Lest we scorn the unenlightened tourist, who flails his arms and thinks raising his voice will magically elucidate his words. At least he is honest, and less likely to drown in sewage.
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Tourists to South Africa can now follow a map of Madiba’s Journey to end Apartheid. It features 27 landmarks across four provinces. What better way to pay tribute to one of the most iconic revolutionaries of our time?
Paying for your own vacation is so passé. Here’s how to go on holiday for free …
Getaway magazine editor, Cameron Ewart-Smith, reflects on 25 years of African travel and how the world has shrunk since the days when everywhere seemed so far away.
Opulence loves company: the world’s tallest hotel, JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai recently opened its second tower.
Kruger floods began after heavy rainfall over the weekend, causing a number of roads and camps in the park to be closed, and a troop of baboons having to swim to safety.
Getaway magazine editor, Cameron Ewart-Smith, takes offense to givers of terrible travel advice.
Curling might be the weirdest sport at the Sochi Winter Olympics. Listening to David Attenborough explain it, though, is one of the best videos we’ve ever seen.
This new supersonic jet has no windows: instead, it features high-definition screens that will live-stream what’s going on outside.
The furore over the decision to euthanise a giraffe at the Copenhagen Zoo is misplaced, and shows that our relationship to animals has become more than a little strange.