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Trunk Breaks on South Africa’s World Famous Big Baobab Tree

The owners of Sunland Farm in South Africa, home to one of the world's most famous baobab trees, have a very pragmatic approach to the "breaking" news that one-third of their gentle giant's trunk...
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Hiking Along Table Mountain’s Spectacular Pipe Track PICTURES

Few cities in the world have a hike right on their doorsteps, literally. Cape Town is full of them. Lion's Head is the obvious one, but right next-door is the much simpler Pipe Track, perfect for...
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Cape Town, Winelands Now Thrill Food Travellers Too

If you're a globetrotter into fine dining, consider making your next destination Cape Town and its outlying Winelands, where an innovative eight-course tasting menu paired with wines will cost you about $60 to $80...
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When My Grandad was a Kid in the Kruger Park

One of the best things about a holiday in the Kruger National Park is the feeling that I am partaking in a family tradition - my granddad has been going there since he was a...
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New 160km Bike Trail to Open Along Garden Route

A 160 km cycling track between George and Plettenberg Bay, part of a much larger plan to make the Western Cape a biking mecca, is planned to be launched early next year. The Western Cape government...
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Getting an Eyeful of Cape Town’s Far Side, at Tintswalo

Even though we live in one of the beautiful places in the world, it’s completely understandable that sometimes we may not give the beauty of Cape Town the appreciation it deserves. This is not because we...
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New Flights from Nairobi via Vic Falls to Cape Town

NAIROBI - Kenya Airways has announced this week that will connect Cape Town to the Victoria Falls and Nairobi. The flight, which will run each way three times a week starting in July, will fly to...

Breathtaking Durban Video – “Share This with the World”

Durban photographer Kierran Allen has reworked his "I am Durban" timelapse video to present this breathtaking short film. Kierran says: "Shooting this film is what sparked my interest in timelapse, all those years back... running...
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VIDEO: Foreign Instagrammers Follow Madiba’s Journey Thro’ South Africa

Four Instagrammers were invited by South African Tourism to embark on the trip of a lifetime - their own long walk to tracing the legendary footsteps of the late legendary South African prisoner and...
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The Video of the Drakensberg that’ll Take Your Breath Away

They say life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away. And as British photographer ALEX NAIL has discovered, the Drakensberg Escarpment provides...

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