What is the best time of year to visit South Africa?

What is the Best Time to Visit South Africa?
The ‘best’ time of year to visit South Africa depends entirely on what you would like to see during your visit. South Africa has a number of activities for travelers to enjoy year round.... read more »

Only in South Africa: Experience The World’s Greatest Safaris, Jazz, and Wine

Tour South Africa in March 2018
South Africa offers unique experiences that can only be found within the country’s borders. Travelers rightfully associate South Africa with safaris. It is one of the most ecologically diverse countries on the planet. Most... read more »

Spring in South Africa: The Best Shopping, Art Galleries, and Food

Spring in South Africa: The Best Shopping, Dining, and Art Galleries
In September the Northern hemisphere prepares for the onset of fall with wooly scarves and cozy coats popping up in stores and ‘pumpkin spice’ appearing in our drinks, pastries, and scented candles. For some... read more »

South Africa’s Return Visitors Can’t Get Enough of the ‘Garden Route’

Plan a Trip to South Africa's Garden Route
Your first trip to South Africa included a safari, a trip to the Apartheid Museum, in addition to shopping and sightseeing in Cape Town and a dozen other sights, restaurants, and activities that... read more »

Inspiring South African Business Women Featured in Essence Festival Durban 2017 Lineup

South Africa's Titan of Business Phuti Mahanyele
The Essence Festival started in 1994 as a one-time event in New Orleans to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Essence magazine. With the tagline of “Where Black Women Come First,” Essence is the only magazine that... read more »

Your Ultimate Winter Getaway: South Africa

Ultimate Winter Getaway: South Africa
During the heat and humidity of the summer months north of the equator, it is often challenging to visualize your winter getaway. It’s so easy to forget that not long after the leaves fall,... read more »

Top 5 Museums in South Africa

The Best Museums in South Africa
South Africa is known for its safaris and abundance of outdoor adventures. Travelers often come to South Africa seeking elephants, lions, giraffes, and even whales. Ziplining, bungee jumping, hiking grand waterfalls, snorkeling and... read more »

South Africa Music Festivals: Let’s Celebrate

Essence Festival Durban 2017, Joy of Jazz Festival 2017
South Africa knows how to have a good time. If the beautiful beaches, once-in-lifetime adventures, and incredible food and wine aren’t enticing enough for you: the country is also home to dozens of music... read more »

Traveling to South Africa: What to Expect

Is South Africa Safe?
Before choosing a vacation destination to an exotic locale, all travelers are guilty of conducting the following search: “Is safe?” Such an open-ended question will always turn up a few less-than-flattering results.... read more »