Known as “The Gateway to the Garden Route” George is situated beneath the dramatic Outeniqua Mountain range. Surrounded by a lush landscape blend of rivers, rich farmlands, forests and wild flowers, its stunning scenery is a major drawcard for the town. Think comfortable, small-town ambience and country gorgeousness. You’ll be surprised by its city-like establishment [...]
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Mention Kimberley to anyone in South Africa, and they’ll immediately think “Groot Gat”. Yes, there is a HUGE hole in Kimberley that speaks of its immersion in diamond mining history, but there’s also much more to see, do and taste in Kimberley. If you’re thinking of visiting ‘The City that Sparkles’, here’s what you need [...]
So you want to see South Africa? We’ve got everything: mountains, deserts, oceans, forests, jungles, bushveld, and swamp. Absolutely everything any nature-lover could ask for! We’ve also got cities and high-rise buildings, traffic jams, museums, malls, and other cultural attractions aplenty! Whatever your interest, you’ll find somewhere and something to pique it, in South Africa. [...]
When you’re traveling, chances are you’re going to be spending hours on a plane for your flights to and from your destination. Then you’re going to be spending hours in a car, train, bus, and taxi or on foot, getting around town and doing all the touristy (or business-y) things you came there to do. [...]
Called both “The Friendly City” and “The Windy City”, Port Elizabeth is a South African coastal town steeped in history. It was first settled by the San, over 100,000 years ago, then taken over by the Xhosa 2,000 years ago, and then the British in 1820 – which doesn’t seem like very friendly behaviour! Much [...]