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CComing this close to nature is a sense-tingling reminder of why we have always been inspired by the untouched wild. With world-renowned nature reserves and preservation areas in every province, there’s no shortage of places to explore.

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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.

Mapungubwe National Park - A golden kingdom among glowing rocks

Mapungubwe National Park - A golden kingdom among glowing rocks

The Mapungubwe National Park and World Heritage Site is a must-see for travellers interested in wildlife and birds, as well as archaeology. Mapungubwe Hill was home to one of southern Africa’s first kingdom’s 1 000 years ago.

How to take the best photographs of wild animals

How to take the best photographs of wild animals

Handy tips for improving your wildlife photography skills while game-viewing in South Africa.

Learn to be a game ranger in South Africa

Learn to be a game ranger in South Africa

If you fancy a new career as a game ranger or field guide, or just want to add another string to your bow, you can take a course and qualify in South Africa.

The Kruger2Canyons Biosphere Region - a vast natural playground

The Kruger2Canyons Biosphere Region - a vast natural playground

The Kruger2Canyons Biosphere Region includes 4-million hectares of protected savannah, woodlands, grasslands and forests. The region offers numerous adventure-based activities, historical site visits and game viewing opportunities.

Kudu antelope: spiral-horned aristocrat of the dense bush

Kudu antelope: spiral-horned aristocrat of the dense bush

Game watchers visiting South Africa should have no trouble spotting kudu; the impressive spiral-horned antelopes are common in many of the country’s national parks and game reserves.

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.

Bushmans Kloof rock art site: ancient art, a rugged landscape and rare zebra

Bushmans Kloof rock art site: ancient art, a rugged landscape and rare zebra

The Bushmans Kloof rock art site in Western Cape combines 10 000 years of San rock art in 130 locations with the modern luxury of the Bushmans Kloof Wilderness Reserve and Retreat.

Honeymoons in the North West province

Honeymoons in the North West province

North West offers honeymooners a range of contrasting experiences from Big 5 game viewing and safaris at Pilanesberg or Madikwe, to gambling at popular casino and holiday resort, Sun City.

Honeymoons in Limpopo

Honeymoons in Limpopo

Honeymooners in Limpopo have the choice of visiting pristine bushveld and wildlife viewing, birding in wetlands, swimming in healing waters, or taking a trip to our ancient past.

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.

Warm, farm-style hospitality – honeymoons in the Free State

Warm, farm-style hospitality – honeymoons in the Free State

A honeymoon in the Free State can include majestic mountains, national parks, a world heritage site, dams, hot-air ballooning and rock climbing.

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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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