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#1/19
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5
(4 comments)
Destination: Cape Town
Whether you're an adrenaline junkie or a full-on foodie, Cape Town's got you covered... read more »
#2/19
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5
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Cape Town boasts its own Big Five to rival those of the South African bush. Baboons, dassies, penguins, seals and even Great White sharks can be seen in and around the city boundaries... read more »
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4.5
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Destination: Coffee Bay, South Africa
Trip type: Activity, Beach, Cultural
Whilst travelling through South Africa on the Baz Bus we took a trip to Coffee Bay on the 'Wild Coast' and spent 3 days of fun there, making friends, experiencing culture and taking life as it came...... read more »
#4/19
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5
(1 comment)
Travelling alone in South Africa could not be easier. Using the Baz Bus route for backpackers, I visited Johannesburg, Kruger National Park, Swaziland, Durban, Lesotho and the Drakensburg Mountains... read more »
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Rating:
5
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Destination: Mossel Bay
Trip type: Activity
Lace up a pair of boots for some rewarding walking along South Africa’s beautiful Oystercatcher Trail. Champagne and oysters included...... read more »
#6/19
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4
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Though small, the Panorama area of Mpumalanga is home to some of South Africa's most dramatic scenery, plus great dining and shopping opportunities - and national monument status ... read more »
#7/19
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4
(3 comments)
The Tsitsikamma Park, or "place of many waters", offered us the perfect opportunity to explore the beauties of South Africa's Garden Route, with a two day hike around this marine heritage coastline... read more »
#8/19
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4
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If you are looking for spectacular scenery, an abundance of wildlife, and plenty of outdoor activities, then Mpumalanga is for you. Just look out for the hippos crossing!... read more »
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4
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Destination: Western Cape
The Garden Route is South Africa's classic road trip, following the dramatic Indian Ocean coastline and taking in whales, walks and wine-tasting along the way... read more »
#10/19
Rating:
4
(5 comments)
27 bends and a climb of 1400 metres took us to perhaps the most uniquely located pub we have ever visited; its claim to fame – highest pub in Africa ... read more »
#11/19
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
The Drakensberg Mountains that dominate the landscape of much of the Kwa Zulu Natal region of South Africa are home to examples of San Bushmen cave paintings and are a great place for a hike!... read more »
#12/19
Rating:
4
(2 comments)
Destination: Cape Town
To avoid shopping mistakes in Cape Town, follow my advice and find well designed and unique African souvenirs... read more »
#13/19
Rating:
4
(6 comments)
Destination: Midlands Meander
Trip type: Activity, Shopping, Spa
South Africa’s Natal Midlands region is bursting with unique places to visit and is well worth devoting a couple of days of exploration to... read more »
#14/19
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3.666665
(5 comments)
Setting off on a round trip from Cape Town to the Garden Route, we explored the heartland of South Africa along Cape Route 62, with its vast mountain ranges and pretty historic farming communities... read more »
#15/19
Rating:
3.5
(2 comments)
By: Lyn Eyb
Destination: Johannesburg, Soweto
South Africa is gearing up for the 2010 FIFA World Cup – and there's lots to do in Johannesburg in between matches... read more »
#16/19
Rating:
3
(1 comment)
One of the world’s greatest game reserves, the Kruger offers good value self-drive safaris with numerous side activities to discover the park and its wildlife ... read more »
#17/19
Rating:
3
(2 comments)
The Cape Winelands of South Africa may just be the most enjoyable wine-touring oasis on the planet, with great hotels to stay in and plenty of other activities on offer as well as drinking wine ... read more »
#18/19
Rating:
3
(4 comments)
If Johannesburg is your base, you could do much worse. There's plenty to see, do and experience on the doorstep and further afield. Places to eat, evening entertainment, days out and weekend visits... read more »
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0
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Destination: Dullstroom
The sleepy little fishing village of Dullstroom, near Johannesburg, is the ideal short-break destination. If trout, the great outdoors and fine food are your thing, here's how to make the most of it... read more »
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