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Top 10 most Haunted spots in South Africa

If you enjoy history, with a touch of scary, this one is for you! Halloween is traditionally an American Holiday. However, through mainstream media its culture has spread across the globe, with dress up parties and trick or treating. It’s a fun activity to enjoy with the family! To celebrate this we have explored the most haunted spots around South Africa and tours you can take to explore them!

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8 Establishments with the Highest Discounts in South Africa

Holidays, or weekends away, can become quite an expensive experience especially for a family, however, I don’t know if you might not know this but many establishments on the Sleeping-OUT website offer amazing jaw dropping discounts! We all love a bargain, so to help ensure that you can take more holidays this year, we have compiled a list of establishments with the biggest discounts on Sleeping-OUT.

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15 of the Most Beautiful Destinations in the World

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Although travelling overseas is difficult for most South Africans at the moment, it is never too late to start saving every penny and turn those dreams into reality. Our world is full of extraordinary places and we’ve chosen a few of our favourites to give you some inspiration.

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How to deal with the Cape Town winter weather

So the rainy season has kicked off in spectacular fashion in Cape Town, and as anyone who has ever experienced a Cape Town winter knows, the combination of wind and rain makes for some challenging situations.

Here is some advice on how to deal with that special Cape Town winter weather..

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Top things to do in Durban this Winter

When you feel like escaping the winter chill, Durban is a perfect getaway. With average winter temperatures around 23 degrees – though often reaching high 20’s – and no rain or wind, it can hardly even be called winter! So break out your t-shirts and flip flops again and head to Durban for the winter holidays!

Here are some of the things you can see and do in Durban in winter:

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Top 10 hiking spots in South Africa

With the weather cooling and winter just around the corner, it’s time to unpack your long sleeves and start planning some autumn activities.

Autumn is an ideal time to go hiking , as it isn’t too hot to be doing exercise outdoors and the changing  autumn landscape makes for fascinating scenery. Have a look at this list of some of the best hiking trails around S.A  for your next hiking trip!

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Tips for saving energy in your home

It’s officially Autumn and we can all feel the little chill in the air in the evenings and mornings. The cooler months of the year tend to be more energy-demanding as we heat up our homes and stay indoors more often. With this year’s load shedding schedule – even in the less demanding summer months – and more energy price hikes on the way, we should all be looking to decrease our energy consumption.

Here are some tips for saving energy in your home in the coming autumn and winter months.

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Sun City: The ultimate family getaway

With Easter just about a month away, it’s high time to start planning your holidays. The Easter period is chock-a-block with public holidays, and schools close for first term, presenting an idea opportunity to take a make a little get away.

If you’re in the Gauteng region and looking for a holiday to keep both kids and adults entertained, don’t overlook Sun City. At just roughly 2.5 hour’s drive from Johannesburg with plenty to see and do it might just be exactly the holiday you are after.

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South Africa’s Favourite Travel Destinations of 2014

2014 was an extremely successful year for tourism – with both local holidaymakers and international tourists exploring different areas around South Africa. We had a look at which areas proved to be most popular with tourists in 2014, and here they are!

Can you guess which place was number 1?

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Important dates for 2015

Say goodbye to 2014 and hello to 2015!
While we aren’t quite at the point of wearing automated clothing and travelling in flying cars and on hover boards as ‘Back to the future’ predicted we would be, it’s still a pretty exciting time to be alive! To help you better plan your year ahead, here is a handy guide to important dates for 2015:

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