Honeymoon in South Africa

8 Amazing South African Honeymoon Destinations

South Africa boasts one of the most vibrant and diverse countries in the world, the rainbow nation is a melting pot of various African and European cultures and has created a distinct personality for itself with these influences sprinkled all over the country.  This kind of cultural fusion has led to each one of South […]

Sea side towns in the Western Cape

Best Western Cape Sea Side Towns To Retire In

As soon as one hears or reads the word retirement it always begs the question. “Have I saved enough to live comfortably?” While many of us do not think much of retirement or planning for it, it is important to prepare for the inevitable, including where we will live out the rest of our days. For […]

Wedding Venues in Cape Town

10 Great Wedding Venues In Cape Town

The seven letter word wedding brings up the expectations and excitement of having a perfect and memorable day which celebrates your love and the future with your new life partner. South Africa is an affordable destination for Weddings based on international costs and Cape Town is one of the most beautiful, and popular places to tie […]

Races across South Africa

8 Annual Races That Take Place in South Africa

South Africa is not only a place to enjoy our beaches, drink our wines and see our wildlife, it’s also a place where athletes can test their resolve on a range of races. South Africa plays host to a range of racing styles from road running, cycling, trail running, iron man challenges and more. The country […]

Volunteer visa South Africa

How To Find Volunteer Opportunities in South Africa

South Africa is one of the most popular destinations to volunteer abroad. With its vast range of causes and a culture of transformation, it’s an exciting time to be part of the change. South Africa plays host to so many different opportunities enabling the volunteer to place themselves in rural villages, coastal towns, buzzing cities […]

Visa for foreign partner south africa

How Can My Foreign Partner Get South African Residency

Love doesn’t always account for borders, laws and regulations and can’t always be kept local. There are thousands of people falling in love with foreigners from all over the world and what better place to settle down than the rainbow nation. If you’re dating a foreign citizen and you plan on settling down in South Africa, […]

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South African visa solutions for ZSP spouses

Many Zimbabweans holding ZSP’s have settled down and made South Africa a home for themselves and their families, without acquiring a legal South African visa or permit before the end of 2017, they will have to give up their lives here and return to their Zimbabwe. The process for Zimbabwean Special Permit (ZSP) holders converting […]

Autism treatment in South Africa

How To Get A Visa for autism treatment in South Africa

South Africa has a large choice of popular autism schools and treatment centres of a high standard which a number of foreign nationals seeking treatments look to as a solution. In most cases, South Africa is the only option for some countries to turn to for treatments, as these centres have not yet established in […]

spousal visa

Relief for spousal visa applicants

In-country change of status to spousal visa now allowed VFS in South Africa has been instructed to allow visitors visa holders to change status from within South Africa.  In-country change of status will however only be allowed when the visitor wants to change to long-stay visitor visas or to a spousal visa. [UPDATE – see […]

South African High Court

South African High Court sets spousal visa precedent

A Western Cape High Court ruling has set a precedent for spousal visa applications from within the country. The judgment saw Zimbabwean national, Lea Stewart, granted a spousal visa, after her initial application was rejected by the Department of Home Affairs. Clashing with the latest ammendment The basis for the initial rejection stemmed from amendments […]