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10 of the Most Exciting Regions and Cities in South Africa

By Wanda Coustas

10 of the Most Exciting Cities in South Africa ~ South Africa is vast… The cities in South Africa are, by default, large too (Johannesburg alone has over 500 suburbs and covers an area of over 520 square kilometres). South Africa’s the 24th large…

A Tour of the Most Famous Landmarks in South Africa

By Wanda Coustas

A Tour of the Most Famous Landmarks in South Africa ~ South Africa’s most famous landmarks are as many and as varied as the country’s landscapes, people and culture. Landmark – an object or feature of a landscape or town that is easily seen and r…

Creighton’s Aloe Festival – A Midlands Event not to be missed

By Helen Rushton

During the month of July the little village of Creighton in the Natal Midlands comes to life as it hosts the annual Aloe Festival. The festival takes place over the weekend of July 6th to 8th and there are a number of activities on offer; steam train r…

Road Cycling Holidays in South Africa – See the Best of South Africa on Your Bike

By Wanda Coustas

Road Cycling Holidays in South Africa ~ Road cycling holidays are not something you associate with the vastness of South Africa – you definitely won’t manage to see the whole of the country on your bike. Not unless you have months at your disposa…

Best Places to Stay on the Midlands Meander

By Wanda Coustas

Picture this: fields of swaying grasslands, slowly ambling cattle chewing the cud, undulating green hills that stretch as far as the eye can see, farmlands – sand roads curving just out of sight, country lanes lined with hedgerows, beautiful moun…

New Year, New Resolutions. Here are some you CAN keep…

By Stefani Searle

So 2018 is finally here and to mark the start of the new year most of us come up with a list of resolutions – goals we’d like to accomplish, things to learn, changes to make – many of which we abandon after just a few days. We’d…