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AA safari in the untouched wild, a breathtaking view, a sun-soaked beach, the pulse of a bustling city, a fascinating window into a vibrant culture, an unforgettable adventure through an outdoor playground – in South Africa you can have it all!

Wildlife safari

Soul-searching in South Africa

Soul-searching in South Africa

Never has wellness been more relevant, with health and immunity now at the forefront of consciousness after months spent at home during lockdown, and entirely new concepts added to the plethora of health concerns - from Zoom fatigue and maskne to the loneliness induced by self-isolation. Here are some of South Africa’s top wellness experiences for travellers to nurture the mind, body, and spirit on a 2021 post-lockdown trip.

A world of ancient aloes – quiver tree forest, Northern Cape

A world of ancient aloes – quiver tree forest, Northern Cape

The remarkable quiver tree forest in the Northern Cape is the largest aloe forest in the world and a cornerstone of Khoisan culture.

The giant quiver trees of Namaqualand are rare kings of the desert

The giant quiver trees of Namaqualand are rare kings of the desert

The critically endangered and rare, giant quiver trees are one of the most spectacular aloe species found in South Africa. They grow in northern Namaqualand and the Richtersveld.

South Africa, the home of wide-open spaces

South Africa, the home of wide-open spaces

South Africa, the home of wide-open spaces

Surgery and safari in South Africa

Surgery and safari in South Africa

When it comes to post recovery and recuperation, going on safari is a good choice.

Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve - ecotourism at its sweetest

Suikerbosrand Nature Reserve - ecotourism at its sweetest

It’s so close to Joburg you can see the city skyline from some vantage points. But you’re still in the wild— with over 200 species of birds, big game animals and predators

Game viewing from the saddle of your mountain bike

Game viewing from the saddle of your mountain bike

Mountain biking through the Kruger National Park is a wonderful way to get up close and personal with the local terrain – and to see some fascinating and beautiful creatures .

A safari adventure for the whole family

A safari adventure for the whole family

Taking your children on safari is an amazing adventure for the whole family to enjoy together.

Breathtaking scenery

Soul-searching in South Africa

Soul-searching in South Africa

Never has wellness been more relevant, with health and immunity now at the forefront of consciousness after months spent at home during lockdown, and entirely new concepts added to the plethora of health concerns - from Zoom fatigue and maskne to the loneliness induced by self-isolation. Here are some of South Africa’s top wellness experiences for travellers to nurture the mind, body, and spirit on a 2021 post-lockdown trip.

Join the Lions Tour 2021 in South Africa

Join the Lions Tour 2021 in South Africa

It’s rugby’s ultimate adventure, the greatest tour of all. Every four years the very best players from England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales unite as one to undertake a truly remarkable journey.

A world of ancient aloes – quiver tree forest, Northern Cape

A world of ancient aloes – quiver tree forest, Northern Cape

The remarkable quiver tree forest in the Northern Cape is the largest aloe forest in the world and a cornerstone of Khoisan culture.

South Africa, the home of wide-open spaces

South Africa, the home of wide-open spaces

South Africa, the home of wide-open spaces

The best date ideas in Cape Town

The best date ideas in Cape Town

The best date ideas in Cape Town

Discover the best family experiences in Cape Town and beyond

Discover the best family experiences in Cape Town and beyond

With no jetlag, a great year-round climate (particularly during school holidays), the strength of the pound against the South African Rand giving families fantastic value for money and an incredible abundance of nature and wildlife, South Africa is an ideal destination for families. To mark the royal visit, here are some of the top family activities in Cape Town and beyond.

The delight and complexity of South African architecture

The delight and complexity of South African architecture

If calamity were to strike humanity, and archaeologists of a distant future were to enquire about how we lived, they would draw upon our architecture to paint a picture of who we were.

Must-visit places in the Cape Winelands

Must-visit places in the Cape Winelands

Must-visit places in the Cape Winelands.

The Kruger National Park – a safari destination that can’t be missed.

Not only can you catch a glimpse of the famous Big Five, but you'll find yourself surrounded by hundreds of species of birds, ancient trees, winding rivers, superb accommodation and adventure.

Sun-soaked coast

Soul-searching in South Africa

Soul-searching in South Africa

Never has wellness been more relevant, with health and immunity now at the forefront of consciousness after months spent at home during lockdown, and entirely new concepts added to the plethora of health concerns - from Zoom fatigue and maskne to the loneliness induced by self-isolation. Here are some of South Africa’s top wellness experiences for travellers to nurture the mind, body, and spirit on a 2021 post-lockdown trip.

South Africa, the home of wide-open spaces

South Africa, the home of wide-open spaces

South Africa, the home of wide-open spaces

The best date ideas in Cape Town

The best date ideas in Cape Town

The best date ideas in Cape Town

Cape Town beaches

The 10 best restaurants in Cape Town

The 10 best restaurants in Cape Town

It’s hard to keep up with Cape Town’s energetic culinary scene. From its restaurant-lined streets to glorious lunches in the winelands a mere 20-minute drive from the city, there’s a reason some refer to the Mother City as SA’s foodie capital.

Hibiscus Coast - the coast of many colours

Hibiscus Coast - the coast of many colours

The subtropical paradise of the Hibiscus Coast offers a myriad of delights.

Seven secret coastal towns in South Africa

Seven secret coastal towns in South Africa

Everyone loves a little beach time and it’s even better if you don’t have to share it with a crowd.

Durban - fun, sun, and LGBTQ+ friendly

Durban - fun, sun, and LGBTQ+ friendly

You’re guaranteed a warm welcome when you visit any of Durban’s welcoming establishments which are open to the LGBTQ+ community.

Bustling city life

The best date ideas in Cape Town

The best date ideas in Cape Town

The best date ideas in Cape Town

Surfing, exploring, learning and loving life in Cape Town this summer!

Surfing, exploring, learning and loving life in Cape Town this summer!

Surfing, exploring, learning and loving life in Cape Town this summer!

Cape Town: A South African historically significant city

Cape Town: A South African historically significant city

Popularly known as the “Mother City”, the city has some of South Africa’s most important history and culture.

Joburg’s most iconic buildings

Joburg’s most iconic buildings

The buildings in this ever-evolving city certainly reflect its rich heritage.

The history of Joburg, City of Gold

The history of Joburg, City of Gold

Johannesburg, the metropolis with the country’s tallest skyscrapers, was once just veld (bush), dotted with rocky outcrops, scrubby bush and a network of streams.

The 10 best restaurants in Joburg

The 10 best restaurants in Joburg

Just like the city itself, the dining scene in Jozi is constantly changing.

Eating out in Cape Town - an eclectic mix of restaurants

Eating out in Cape Town - an eclectic mix of restaurants

You will discover a bold, experimental and contemporary food scene in Cape Town.

Quirky hotels - trailers, ox wagons, tree houses and even a castle (3)

Add some adventure to your township tour at the Orlando Towers

The Orlando Towers bungee in Soweto adds a whole new dimension to sightseeing in this famous Johannesburg township.

Vibrant culture

Discover the newly launched Brew Route

Discover the newly launched Brew Route

Attention beer lovers! 🍻 Discover the newly launched Brew Route on our story today, catering to all of your local craft desires.

Join the Lions Tour 2021 in South Africa

Join the Lions Tour 2021 in South Africa

It’s rugby’s ultimate adventure, the greatest tour of all. Every four years the very best players from England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales unite as one to undertake a truly remarkable journey.

Discover the best family experiences in Cape Town and beyond

Discover the best family experiences in Cape Town and beyond

With no jetlag, a great year-round climate (particularly during school holidays), the strength of the pound against the South African Rand giving families fantastic value for money and an incredible abundance of nature and wildlife, South Africa is an ideal destination for families. To mark the royal visit, here are some of the top family activities in Cape Town and beyond.

Xhosa culture: the clans and customs

Xhosa culture: the clans and customs

The AmaXhosa are part of three nations known as Nguni that are found in South Africa. The other two are AmaSwazi and AmaZulu.  The AmaXhosa settled in the Eastern Cape and over time spread to the Western Cape.

Cape Malay cuisine: food that feeds the soul

Cape Malay cuisine: food that feeds the soul

A food group born from the souls of slaves, in its heart, one motto: make sure our people are fed.

The Bakgatla-ba-Kgafela of the Pilanesberg

The Bakgatla-ba-Kgafela of the Pilanesberg

In the north-eastern corner of the Pilanesberg, where the Big Five roam the plains and platinum sits in abundance under the soil, you’ll find the ancestral home of the Bakgatla-ba-Kgafela people.

Bapedi history, traditions, culture and food

Bapedi history, traditions, culture and food

The Bapedi tribe (also known as Pedi and Basotho) arose from small chiefdoms that were formed before the 17th century.

Xhosa cuisine: the dishes and traditions

Xhosa cuisine: the dishes and traditions

Xhosa cuisine: the dishes and traditions

Active adventure

Soul-searching in South Africa

Soul-searching in South Africa

Never has wellness been more relevant, with health and immunity now at the forefront of consciousness after months spent at home during lockdown, and entirely new concepts added to the plethora of health concerns - from Zoom fatigue and maskne to the loneliness induced by self-isolation. Here are some of South Africa’s top wellness experiences for travellers to nurture the mind, body, and spirit on a 2021 post-lockdown trip.

Join the Lions Tour 2021 in South Africa

Join the Lions Tour 2021 in South Africa

It’s rugby’s ultimate adventure, the greatest tour of all. Every four years the very best players from England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales unite as one to undertake a truly remarkable journey.

An aerial adrenaline rush – Ceres Zip Slide Tour

An aerial adrenaline rush – Ceres Zip Slide Tour

The Ceres Zip Slide Tour, in the Western Cape, offers Africa’s longest zip line, with 8 slides that allow for a 1.4km aerial journey amid beautiful scenery.

South Africa, the home of wide-open spaces

South Africa, the home of wide-open spaces

South Africa, the home of wide-open spaces

10 great restaurants in South Africa

10 great restaurants in South Africa

South Africa’s streets, shores and vineyards are lined with so many incredible restaurants, it’s a hard task narrowing them down into a short bucket list.

Gin: SA’s trendy drink

Gin: SA’s trendy drink

Gin is the buzzword on everyone’s lips in Cape Town at the moment.

The Bakgatla-ba-Kgafela of the Pilanesberg

The Bakgatla-ba-Kgafela of the Pilanesberg

In the north-eastern corner of the Pilanesberg, where the Big Five roam the plains and platinum sits in abundance under the soil, you’ll find the ancestral home of the Bakgatla-ba-Kgafela people.

Shisa nyama: the vibe, the food, the spirit (1)

Shisa nyama: the vibe, the food, the spirit (1)

South Africa is a country that’s diverse in its culture and language, and if there’s one thing that brings South Africans together it’s food.

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