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1509, 2017

Why book multiple day tours with African Blue Tours?

September 15th, 2017|Categories: All|Comments Off on Why book multiple day tours with African Blue Tours?

With Cape Town offering so much variety to be experienced on any visit, we have compiled a few reasons why we feel you should consider booking multiple day tours with African Blue Tours. In Cape

404, 2017

What to bring on Safari?

April 4th, 2017|Categories: All, Wildlife, Good to know|Tags: , , |Comments Off on What to bring on Safari?

It’s happening! After all this time you will finally go on a Safari: Game Drives, the Big Five and maybe even a Safari Walk are on the top of your list, but ... what do

404, 2017

African Penguins

April 4th, 2017|Categories: All, Wildlife|Tags: , , |Comments Off on African Penguins

Penguins are normally seen surrounded by snow, ice and cold conditions. But there is one species however, that likes the sun just as much as we do. While most penguins are huddling up to stay

802, 2017

The Addo Elephant Park

February 8th, 2017|Categories: All, Wildlife|Tags: , |Comments Off on The Addo Elephant Park

The Addo Elephant Park is one of the most popular attractions in South Africa and home to the Big 5. The Addo Elephant National Park was established in 1931 and is located in the Eastern

302, 2017

Water Shortage in South Africa

February 3rd, 2017|Categories: All, Good to know|Tags: , |Comments Off on Water Shortage in South Africa

South Africa is suffering from a water shortage. Since January 2016 the City of Cape Town has declared water restrictions. These affect institutes, residents but also tourists. The rainfall per m² in SA is between

209, 2016

Travelling with children from or to South Africa ?

September 2nd, 2016|Categories: All, Family|Comments Off on Travelling with children from or to South Africa ?

An unfortunate daily occurrence at airports around the world are families that are destined for a South African holiday being denied for not having the correct documentation for their children, which ends in heartache for

807, 2016

Johannesburg Restaurant Winter Specials 2016

July 8th, 2016|Categories: All, Food|Comments Off on Johannesburg Restaurant Winter Specials 2016

Whether it is at a restaurant that’s always been on your radar or at an upscale eatery that’s normally out of your budget, you can satisfy your curiosity and your cravings while heating yourself up

807, 2016

Durban Restaurant Winter Specials 2016

July 8th, 2016|Categories: All, Food|Comments Off on Durban Restaurant Winter Specials 2016

Here we will feature our favourite Durban Restaurant Specials from sushi to burgers and set menus at fine-dining establishments. Whether you are taking your partner out on a date night or looking for happy hour promotions

807, 2016

Cape Town Restaurant Winter Specials 2016

July 8th, 2016|Categories: All, Food|Comments Off on Cape Town Restaurant Winter Specials 2016

For those lamenting the departure of summer, with its splendour of chilled cocktails, ice cream sundaes and festive fruit salads, we’ve got some comfort to offer. We’ve gone in search of great winter specials that

2006, 2016

Whale Season 2016

June 20th, 2016|Categories: All, Wildlife|Comments Off on Whale Season 2016

 Whale Season 2016: June - November Every year there are a few special moments, when some of life’s wonderments are more evident than before. These special moments, capture and mystify one’s heart, by illuminating just partial

1404, 2013

The Kruger National Park

April 14th, 2013|Categories: All, Wildlife, Hotspots|Comments Off on The Kruger National Park

The most famous game viewing area in South Africa is the world-renowned Kruger National Park, in Mpumalanga. At about 350km long, and on average, 60km wide – makes it about the same size as Wales.

1905, 2013

Full Day Winelands Tour

May 19th, 2013|Categories: All, Wine|Comments Off on Full Day Winelands Tour

On Friday I was lucky enough to visit the Winelands for the first time.    I accompanied some guests and clients from The Bay Atlantic Guest House on a private Full Day Winelands Tour and really

1504, 2015

Mandela’s connection with the Mother City

April 15th, 2015|Categories: All, Good to know|Comments Off on Mandela’s connection with the Mother City

Nelson Mandela is my hero and I love, respect and admire him dearly! As South Africans, we ALL owe our freedom to his compassion, vision and sense of humanity. Mr Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela worked tirelessly

1804, 2013

Cape Town to Cape Agulhas promises a one-of-a-kind experience

April 18th, 2013|Categories: All, Hotspots|Comments Off on Cape Town to Cape Agulhas promises a one-of-a-kind experience

As a new Capetonian and former East Londoner (that little dorp on the Eastern Cape coast near the newly famed Port Elizabeth), you can imagine how much fun I’m having in theMother City. The number

1504, 2015

It’s Whale Season!

April 15th, 2015|Categories: All, Wildlife, Hotspots|Comments Off on It’s Whale Season!

Well, its been a funny old “winter” so far down in the Cape as it never really got going to be honest. We had perfect summer days with almost summertime heat and I wonder if

1605, 2013

Welcome to Cape Town!

May 16th, 2013|Categories: All, Hotspots|Comments Off on Welcome to Cape Town!

Isn’t Camps Bay beautiful, this little, fancy seaside town just on the other side of our beloved Table Mountain?  Imagine having this view everyday.. from your office! In my humble opinion Camps Bay is best visited

2907, 2014

Tighter Controls for entering Sabi Sands Reserve

July 29th, 2014|Categories: All, Wildlife, Good to know|Comments Off on Tighter Controls for entering Sabi Sands Reserve

Due to the rapid increase in rhino poaching, the Sabi Reserve has implemented an additional control for guests arriving at the Sabi gates. Guests will now need to produce proof of their reservation at any