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24 hours in Johannesburg: Where to go, what to see

No visit to South Africa is complete without exploring Johannesburg, a vibrant metropolis with a gripping history, trendy hotspots, world-class art galleries and enchanting restaurants. Whether you’re searching for a quick adrenaline fix, striking African fashion or a spot of people-watching over quality coffee, you’ll…
Kyle Coleman
March 21, 2016

Best places to eat in Johannesburg

Johannesburg’s restaurant scene is a flourishing one. From tasty African spots to authentic Italian trattorias and Asian fine dining, you’ll find your favorite cuisine throughout the city. With new restaurants popping up and old favorites lining the city streets, you can spend your entire trip…
Kyle Coleman
February 17, 2016

4 breathtaking Cape Town scenic drives

Few travelers are aware of Cape Town’s multifaceted beauty, which is best experienced through a handful of scenic drives. From behind the wheel or in the passenger seat of an automobile, you’re able to see the diversity of the area from an entirely new perspective.…
Kyle Coleman
February 10, 2016

A first look: Cape Town Knysna Oyster Festival

Cape Town’s nearly 183-mile coastline gives the city’s inhabitants a direct line to the freshest seafood. It’s no surprise that this particular geography continues to have a profound influence on South African food. Every year in July, Cape Town’s Knysna Oyster Festival celebrates the city’s…
Kyle Coleman
February 1, 2016

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