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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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iol feb 23 travel nt the nile

Such a civilised way to travel

Memphis Barker lives like a pharaoh with a whole riverboat and Egypt’s archaeological treasures all to himself.

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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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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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And the hits keep coming Durban’s way
February 2 2015 at 11:06

Local hotel named world’s best luxury boutique hotel award at ‘Oscars of hotel industry’.

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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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Historic manor house gets suite new look
January 30 2015 at 10:55

Protea Hotels expands footprint into Cape Town’s southern suburbs by opening Cape Dutch stead in Mowbray.

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Life is good... so relax at Rhulani
January 27 2015 at 09:53

Madikwe is one of Brendan Seery’s favourite reserves in southern Africa... and it has a very special corner.

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Hit the historic jackpot
January 26 2015 at 16:26

Learn more about Ancient Egypt and enjoy a thrilling weekend away, as Adrian Rorvik did.

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Partying to the beat of the bush
January 23 2015 at 15:25

Nontando Mposo took an exhilarating 10-day trip – and a steam train – to the three-day Victoria Falls Carnival with photographer Cindy Waxa.

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Decades don’t dim uMhlanga’s brightest light
January 23 2015 at 15:35

The landmark Oyster Box Hotel has all the welcoming aspects of the lighthouse of which it was once a custodian.

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On the adventure trail
January 23 2015 at 14:09

From cycling to quad biking, tubing and fishing, Sierra Ranch is the Midlands' ultimate extreme sport destination.

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