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TTo be in South Africa is to be part of a story that goes back to the start of all humanity. Today, South Africa has evolved into an amazing mix of modern cultures, inspiring history and incredible heroes. It really is a melting pot with roots that run deeper than you think.

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Meet some of the local content and talent responsible for reviving South Africa's Tourism Industry

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Meet some of the local content and talent responsible for reviving South Africa's Tourism Industry

A cultural affinity survey showed that audiences abroad are 3.1 times more likely to travel to South Africa after watching the collection highlights – proving the content as a creative solution to drive tourism into the country. Viewers of Blood and Water, were especially attracted to the landmarks and monuments depicted in the show. Attractions that were explored by co-stars of the hit show, Dillon Windvogel and Ama Qamata, in this YouTube video where they walk through the stunning city of Cape Town. South Africa’s oldest town. The Mother City.

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South Africa has ten World Heritage Sites proclaimed by UNESCO

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South Africa has ten World Heritage Sites proclaimed by UNESCO

South Africa boasts a remarkable number of World Heritage Sites. There are ten Sites in total as declared by Unesco given their significance in evolution and historical importance.

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Feast your eyes, feed your soul and be inspired by South Africa in full bloom

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Feast your eyes, feed your soul and be inspired by South Africa in full bloom

South Africa is unique. It is one country in the world where one can weave a vibrant tapestry of culture and heritage from the many and varied attractions, experiences and influences that permeate daily living.

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How do you enjoy a South African-style 'staycation' in the UK?

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How do you enjoy a South African-style 'staycation' in the UK?

How do you enjoy a South African-style 'staycation' in the UK?

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Welcome to Vilakazi Street

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Welcome to Vilakazi Street

The township of Soweto to the south-west of Johannesburg has transformed from a legacy of the apartheid era to a vibrant, energetic hub that will ignite your senses and immerse you in true South African culture. The thriving heart of Soweto is one of the most well-known streets in South Africa, Vilakazi Street.

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Bunny Chow 101

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Bunny Chow 101

Discover the traditional South African curry dish - bunny chow

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Discover the newly launched Brew Route

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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.

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Ronnies Sex Shop

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Ronnies Sex Shop

Along Route 62, between Barrydale and Ladysmith is the world-famous Ronnies Sex Shop. It is one of the most popular pubs on the route and travellers on the road stop for refreshments and a photograph of themselves next to the ‘Ronnies Sex Shop’ sign.

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Road tripping for the hops: Craft breweries of Gauteng

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Road tripping for the hops: Craft breweries of Gauteng

Explore the craft breweries in and around Gauteng.

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Cape Malay Merang ceremony

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Cape Malay Merang ceremony

Merang is a Cape Malay celebration focused on food. Whether you savour the penslawar or salivate over the sweet potato and coconut pudding, a Cape Malay Merang meal is a delicious slice of community history.

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Sacred journeys and temples in KwaZulu-Natal

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Sacred journeys and temples in KwaZulu-Natal

Sacred sites in KwaZulu-Natal include the Buddhist Retreat Centre in Ixopo, the charming Sri Sri Radha Radhanath Temple in Chatsworth and the majestic slopes and valleys of the mighty Drakensberg mountain range. Throw in some isiZulu culture, San rock art and Bhangazi legends, and let the journey begin.

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South African English culture: introducing a new urban influence

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South African English culture: introducing a new urban influence

Eastern Cape province is the heartland of South African English culture, as the site of the first mass settlement of British settlers around the city they called Grahamstown – now renamed Makhanda.

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