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Did You Know? 25 Fascinating Facts about South Africa
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Did You Know? 25 Fascinating Facts about South Africa

South Africa is a wonderfully popular destination, known for its wildlife, landscapes, culture and friendly folk. There are many facts and trivia about South Africa that make it rather unusual and an even more exciting place to visit.We have listed some of...
Elgin Open Gardens Photographs
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Elgin Open Gardens Photographs

We spent the night in Elgin on Saturday and on the way home used the opportunity to pop into one of the open gardens.  For those who don’t know, gardens are opened to the public every year (this year over the weekends of October 29th and 30th and November 5th ...
I Love Citrusdal Because …
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I Love Citrusdal Because …

Hi, I’m Anyas from Citrusdal in the Western Cape.Citrusdal IS BEST KNOWN FOR being the gateway to the Cederberg and for its citrus fruits of course!GET YOUR PICTURE TAKEN AT Wupperthal, a picturesque mission village where excellent velskoen (known thro...
My favourite dorps – add them to your next holiday itinerary
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My favourite dorps – add them to your next holiday itinerary

It is fairly difficult to pretend to be unbiased when putting together a list of favourite South African dorps. So, I haven't even pretended to be (unbiased, that is) and thus most of them lie in the Western Cape. This is a list of my favourites. I'm sure you ...
South Africa still a Favourite with Travelers according to TripAdvisor
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South Africa still a Favourite with Travelers according to TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor has just released its Travelers’ Choice lists for 2010 and Cape Town is still a favourite with travelers.Ranked #25 in the Top 25 Destinations in the WORLD, though Europeans ranked our fair city #6. The “Mother City” also featured on a number o...
Escape the Vuvuzela – Your antidote to World Cup Fever
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Escape the Vuvuzela – Your antidote to World Cup Fever

The chance to host a major sports tournament on a world stage is a wonderful opportunity for South Africa. The positive aspects of World Cup Fever will bring this country a heightened sense of optimism, valuable foreign income and a patriotic pride at being th...