Stellenbosch has such a reputation for wine it’s hard to get beyond it. Here are some more unusual things to see and do in this historic Winelands town.
Blog posts: Travel ideas
Inspirational travel ideas in Africa from our blogging community, covering everything from microbreweries, restaurants, hikes, overland expeditions, camping trips and backpacking.
Professional reviewer Pippa de Bruyn headed to the peaks of Tulbagh to rank the top-rated TripAdvisor accommodation in around around town.
At one point, Muizenberg was more popular than Cape Town, and Yiddish was spoken on her streets. Here is the story of her glamorous past, and the places you can’t miss in Muizenberg’s evolving present.
On a road trip to the tiny country of Swaziland, we found a few game reserves and national parks where you can experience some good old fashioned bush time.
Keen travellers, listen up: this competition with Swiss International Airlines is one that you don’t want to miss.
We sent Justus Visagie on a near-impossible mission: find the roses among the thorns in Bloemfontein, the Free State’s bristly, dry capital.
There’s almost no better place to enjoy a picnic than on a wine farm. Here are 25 picnic spots in the Cape Winelands that offer delicious gourmet picnics.
A stunning natural playground for snorkelling and birding, just a 90-minute boat ride away from Maputo: here’s why Machungulo is the perfect family break.
Here’s our pick of the best gear of 2015 – whether you’re looking for the perfect coffee gadget, a rugged 4×4 solar panel, or just some gift inspiration for the adventure-seekers in your life, you’ll find it below.
Lindokuhle Nkosi takes a lesser-known route into Limpopo’s Waterberg area. Photographs by Teagan Cunniffe and Thanda Kunene.