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Great Ideas for Family Friendly Holidays in South Africa

children playing family friendly holidayIn case you had forgotten when the winter school holidays fall in 2014, it’s between the 27 June and 21 July. Here are some ideas for fun, family friendly holidays this winter so you and your family get a break from the hum drum of everyday life. (more…)

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South Africa’s World Heritage Sites (Part 2)

World Heritage Sites - Cape Floral KingdomLeading on from part 1, we now bring you the last four of South Africa’s eight UNESCO World Heritage sites.

Cape Floral Kingdom – Western Cape – Day Trip
The Cape Floral Kingdom is a roughly 53 000 hectare region stretching from the Western Cape into the Eastern Cape. It is incredibly special because despite only representing 1% of the African continent, it is home to 20% of Africa’s flora. Within the area there are 9000 fynbos species, of which 6200 are endemic! (more…)

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8 Travel Ideas for Seeing the Real South Africa

travel ideas for the real South AfricaWhether you are visiting South Africa or have lived here all your life, there are certain experiences that need to be had in order to appreciate the full flavour of South Africa-ness. Not only is this country jaw-droppingly beautiful, but it has rich contemporary and historical cultural diversity (it’s not just something they say in the tourist brochures, promise!). If you want a taste of the real South Africa, act on these travel ideas ASAP! (more…)

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Last Minute Mothers Day Ideas in South Africa

celebrating mothers dayWhen is Mothers Day in South Africa you ask? Mothers’ Day is coming up on 12 May (that’s this Sunday!) and some people have still not given it a thought. If you are in need of last minute mothers day ideas, peruse this list to see if an appropriate idea for celebrating your mom catches your attention. (more…)

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Brandy-centric Holidays in South Africa

KWV brandySouth Africa, hailed for its friendliness, wildlife and wines. These however are but a glimpse of what is on offer, and holidays in South Africa, exploring the back roads and chatting to locals will soon reveal that there is so much more, for example, a rich heritage of world class brandy production. (more…)

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