Here's how Jo'burg charms the socks off its visitors

2016-10-26 14:47

Give Johannesburg a chance to wow you and this bustling city will open her heart and expose all of its wonders.

Escape from reality: the Vaal has the right magic

2016-10-26 13:56

A mere hour’s drive from Joburg lies the Riverside Sun Hotel in Vanderbijlpark. And its a royal experience with top service and adrenaline-inducing water activities.

Here's why the Sunshine Coast is one of SA's gems

2016-10-26 11:23

Sensible and random attractions along the Sunshine Coast will be the highlight of any trip on this beautiful stretch of landscape.

Travelling to Zim? Here's why SA drivers should know restrictions

2016-07-05 17:06

'We urge anyone travelling to Zimbabwe through Beitbridge to avail themselves of the situation first before attempting to cross there,' warns the Automobile Association as protests at the major border crossing continue.

Here's how you can pull off 4 epic movie roadtrips

2016-03-10 09:50

South Africans love a good road trip. This cool infographic shows you how to recreate famous movie journeys. Read on, reminisce and plan your next road trip.

General Tire #SARoadTrip winners: Week 2 & 3

2015-12-21 13:04

Share your best-ever Southern African destination with us and you could win incredible prizes. Here are next series of winners!

#SARoadTrip: Top 5 awesome gravel mountain passes

2015-12-03 15:00

There are some magnificent public roads that the government hasn't gotten round to tarring yet. Check out these top 5 gravel mountain passes in South Africa.

Be warned! Your car licence could expire without you knowing

2015-11-27 15:05

Is your vehicle licence set to expire soon? Be warned - the city of Cape Town won't send you a notice...

5 new SA road rules: What users say...

2015-11-20 10:42

'We don’t need new laws. We need law enforcement' are some of Wheels24 user responses to 5 new road laws for South Africa.

7 people you'll meet on a South African road trip

2015-11-18 10:08

From the 'Weskus' fisherman to the Karoo farmer... we list seven South African characters you're likely to meet on a local road trip.


The longest road trip: How to set a world record

2016-10-26 14:15

For travellers Greg Cayea and Heather Thompson the concept of ‘have car, will travel’ is a tad bit different as they embark on the longest road trip in history.

Road trip! Port Elizabeth shows its colours

2016-10-26 12:38

Port Elizabeth puts the vibe in vibrant. Local resident Anje Rautenbach shares how to have the best weekend in this Freindly City.

BMW X1: Worthy of an epic SA road trip?

2016-09-05 13:13

Wheels24's Charlen Raymond takes the BMW X1 on a road trip to find out if the little SUV has what it takes to be in the same league as its bigger X-badged siblings.

Epic bike journey: Honouring 2 sisters' 1916 trek

2016-07-02 17:17

A century ago, when most roads weren't paved, two intrepid sisters embarked on a remarkable journey - a 6437km trek across the US on motorcycles.

Americans drive 5 trillion kilometres in 2015, a new record

2016-02-23 09:06

The US government reports that motorists hit a new record in 2015 - driving 5 trillion kilometres.

The road to get naked - waterfalls for skinny dippers

2015-12-07 08:42

Ready to bare it all this summer? Take the trip to Cape Town, the Garden Route or Johannesburg to one of these great falls.

How to fight traffic fines in SA: ALL you need to know

2015-12-01 12:44

'It's your Constitutional right to contest a traffic fine,' writes Justice Project South Africa chairman Howard Dembovsky. Read our guide on how to contest traffic fines.

7 Google Apps guaranteed to amp your travels

2015-11-26 08:11

If you've been limiting yourself to only using Google Maps on a road trip, you've been missing out. 'Okay Google', show us how to make travelling in SA awesome...

WATCH: Child car seats - All you need to know

2015-11-19 07:12

Can you be fined for not having a child car seat? How do I install them in my car? We answer 15 important things you should know about car-seat safety...

WATCH: Top 5 defensive driving tips for SA

2015-11-17 09:40

'Sometimes the best way to defend yourself against danger is to avoid confrontation altogether,' writes Arrive Alive editor, Johan Jonck, who shares his top defensive driving tips.

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