Tag Archives: South Africa

Striving for accessibility

Ever since its debut, World Tourism Day has been celebrated on September 27th to foster awareness among the international community of the    ... more

Sounds of the South

Rated one of the World’s Best Festivals 2016 by Fest300, the annual Cape Town International Jazz Festival takes place around the    ... more

The changing role of race

The Democratic Alliance (DA), South African politics main party of opposition, has elected its first black leader in a move that    ... more

Exploring science in the adventure province

SciFest Africa, or the National Festival of Science, Engineering and Technology, is held on 18th until the 24th of March 2015    ... more

Strength through music

February 11th, 2015 marks the anniversary of the momentous release of who may be the world’s greatest activist and revolutionary, Nelson    ... more

Authentic relaxation in safari nation

Sub-Saharan Africa has become the world’s fastest growing region for wellness tourism in 2014, a new report by SRI’s International Global    ... more

Lend a hand around the world

Volunteering worldwide today is becoming increasingly common for the modern traveller, integrating both adventure and goodwill. Stripping everything back to take    ... more

The tribe that clicks

Namibia, located in the south west of Africa, is a country rich and diverse in landscape and wildlife. The original inhabitants    ... more

Beyond dreadlocks and reggae

Located along South Africa’s famous Garden Route, Knysna is a coastal town surrounded by lush and ancient forests. The town is    ... more

Amazing South Africa. Pic credit: howfull via Flickr.com

Explore the rainbow nation on a budget

For foreign tourists in search of the ultimate safari vacation, South Africa’s currency now makes for very shiny prospects. Now, travellers’    ... more

Pending trial seeks new chapter, and an eye for change

It's been a year since Oscar Pistorius was charged with the shooting of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. With the trial pending    ... more

Football aims to unite another nation

British Prime Minister David Cameron has announced an exciting new partnership between the FA, Premier League and equivalent football bodies in    ... more

The greatest hero of all times: Nelson Mandela. Credit: Max Tegman via flickr.com

Nelson Mandela: A legacy forever

A statesman par excellence. A leader who led by example. An anti-apartheid revolutionary and a philanthropist. Nelson Mandela took on many    ... more