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JOHANNESBURG: THE MOST VISITED CITY IN AFRICA

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s most-populated city, Johannesburg, has emerged as the most popular destination city in Africa in 2016 followed by Cape Town, according to the annual Mastercard Global Destination

TRAVEL COMPANIES GIVE SAFETY TIPS AFTER ROBBERY OF 36 DUTCH TOURISTS

“But how are you as one person going to stand up against eight or nine people? You can try‚ but it is still no guarantee‚” Nel said. One of the

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SA NATIONAL PARKS SAY VISITATION UP BY 24 PERCENT IN 2017

JOHANNESBURG – The South African National Park (SANParks) announced on Monday, that their ‘Know Your National Parks’ campaign increased the number of visitors to its parks by 24 percent in

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UNIVERSITY CONFERENCES AT RISK AS ACADEMIC SPEAKERS REFUSED UK VISAS

Warnings Britain is closing the door on academic collaboration after a Nigerian lawyer and at least 14 overseas experts are denied entry for one event When Christiana Ejura Attah, a

FAMILY RETURNED FROM A DREAM HOLIDAY IN SOUTH AFRICA TO FIND FRAUDSTERS HAD SCAMMED THEM OUT OF £35,000 BY CLONING THEIR SAINSBURY’S CREDIT CARD

Tristan Walters has been scammed out of £35k after a holiday in South Africa Mr Walters, of Devon, suspects the card was cloned by someone at their hotel Sainsbury’s has

DUTCH TOURISTS ROBBED AND TERRORISED

Forty-nine hours after a group of Dutch tourists set foot in South Africa for a fun three-week holiday they returned battered and bruised to their home country after becoming the

SOUTH AFRICA SAYS TAXI VIOLENCE THREATENS TOURISM INDUSTRY

JOHANNESBURG — The South African government says violence between metered taxi drivers and drivers who use Uber’s ride-hailing app threatens the country’s tourism industry. Tourism Minister Tokozile Xasa said Monday

Visit Kruger National Park for free during National Parks Week

The annual South African National Parks (SA National Parks) Week, a programme which is meant to afford South African day visitors free access into the Kruger National Park (KNP) and

South Africa grabs top five spot on the ‘most beautiful countries in the world’ list

The votes for the top 20 most beautiful countries in the world are in, and sunny South Africa claimed the number five spot! The British travel company, Rough Guide (known

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Check Out Durban South Africa During African Heritage Month

I really enjoyed Durban. It’s a mix of modern and historical, and offers a big city’s pleasures with nearby traditional tribal villages, beaches and game parks. An hour southeast of