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Xaba, Jones spearhead Totalsports Women’s Race celebration in Joburg and Cape Town Xaba, Jones spearhead Totalsports Women’s Race celebration in Joburg and Cape Town

Glenrose Xaba and Tish Jones will take on their second Totalsports Women’s Race of 2018 on Thursday, 09 August (National Women...

Life lessons for strong women Life lessons for strong women

Her father practiced human rights law, raising Basani to have a strong bent towards social justice. She also has two strong...

Spellbinding Autobiography Captures Author’s “Magical” Upbringing on African Safari Reserve Spellbinding Autobiography Captures Author’s “Magical” Upbringing on African Safari Reserve

An Incredible and Inspiring true story about the Adventures of a Boy growing up on a Wild Safari in South Africa...

Russian Bear Vodka Takes #IAMNEXT 2018 to The Next Level Russian Bear Vodka Takes #IAMNEXT 2018 to The Next Level

Russian Bear’s #IAMNEXT campaign is back! And this time, they’re taking it to the next level. The vodka that ignites urban cool...

A Modern Galileo? A Modern Galileo?

The backlash against Prof Tim Noakes’s ideas about nutrition is just the voice of vested self-interest argues Dr David Klatzow

GoodLuck GoodLuck's new awesome release 'My My My'

GoodLuck have released and covered Troye Sivan's 'My My My' with a studio video gaining some good traction on...

Kruger National Park’s Mananga 4X4 adventure trail Kruger National Park’s Mananga 4X4 adventure trail

On a recent trip to the Kruger National Park to#tellbetterstories, we were looking for something a bit different, not just the...

Mhlopeni Nature Reserve, Greyton, Kwazulu Natal Mhlopeni Nature Reserve, Greyton, Kwazulu Natal

Mhlopeni Nature Reserve, near Greyton, Kwazulu Natal offers wide biodiversity in beautiful surroundings. Birdwatching, Hiking ...

Fishing along the Whale Coast, Overberg, Western Cape Fishing along the Whale Coast, Overberg, Western Cape

From Rooiels to Kleinmond, fishing spots abound for rock and surf as well as lagoon fishing. Betty's Bay, Cape Hangklip and ...

Fishing on the North Coast, KwaZulu-Natal Fishing on the North Coast, KwaZulu-Natal

The North Coast of KwaZulu-Natal must be one of the best recreational fishing coastlines in the world. From Kosi Bay in the ...

Robbing the poor to make the rich richer Robbing the poor to make the rich richer

Billionaire Douw Steyn's 1 Life Insurance is tricking pensioners into paying their social grant money into policies ...

Knysna Fire: secret CSIR report bombshell Knysna Fire: secret CSIR report bombshell

A secret internal investigation by scientists at the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research into the origin of the ...

Walk on Air Walk on Air

The Bespoke Trail at De Hoop is tailor-made for each group of hikers. Over three days the panoramas vary from the dramatic...

Cognition tutoring is set to revolutionise the education industry Cognition tutoring is set to revolutionise the education industry

Cognition is a location-based app that was launched in 2016 by four young, Pretoria-based entrepreneurs and makes booking a...

Mountain-biking in Mapungubwe - Trunk call Mountain-biking in Mapungubwe - Trunk call

Welcome to cycling off the map in Mapungubwe, where cranking pedals are all about inspiring children to care for their natural...

KPMG: A history up for audit KPMG: A history up for audit

On several occasions over the years, Noseweek has noted KPMG's willingness - for a handsome fee to ...

The biggest ever get-rich-quick plan The biggest ever get-rich-quick plan

Lucy Mangan, in the UK Guardian, describes Jacques Peretti's book Done, and the BBC documentary series that accompanied...

A weekend of wine on the Breede River A weekend of wine on the Breede River

This year’s Wine on the River festival in Robertson was a great success, showing that wine tourism is growing as healthily...

Nairobi’s three must-visit museums Nairobi’s three must-visit museums

Nairobi is Kenya’s principal economic, administrative and cultural centre. Its cosmopolitan charms, such as the vibrant culture...

10 tips for your self-drive safari 10 tips for your self-drive safari

We are spoilt for choice in Southern Africa when it comes to picking safari destinations that offer visitors the opportunity...

Backpack and hike in the Wolfberg Cracks of the Cederberg Backpack and hike in the Wolfberg Cracks of the Cederberg

Exploring Wolfberg makes for an excellent day hike, although the route is rather tough. Go with a backpack for the weekend...

Championing the Chobe National Park Championing the Chobe National Park

The Chobe National Park is the third largest conservation area in Botswana, covering an enormous area of approximately...

Kindred spirits cross a religious divide Kindred spirits cross a religious divide

A unique friendship is developing between Dr Taj Hargey, founder of Cape Town's Open Mosque in Wynberg, and Rabbi Greg...

You You're drinking the wrong milk

You're drinking the wrong milk. Researchers have been making alarming discoveries about dairy products...

48 hours at Victoria Falls 48 hours at Victoria Falls

Travel bloggers, Jeff and Kerryn, from Pass The Map caught their first glimpse of the Victoria Falls out of an airplane window...

Saddle Up! Saddle Up!

With its rolling grasslands and well-trodden game paths, Mlilwane is ideal for horse-based exploration. Known for their well...

North to West Cape flower spectacular North to West Cape flower spectacular

Earlier this month I posted about my adventure in the Northern Cape to see the annual floral display mother nature puts...

Northern Cape flower spectacular Northern Cape flower spectacular

I’ve been dreaming about seeing the West Coast and Northern Cape flowers for years! Growing up in Jozi’s concrete wonderland...

South Africa’s best picnic spots South Africa’s best picnic spots

Enjoy the sounds and sightings at this rustic picnic spot while your picnic fire blazes, then wander off to the lookout deck...

At 50, how relevant is the Krugerrand? At 50, how relevant is the Krugerrand?

It’s survived apartheid, the shifting fortunes of gold, and still features strongly in our collective psyches ...

Room to roam Room to roam

The ‘elephant problem’ in some protected areas is controversial, but numbers are no longer the focus of elephant management...

Mapstone, Benson master Waterberg race Mapstone, Benson master Waterberg race

Rory Mapstone and Rex Benson won their second stage on the trot to take overall honours in the men's section of the three-day Lib

How to save South Africa How to save South Africa

Moeletsi Mbeki says we need to take dramatic action to avoid social and political chaos. His new book postulates four possible...

Why South Africa should resist the power of Big Sugar Why South Africa should resist the power of Big Sugar

The proposed tax on sweetened drinks will help improve public health despite overwrought opposition from industry...

Jump City Challenge Jump City Challenge

The rugged coastline of the Dolphin Trail is all about nature’s energy – and your own! This luxury hike offers a unique Tsitsikamm

Finding peace in Madagascar Finding peace in Madagascar

Situated 400km off the coast of East Africa, Madagascar is roughly two and a half times the size of Great Britain...

Mafunyane 4x4 Adventure - Kruger camping in the wild Mafunyane 4x4 Adventure - Kruger camping in the wild

Enjoy the sounds and sightings at this rustic picnic spot while your picnic fire blazes, then wander off to the lookout deck...

Team breathes new life into Luambe National Park Team breathes new life into Luambe National Park

After many years of being in the shadows, the remote Luambe National Park in Zambia’s wonderful Luangwa Valley is about...

Brexit. Through the looking glass Brexit. Through the looking glass

There is no question about it: The UK's response to the Brexit vote amounts to the most confusing event in British history...

The challenges of single parenting and finances The challenges of single parenting and finances

Alfred Ramosedi, African Bank Group Executive: says that with good budgeting and discipline, single parents can come out...

Fishing Kosi Bay, Kwazulu Natal - A Fisherman Fishing Kosi Bay, Kwazulu Natal - A Fisherman's Paradise

Fishing at Kosi Bay, Kosi Lakes, Kosi Mouth, Banga Neck, Dog Point, Black Rock and Rocktail Bay is on any fisherman's bucket list.

Zululand Uni lavishes cash on luxury homes for execs Zululand Uni lavishes cash on luxury homes for execs

AS UNIVERSITIES ACROSS THE country face an uncertain future amid student revolts over fees and diminishing grants...

How to fix South Africa How to fix South Africa

Leaders are talking about how to repair what Jacob Zuma has broken. But while change must come, we dare not turn a blind eye ...

The Cross Cape Cycle Route - A Journey through the Senses The Cross Cape Cycle Route - A Journey through the Senses

When you embark on the Cross Cape cycle route, you’re opening yourself up to a multitude of invigorating and unique experiences...

Operation Feral Cats Operation Feral Cats

Cradlestone Mall supports reducing and controlling the number of free – roaming abandoned, feral cats through humane capture...

Paragliding Safety Tips for a Beginner Paragliding Safety Tips for a Beginner

Despite being immensely exhilarating paragliding is comparatively safe than other air sports, however, it’s always pragmatic to

Corked or creamy: should you invest in wine? Corked or creamy: should you invest in wine?

If local wines are fetching top prices at auction, does it follow that wine makes a good investment? Sceptics and believers ...

Diepsloot girls play at the national chess championship Diepsloot girls play at the national chess championship

Montecasino has been sponsoring the Tsogo Sun Moves for Life programme in Diepsloot for three years in five primary schools...

One on one with … Sipho Pityana One on one with … Sipho Pityana

AngloGold Ashanti Chairman and ANC stalwart Sipho Pityana needs no introduction. As convenor of the Save South Africa campaign ...

Exclusive interview with the Springbok Nude Girls Exclusive interview with the Springbok Nude Girls

Exclusive interview with 'The Springbok Nude Girls' about it's sound and future ventures - support act for the Pixies SA Tour 2017

ShowMe South Africa Interviews ShowMe South Africa Interviews 'The Sweet Resistance'.

Exclusive interview with 'The Sweetest Resistance' about it's sound and future ventures - support act for the Pixies SA Tour 2017.

ShowMe South Africa Interviews Prime Circle! ShowMe South Africa Interviews Prime Circle!

Exclusive interview with Ross Learmonth about the band, it's sound and future ventures - support act for the Pixies SA Tour 2017..

ABZ is not The Way ABZ is not The Way

SA must tread softly to avoid repeating the mistakes of the Mbeki/Zuma presidential succession...

Affordable solutions for losing your car keys Affordable solutions for losing your car keys

There are many of us that are savvy enough to have a spare key handy, but what if you are away on holiday and the spare keys are..

South Africa South Africa's Improving Global Competetiveness

Global Competitiveness is an important issue – it is a measure of how the World Economic Forum positions a country in terms of ...

How coffee affects your body How coffee affects your body

The most commonly used mood-altering drug in the world is caffeine, but how does it affect your body...

Is your pet heading towards obesity? Is your pet heading towards obesity?

Pet obesity is serious issue because it can be extremely disabling and causes unnecessary suffering. It is also a preventable...

Eliminating Antibiotics from your lifestyle Eliminating Antibiotics from your lifestyle

Antibiotics have been overly-prescribed and in most cases they can be very toxic. Various inexpensive natural methods can be...

Join the Drive to Mobilise Surplus Coins for Charity Join the Drive to Mobilise Surplus Coins for Charity

In South Africa alone the coins, lying dormant in thousands/millions of containers in homes across the country, are worth ...

Positively discipline your children Positively discipline your children

Change from negative discipline to a more positive approach that can be used to encourage your child towards a positive mindset...

The benefits of drinking lemon water in the morning The benefits of drinking lemon water in the morning

Begin your day by refreshing and rehydrating your body, which in turn will keep your skin healthy and rid your body of toxins...

The Photoshop effect on teen self-esteem The Photoshop effect on teen self-esteem

Advances in technology and the rise of mass media has many teens struggling with the acceptance of their less than perfect...

Investing offshore: the case for emerging markets Investing offshore: the case for emerging markets

The rise of emerging markets has transformed the global economy. It has also significantly affected the way investors have ...

Ford Unveils the Ultimate New Ranger Ford Unveils the Ultimate New Ranger

Wildtrak Ready to Take on the World with Bold Design, Smart Technology...

High ranking for the Mazda MX-5 High ranking for the Mazda MX-5

Mazda MX-5 on the Highest – Ranked Nameplates and Models list by JD Power...

Positive and negative effects that food can have on your skin Positive and negative effects that food can have on your skin

Certain foods can have a detrimental or beneficial affect on your skin - by modifying your diet you can modify the signs of ageing

Green spaces positively affect mental health Green spaces positively affect mental health

Living in or near a green space improves mental health, according to A study published in the journal of Environmental Science...

Positive ways to deal with peer pressure Positive ways to deal with peer pressure

Handling your friends in a positive and effective manner could save you from peer rejection and further unnecessary turmoil...

First aid for snakebite First aid for snakebite

Snake bites. Two words with the ability to destroy pretty much any experience in the bush. And let’s be honest, as much as we’d...

Parufi Border Camp Kruger National Park - Northern Highlight Parufi Border Camp Kruger National Park - Northern Highlight

Revel in an exclusive retreat at the new Pafuri Border Camp...

6 ways to ‘do’ the Kruger National Park 6 ways to ‘do’ the Kruger National Park

There are many different ways to experience and enjoy South Africa’s world-famous safari destination, the Kruger National Park...

Orange River, Groot Melkboom Orange River, Groot Melkboom

If you'd enjoy spending a night or two along the Orange River banks, you'd probably be interested in the Namaqua 4x4 Eco-trail...

The ultimate Overberg motorbike route: Cape Town to Mossel Bay The ultimate Overberg motorbike route: Cape Town to Mossel Bay

Chris Davies and Tyson Jopson did that on this spectacular motorbike route through the Overberg, in search of the best dirt...

No strings attached: why the wealthy are renting No strings attached: why the wealthy are renting

In this access-and-experience-over-ownership generation, there are more start-ups servicing the rental rather than ownership ...

Hiking the Magaliesburg Hiking the Magaliesburg

The Magaliesberg, which is right here on our doorstep is the ideal hiking destination - obviously one's main concern when...

SA SA's impending social grant meltdown

The company that distributes millions of state social security grants, has not only the governmment but all South Africa...

Anti-ageing breakthrough - Rooibos Anti-ageing breakthrough - Rooibos

South African wonder herb, Rooibos, is sure to turn the anti-ageing revolution on its head following a new round of research ...

The river runs wild in Selous Game Reserve Tanzania The river runs wild in Selous Game Reserve Tanzania

Boat safaris are a must when you visit the Selous Game Reserve in Tanzania...

Learn how to do star trail photography like a pro Learn how to do star trail photography like a pro

I think when it comes to landscape photography, night photography is by far my favorite. Finding yourself surrounded by nature...

Cederberg Sojourn - New cottages at Algeria Cederberg Sojourn - New cottages at Algeria

CapeNature’s new cottages at Algeria unlock the rugged beauty of this wilderness area for non-campers...

Up the Elephant Coast – the perfect bush and beach break Up the Elephant Coast – the perfect bush and beach break

Of course, everyone who thinks of travelling to South Africa wants to visit the world famous Kruger National Park and Cape Town...

Getaway’s favourite winter recipes Getaway’s favourite winter recipes

The best way to get through winter is by cooking delicious, warming recipes and eating them by the fire...

An ear-piece that lets you speak any language An ear-piece that lets you speak any language

An ear-piece that lets you speak any language...

Enjoy Loftus Versfeld Rugby Test Matches Live Enjoy Loftus Versfeld Rugby Test Matches Live

Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria is one of the most difficult places for opposition teams to take on the Boks and watching it...

11 vegan and vegetarian restaurants in Cape Town 11 vegan and vegetarian restaurants in Cape Town

We went looking for some of the best vegan and vegetarian restaurants in Cape Town, and we found some great eateries – whether...

How to react when a lion is licking your tent How to react when a lion is licking your tent

This jaw-dropping video was first posted on the Kgalagadi Sightings Facebook page, by someone who doesn’t know...

Best tips from father to son Best tips from father to son

Your son will appreciate your sound advice and counsel, especially with these sensible guidelines on becoming a great man...

Meeting at Crook Meeting at Crook's Corner, Limpopo Province, South Africa

Crook's Corner is in a national park situated in the Limpopo Province, a great place for historians, bird watchers and adventures.

The Jock Trail from Graskop The Jock Trail from Graskop

As you travel through the Mpumalanga, you may have various Jock of the Bushveld experiences. You'll come across statues, memorials

Cape Town to Pretoria with Rovos Rail Cape Town to Pretoria with Rovos Rail

Travelling on the Rovos Rail means you'll enjoy fine foods and wines, not to mention sleeping compartments fit for royalty...

Friends, Romans etc, print me your ear Friends, Romans etc, print me your ear

Animal rights movement's worries about the burgeoning field of medical practice that involves introducing human cells...

Rome to the Amalfi Coast by train Rome to the Amalfi Coast by train

Italy was an afterthought. It may have been a brilliant afterthought, but still, it was never in the plans. But with two weeks...

Ignore the good news at our peril Ignore the good news at our peril

No other country with such a young median age has as much wealth as SA. None ...

Lambert’s Bay Bird Island Nature Reserve Lambert’s Bay Bird Island Nature Reserve

Out of the six sites world-wide where Cape gannets breed, Bird Island is the only breeding site that is easily accessed by the...

Touring, Cairo to Cape Town - Carocap Touring, Cairo to Cape Town - Carocap

What started out as a marketing opportunity, supplying his bikes to a madcap adventure down Africa as a test of their durability

Jansen prophesies academic ruination Jansen prophesies academic ruination

In his address to the Franschoek Literary festival in May, Jonathan Jansen quipped that his work as Vice-Chancellor...

The Botswana safari destination you didn’t know existed The Botswana safari destination you didn’t know existed

Popular tourist destinations in Botswana are only a small piece of what the country has to offer. Botswana is home to a treasure

The Southern African transfrontier parks The Southern African transfrontier parks

In 2002 the Greater Limpopo Transfrontier Park was founded and the process of dropping the fence between the Mozambique and...

In photos: walking trails to make you fall in love with Kruger In photos: walking trails to make you fall in love with Kruger

Did you know only six percent of the Kruger National Park is accessible to visitors via the main public roads?...

Stay at a traditional Limpopo village Stay at a traditional Limpopo village

Few come close to the Vhembe District of the Limpopo province, which is a real pity because this area is filled with culture...

Driving Green Driving Green

It's not that long since there weren’t five electric cars to choose from – and certainly not five genuinely decent models ...

Everything you need to know about European rail pass reservation fees Everything you need to know about European rail pass reservation fees

At first, the instructions on your European rail pass seem too good to be true. Validate the pass on the day of your first trip...

In photos: Baviaanskloof’s Leopard Trail In photos: Baviaanskloof’s Leopard Trail

We’ve heard of the Otter Trail and the Fish River Canyon hike – and now there’s the Leopard Trail, which has only just opened...

The Maasai guard over the lions of East Africa The Maasai guard over the lions of East Africa

New surveys and estimates suggest that the lion has disappeared from about 80% of its African range – even more alarming...

Animal Frankenscience Animal Frankenscience

Apart from being cruel, experiments on living creatures are a pretty crude research tool...

SA credit downgrade – braced for impact SA credit downgrade – braced for impact

On 4 December 2015, the international credit rating agency Standard & Poor’s (S&P) revised SA’s credit outlook to negative ...

Getting the perfect focus in your wildlife photographs Getting the perfect focus in your wildlife photographs

We have recently shared with you a few blogs from the legendary Will Burrard-Lucas, covering a number of tips and tricks...

Coastal Cracker- one of SA Coastal Cracker- one of SA's best cycle routes

Each year, fires aside, we rush through Hout Bay, Llandudno and Camps Bay to the finish of the Cape Town Cycle Tour, focused...

Ntsikeni Nature Reserve – a little-known gem Ntsikeni Nature Reserve – a little-known gem

Nestled amongst the mountains in the foothills of the Drakensberg lies Ntsikeni Nature Reserve – an area of unique natural...

Fond memories of a charming rogue Fond memories of a charming rogue

KENNETH BISOGNO, 50-SOMETHING son of the late adventurer and gems dealer Ernesto Bisogno, whose swashbuckling escapades in the opa

Truth, Justice and the South African Way Truth, Justice and the South African Way

A few weeks ago, TV Personality and political analyst Justice Malala was on his way to visit his mother in Hammanskraal in ...

A beginner’s guide to trekking with gorillas in Rwanda A beginner’s guide to trekking with gorillas in Rwanda

Many travellers have been inspired to adventure into Africa by the renowned movie, Gorillas in the Mist, showcasing...

Antiques of the Overberg: 23 spots for bargain-hunters Antiques of the Overberg: 23 spots for bargain-hunters

I set off to find antiques and great deals in the Overberg, and discovered the only thing I didn’t bargain for is how many...

Camels, nomads and an oasis in Ennedi Camels, nomads and an oasis in Ennedi

Head 900km north-east of Chad’s capital, N’Djamena, and you’ll discover the wondrous Ennedi Plateau...

The best Swazi game reserves you haven’t heard of (or don’t know enough about) The best Swazi game reserves you haven’t heard of (or don’t know enough about)

When you find out that Swaziland is the smallest country in Africa you probably wonder what on earth you could find to do there...

Unsung Hero - hobby park for cyclists, Krugersdorp Unsung Hero - hobby park for cyclists, Krugersdorp

The good folk from Hero Adventure have taken their experience to another venue - at the Hobby Park just off Robert Broom drive...

Money - or the bag? The new caddie is in a lucrative career. Money - or the bag? The new caddie is in a lucrative career.

Long gone are the days when the caddie's job was simply to carry your golf bag Now they are very much part of the team...

Your top 12 off-the-grid destinations across South Africa Your top 12 off-the-grid destinations across South Africa

Here are the results: 12 wonderfully remote South African havens. 12 remote camps and cottages around South Africa..

Amazing Grace - mountain bike facility in Gauteng Amazing Grace - mountain bike facility in Gauteng

Mount Grace Country House's spiffy new mountain-biking facility is a great offering for its guests, as well as riders from all...

Serenity in the Highlands - Highland Gate Golf Course Serenity in the Highlands - Highland Gate Golf Course

It may have taken many obstacle-filled years to complete, but since Highland Gate finally opened its doors, it has proven...

Roses among the thorns: a guide to Bloemfontein Roses among the thorns: a guide to Bloemfontein

We sent Justus Visagie on a near-impossible mission: find the roses among the thorns in Bloemfontein, the Free State’s bristly...

10 of the best wildlife photographs of the year 10 of the best wildlife photographs of the year

The Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, awarded by London’s Natural History Museum, is one of the most prestigious...

Cradle Cruising - a great place to ride your bike Cradle Cruising - a great place to ride your bike

Probably the most popular training route for road cyclists in Johannesburg (and even Pretoria) is the Cradle of Humankind world...

Brutal Ballybunion Brutal Ballybunion

Johann Naude recently travelled to Ireland to take on the (in)famous Ballybunlon...

A guide to Mozambique’s marvellous Machangulo A guide to Mozambique’s marvellous Machangulo

Just one flight, one hour away from OR Tambo, is Maputo, Mozambique. And only a 90-minute boat ride from the bustling city...

5 fatal photo errors (and how to avoid them) 5 fatal photo errors (and how to avoid them)

Tips to improve your photography, Skew horizon lines, Unfocused eyes, Poor compositions, Boring perspectives...

Going places - South Africa Going places - South Africa's tenor

Young South African tenor, Levy Sekgapane, has German opera audiences on their feet, cheering. The London Financial Times...

Anchors Away Anchors Away

Next month, the new rule prohibiting the anchoring of putters comes into effect. Here's what you need to know about it...

African farmers think honey fences are the bee’s knees African farmers think honey fences are the bee’s knees

In today’s high-tech world, it’s often the simplest solutions that turn out to be best – and an innovative project using...

Roses among the thorns: a guide to Bloemfontein Roses among the thorns: a guide to Bloemfontein

We sent Justus Visagie on a near-impossible mission: find the roses among the thorns in Bloemfontein, the Free State’s bristly...

Billionaire Toys Billionaire Toys

Video. From luxury yachts to private jets, we take a look at the toys of the ridiculously wealthy.

Low Sperm Count Low Sperm Count

Having trouble conceiving a child? The problem may lie with you and not your partner...

In review: Garmin 920XT In review: Garmin 920XT

Last year Garmin launched the most advanced and, as far as I see it, the best triathlon / multi-sport watch; the Forerunner...

How to see the best of Botswana in ten days How to see the best of Botswana in ten days

Melanie van Zyl packs a family into a 4×4 camper for a 3000-kilometre trip to see the best of Botswana in 10 adventure-charged...

A very special pangolin rescue A very special pangolin rescue

This is not just another pangolin rescue story. This is a story of compassion and hope, a story of trans-boundary teamwork...

Travelling to Spain Travelling to Spain's La Rabida: the birth place of the Americas

In Spain's spectacular city Seville, it seemed that every person we talked to was proud of Christopher Columbus...

Ghetto Superstars Ghetto Superstars

Kgomotso Moncho-Maripane hangs out with Umlazi s finest - kwaito heavyweights Big Nuz...

Growing a genius Growing a genius

Unlock your child's natural talents by engaging with the world. Life is busy and getting busier. We're constantly bombarded...

Behind the scenes: photographing gorillas in Rwanda Behind the scenes: photographing gorillas in Rwanda

I’ve learnt through prior experience to never read one of Darrel Bristow-Bovey’s Getaway columns in public spaces...

In review: Jeep Grand Cherokee STR8 In review: Jeep Grand Cherokee STR8

Behold Jeep's latest offering: the Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT, which is said to be the most powerful and technologically advanced...

Ancestral Voices - Heritage in South Africa Ancestral Voices - Heritage in South Africa's Parks

Discover a different world on your next visit to the parks. Uncover the mysterious past through rock art and tumbling ruins.

Die pad na vrede Die pad na vrede

Die skokbesef van 'n seun se gay-orientasie kan die diepste wroeging by ouers ontketen. Tog loop ditsoms op 'n wonderwork uit...

The roast with the most The roast with the most

Whether you prefer pork, chicken, duck, fillet or fillet vegan, make sure your dish is the star player on your table...

Volatile markets: our perspective on recent falls in equity Volatile markets: our perspective on recent falls in equity

Equity markets across the world have seen sharp falls, particularly over the past month. At the time of writing, in the UK and ...

Guide to Citrusdal Guide to Citrusdal

Citrusdal is a thriving farming district by trade but has been dragged kicking and screaming into tourism. It’s well worth the...

The secret Rhodes The secret Rhodes

'I leave all my worldly goods in trust for the establishment, promotion and development of a Secret Society, the true aim...

5 different ways to experience Africa on safari 5 different ways to experience Africa on safari

The picture that usually springs to mind of an African safari is the quintessential game vehicle roaming across sweeping plains...

Rosemary Hill Bike Park, Pretoria Rosemary Hill Bike Park, Pretoria

Famed for its regular night races, Rosemary Hill bike park in Pretoria East has long been on my to do list...

London loves SA art London loves SA art

London is now the place to sell South African art‚ with R1bn sold in the last nine years‚ according to UK art auctioneers Bonhams.

How PR can help small businesses grow How PR can help small businesses grow

How PR can help small businesses grow. Make use of this cost-effective tool...

The termite queen – a story of survival The termite queen – a story of survival

While out repairing roads, our ranger team came across some fresh digging in a termite mound, which we assumed to be the work...

Northern Exposure - Ride here Northern Exposure - Ride here

Northern Farm Nature Reserve, bordering Lanseria and Diepsloot, has long been a mainstay of Gauteng mountain biking - at least...

Woef, die Boef! Woef, die Boef!

Dis traumaties as n hond sy tande in jou vleis insink, maar kry jy op die koop toe klem-in-die kaak, is dit 'n nagmerrie...

6 reasons why you should go to Hell’s Gate National Park 6 reasons why you should go to Hell’s Gate National Park

Located in Naivasha in Kenya, Hell’s Gate National Park is home to a variety of wildlife, flora and over 100 species of birds...

Die Krag van woorde Die Krag van woorde

Elkeen wat lief is vir lees sal 'n boek kan uitsonder wat soos 'n lig in 'n donker straat skyn. Ons het 'n paar bekendes gevra...

Show your staff you care Show your staff you care

How to show your staff that you value them as much as you value your customers...

San, sand and sundry animals, West Coast mountain bike trail San, sand and sundry animals, West Coast mountain bike trail

The Cape West Coast is better known for fishing villages, unspoiled beauty and its hospitable people, but the mountain-bike...

Festival of lights Festival of lights

Diwali, or 'Festival of lights' is an Ancient Annual Hindu Festival celebrated in the Northern hemisphere Autumn. This year...

When in Vereeniging When in Vereeniging

Over the decades, the Vaal Dam, which was built during the Great Depression some 77 years ago, has ebbed and flowed...

The Rising Phoenix The Rising Phoenix

There is a lot more to Bryanston Country Club than its upmarket address and it's easy to see why this club has long been worthy...

Barn Storming Barn Storming

The endless ramps, drops and brms will keep you on your toes and ensure you burn enough calories...

Newmark to open a new hotel in downtown Jo’burg Newmark to open a new hotel in downtown Jo’burg

Newmark Hotels, Reserves & Lodges has been awarded the contract for the hotel that forms part of the 15-storey Hallmark House...

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10 ways to use paint this weekend 10 ways to use paint this weekend

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Baby swimming lessons Baby swimming lessons

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Rats sniff out 13,274 landmines in Mozambique Rats sniff out 13,274 landmines in Mozambique

Rats sniff out 13,274 landmines in Mozambique. Minister Oldemiro Júlio Margues Baloi Minister of Foreign Affairs, will declare...

The future hates your wallet The future hates your wallet

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Golf greatest myths Golf greatest myths

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Listen up - local device taking hearing tests to the masses Listen up - local device taking hearing tests to the masses

Hearing loss is more common than you might think. An innovative, locally developed device is taking hearing tests to the masses...

4 reasons to safari in Kafue National Park 4 reasons to safari in Kafue National Park

The Kafue National Park is so often overlooked, but tourists are finally starting to see what all the fuss is about. And...

Cape mountain trail set to become one of world’s top hikes Cape mountain trail set to become one of world’s top hikes

Two mountain trailblazers, Galeo Saintz and Ivan Groenhof, together with a dedicated team of guides and advisors, have been...

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On St Helena, one of Earth’s most isolated inhabited islands, jaw-dropping landscapes, fascinating natural history...

The Spectacular Sani Pass Drive The Spectacular Sani Pass Drive

Sani Pass becomes busier than Durban's city morning traffic when it snows on the Drakensberg or in Lesotho...

4x4ing in the Baviaanskloof 4x4ing in the Baviaanskloof

Once a farming hub, the Baviaanskloof is now slowly being transformed into a space where wildlife and man live in harmony...

A grand entrance A grand entrance

The use of bold colour and a striking wallpaper energised a previously uninspiring entrance...

How to book campsites at Botswana’s national parks How to book campsites at Botswana’s national parks

It can be tricky to book public campsites in Botswana’s national parks and reserves. Some campsites are run by private...

The one thing you’re doing wrong with panoramas The one thing you’re doing wrong with panoramas

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Bandit, the dog that protects rhinos and elephants Bandit, the dog that protects rhinos and elephants

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All the king’s men… and women: a surprising sojourn in Swaziland All the king’s men… and women: a surprising sojourn in Swaziland

Vuyi Qubeka goes to Swaziland expecting poverty and boiling resentment for its king. But what she finds is something...

Hike to Roland Hike to Roland's cave in the Drakensberg

If you're in the mood for a challenging hike and sleepover - you'll enjoy the lesser-known gem, known as Roland's Cave...

Despoiling suggestions for a spoiled child Despoiling suggestions for a spoiled child

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Kloofing the Kamikaze Canyon Kloofing the Kamikaze Canyon

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Wigwam holiday in Paternoster Wigwam holiday in Paternoster

Unique accommodation in Paternoster, wigwam style, another little gem that is well worth investigating. Ever heard of glamping?

The new app for identifying animal tracks The new app for identifying animal tracks

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Inhalation of essential oils - the emotional and psychological benefits Inhalation of essential oils - the emotional and psychological benefits

Most of us think we make rational decisions, but the truth is that our subconscious minds are driven by our emotions...

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Spend spring at the Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens Spend spring at the Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens

R35 gets you into the Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens, one of South Africa’s 10 national constant gardens...

The education vs experience debate The education vs experience debate

Does experience make up for the lack of a qualification, or does a qualification provide something that experience can't?...

The best South African film festivals you’ve never heard of The best South African film festivals you’ve never heard of

Love a good movie, but tired of the same old Hollywood films? (Anyone sat through San Andreas recently? Oh. My. Word.)...

10 train journeys to dream about 10 train journeys to dream about

There’s nothing quite like travelling by train, listening to the rhythmic rumble as the wheels clack over the tracks and the...

Wat Sakeslimmes Reg doen Wat Sakeslimmes Reg doen

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Transracial adoptive parents subjected to torrents of criticism. The transracial adoptions group is large, with over 6,000...

Mapping the freshwater fish of southern and eastern Africa Mapping the freshwater fish of southern and eastern Africa

What is going on beneath the surface of African waters? Relatively little is known about the distribution of freshwater fish...

3 Steps to getting it right with Facebook marketing 3 Steps to getting it right with Facebook marketing

When it comes to branding, social media is giving smaller businesses the chance to compete with the big guys...

Braai day, the vegan way Braai day, the vegan way

We all want to be able to celebrate heritage day, no matter what our foodie preference. And braais are by no means for meat...

The colours of Thailand The colours of Thailand

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