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New reality show pioneered by KZN Tourism

Swap your mundane reality for the holidays of your life in KwaZulu-Natal.

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Sprint through Rome, see the sights

Jogger guides in the eternal city are taking tourists from around the world on a trot from the Colosseum to the Vatican.

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IOL mot gallery sep22 Ranger Odyssey 8

Epic Ranger Odyssey in pictures

Twenty finalists take on a 12-day, 2500km off-road expedition that just gets tougher and more technical very day.

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Historical echoes in tranquil oasis

Being the oldest settlement in the Free State, the town of Philippolis is full of character. Myrtle Ryan went exploring.

Quad biking in Soweto

After an afternoon whizzing around the township, Sue Derwent added the adventure to 'the list'.

The best of southern Kruger

Follow these guidelines on which camps to go to, which drives to go on and which waterholes to watch.

Kanazawa's warning to tourists

Tourists are being requested to refrain from eating while walking through the historic Higashi Chaya District in Kanazawa, Japan.

Shark off the menu in Palau

In many places swimmers might prefer to avoid sharks, but wetsuit-clad tourists in Palau clamour to dive among the predators.

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Your passport to pleasures of Stellies
September 1 2014 at 12:08

One way to sample many of the varietals on Stellenbosch's huge wine route is to book a tour.

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Tracing the world’s map on foot
September 1 2014 at 08:19

A British ex-soldier is trying to walk around the globe, unless Russia stops him.

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Nigeria, a birdwatcher’s paradise
September 1 2014 at 08:13

Amurum Forest Reserve, where undulating rock formations surround a savannah dominated by lush, tall grass, is rarely, if ever, on any twitcher's wish list.

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KZN to go it alone on promoting tourism
September 1 2014 at 08:13

Province had no option but to set up its own fund, says frustrated Tourism MEC Mike Mabuyakhulu.

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Gonubie’s going to have you hooked
August 29 2014 at 13:36

Myrtle Ryan found Gonubie a good spot to stop off between Durban and the Cape.

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Debauchery in the desert
August 29 2014 at 13:36

At Burning Man, the hallucinogenic drugs are on tap as people strip down to virtually nothing and dance late into the night.

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See and live history in Lebanon
August 29 2014 at 13:32

Some want to see history, others want to live it. In Lebanon you can do a lot of both.

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Defending your legroom
August 29 2014 at 13:31

A gadget that blocks airplane seats from reclining got a boost after a scuffle between passengers forced a plane to land. [VIDEO]

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DA wants e-visas for tourists
August 29 2014 at 12:26

The DA has launched a petition urging the tourism and home affairs ministries to introduce electronic visas.

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Fly ‘business class’ for less than R1K
August 29 2014 at 12:17

In a dramatic change of style, UK budget airline Ryanair is now attempting to woo upmarket travellers.

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Foreigners flock to Santiago trail
August 29 2014 at 12:14

The trail has gained fresh life lately as swelling crowds of foreigners flock there - many of them young with smartphones.

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New procedure for Ebola high risk areas
August 29 2014 at 08:07

Passengers wishing to travel between SA and Ebola high-risk areas must request permission from the health department.

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Lonely isles of Picts and Vikings
August 29 2014 at 08:09

The old ways and the gentle manners of the people here charmed Marietta Grobbelaar, who travelled to the Outer Hebrides from South Africa.

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Phantoms of the Mother City
August 29 2014 at 08:08

Take a ride on the dark side with a frightfully good guide, writes Anne Steele.

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PICS: Lonely isles of Picts and Vikings
August 29 2014 at 08:05

Marietta Grobbelaar's arrival by ferry in the harbour town of Stornoway on the Isle of Lewis on a blustery Monday afternoon proved anything but auspicious.

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