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5 Day Trips From Cape Town

By The SA-Venues.com Team

Day Trips From Cape Town ~ Cape Town is beautiful. Let’s face it. The iconic Table Mountain is in the middle of the city, swoon-worthy beaches beg bikini season to stay all-year long, wineries are on your doorstep, everywhere you go something scenic aw…

Ocean Odyssey – Get Up Close And Personal With The Giants Of The Garden Route

By The SA-Venues.com Team

Do you know that humpback calves weigh a ton at birth or that whale mother’s milk is so high in fat that it’s the consistency of toothpaste? Do you know that some of the whales that visit the South African coast every year have come all the way from An…

A Guide to the Major Lakes of South Africa – including Some You Won’t Know

By Wanda Coustas

When one thinks of South Africa one imagines the vast plains of the bushveld, the vines of the Cape Winelands, wave-washed towns and Table Mountain. Some visitors come for the country’s deserts. Major lakes of South Africa rarely spring to mind. But So…

Best Places to Stay on the Whale Route in South Africa

By Wanda Coustas

You’re going to welcome our list of places to stay on the Whale Route as the whales are due any moment now. They arrive in the bay during July/August, and remain until October/November with Hermanus’ Whale Festival an annual highlight during August. An…

10 Top Things to Do in the Overberg Area of the Western Cape

By Wanda Coustas

The Cape Overberg area of the Western Cape is one of South Africa’s treasures. It lies, demurely, over the berg from Somerset West, often neglected by those intent on reaching the Garden Route, unaware that beyond the Hottentot Holland Mountain range l…