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 […]

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10 Annual South African Events You Should Not Miss Out On

South Africa is a country filled a rich and diverse range of cultures, and getting to the true essence of South Africa takes more than just one-holiday trip. Getting to know the country, explore its cultures and interact with people from all walks of life and interests can be overwhelming.  Whether your interest is in art, fashion, […]

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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 […]

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Planning To Retire In South Africa

Who wouldn’t want to spend their glory years in sunny South Africa? Think endless beaches, world-renowned vineyards, and a friendly, welcoming community. Pensioners find the living costs in SA affordable and the range of sporting hobbies and attractions endless. You would not be along with many foreigners choosing to spend their golden years in the […]

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12 Photos that prove South African Skies are pure magic

Watch the sunset with friends after conquering the mighty Orange River. Smell those big, fat Highveld raindrops during an afternoon thunderstorm in Jozi. Amble on the edge of the world at Slangkop lighthouse. Ponder stars long dead and gone, but still shining in the Karoo. Or simply just enjoy our photos of magnificent African skies, […]

Rugby World Cup Quiz

The 2015 Rugby World Cup Quiz

World Cups. Nothing has a more profound impact on the general psyche of a nation. South Africa doesn't do simple when it comes to World Cups. It's all or nothing. Mention the 1999 Cricket World Cup to any South African and he's likely to babble on maniacally about Alan Donald. "Just run Allan! Run!". Of [...]
South Africa's 15 most beautiful hiking trails

South Africa’s 15 most beautiful hiking trails

South Africa is known to be a land of diverse landscapes and breathtaking vistas; an expansive playground capable of satisfying even the most die-hard traveler’s wanderlust. And what better way to explore this raw, unadulterated terrain than by foot? Hmm, but where to start? Well, here are South Africa’s 15 most beautiful hiking trails; let the Instagramming […]

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Detention and Deportation – Know your rights

The South African Immigration Act No.13 of 2002 provides immigration officials with rather wide-ranging powers when it comes to the arrest, detention and deportation of illegal foreigners. In some instances, these powers have been abused as displayed in the case of Edward Samotse. Thus it has become incredibly important for foreigners to familiarise themselves with […]