44 Stanley

You’d expect to find a classy shopping centre such as 44 Stanley in an upmarket area of San Francisco, Madrid or Rio – certainly not in a…

Big 5 safaris

Big Five safaris in South Africa are a must-do for anyone fascinated by wildlife. Big Five refers to buffalo, elephant, lion, leopard and…

It's always a 'best time to visit South Africa', all year round.

Picking a best time to visit South Africa is not a task easily accomplished.  After all, this is a country famous for its sunshine and…

Find "your" freedom in South Africa

It’s Freedom Day on the 27th of April, the day where we all celebrate the birth of the New South Africa! Enjoy the freedom to travel,…
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If like us, you adore elephants then just an hours' drive from Port Elizabeth, you'll find South Africa's third largest national reserve, Addo Elephant National Park. The park is also home to animals such as buffaloes, lions, leopards and rhinos- giving you the ultimate big 5 experience. Go for a game drive and spot a herd of elephant's going about their day or relax at the lodge and step out on the porch to get the perfect view. #wowSouthAfrica #travelgram #thisissouthafrica #exploresouthafrica #addoelphantnationalpark #travelsouthafrica

Community tourism projects

Community tourism projects in South Africa are inspired by Nelson Mandela's legacy of moral fortitude and offer a way for the local and international traveller to acquire a little of his glow and change the southern tip of Africa for the…

Massages in the bush

Massages in the bush are right at the top of the list of South African health and beauty indulgences. What better way to pummel out the stress and strains of life than with a relaxing massage out in the tranquil African bush? Sigh, life…

Midlands Meander

Showcasing world-class hospitality and agricultural industries, the Midlands Meander offers the visitor country flair with stunning surroundings. The area is well-known for its arts and crafts, and a highlight includes watching craftsmen at…

Rock art

South African rock art has survived because of bitter irony. The San were hunted by Europeans, Zulu, Basotho and other tribes because of their belief that livestock should belong to all. They were forced into the Kalahari Desert and the…
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