Joseph Sekar feeds thousands of parakeets twice a day on the roof of his camera shop – and for obvious reasons, he’s known around town as the ‘Birdman’.
I am 24 and have lived in four South African cities but consider myself a proud Durbanite. I studied journalism and have an interest in social media, politics, popular culture. A course in travel writing sparked an appreciation and led to an internship with Getaway. My travel goals include Costa Rica, Tanzania, Morocco and if I can brave the cold, Antarctica. Memes are the best thing about Web 2.0. I’m getting ready to see the world.
If your passport isn’t likely to get a stamp anytime soon, here are some ways to experience the rest of the world in Cape Town.
American gold medallist, Michael Phelps swam against a computer-generated great white shark for a programme for the Discovery Channel’s Shark Week.
If you’re in need of any road trip ideas, we have plenty. Scroll down to get inspired and hopefully hit the tar (or gravel) soon.
8 things to do whether you’re popping out of the airport for a day or two or enjoying the city as your final destination.
It’s a fact, colour makes the world go ’round and the proof is in these neighbourhoods. Which ones would make it onto your travel bucketlist?
If descriptions such as ‘moerse’, ‘helluva’ and ‘mother of a storm’ are any indication, it appears that the best place to be would be indoors.
The Drakensberg and Kilimanjaro will forever enjoy recognition as being some of the world’s best hiking locations, but they are not all that Africa has to offer.
If you woke up to the news of the escape of five lions from Kruger National Park and thought you were dreaming, you weren’t.
Want to watch dancing skeletons in Spain during Easter? Here’s how some nations are observing the holiday in colourful, epic and sometimes head-scratchingly weird ways