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Grootbos Private Nature Reserve is carbon negative!

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve is carbon negative!

Over the past two decades, Grootbos has gone beyond simply conserving the pristine Cape Floral Kingdom. Find out about their exciting suitability initiatives.

Meet Abigail Mbalo from 4Roomed eKasi Culture

Meet Abigail Mbalo from 4Roomed eKasi Culture

Join us as we get to know one of South Africa's most loved chefs, Abigail Mbalo.

Uthando - Connecting tourism and community responsibly

Uthando - Connecting tourism and community responsibly

Based in Cape Town, Uthando, has responsible tourism and social transformation at its core. The organisation works to support a variety of community development projects, charitable organisations and social entrepreneurs across a wide range of sectors. These projects are community led and managed and Uthando seeks to connect these organisations to tourism, in order to uplift those in need. The projects include a wide range of social challenges including education, housing, domestic violence, sustainable economic development and unemployment.

Kruger Shalati – The Train on the Bridge

Kruger Shalati – The Train on the Bridge

Safari accommodation all around South Africa offers an entire ‘experience’, not just a place to stay, but where else can your clients stay and sleep in a luxury train carriage, to wake up to views of the park far below? This is amazing property!

Maboneng Township Arts Experience

Maboneng Township Arts Experience

The Maboneng Township Arts Experience is a non-profit destination development initiative with community sustainability and development at its core. Its founder, Siphiwe Ngwenya, is one of many artists in South Africa who has faced numerous challenges in exhibiting his work and getting a foot into South Africa’s art industry.

Mala Mala Game Reserve

Mala Mala Game Reserve

Mala Mala in South Africa’s Kruger has long been renowned for not only being one of the largest Big Five private game reserves in South Africa, but also for it’s amazing wildlife. The reserve shares an unfenced boundary with the Kruger National Park and is located between the national park and Sabi Sands Game Reserve.

Adventuring with Dirty Boots

Adventuring with Dirty Boots

Johan Radcliffe, owner of Dirty Boots in South Africa, is a thrill seeker at heart. His passion for adventure led him to open up his own adventure travel company 15 years ago, helping travellers unearth adventure experiences throughout South Africa.

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South Africa with Gregg Wallace - Northern Cape

South Africa with Gregg Wallace - Northern Cape

In episode 3, Gregg flies to Upington, in the Northern Cape, gateway to both the green and the red Kalahari. His first stop is the magnificent Orange River, which is South Africa’s longest river, the source that gives the green Kalahari its name, lining the river are orchards and vineyards, which makes it one of the largest grape-producing regions in the country!

South Africa with Gregg Wallace - Eastern Cape Safari

South Africa with Gregg Wallace - Eastern Cape Safari

In ITV's new six-part series kicking off tonight, Gregg Wallace sets off on an epic adventure to explore South Africa’s most iconic and best-loved landscapes and experiences - along with its glorious food.

South Africa with Gregg Wallace - Cape Town and Winelands

South Africa with Gregg Wallace - Cape Town and Winelands

Gregg then hops on a 'Scootour' down Signal Hill ending up in Bo-Kaap, and after exploring the area's cobblestone streets, lined with its brightly painted houses, he's met by a local who gives him a cookery lesson in making one of the most well-known Cape Malay delicacies - koeksisters - a traditional doughnut which has been enjoyed throughout the city for hundreds of years.

South Africa with Gregg Wallace - Whale Coast

South Africa with Gregg Wallace - Whale Coast

Starting in the popular seaside towns of False Bay and Muizenburg, Gregg gets to taste fish and chips before taking in the dramatic coastal scenery that characterises the drive along the whale coast to Gansbaai, 'shark town'.

South Africa with Gregg Wallace - Soweto, Johannesburg

South Africa with Gregg Wallace - Soweto, Johannesburg

He then meets Jozi local, Charles Ncube, and heads into the heart of the township. Soweto’s vibrant Vilakazi Street is the only street in the world which was home to two Nobel Peace Prize-winners – Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu. It isn’t long before Gregg meets a couple of Soweto locals to sample the unique township flavours of vetkoek (deep-fried dough) and mango atchar (a sweet and spicy mango condiment).

South Africa with Gregg Wallace - KwaZulu-Natal

South Africa with Gregg Wallace - KwaZulu-Natal

He boards a helicopter and flies over Rorke’s Drift – the battle site where a small amount of British soldiers fought off 4,000 Zulu warriors 140 years ago.

Everyone's talking about Penguin Town!

Everyone's talking about Penguin Town!

Yes, it's true!! You can now watch the beautiful and endangers African penguins of Boulders Beach, in Simon's Town on Netflix! Penguin Town - launched on 16 June 2021 - is the new documentary that dives deep into the lives of the African penguins living in Simon’s Town. Filled with boisterous shenanigans and loads of adorable penguins, this eight-part series from Red Rock Films about the real lives of African penguins brings flipper-flapping fun and drama.

Exploring South Africa's Panorama Route

Exploring South Africa's Panorama Route

The route incorporates a few of South Africa’s iconic natural sites and is centered around the Blyde River Canyon, the word’s third largest canyon. Located in the north east province of Mpumalanga, the Panorama Route can be completed in a day and is the perfect pre- or post-safari meander.

UK Representation Companies

UK Representation Companies

UK Representation Companies

Plenty of South African products have dedicated representation in the UK.

Press Releases

Consideration for South Africa remains stable

Consideration for South Africa remains stable

YouGov research shows consumers still consider South Africa as a destination for travel despite turbulent year

Google & SA Tourism partner, launch ‘South Africa: An Explorer’s Paradise

Google & SA Tourism partner, launch ‘South Africa: An Explorer’s Paradise

Google Arts & Culture (GAC) and SA Tourism today announced South Africa: An Explorer’s Paradise, an online exhibition where visitors from all over the world can explore South Africa through a collection of 500 images and videos, 55 Street Views and 20 exhibits.

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