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What to see and do in Johannesburg – a guide to notable attractions and activities

Johannesburg’s attractions are more ample and varied than many realize, with all sorts of attractions dotted around the city.  World class wildlife roams in the national parks and zoos while the country’s rich history is constantly apparent in the many notable landmarks and museums.  Shoppers will delight in the diverse retail opportunities while outdoorsmen will have a ball at the various extreme sports venues.

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Where to stay in Johannesburg – the best places to rest your head

A sprawling metropolis, there are simply hundreds of places to stay, be it for the traveling businessman on the company card or a backpacking student on a strict budget. Divided into districts, the city is a little easier to navigate, with each neighborhood boasting its own character, charm and atmosphere.

Top 10 outdoor things to do in Cape Town

With abundant natural beauty under regular blue skies, it’s hard to spend time indoors in the ‘Mother City’. Swim with penguins, try surfing or relax at a wine farm - outdoor Cape Town has so much to offer.

Top 10 safari and wildlife destinations in the world

Lions in Africa’s savannah, penguins in Argentina and India’s protected tiger reserves are some of the world’s best nature holidays. Book a hotel with this guide to the top 10 safari and wildlife destinations in the world.

A South Africa travel guide – outdoor adventures at the heart of the rainbow nation

Climb sandstone mountains, track big predators and observe witch doctors preparing healing potions. Take an open mind on your holiday in South Africa and you’ll experience the real African spirit.

A Cape Town travel guide – colonial architecture, botanical gems and outdoor activities

With two oceans, one flat-top mountain and unique wildflowers, a Cape Town city break is rich in striking landscapes. But imposing architecture and a full cultural calendar means there’s also a world of manmade attractions to discover. Book a Cape Town hotel to find it all on your doorstep.

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