The suspiciously brownish-grey waters flowing through many European cities don't generally overpower one with the urge to leap in.
The achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great traveller reviews on TripAdvisor over the past year.
Tough indoor sprint obstacle course race at Bellville Velodrome will separate winners from wannabes, writes Bianca Coleman.
Archaeologists first dug up the items in 1967 from the ruins of what had been a crematorium and gas chamber at the former World War II death camp.
Zimbabwe, which has not had its own currency since 2009, has been hit by the shortage of its main circulation currency - the US dollar since March.
When it came time to think about their vacation, Sara Stillman Berge devised the perfect mental break. Alas, it didn't go according to plan.
Spektakel Pass, nestled perfectly in the Namaqualand is a wonderfully constructed road worth driving due to the great corners and fast sweeps.
It's not just young backpackers who are engaging in potentially risky sexual behaviours abroad, a new study shows.
Set on an avocado and banana farm, Plumbago Guest House looks out to the Kruger National Park in the distance.
The Zimbabwe Tourism Authority is campaigning hard to change tourists' view of the country.
From high-end luxury hotels to budget-friendly hostels, Mallorca has something to suit anyone's tastes.
Showing off the good, the bad and the ugly to local and international tourists is what Street Scene is all about.
Low-cost airline Mango says it is considering adding more direct flights between Johannesburg and Zanzibar during peak periods.
After sitting for hours in a broken down plane when their flight was cancelled, passengers were forced to board a bus and travel 80km to a hotel.
Mark Ellwood finds that nothing sums up a destination better than the first meal of the day.