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A Guide to Kruger Park in South Africa
Kruger National Park is one of Africa's largest and oldest established wildlife parks. Located to the north of Johannesburg, Kruger National Park can be reached by car in about five hours.

Where to Eat In Johannesburg
By browsing through this article, you can learn about some of the best eateries located in and around Johannesburg. If you hire a car then it will be very easy for you to visit all the different dining destinations in the city.

Great Places To See On Your Holidays In South Africa
South Africa is a very popular tourist destination and many holiday makers now go there on a family holiday and stay in self catering holiday home accommodation. There are some great holiday villas an ...

Cities You Need to Visit in the Eastern Cape
The Easten Cape is the second largest province in South Africa. The Eastern Cape landscape ranges from the dry desolate Great Karoo to the steamy forests of the Wild Coast and the Keiskamma Valley. Th ...

Travel to the Free State
The best time to visit the Free State, South Africa is in the months of April and May. This Provice of South Africa is famous for its boerekos (traditional Afrikaner farm-style cuisine) and decidedly ...

Budget Travel in the Western Cape
There are very few places in the country that can boast such a diversity of natural places of beauty as the Western Cape. The Garden Route follows the coastline of the Indian Ocean on the Eastern Cape ...

The Best of What Western Cape Can Offer - See It All in 9 Days
The Western Cape is one of South Africa's premier tourist attractions, and for good reason. It is home to the famous Table Mountain, vast wine lands, magnificent beaches, world-class restaurants and cosmopolitan entertainment haunts.

Hermanus - The Place to See Whales and More
The distance from Cape Town to Hermanus is 105 kilometers. This gorgeous seaside town has a proud history dating back to the early 1800's when a man by the name of Hermanus Pieters followed a path etc ...

Franschhoek - Valley of the Huguenots
This is the fertile ground is where the French first made wine in South Africa 300 years ago. Today, that noble tradition is carried forward by the members of the Vignerons de Franschhoek. Franschhoek ...

Skukuza Restcamp in the Kruger National Park
The camp was known as Sabie Bridge or the Reserve, until 1936 when it was changed. The restcamp named Skukuza in Kruger National Park is the Tsonga, African name for James Stevenson-Hamilton. Stevenso ...

Gadding About Lesser Known South Africa
Everybody seems to know everything about South Africa's better know tourist destinations, like Cape Town and the Kruger National Park. But SA is actually a big country and it has quite a bit more to offer tourists...

Lambert's Bay - Flowers, Crayfish, Whales and Gannets
The West Coast offers some of the greatest of small town experiences in South Africa. This is a region that needs to be savored, slowly, and therefore road trips along the West Coast are a firm favorite with locals and international visitors.

South African Road Trips
Road Trips to most are a past time, but there is nothing like experiencing the road, especially in South Africa, where the destinations and adventures are limitless.

South Africa - a Quick Alphabetical Tour
At the very end of Africa is a land of wonder - offering everything possible to satisfy anyone's vacation or holiday needs. The following is a brief alphabetical tour of the highlights:A - Addo Elepha ...

Free State is the Agricultural Heartland of South Africa
The Free State is South Africa's Cinderella province. However, the Free State is landlocked so it doesn't have Cape Town's beaches, and its economy is based on large scale maize agriculture and mining ...

Places To Visit In South Africa
KnysnaThe name Knysna is a Khoi word but it's uncertain as to its exact meaning. It could mean "place of wood", or it could mean "fern leaves", but its most probable meaning is "straight down" - an ob ...

The Garden Route Is South Africa's Most Important Fynbos Export Area
The Garden Route has a well-developed tourist infrastructure, making the region popular all year round. The pont at Malgas is the only remaining pont in the country, ferrying vehicles and livestock ac ...

When Traveling To South Africa See These Money Matters
Traveling to South Africa on holiday and spending your money there please please take note of the following. At the southernmost tip of the African continent, the Republic of South Africa (RZA) is fla ...

Top 3 Cities In South Africa
While South Africa is dotted with a number of urban centers, there can be little doubt that the top three SA cities are Johannesburg, Durban, and Cape Town. Each of these cities has a unique character ...

Big Five Animals In South Africa
The term "Big Five" originated among the hunters of a bygone era to describe not the largest of the animals that they hunted, but the most dangerous.These are lion, leopard, elephant, buffalo and rhin ...

Golf In South Africa
South Africa golfing has seen huge growth since the 1980s when our courses compared dismally with those of international standards in the rest of the world. Following negative feedback from local golf ...

Relax At Durban On The Beach
Located in KwaZulu-Natal Province on the east coast of South Africa, on the warm shores of the Indian Ocean, Durban is the city where the sun never sets. It is a melting pot of African, European and A ...

Southern Right Whales - South Africa
Each year Southern Right Whales migrate into the coastal waters of the Western Cape to calve and nurse their young. The animals, often mere meters from the shore, provide unsurpassed whale watching op ...

North West South African Travel Information
A diverse mix of wildlife reserves, cultural and heritage sites, archaeological treasures and entertainment resorts, such as the world-renowed pleasure spots of Sun City, its Lost City and Valley of t ...

About Johannesburg South Africa - Come See
"Jo'burg", the capital of the region Gauteng Province, is a fascinating city with a modern centre, combining its ways with the older surroundings.It is a very modern city by African standards but it d ...

South African People - The San Once Had Southern Africa to Themselves
South Africa is a nation of over 47 million people of diverse origins, cultures, languages and beliefs. According to the mid-2006 estimates from Statistics South Africa, the country's population stand ...

Travel To South Africa: Modern Nation, Ancient Origin
South Africa is an extraordinarily unique sub-Saharan African nation jutting formidably – for sailors who have planned to round its cape – into the Atlantic and Indian Oceans at the southe ...

Travel Tips When Visiting the Eastern Cape Province in South Africa
The landscape of the Eastern Cape is diverse, from arid desolate Karoo to lush green Tsitsikamma Forest, the fertile Lankloof and Sundays River Valleys and magnificent beaches on the Wild Coast. This ...

In South Africa the Western Cape Whale Coast is a Must See
The Whale Coast starts about 100 km from Cape Town and it offers stunning scenic coastal drives overlooking sweeping bays, bordered by small isolated villages. The fashionable, bustling little town of ...

Hire a Car and See More of South Africa
As winter looms on the horizon, the long haul holiday market springs into life offering sun and heat in the southern hemisphere. From the cosmopolitan offerings of Cape Town and Johannesburg to the wi ...