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Western Cape

48 Hours in The Overberg Region of South Africa

Where to stay, eat, drink and have fun in The Overberg Region.

Oudebosch Eco Cabins - This would make a great family trip for 2015!

23 affordable weekend getaways near Cape Town

If you’re in serious need of a break, or just ready to explore The Mother City's beautiful surroundings, book one of these affordable weekend getaways near Cape Town.

Check out the breathtaking views of South Africa for yourself by studying abroad with USAC #wherewillyougo

Stellenbosch Winelands HDR

Stellenbosch near Cape Town in South Africa, in HDR

Cango Caves, South Africa. | www.savisas.com |

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Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, South Africa.... Autumn in South Africa is mid-February to April

Start A Fire

Top 10 things to do in Hermanus, South Africa http://www.hermanusonline.mobi/index.php/top-activities

Hop-on Hop-off Experience The Franschhoek Wine Tram hop-on hop-off tour is one of the best ways to discover the true essence of the Franschhoek Valley – picturesque vineyards, breath-taking scenery, warm hospitality, world-class cuisine, fine wines and a 300 year history.Passengers aboard the hop-on hop-off tour will

Franschhoek Wine Tram: hop-on hop-off wine tours by Cape Town wine tours operator

Discover the vineyards of Franschhoek by tram. Transfers Cape Town wine tours. Transfers Stellenbosch wine tours.

whale watching - Hermanus, Cape Town Pinned from South African Tourism

Youth and Adventure

whale watching - Hermanus, Cape Town Pinned from South African Tourism

Limpopo

Blue gum tallest tree SA Woodbush Forest Reserve

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Blue gum tallest tree SA Woodbush Forest Reserve

Debengeni Falls

Debengeni Falls

Debengeni Falls, Tzaneen. Situated near the dense forests of the Magoebaskloof, the roaring Debengeni Falls is a magical spot for picnicking or swimming in the crysta...

Woodbush Forest Reserve  Maybe for half term?

Woodbush Forest Reserve, Limpopo

Woodbush Forest Reserve in Magoebaskloof, Limpopo. The Woodbush forest reserve lies in the heart of the valley called the Magoebaskloof, a mountainous ...

Try this epic new slackpacking route in Limpopo

Experienced bushwhacker and hiker, Melanie Van Zyl finally visits her fantasy cabin in Magoebaskloof on a pet-friendly two-day hike in Limpopo.

The Pennefather - Haenertsburg

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Haenertsburg Accommodation | Haenertsburg Self-Catering

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Haenertsburg Accommodation | Haenertsburg Self-Catering: Pennefather offers cosy and unique self-catering accommodation in the quaint village of Haenertsburg.

Cheerio Gardens Tzaneen

Cheerio Gardens Tzaneen

Modjadji Nature Reserve - TL

Modjadji Nature Reserve - TL

Unzipping Adventure at Magoebaskloof Canopy Tour!

Unzipping Adventure at Magoebaskloof Canopy Tour!

Waterfalls, forests and post-apocalyptic hiking trails - zip lining through Magoebaskloof was an unforgettable adventure in the heart of Limpopo!

Free State

Vredefort Dome World Heritage Site - Vredefort, Free State, South Africa

Vredefort Dome (Parys) - 2020 All You Need to Know Before You Go (with Photos) - Parys, South Africa | Tripadvisor

Vredefort Dome, Parys: See 53 reviews, articles, and 55 photos of Vredefort Dome, ranked No.5 on TripAdvisor among 16 attractions in Parys.

Mushroom Rocks, South Africa.I would love to go see this place one day

Mushroom Rocks, South Africa

Mushroom Rocks, South Africa.I would love to go see this place one day

Clarens. Orange Free State.  South Africa.

Clarens. Orange Free State. South Africa.

Golden Gate Highlands National Park,...  Characteristic landscape of the Golden Gate Highlands National park

National Parks in South Africa Guide, a Profusion of Knowledge and Info

Learn all about the national parks in South Africa, How to get there, Attractions, Activities, Accommodation, Maps, Facilities, Tariffs, Reservations, and more

Melutsunyane Falls 2 - Clarens town, Free State province, South Africa

105 World’s Most Amazing And Famous Waterfalls

A waterfall is a place where flowing water rapidly drops in elevation as it flows over a steep region or a cliff. The world has many waterf...

Golden Gate Highlands National Park, South Africa Put this on your bucket list for sure ....

Golden Gate Highlands National Park (South Africa)

One of the lesser-visited National Parks in South Africa.

Gauteng

Camping & Picinic - Brookwood Estate Trout Farm

Camping & Picinic - Brookwood Estate Trout Farm

Brookwood Estate is an idyllic retreat in the Cradle of Humankind, only one hour's drive from either Johannesburg or Pretoria. We have five well stocked dams and excellent Yellow Fish fishing in the Blaauwbank River.

The Dinokeng Game Reserve is Gauteng’s only Big Five game reserve.

Dinokeng Game Reserve – Gauteng Tourism Authority

The Dinokeng Game Reserve is located 45km north of Tshwane (Pretoria) and an hour’s drive from OR Tambo International Airport. The malaria-free game reserve occupies 19,000 hectares and is the only free-roaming Big Five game reserve in Gauteng.

Don a leather helmet and old fashioned flying goggles and make your way into the open-air cockpit of a vintage de Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth aircraft. This bi-plane, named after its British originator first flew in 1931. Tiger Moth Flights in South Africa offer an once-in-a-lifetime opportunity: having donned your gear, be seated at the front of the plane with the pilot behind you, and enjoy a unique experience of Joburg from the sky. The Tiger Moth Club facilitates these flights, as there…

Tiger Moth Flights – Gauteng Tourism Authority

Don a leather helmet and old fashioned flying goggles and make your way into the open-air cockpit of a vintage de Havilland DH.82A Tiger Moth aircraft. This bi-plane, named after its British originator first flew in 1931. Tiger Moth Flights in South Africa offer an once-in-a-lifetime opportunity: having donned your gear, be seated at the front of the plane with the pilot behind you, and enjoy a unique experience of Joburg from the sky. The Tiger Moth Club facilitates these flights, as there…

Johannesburg hop on, hop off…

Open-top Bus Tours in Johannesburg | City Sightseeing

Hop onto our open-top red bus and explore the City of Gold. With over 16 stops, and taking you to over 20 of Johannesburg’s top attractions!

For a day trip with a difference, travel into the countryside on a classic old steam train with local rail enthusiasts Reefsteamers. There are two different return journeys to choose from: the Magaliesburg Express (Park Station to Magaliesburg Station) and the Irene Steam Special (Rhodesfield Station to Irene Station).

Reefsteamers – Gauteng Tourism Authority

For a day trip with a difference, travel into the countryside on a classic old steam train with local rail enthusiasts Reefsteamers. There are two different return journeys to choose from: the Magaliesburg Express (Park Station to Magaliesburg Station) and the Irene Steam Special (Rhodesfield Station to Irene Station).

Located in Ekurhuleni in the east of Gauteng, near the neighbourhood of Springs, the Blesbokspruit is one of the largest wetlands in the highveld region of Southern Africa at 1 858ha. The wetland is a high conservation priority as it forms an important component of one of the tributaries of the Vaal River and provides visitors with one of the easier-going getaways in Gauteng.

Blesbokspruit – Gauteng Tourism Authority

Located in Ekurhuleni in the east of Gauteng, near the neighbourhood of Springs, the Blesbokspruit is one of the largest wetlands in the highveld region of Southern Africa at 1 858ha. The wetland is a high conservation priority as it forms an important component of one of the tributaries of the Vaal River and provides visitors with one of the easier-going getaways in Gauteng.

The Ann van Dyk Cheetah Centre, formerly known as the De Wildt Cheetah Centre, is a breeding sanctuary for cheetahs and other endangered animals. It was founded in 1971 by conservationist Ann van Dyk and is situated in Hartbeespoort, in the foothills of the Magaliesberg, about one hour’s drive from Johannesburg.  If you appreciate game reserves in Gauteng then a day trip to the centre is well worth the drive, especially if you’re interested in getting to know more about thi...

Ann van Dyk Cheetah Centre – Gauteng Tourism Authority

The Ann van Dyk Cheetah Centre, formerly known as the De Wildt Cheetah Centre, is a breeding sanctuary for cheetahs and other endangered animals. It was founded in 1971 by conservationist Ann van Dyk and is situated in Hartbeespoort, in the foothills of the Magaliesberg, about one hour’s drive from Johannesburg. If you appreciate game reserves in Gauteng then a day trip to the centre is well worth the drive, especially if you’re interested in getting to know more about this important cause.

October in Pretoria South Africa

October in Pretoria, South Africa

October in Pretoria South Africa

Sights, Pretoria, South Africa

A Voortrekker Monument | beatravelling

Just outside the city centre of Pretoria, perched on a hill, you’ll find the Voortrekker Monument. On a fairly big area with a restaurant, souvenir shop, museums, cafe, and some animals roaming the grounds, like the zebras we spotted on the way. The monument itself is huge, and I guess that’s what’s most impressive about it… There’s not a lot inside the construction, but you very much get the feeling this is Afrikaaner holy ground. You can walk or take the elevator to the top, where you get…

Maropeng - Cradle of Humankind

About – Maropeng and Sterkfontein Caves | Official Visitor Centres for the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage Site

Maropeng - Cradle of Humankind

Fort Schanskop

Pretoria 2020: Best of Pretoria, South Africa Tourism - Tripadvisor

Pretoria Tourism: Tripadvisor has 61,962 reviews of Pretoria Hotels, Attractions, and Restaurants making it your best Pretoria resource.

Mountain Sanctuary Park, Magaliesberg | Go Southern Africa

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Seems fun, a mystery ghost bus tour at night. bwahahahaha

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Seems fun, a mystery ghost bus tour at night. bwahahahaha

Market On Main, every Sunday at Maboneng Precinct, Johannesburg. Photos by Marsel Roothman

Market on Main

Zoo Lake

Zoo Lake

Constitution Hill, Johannesburg, South Africa

Constitution Hill, Johannesburg, South Africa

Café Fino at the Origins Centre

The Origins Centre – Gauteng Tourism Authority

The Origins Centre is a world-class museum that provides insight into the intriguing origins of humankind and human development. If you are fascinated by the theory of evolution, then this centre at the University of the Witwatersrand, is a must-visit destination when it comes to Johannesburg tourism.

The Markham Building in Johannesburg

Johannesburg Heritage Foundation – Gauteng Tourism Authority

The Johannesburg Heritage Foundation, an advocacy organisation, is led by activist Flo Bird and for three decades has sought to protect the city’s historical buildings and heritage sites from damage or destruction, while also documenting the city’s architectural history and lobbying for blue plaques to be added to its most important heritage buildings.

At first glance of the Nan Hua Buddhist Temple and its surrounds, you'd be forgiven for thinking you were in China instead of the Highveld

Nan Hua Buddhist Temple – Gauteng Tourism Authority

The impressive Nan Hua Buddhist Temple takes up almost an entire suburb in the town of Bronkorstspruit and is the largest Buddhist temple in Africa. Peace prevails and you could be mistaken for thinking you were in China except the countryside is definitely Highveld.

Visit open-air art attractions around Johannesburg © Past Experiences

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Voortrekker Monument is a monument located in the city of Pretoria, South Africa.

5 Interesting Tourist Attractions In Pretoria

Pretoria city located 50 kilometers in the north of Johannesburg. In general, Pretoria regarded as the capital of South Africa but the city...

Fort Klapperkop

Fort Klapperkop

One of Pretoria’s most beautiful forts, Fort Klapperkop has been restored and arranged as a museum featuring permanent ...

Observe the stars at the planetarium - Johannesburg

Observe the stars at the planetarium

Observe the stars at the planetarium - Johannesburg

National Botanical Gardens, Pretoria, South Africa

National Botanical Gardens, Pretoria, South Africa

Fort Wonderboom

Fort Wonderboom

Bridge over Hartbeespoort dam,  North West Province South Africa.  By #PhotoJdB

Bridge over Hartbeespoort dam, North West Province South Africa. By #PhotoJdB

National Botanical Gardens, Pretoria, South Africa

National Botanical Gardens, Pretoria, South Africa

President Paul Kruger House - Pretoria - Reviews of President Paul Kruger House - TripAdvisor

Kruger House Museum (Pretoria) - 2020 All You Need to Know BEFORE You Go (with Photos) - Tripadvisor

Ranked #11 of 160 attractions in Pretoria. Been here too? Add it to your map!

Emmarentia Dam in Greenside, Johannesburg. © Deon Odendaal

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Visit Neighbourgoods Market in Braamfontein, #Jozi, for all things foodie. www.southafrica.net

DO THE DIP — JOHANNESBURG | SOUTH AFRICA | SEPTEMBER 2013 | $ ...

JOHANNESBURG | SOUTH AFRICA | SEPTEMBER 2013 | $ ...

China Town, Cyrildende, Johannesburg - my photo reportage

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It was the first time I’ve been back to Cyrildene since I lived in Joburg nearly nine years ago. It has changed somewhat, and become more of an established ‘China Town’ or ‘New China Town, as…

Neighbourgoods Market, Johannesburg, South Africa

Neighbourgoods Market, Johannesburg, South Africa

Kloofendal nature reserve

Kloofendal nature reserve

The Oriental Plaza Johannesburg

The Oriental Plaza Johannesburg

Inside The Nizamiye Turkish Mosque Midrand , Johannesburg

Inside The Nizamiye Turkish Mosque Midrand , Johannesburg

The Nizamiye Turkish Masjid in Midrand, the first Ottoman-style mosque in the Southern Hemisphere. The mosque is, in fact, a smaller replica of the Selimiye Camii mosque in Edirne, Turkey. Some of the architectural features visitors can marvel at are generously proportioned courtyards, arched stained-glass windows, 21 small domes, marble columns, sweeping staircases, fountains, rich mosaics, and Turkish calligraphy on the walls and ceiling. Its funder was a retired Turkish property…

Union Building, Pretoria, South Africa

Union Building, Pretoria, South Africa

View from the Slide pools, Mountain Sanctuary Park Magaliesburg. Image by Teagan Cunniffe

10 unusual things to do in Joburg that won't cost a fortune - Getaway Magazine

Looking for something to do in Joburg, but don't want to break the bank? I've compiled a to-do list and found there's plenty to do in the Big Smoke.

velo Braamfontein Spruit Trail Braamfontein Spruit Trail

Braamfontein Spruit Trail

Trail description and maps of the Braamfontein Spruit Trail

North West

Eastern Cape

Coffee Bay / Hole in the Wall Map | WILD COAST

Why SA is so energy inefficient

This is a must read: by Peet du Plooy Mail & Guardian Online 24 November 2006 01:59 South Africa is energy inefficient because we don’t value our carbon resource sufficiently. There are a number of perspectives that, together, make up the picture. One perspective deals with process efficiency -- a technological issue -- another with the structure of the economy -- how much of

One of the most beautiful places in the world! Port St. Johns, Wild Coast, South…

One of the most beautiful places in the world! Port St. Johns, Wild Coast, South… One of the most beautiful places in the world! Port St. Johns, Wild Coast, South Africa http://www.bestplacestotravel.us/2017/05/12/one-of-the-most-beautiful-places-in-the-world-port-st-johns-wild-coast-south/

Umzimvubu river meeting the ocean at Port st. Johns, South Africa

Umzimvubu river meeting the ocean at Port st. Johns, South Africa

Hole in the Wall, Coffee Bay, South Africa

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Mpumalanga

God’s Window in Mpumalanga.  (www.africa-hotelguide.com)

Pilgrim’s Rest is a small town in the Mpumalanga province of South Africa which is protected as a provincial heritage site.

Pilgrim’s Rest is a small town in the Mpumalanga province of South Africa which is protected as a provincial heritage site.

Blyde River Canyon, Limpopo Rural, South Africa

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Blyde River Canyon, Limpopo Rural, South Africa

Kwa-Zulu Natal

Tugela Falls -the 2nd largest waterfall in the world can be found in South Africa. It reaches a total height of 3110 feet, with the tallest drop reaching 1350 feet.

Tugela Falls : The Highest Waterfall

Tugela Falls is the world's second-highest at 947 m (3110 ft) in KwaZulu-Natal province, Republic of South Africa. Tugela Falls are the world's second highest waterfall. The total drop in five free-leaping falls is 3,110 feet (947 meters). They are located in the Drakensberg (Dragon's Mountains) in the Royal Natal National Park in KwaZulu-Natal Province, Republic of South Africa. The Tugela Falls are easily viewed after a heavy rain from the main travel road into the park, glistening from…

Northern Cape

The Big Hole, Kimberley in the Northern Cape, South Africa

The Big Hole, Kimberley in the Northern Cape, South Africa

Namaqualand wildflowers,  Namaqualand, South Africa  a  One of the world's largest wildflower blooms  Dimropotheca sp.    Quiver tree  Aloe dichotoma

700-300-0091-D | Tom Till

Namaqualand wildflowers, Namaqualand, South Africa a One of the world's largest wildflower blooms Dimropotheca sp. Quiver tree Aloe dichotoma

The Fish River Canyon, ǀAi-ǀAis/Richtersveld Transfrontier Park, Namibia

The Fish River Canyon, ǀAi-ǀAis/Richtersveld Transfrontier Park, Namibia

Why you have to visit the Richtersveld wilderness #SouthAfrica #travel

Why you have to visit the Richtersveld wilderness

The approach to Sendelingsdrif in the Richtersveld is ugly, but you have to visit this mountain desert wilderness anyway. Here's why.

15 things to do at Mokala National Park, Northern Cape, South Africa

15 things to do at Mokala National Park

15 things to do at Mokala National Park, Northern Cape, South Africa

48 Hours in The Overberg Region of South Africa

Where to stay, eat, drink and have fun in The Overberg Region.

Blue gum tallest tree SA Woodbush Forest Reserve

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Blue gum tallest tree SA Woodbush Forest Reserve

Debengeni Falls

Debengeni Falls

Debengeni Falls, Tzaneen. Situated near the dense forests of the Magoebaskloof, the roaring Debengeni Falls is a magical spot for picnicking or swimming in the crysta...

Woodbush Forest Reserve  Maybe for half term?

Woodbush Forest Reserve, Limpopo

Woodbush Forest Reserve in Magoebaskloof, Limpopo. The Woodbush forest reserve lies in the heart of the valley called the Magoebaskloof, a mountainous ...

Try this epic new slackpacking route in Limpopo

Experienced bushwhacker and hiker, Melanie Van Zyl finally visits her fantasy cabin in Magoebaskloof on a pet-friendly two-day hike in Limpopo.

The Pennefather - Haenertsburg

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Haenertsburg Accommodation | Haenertsburg Self-Catering

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Haenertsburg Accommodation | Haenertsburg Self-Catering: Pennefather offers cosy and unique self-catering accommodation in the quaint village of Haenertsburg.

Cheerio Gardens Tzaneen

Cheerio Gardens Tzaneen

Modjadji Nature Reserve - TL

Modjadji Nature Reserve - TL

Unzipping Adventure at Magoebaskloof Canopy Tour!

Unzipping Adventure at Magoebaskloof Canopy Tour!

Waterfalls, forests and post-apocalyptic hiking trails - zip lining through Magoebaskloof was an unforgettable adventure in the heart of Limpopo!

Camping & Picinic - Brookwood Estate Trout Farm

Camping & Picinic - Brookwood Estate Trout Farm

Brookwood Estate is an idyllic retreat in the Cradle of Humankind, only one hour's drive from either Johannesburg or Pretoria. We have five well stocked dams and excellent Yellow Fish fishing in the Blaauwbank River.

Oudebosch Eco Cabins - This would make a great family trip for 2015!

23 affordable weekend getaways near Cape Town

If you’re in serious need of a break, or just ready to explore The Mother City's beautiful surroundings, book one of these affordable weekend getaways near Cape Town.

The Big Hole, Kimberley in the Northern Cape, South Africa

The Big Hole, Kimberley in the Northern Cape, South Africa

Tugela Falls -the 2nd largest waterfall in the world can be found in South Africa. It reaches a total height of 3110 feet, with the tallest drop reaching 1350 feet.

Tugela Falls : The Highest Waterfall

Tugela Falls is the world's second-highest at 947 m (3110 ft) in KwaZulu-Natal province, Republic of South Africa. Tugela Falls are the world's second highest waterfall. The total drop in five free-leaping falls is 3,110 feet (947 meters). They are located in the Drakensberg (Dragon's Mountains) in the Royal Natal National Park in KwaZulu-Natal Province, Republic of South Africa. The Tugela Falls are easily viewed after a heavy rain from the main travel road into the park, glistening from…

Vredefort Dome World Heritage Site - Vredefort, Free State, South Africa

Vredefort Dome (Parys) - 2020 All You Need to Know Before You Go (with Photos) - Parys, South Africa | Tripadvisor

Vredefort Dome, Parys: See 53 reviews, articles, and 55 photos of Vredefort Dome, ranked No.5 on TripAdvisor among 16 attractions in Parys.

Mushroom Rocks, South Africa.I would love to go see this place one day

Mushroom Rocks, South Africa

Mushroom Rocks, South Africa.I would love to go see this place one day