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EEvery South African city has its own unique story to tell, and the best people to tell those stories are the locals themselves. So, let them be your guide to all the hot spots, dance-spots, taste experiences and best-kept secrets around the cities they call home.

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AFROPUNK

AFROPUNK

The AFROPUNK Festival returns to Constitution Hill in Johannesburg on 30 and 31 December 2019.

KwaZulu-Natal attractions

KwaZulu-Natal attractions

KwaZulu-Natal, the Zulu kingdom, is a coastal province known for its mild climate, beaches, mountains and big game savannah. Home to two World Heritage Sites, its capital, Durban is a harbour city popular with surfers.

Market on Main, Johannesburg: breathing vibey life into the inner city

Market on Main, Johannesburg: breathing vibey life into the inner city

Visitors to Johannesburg can shop till they drop every Sunday at Market on Main; the weekly inner-city event offering the trendiest art, design, fashion, food and entertainment, plus lots more.

The Best Time to Visit South Africa

The Best Time to Visit South Africa

From safaris to magnificent trips through the winelands in winter, to scuba diving and hiking in summer, there’s an activity for every season when travelling in South Africa.

Bringing the Night to Life: Bustling Nightlife in the LGBTQ community

Bringing the Night to Life: Bustling Nightlife in the LGBTQ community

Explore South Africa’s thriving nightlife which also includes several clubs, pubs and venues that cater for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer community.

A feast for the eyes, stomach, heart and soul: Maboneng Precinct, Johannesburg

A feast for the eyes, stomach, heart and soul: Maboneng Precinct, Johannesburg

Maboneng, located in Johannesburg’s inner-city, is a haven of creativity and commerce. With a fantastic mix of galleries, restaurants, boutique stores, studios, residential buildings and theatres, there’s never a dull moment in this thriving district.

10 of the Best Johannesburg Coffee Shops

10 of the Best Johannesburg Coffee Shops

Check out these curated coffee shops across Johannesburg for the best brew in town!

15 Honeymoon destinations that prove South Africa truly is for lovers

15 Honeymoon destinations that prove South Africa truly is for lovers

Where to honeymoon in South Africa, a truly unique destination.

City lights, beautiful mountains and sea – honeymoons in the Western Cape

City lights, beautiful mountains and sea – honeymoons in the Western Cape

A Western Cape honeymoon could see you exploring the wine routes, absorbing the Mother City’s pulse, enjoying seafood on the West Coast or sampling activities of the Garden Route.

The GrandWest Casino, Cape Town

The GrandWest Casino, Cape Town

The GrandWest Casino in Cape Town offers over 2 500 slot machines and 68 gaming tables, as well as conference facilities and entertainment for the whole family.

The best views of Johannesburg – Top of Africa, Carlton Centre

The best views of Johannesburg – Top of Africa, Carlton Centre

The Top of Africa is a wrap-around viewing deck at the top of the 50-storey, 223m-high Carlton Centre in Johannesburg.

A showcase of African art – Wits Art Museum, Johannesburg

A showcase of African art – Wits Art Museum, Johannesburg

Wits Art Museum – part of the University of the Witwatersrand – houses an African art collection that was started in the 1920s and includes masks, photographs, paintings and more.

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Flying directly between Newark Liberty International Airport and Johannesburg, OR Tambo International Airport is now easier! United Airlines has inaugurated its nonstop daily service between its New York hub at Newark Liberty International Airport and O.R. Tambo International Airport, with the arrival of the first flight into Johannesburg on the 4th of June. This is an exciting development as it will definitely boost South Africa's efforts to continue to grow business and leisure tourists' arrivals out of North America. With COVID-19 health & safety protocols as well South Africa’s vaccine roll out plan well underway with citizens being vaccinated, South Africa is ready to welcome back visitors from across the world and is certainly open for business. Johannesburg is a vibrant city which is not only an economic hub but also a melting pot of history, culture, fashion, food and an entertainment epicentre. From Johannesburg, travellers can expand their itinerary via airline codeshare agreements or the network of quality and affordable domestic airlines. From there, they can visit the many attractions across South Africa. Together, with the planned resumption of the airline’s existing seasonal, three-times weekly service between Cape Town and New York/Newark, United will offer more nonstop services from South Africa than any other U.S airline South Africa cannot wait to welcome visitors to experience our unique cosmopolitan Home to the Cradle of Humankind, a world heritage site, cities, our incredible infrastructure, wildlife, safari and adventure.

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