Africa has some beautiful beaches to boast about. Surf, swim snorkel and watch the sunset at these picturesque coastal spots.
Blog posts: Destinations
From the Garden Route to Antarctica, Citrusdal to Malawi, we’ve covered most of Africa’s awesome travel destinations (and a few more to boot).
Plettenberg Bay has coastline, forest, river, and farmland. It’s a delightful playground for all ages and we have the inside scoop on how to holiday here.
Rules aren’t meant to be broken. Laws and rules are created to protect us and should be respected – but then there are these bizarre laws.
These hotels and B&Bs across South Africa have all been screened by the Getaway team. Treat yourself to a stay at one of these top destinations.
Five local chefs share their most memorable holidays with us. Here are their best local escapes and the dishes they travel internationally for.
The Drakensberg should be on every hiker’s must-do list. From five hours to three days, these are the best trails to do in the berg.
The declaration of the ǂKhomani Cultural Landscape as a World Heritage site marks a significant progress for ‘the first people’.
Historian Steven Kotze takes a look at Pietermaritzburg, the Kwa-Zulu Natal town so rooted in the past, but with a new present emerging.
Plan the best Botswana adventure ever: camp in the unfenced wilds, catch a tiger fish or hitch a ride in a mokoro to discover the Okavango Delta.
On a hot summer’s day, our columnist finds the coolest place in the city.