Fun Gap Year Jobs in South Africa

When you think ‘South Africa’ as a foreigner looking to take a gap year, your mind will most likely drift straight to working on a safari, riding an elephant to work, or sleeping in some hut in the middle of nowhere teaching English. And guess what, all of those things probably are quite doable – […]

Tips for Foreigners Wanting to Backpack in Cape Town

Although Cape Town is one of the most beautiful cities in the world, it has gathered some pretty negative rep in the news in the past. However, all is not doom and gloom here. In fact, it’s quite the opposite and can prove to be one of the most rewarding experiences of your life. As […]

Best Places to Pick Your Own Fruit in Cape Town

South Africa hosts a bountiful basket of fresh fruits, from berries all the way to citrus. In fact, fruit is one of our top 5 largest exports, and the numbers only continue to grow. So, next time you’re biting into a scrumptious apple somewhere halfway across the world, your taste-buds might be a little closer […]

Travelling To South Africa To Watch Rugby

Rugby is more than just a sport in South Africa; it’s part of our culture and stitched into the very fabric of our nation’s pride. Both The Springboks and our local club rugby teams garner tremendous support each time they play at any of the stadiums across the country and more often than not, they’re […]

South Africa Is Africa’s Top Tourist Destination

When it comes to tourists wanting to experience the magic of Africa, the rainbow nation has been a popular choice with the WTTC confirming the fact in their latest study. According to the World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC) most recent annual review of the economic impact and social importance of the sector, the study found […]

The Best Markets To Shop At In Cape Town

The past decade has seen a proliferation of farmers’ markets popping up all over Cape Town with both locals and foreigners loving the concept. Taking advantage of the beautiful setting Cape Town provides some flourishing trade venues specialising in prepared food, fresh fruit and vegetables, fine art, clothing and other crafts, there is a market for […]

Go Animal Exploring In The Western Cape

The magic of Africa has always been our wildlife and the attraction of the big 5, foreigners from far and wide hope to visit our country in the hope of catching a glimpse of these and many more fantastic beasts in their natural habitat.  However, travelling to see these majestic creatures is not always able […]

South African Seafood Dishes To Try During Your Visit

With such a diversity of cultures within our country, it should not be surprising that we have such a wide variety of truly authentic dishes located within our borders. However, we thought we could help narrow those options and provide you with a list on seafood you need to try out when you visit. The […]

Tips For Travelling To South Africa With Kids

Planning your next holiday especially one that involves travelling across international borders can require plenty of admin. While you may already aware of that fact when making travel arrangments for yourself, however, with kids, these details and planning includes a little-added complexity and needs its own checklist. If you’re planning to visit South Africa with […]

South African Souvenirs To Pick Up During Your Stay

South Africa plays host to a wide variety of experiences derived from the diverse amount of cultures present in the country. Visiting the country for a short holiday stay usually means you won’t be able to experience and see everything our nation has to offer.  It can also lead to difficulty when looking for authentic South African gifts […]