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Standing up for a paddle in the wild

A top surfer joined a group of stand-up paddle boarders and ventured down the Okavango Delta.

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Why reduced legroom is a safety hazard

What if, in addition to threatening one's sanity and aching back, cramped airline seats threatened your safety?

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Around the world in 50 years

Imprisoned in Baghdad, fed live monkey brains and attacked by flying crabs, Albert Podell has travelled the world.

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A geological wonder made for hikers

A day trip to the Thabela Thabeng Mountain Retreat with its stunning views, won’t disappoint, writes Nompi Vilakazi.

Is Kruger Park worth a day visit?

Independent Traveller editor Brendan Seery spent a few hours inside and has some advice for prospective tourists.

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Globetrotting is no pipe dream
April 2 2015 at 11:51

A bagpiper crosses the globe in a bid to play the pipes in every country in the world, writes Becky Pemberton.

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KZN nudist beach ruling deferred
April 1 2015 at 12:49

The doubt over the future of the nudist beach on the South Coast hasn't stopped naturists from doing their thing.

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The Cullinan: relax in luxurious style
April 1 2015 at 12:35

Southern Sun The Cullinan has partnered with Mangwanani Spa to offer guests the chance to relax and unwind in style.

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Walking the Great Wall
April 1 2015 at 11:41

Hiking the Great Wall of China the wild and free way thrills Will Ford.

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Choose that souvenir carefully
April 1 2015 at 11:29

“Every home should be a true reflection of the people who live there as well as the journey they've been on.”

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Durban’s 24-hour bucket list
March 31 2015 at 12:25

The Independent on Saturday brings you the 24-hour Durbs bucket list - if you do these, you know you've done Durban.

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A dog’s day at the parlour
March 31 2015 at 12:40

A luxurious spa and underfloor heating. Becky Pemberton goes inside the UK's first exclusive five-star pet hotel.

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Rand Show is worth the visit
March 31 2015 at 11:55

Beautiful women wearing sashes and plenty of food, these are some of the things to look forward to at the Rand Show.

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Letting strangers holiday in your home
March 31 2015 at 11:35

You probably wouldn't let a complete stranger stay in your house alone for a week. But you might consider it if...

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Three fresh ways to savour New York
March 30 2015 at 14:16

New York, New York. The city that never sleeps doesn't stop eating, either, writes Tom Sietsema.

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Cascade Manor, the 4-star adventure
March 30 2015 at 13:44

Nestling in an idyllic setting, adventure and luxury abound at the Cascade Manor, writes HJ Lombard.

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Grootbos: rugged but refined
March 30 2015 at 13:13

Do whatever it takes, but at some point you must visit the Grootbos private nature reserve, says Biana Coleman.

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The secret oases of Rio de Janeiro
March 30 2015 at 12:35

Who wouldn't smile with almost the entirety of Rio de Janeiro spread out below you, asks Dina Mishev

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Not one but two plasma screen TVs
March 27 2015 at 16:19

Lungani Zama and his son put the Three Cities Bantry Bay Suites to the test – and were impressed

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Moonshine in Marion
March 27 2015 at 15:00

Jim Barnes experiences the glow of a real revelation at a Virginia distillery.

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