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Where silence is deafening

Explore the Karoo on foot and slowly savour each new vista, writes Karen Watkins.

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Sharks take plunge for tourism

One of the world's most successful rugby franchises has teamed up with the eThekwini municipality to promote Durban tourism.

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Get your weekends back on right track

Friends of the Rail's train trips are good entertainment for families.

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Park offers a feast for the eyes
October 17 2014 at 12:09

The sight of hundreds of birds hunting termites provides an unforgettable sight on a day out in this splendid West Coast reserve.

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Where the lions climb trees
October 17 2014 at 08:16

Zambia is full of wild surprises, writes Greg Dardagan.

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Gallery: Where the lions climb trees
October 17 2014 at 08:11

The Busanga Plains are in the north-west of the 22 500km2 Kafue National Park.

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A trek to gorilla country in the Congo
October 16 2014 at 14:00

For the longest time, visiting the mountain gorillas in Virunga National Park has been a fantasy for most people. For Carita Rizzo it became reality.

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Pamper yourself in a superb setting
October 16 2014 at 12:11

Delaire is on the Helshoogte Pass, and one of the most glorious places in the Winelands.

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Paradise found in the Seychelles
October 16 2014 at 08:19

Adrian Rorvik holidays on Mahe island, where the rich and famous (think George Clooney) go to chill and avoid the crowds.

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Peak perfection in the valley
October 16 2014 at 08:09

James Siddall on why his favourite getaway in all of South Africa is Ardmore Guest Farm - now more desirable than ever after a recent expansion.

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Escaping the hustle and bustle
October 15 2014 at 13:54

Billy Suter stumbles upon an oasis of calm in the heart of Lonehill.

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Braving the Boomslang
October 15 2014 at 08:11

Thanks to a cheap flight offer, Cheryl Simchowitzc spends the weekend in Cape Town and packs in a lot of sightseeing.

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Italian charm is beckoning
October 14 2014 at 12:07

Nestling in the lush green hills of Waterkloof Ridge, this classic Italianate beauty overlooks a green belt.

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