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Get a taste of the Karoo

An anti-fracking exhibition is a good time to take in the texture, sounds and colours of this magical place.

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Get a taste of life as a Randlord

Gold Reef City has got the fun and games down pat, but the history lesson’s a real clincher, says Kevin Ritchie.

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Salty old dogs, new wave riders

In the surfers’ lexicon, J-Bay is where it all began. Liz Clarke discovers that it still retains its rough-around-the edges vibe.

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A world apart in Krugersdorp
February 9 2015 at 12:34

Kevin Ritchie visits Tsogo Sun’s Silverstar casino.

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Awe-inspiring ‘Roof of Africa’
February 9 2015 at 16:13

Zig-zagging through the clouds to the top of Sani Pass

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Making jumbo dreams real
February 6 2015 at 13:05

Hands-on elephant interactions include rides and dips with them.

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Tourism bonanza for city
February 6 2015 at 10:45

Big international marketing campaigns are paying off, with the city boasting record tourism figures.

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Gallery: Much more than surf
February 5 2015 at 13:21

Cape St Francis is a tranquil place surrounded by nature and Ocean. What could be more idyllic, writes Liz Clarke.

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Bling on the square
February 5 2015 at 09:06

Indulge in the charm of the DaVinci with Sandton City’s shopping mecca on your doorstep, writes Arja Salafranca.

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Mountain eyrie set to impress
February 4 2015 at 12:10

The Drakensberg Sun Resort has been refurbished. Michael Taylor went to have a look – and left impressed

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Where to watch sea sunrise and set
February 3 2015 at 11:11

Bon Hotel’s Shelley Point in St Helena Bay provided a wonderful port of call on a West Coast road trip.

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The journey to hell and back
February 2 2015 at 18:27

Remote, but far from desolate, don’t let the treacherous road put you off discovering the treasures beyond the Swartberg mountains. (Gallery)

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Foreign and familiar
February 2 2015 at 13:03

Jennie Reznek believes in travelling light and in ceasing to plan once the journey begins.

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