Loading posts...
5 forms of unusual transport in South Africa
View

5 forms of unusual transport in South Africa

South Africans clearly do not lack in the inventiveness department. We're forever coming up with alternative ways of doing things. Transport is no different. The heaviness of traffic, the influx of visitors demanding unique experiences, and the need to get ...
A visitor’s guide to using minibus taxis in Cape Town and Johannesburg
View

A visitor’s guide to using minibus taxis in Cape Town and Johannesburg

The minibus taxi is as commonplace in South Africa as the tuk-tuk is in Thailand (although tuk-tuks are now also found on the streets of Jozi, but that's another story) . They're everywhere. Last count, which was quite some time ago, saw over 50 000 of them...
7 things in Cape Town that you can (and can’t) do in Europe
View

7 things in Cape Town that you can (and can’t) do in Europe

With Cape Town rated as the top destination for 2014 by the New York Times earlier this year - ahead of LA, the Vatican and the Seychelles - it is only natural that visitors want to know just what it is Cape Town has that other cities don't. And so we've pu...