South Africa in a NutShell

South Africa is diverse country at the tip Africa- the world’s second largest and most populous continent. Bordered by Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Swaziland, and with a population of around 48 million, South Africa is truly part of the African continent, and eleven official languages are recognised in our Constitution.

With a long coastline that stretches more than 2,500 kilometres across two oceans, and a climate that ranges from desert to subtropical, South Africa is truly a unique place to visit.

The country has emerged from a turbulent past, and since the first democratic elections in 1994, unity is sought through diversity in a place where all people are now equal.

Emergency numbers
The South African Police can be reached at any time on 10 111.

South Africa’s time is GMT + 2.

Getting there
South Africa is serviced by many of the world’s major airlines with direct flights to Europe, America and the Middle East on a daily basis. South Africa’s three main gateway airports are:

Oliver Tambo International Airport previously known as Johannesburg International Airport
Cape Town International Airport
Durban International Airport

What’s Happening in South Africa

Aquila and Inverdoorn Safari

By |March 13th, 2018|Categories: All|

If you're looking for a safari near Cape Town, you might choose for a 1 or 2-day safari at Aquila or Inverdoorn. But what exactly is the difference between those two? In this article, I

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Kids along the Garden Route

By |March 5th, 2018|Categories: All|

You may have thought that travelling through the Garden Route would not be suitable for your children.  Well, not exactly. Along the Garden Route, there are plenty of places to visit with your children. In

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Kids in the Cape Winelands

By |February 27th, 2018|Categories: All|

Popular activities for kids in the Winelands are strawberry picking and grape juice tastings. But these are just a few examples of what children can do in this stunning region. Who knew that there are

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Interested in our Safaris?

3 Day Sanbona Safari


Safari Description Animals that roamed the area freely living amongst the San for centuries have been reintroduced to

2 Day Sanbona Safari


Safari Description Animals that roamed the area freely living amongst the San but were eradicated are being reintroduced.

Interested in our Tours?

9 Day Garden Route, Karoo and Addo Wonders (CT to CT)

Tour Description From Cape Town through the Klein Karoo to Addo and back again along the coastline, enjoying

The Blue Train

Tour Description With accolades year after year such as Africa’s Leading Luxury Train & the World’s Leading Luxury