Loading posts...
Swimming with Seals & 15 Other Unusual Things to Do in South Africa
View

Swimming with Seals & 15 Other Unusual Things to Do in South Africa

There are many unusual things to do in South Africa, if you look beyond the essential attractions high on any visitor’s list.Not only is South Africa one of the most diverse and vibrant countries on the African continent but it’s gone all out to create tra...
South Africa in 9 days? Here are the ‘must see’ spots
View

South Africa in 9 days? Here are the ‘must see’ spots

You've hit the shores of our rugged, gorgeous, riddled with contradictions, big on diversity South African land, and have but 9 days in which to say you've done it all? A tall order at the best of times, but not impossible.South Africa is huge by anyone's ...
A rose by any other name – how Rosendal steals the show in the Free State
View

A rose by any other name – how Rosendal steals the show in the Free State

Rosendal has managed to get onto the map. I'm not sure how, because in searching for it you begin to wonder how the average person gets there at all, nevermind how the former farming community managed to find its way into the social whirl of a 'happening' litt...
Flower Power – the Cape Floral Kingdom
View

Flower Power – the Cape Floral Kingdom

Here in South Africa, we’re really quite proud of all the cool stuff our country has to offer. You’ve heard us wax lyrical about our mountains, our game reserves, our wildlife, our beaches, and just gush in general about South Africa’s natural beauty (not to m...
Down the garden path … Cape Town Company Gardens
View

Down the garden path … Cape Town Company Gardens

In the midst of Cape Town’s bustling CBD, abutting the Houses of Parliament and Tuynhuys (the President’s Cape Town residence), hides an oasis of greenery, the roots of which extend across the centuries to tap into our country’s history – though most locals si...