A Blue Flag assures you that the beach is clean, safe and environmentally friendly. Here’s our pick of the best beaches to swim at this summer.
Blog posts: Watersports
Splashing, diving, skiing, sliding and everything in between: a guide to the watersport world, be on or under the surface.
Tips for swimming in the sea. Keep these in mind as you head to the beach this summer.
Love to dive into beautiful, natural pools of blue? A water addict found southern Italy’s most magical coves, caves and springs for swimmers.
Hope spots are the ultimate call for citizens to engage with the ocean, to care for it, to make out own. South Africa has six spots. We visited some of them.
After taking to the water to learn how to swim, Welcome Lishivha shares tales from his experience and recommends top 10 swimming spots in Cape Town.
Thrill seekers come to the cold Cape waters to see great whites, but the growing popularity of swimming with seals is giving sharks a run for their tourist money.
A stay in Storms River Village is bound to get the heart thumping. Paddle, swim, jump, hike and bike your way through South Africa’s adventure town.
Two ex-guides revisit the Orange River twenty years later – and discover that it might still be the world’s best family-friendly trip.
Jacques Marais paddles his kayak through the Bot Rivier wetlands near Kleinmond in search of an elusive and mysterious herd of feral horses.
Rachel Robinson had tried to learn how to surf before, but it never really took. That is, until she won a week’s worth of lessons in Coffee Bay.