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Gangs of Ballet guitarist and singer Brad Klynsmith is kept on his toes travelling for gigs around the country. However he still reckons his über-chilled hometown Durban is the best place to kick off the shoes.
AfrikaBurn, an annual festival of love and creativity, is attended by free spirits who sometimes bring their families. But how appropriate is it for not-yet-adults? Pippa de Bruyn explores the issue.
A stay in a luxury lodge is a wonderful experience but even the best of them could learn a thing or two from their guests to make it perfect.
In what is being hailed as a huge step forward for artificial intelligence, or AI, a cloud-based supercomputer used geodata to create its own audio walking tour yesterday. The tour is led by a Siri-like virtual assistant who has opinions and emotions of its own. He calls himself Rupert.
Animal encounters have boomed in South Africa: but are the educational and conservational benefits enough to justify them?
Hospitality is about making a guest feel absolutely welcome and comfortable. If they don’t feel that, it will be bad for business.
Legendary traveller Kate Turkington is almost 80 and still exploring the world. Last destination: Peru. Her home is Joburg, so we asked her to recommend a bed in this cosmopolitan city.
At 120 kmph, hurtling down the N3, it’s a case of blink and you’ll miss Howick. Paul Maughan-Brown took exit 103 for a few laid-back days with the locals.
Always game for an adventure the opportunity to go on a Cycle in Soweto tour cropped up recently. Having grown up in Joburg’s northern suburbs I wanted to know more about the history on my doorstep. It wasn’t what I expected.