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Top 10 Family Friendly Resorts in South Africa perfect for Long Weekends and Holidays

By The SA-Venues.com Team

Its not always easy to get away for a vacation with the kids, and it can be challenging to find a family friendly destination where there is a little something for everyone to enjoy. Here are our top 10 family friendly resorts, where you are guaranteed…

The South African Hiking Bucket List for Multi-day Hikes – Spend Time Far from the Madding Crowds

By The SA-Venues.com Team

If you’re keen to experience some of South Africa’s top hikes, then the South African hiking bucket list is tailored for you. Some of these hikes are self-guided and don’t need a booking or terribly much planning. Others need a lot of planning, some ne…

Swimming with Seals & 15 Other Unusual Things to Do in South Africa

By The SA-Venues.com Team

There are many unusual things to do in South Africa, if you look beyond the essential attractions high on any visitor’s list. Not only is South Africa one of the most diverse and vibrant countries on the African continent but it’s gone all out to creat…

10 Epic South African Highlights You Can’t Ignore

By Wanda Coustas

First time visitor to South Africa? These South African highlights are for you. Because whilst there are many other attractions and beautiful places, it’s these 10 South African highlights that will give you a real taste for the country. Exploring Sout…

Mountain View Cottages in South Africa, Where You can Catch Your Breath

By Wanda Coustas

South Africa has some of the most spectacular uncharted mountain ranges that often go unpublicised and remain unknown, even to return visitors. So, it’s almost as easy to find mountain view cottages in South Africa as it is beach cottage stays. It boil…

10 Awesome Non-Touristy Things to Do in South Africa

By Wanda Coustas

Finding the out-of-the-way spaces and places (non-touristy things to do in South Africa) that haven’t yet been annexed by tourists and their ilk isn’t difficult in South Africa – there’s so much to discover and see that you won’t have to share wi…

The Most Spectacular Uncharted Mountain Ranges in South Africa

By Wanda Coustas

Anyone who’s a seasoned traveller knows about the mountain ranges in South Africa that most impress: Table Mountain, the Drakensberg, the Pilanesberg, the Tsitsikamma Mountains and the Cederberg make it onto most visitors’ must-do lists. But the countr…

Escape To these Quiet Places in South Africa

By Wanda Coustas

Escape To these 8 Quiet Places in South Africa ~ Travelling can be exhilarating, eye-opening and, more often than not, transforming. The bustle and rush of seeing, doing and experiencing the abundance of what South Africa has to offer its visitors can …

10 Reasons Why You Should Visit South Africa this Summer

By Wanda Coustas

Visit South Africa this Summer ~ South Africa hots up between October and February. On the highveld the heat of summer South Africa comes alive with afternoon thunderstorms that leave the earth rank with a smell uniquely African. By contrast, down in t…

Best Places to Stay in the Drakensberg, South Africa’s Epic Dragonback Mountains

By Wanda Coustas

When it comes to finding the best places to stay in the Drakensberg, South Africa, it all boils down to the view. It’s that simple. If there are mountains outside your window, or you can drink in their tumulticity (this really is a word, and one perfec…