The reviews of those most unimpressed by South Africa’s popular tourist destinations.
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.
Unzipping the adventure on Cape Canopy’s sunset, full moon tour in the Elgin Valley.
KwaZulu-Natal has a wonderful mix of coastal and inland destinations and affordable accommodation in between. We’ve chosen 12 places we’ve reviewed over the years.
Dive, snorkel and swim in these freshwater sites from Zimbabwe to Iceland.
A country’s ‘second city’ might only be its second largest, but this doesn’t make it second best. These are the ones slightly under-the-radar, but high on the must-see list.
Like to hike, bike, boulder and throw in a little wine in between? Here’s why there’s no such thing as an uneventful West Coast itinerary.
Seize the night across all major cities. These activities will have you racing around your city, boogying in an ice rink or climbing walls.
Ice cream tastes amazingly good, but it can also be imaginative, artisanal and even healthy too. Here are 13 ice creams you’ve got to get your hands (and tongues) on.
Africa has some beautiful beaches to boast about. Surf, swim snorkel and watch the sunset at these picturesque coastal spots.
Embrace the thriving creative scene, try salsa, picnic in the best gardens or practice your yoga. Here’s our list of great things to do for free in Durban.