimate African golfing experience, where golfers share the fairways with…
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Jeffreys Bay, Eastern Cape

  • AdventureFood & WineLeisure & LifestyleSportTownsWildlife & NatureEastern Cape
Jeffreys Bay, less than an hour’s drive from Port Elizabeth, is a surfer’s haven on the Sunshine Coast. South Africa’s premier wave is at Supertubes,…
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Johannesburg's adventure sport parks

  • AdventureSportGauteng
In Johannesburg, Action World at Jozi X is South Africa’s first permanent outdoor, inflatable fun park. Part obstacle course, and part circus, this outdoor adventure…
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Karting in South Africa

  • AdventureSport
Karting in South Africa has become a very popular pastime in recent years, and whether you’re into recreational go-karting or high-powered kart racing, there’s a…
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Kayaking

  • AdventureSport
Kayaking is a great water sport that’s so easy to learn that it can be enjoyed by travellers with limited time available. South Africa’s larger…
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Kitesurfing

  • AdventureSportEastern CapeKwaZulu-NatalWestern Cape
Kitesurfing in South Africa is concentrated around the coastal areas, stretching from Cape Town, going up to Port Elizabeth and Durban. Surfers go where the…
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Kyalami Racetrack

  • AdventureSportGauteng
Kyalami, which is isiZulu for “my home”, is indeed regarded as the home of South African motor sport. Kyalami was a popular Formula One Grand…
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Limpopo Golf & Safari Route

  • Routes & TrailsSportWildlife & NatureLimpopo
The Limpopo Golf & Safari Route is a combination of two wonderful pursuits – golfing and game viewing. The Limpopo Golf & Safari Route takes…
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Loftus Versfeld Stadium, Pretoria

  • SportGauteng
Loftus Versfeld Stadium is one of South Africa’s most iconic sporting venues, with a history that dates back over a century. It was named after…
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Makhaya Ntini

  • PeopleSport
As you pass a certain hill in the heart of Mdantsane Township outside East London, you will see a billboard featuring a great sporting icon…
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Mbombela Stadium, Mpumalanga

  • SportMpumalanga
The Mbombela Stadium is located in a city that now too bears the name Mbombela. Nelspruit, long called the capital of the Mpumalanga province, has…
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Mookgophong golf, Limpopo

  • SportWildlife & NatureLimpopo
Golfers who want to try something different, should head out to the Mookgophong area in South Africa’s Limpopo province. Courses to consider out this way…
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Moses Mabhida Stadium, Durban

  • AdventureSportKwaZulu-Natal
The feature that stands out most at the Moses Mabhida Stadium is its grand arch. At 350m long and 106m high the arch is symbolic…
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Mountain biking events

  • EventsSport
The South African mountain biking events calendar is headlined by the awesome Cape Epic, a 700km ultra-marathon that has its own international fan base from…
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National Stadium Tours

  • SportGauteng
National Stadium in Soweto, which was known as “Soccer City” during the 2010 FIFA World CupTM, is available for tours. Because of massive demand, however,…
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Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium

  • SportEastern Cape
Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth is a multi-purpose venue, regularly hosting rugby and soccer events. It is the home ground of the Eastern…
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Peter Mokaba Stadium, Polokwane

  • SportLimpopo
The design of the Peter Mokaba Stadium pays homage to the province’s iconic tree, the baobab, sometimes called the ‘upside-down’ tree as it is topped…
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Riverclub Golf Club

  • SportGauteng
Sandton is arguably South Africa’s most upmarket suburb and the Riverclub Golf Club upholds this reputation to a tee, so to speak. But while Sandton…
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Royal Bafokeng Stadium, Rustenburg

  • SportNorth West
After a massive R360-million upgrade, the 42 000-seat Royal Bafokeng Stadium proved its mettle when it hosted some of the 2009 FIFA Confederations Cup games.…
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Sahara Park Newlands

  • SportWestern Cape
Sahara Park Newlands cricket stadium traditionally hosts the first Test cricket match in South Africa every year, which starts on January 2. The only exception…
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Sahara Stadium Kingsmead

  • SportKwaZulu-Natal
Sahara Stadium Kingsmead features an excellent balance of grass embankment and stands, making it the perfect family venue for cricket. There is plenty of space…
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Schoolboy rugby

  • Sport
Top-level schoolboy rugby derbies in South Africa are always big social gatherings, where up to 15 000 spectators will gather to watch potential future Springboks…
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Schools cricket

  • Sport
South Africa boasts many top cricket schools, which provide excellent Saturday entertainment for fans of this sport.Schools cricket in South Africa attracts a lot of…
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Scuba diving

  • AdventureSport
South Africa is one of the world’s most popular scuba diving destinations, with locations such as Sodwana Bay and the Aliwal Shoal attracting divers and…
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Skateboarding in South Africa

  • AdventureSport
Skateboarding and longboarding in South Africa are becoming increasingly popular as more skateboarding parks are opened to the public. Longboarding is becoming particularly popular in…
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Skydiving

  • AdventureSport
In South Africa the skydiving community vies with the surfer dudes for the title of ‘coolest in the country’. This high-adrenalin activity is offered in…
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Skydiving in Witbank, Mpumalanga

  • AdventureSportMpumalanga
Witbank in Mpumalanga offers some of the best weather and flying conditions in the country. This has made it a popular weekend destination for skydiving…
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Soccer Clubs

  • Sport
The 2010 FIFA World Cup™ reignited soccer spirit in South Africa, and attracted many new supporters from all over the country and beyond. It certainly…
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Soccer Stadiums

  • Sport
South Africa has some of the world’s finest soccer stadiums, 10 of which hosted matches during the 2010 FIFA World Cup™. The largest of these…
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