FILE PHOTO: Susan Sarandon. Picture: Reuters

Hollywood star Susan Sarandon is in South Africa and snapping her way around the Mother City.

In her most recent Instagram post, Susan shared a picture of colourful houses in the Bo-Kaap area. The caption simply reads: "Cape Town."

Cape Town.

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According to the Tammy actress’ social media, she's been travelling across Africa since 21 July. She wrote: "Headed to Africa with family to honour my brother Terry. See u ther.(sic)"

‪Headed to Africa with family to honor my brother Terry. See u there. ‬

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Susan’s brother Terry died on 19 May 2016 after suffering a fatal heart attack 

The 70-year-old actress was also recently announced as the new representative of the L'Oreal cosmetics brand, and said she is flattered to have been handpicked to front the brand because she has "always" loved the company, especially their slogan. 

Speaking to Hello! magazine about her latest partnership, the flame-haired beauty said: "It's flattering, but right from the beginning I have loved the idea of L'Oreal's strapline: 'Because you're worth it'.