Johannesburg, or Jozi as the locals call it, is the business centre of South Africa. Johannesburg has a rich mining history and today the old mine-dumps lie in contrast with the modern architecture, tall skyscrapers, Indian markets, street vendors and traditional African medicine shops creating an exciting blend of western and African cultures. Johannesburg draws […]
The world is a hugely diverse place, there’s no denying that, and everywhere is a blank canvas for adventure, for once-in-a-lifetime experiences, and for exploring the unknown. But, it has to be said, that there are a handful of countries that offer just that little bit more in terms of adventure; whether it’s the unbelievable […]
In that period between lunch and dinner when the cravings hit, Johannesburg’s top hotels are there to satisfy your sweet spot.
South Africa is known for its expansive beaches, towering mountains and its animals that roam the game reserves throughout the country. However aside from game drives, beach days and wine tasting trips there are a number of unusual African adventures on offer. Fly in a jet in Cape Town Thunder City in Cape Town offers […]
Tie the knot with an elephant as a witness, get hitched with a majestic mountain background or go barefoot on the beach. For those obsessed with romance and travel, South Africa is the perfect destination wedding spot. Rich in culture, history and beauty a wedding in South Africa is guaranteed to be a day to […]
Tourist ‘cultural encounters’ can very often be uncomfortable and patronising exchanges. It is usually very difficult for tourists to gain an accurate insight into another culture and for the exchange to be mutually beneficial. The safari operator, Uncharted Africa (based in Botswana), have introduced an incredible opportunity to experience a dignified and sensitive cultural safari […]