Bush rockstar: Pangolin

2014-07-24 09:25

Fascinating facts about one of South Africa's most elusive bush-dwellers.

PICS: Knysna elephant caught on camera

2014-07-23 08:34

Long left to the realm of myth and legend, new camera trap photographs prove that elephants still roam around the Garden Route forests.

Bush rockstar: Aardvark

2014-07-21 17:22

If you thought the Big 5 were cool, you haven't met these guys!

Bush rock stars: Pangolin

2014-07-21 16:31

A few fascinating facts about one of South Africa's most elusive bush-dwellers.

SAA rated among the world’s best in airline catering

2014-07-21 09:26

The national carrier announced in a statement that it made it to the top ten in the World’s Best Business Class Airline Catering category at the 2014 World Airline Awards.

SANParks opens bookings for winter 2015

2014-07-17 11:16

SANParks has announced that it will be opening holiday bookings for various parks under its management for the June and July 2015 period.

#WDC272 Cape Town Street Food Festival 2014

2014-07-16 15:08

Cape Town’s first street food festival will be taking place at Sidestreet Studios in Woodstock.

Cape Town World Music Festival: 18 - 19 July 2014

2014-07-11 09:47

The festival offers a special opportunity for local and international musicians to perform on the same stage.

Where Fynbos meets Big 5

2014-07-08 16:15

Here are seven reasons to visit Gondwana Private Game Reserve.

Gondwana Game Reserve

2014-07-08 12:29

The Big 5 and Fynbos all on one property, with the sea just a stone's throw away.

Knysna in running to be named a Hope Spot

2014-07-08 10:11

Knysna may soon count among a select few places in the world that are critical to the health of the ocean.

Top 5 travel stories of the week

2014-07-04 16:59

In case you missed them, these are the stories that got our readers clicking this week.

Weekend snowfall could affect travel plans

2014-07-04 09:18

With heavy snowfall expected for parts of the Western and Northern Cape, motorists are warned to be extra careful, especially when traversing mountain passes.

Photo of the day: A380 over Durban

2014-07-02 16:24

British Airways has been flying their big and beautiful A380 over Durban for the past week. Check out this pic sent in by a reader!

Pretty Texas cheerleader in spotlight for Southern African hunting spree

2014-07-02 09:35

Remember Melissa Bachmann, the 'hardcore huntress' who made headlines last year after hunting endangered species. Well, seems like she's been replaced.

Winter school holiday fun

2014-07-01 09:48

Wondering what to do with your kids during the school holidays? No worries! We've got you covered...

Kirstenbosch celebrates birthday with FREE entry

2014-06-30 14:16

Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden will be celebrating its 101st birthday with free entry and another surprise or two.

Immigration rules may hit tourism

2014-06-26 08:52

The revised immigration regulations may have possible unintended consequences for the tourism industry, Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom has said.

South Africans spend big bucks in Brazil

2014-06-25 10:21

See how much South Africans splashed out in the first four days of the World Cup and also which of our SADC neighbours is among the top 10 big spenders!


Bush rockstar: Serval

2014-07-23 08:15

If you thought the Big 5 were cool, you haven't met these guys!

Bush rock stars: Aardvark

2014-07-21 16:32

While the South African bush may be famous for its Big 5, it's also home to a whole bunch of smaller creatures that slip under the average tourist's radar... and seem to prefer it that way.

Bush rock stars: The Serval

2014-07-21 16:31

While the Big 5 may be impressive, the bush's Secret Seven are far more fascinating.

British Airways’ YouTube hit to benefit hungry communities

2014-07-18 12:54

Bryan Habana’s race against a British Airways’ A380 became a YouTube sensation, spawned a global challenge and is now benefitting hungry and malnourished communities.

PICS: Elephant steamrolls rhino mom

2014-07-17 12:36

See how an angry elephant tramples a rhino, leaving her calf orphaned.

SA tourism in danger of reaching a plateau: Hanekom

2014-07-17 09:53

Bold new initiatives are needed to further grow the number of visitors to South Africa, Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom has said.

This New Ocean

2014-07-16 10:11

South African Airways crew members will feature - alongside crews from other international airlines - in the upcoming performance of a new opera, This New Ocean, at the Soweto Theatre.

Joburg Freedom Ride to honour Madiba

2014-07-11 09:24

Celebrate the extraordinary life of Nelson Mandela by taking part in this bike ride through Joburg.

Wacky Wine goes to Gauteng

2014-07-08 15:58

Hey Gauteng, are you ready for the biggest, craziest wine festival of the year right on your very doorstep?

7 reasons to visit Gondwana Private Game Reserve

2014-07-08 10:38

The Big 5 and Fynbos all on one property, with the sea just a stone's throw away. What more could you possibly ask for?

Sunday morning outing ends in disaster as car drives into dam... all by itself

2014-07-08 09:21

A Sunday morning stopover at the Sonstraal dam in Durbanville ended in disaster when a car drove itself into the very middle of the water.

Photo of the day: #GonzoTeaTrek

2014-07-03 16:49

Check out this quaint, cute and fun trek across the Overberg in a caravan serving tea.

New immigration laws should enhance, not hamper travel

2014-07-03 09:22

The Tourism Business Council of South Africa has raised its concern over new immigration laws that could likely hamper travel and tourism, rather than enhance it.

WATCH: Paralympic athlete rips up Afriski's slopes

2014-07-02 15:01

Need a little inspiration today? Well, you need look no further than this amazing video of a paralympian athlete making the most of the ski slopes at Afriski in Lesotho.

Look up Durban! BA's A380 is overhead

2014-07-02 09:23

If you’re a Durban-based aerophile you might want to look up this week, as British Airways has been flying its big and beautiful Airbus A380 over the city for the past few days.

Record snowfall predicted for Table Mountain

2014-07-01 08:55

After a few sublime and sunny mid-winter days, Cape Town can prepare for a serious bout of cold later this week, with a record snowfall predicted for Table Mountain.

Travel Alert: OR Tambo traffic delays

2014-06-24 09:07

A serious accident has caused some traffic delays on the R21 southbound in Johannesburg close to OR Tambo International Airport.

  • Thursday Cape Town - 14:01 PM
    Road name: Wet Weather
    RAIN across the greater Cape Town area - drive with care and use headlights
  • Thursday Kuils River - 09:13 AM
    Road name: Polkadraai Road Eastbound
    ROADWORKS between the R102 Van Riebeeck Road and the R310 Baden Powell Drive exit - DELAYS
More traffic reports...

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