South Africa is a nation of vast contrasts. From the sweeping plains of Kruger to the vermillion dunes of the Kalahari and the rolling vineyards of Stellenbosch, its topography has as many facets as its cultural identity.
With an astounding array of biodiversity and the most mammals found in any African safari park, Kruger National Park is legendary. It’s also one of the most developed on the continent, with sealed roads, regulated campsites and access for rental cars. Jump into a jeep and get ready to spot the big five on a game drive through the plateau, or head southwest to picturesque Cape Town, to check out its famed peak, Table Mountain. Suitable for all travellers, from the curious, to the thrill-seekers and historians, the country has attractions galore and a world-class food and wine scene to boot. Click here to learn more about when is the best time to visit South Africa.
Whether you love feasting on local delicacies and wine, or sightseeing from a great height, South Africa is just the ticket Only in recent years has South Africa’s gems – beyond safaris and braai – come to the attention of the savvy traveller. With an eclectic mix of culture, homegrown wines and more outdoor activiti...Read more
South Africa is a gastronomic tour de force with fresh fish, wild meats and world-class wine all on the menu. We look at some of the best local food and wine pairings to try Ever since the Dutch settled in South Africa back in the 17th century, bringing French Muscadet grapes with them, the country has been making fi...Read more
The ultimate nature reserve in South Africa is a dream destination for animal lovers who want to see it all Kruger National Park covers an enormous area – almost 20,000 sq km of different landscapes and biodiverse eco-zones ranging from wetlands to grasslands and tropical forests. It has an ancient history of human occ...Read more
A trip to Southern Africa is a true adventure. Astonishing landscapes, incredible wildlife, ancient cultures. But, when is the best time to go? Southern Africa is nothing short of mind-blowing. South Africa, Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe all boast some of the most memorable experiences and sights on the planet. A...Read more
South Africa is an incredibly diverse country – its landscape, people and culture are like nowhere else. Here’s what you need to know before you go on a holiday to South Africa If there is one word that sums up South Africa, it is diverse. What other country has 11 official languages, ever-changing, dramatic landscapes...Read more