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PICS: Young elephants behaving badly

2014-04-17 14:00

Take a look at this adorable photographs of young elephants feeling a little tipsy after one too many marula.

Elephants get tipsy on marulas

2014-04-17 13:11

Adorable photographs of young elephants getting tipsy after one too many marula.

SA finally gets new domestic airline

2014-04-16 10:42

The Air Services Licensing Council has granted a domestic air service licence for the operation of domestic scheduled flights to a new budget airline.

Tsitsikamma gets R17m upgrade

2014-04-15 10:38

Visitors to the Tsitsikamma section of the Garden Route National Park can look forward to facility upgrades over the next few months.

KZN Traffic officials to be out in full force over Easter weekend

2014-04-14 11:52

Sharp focus will fall on road safety in KwaZulu-Natal as the country prepares for the upcoming Easter holiday this weekend.

Missing tusks were meant for King Shaka Airport display

2014-04-11 09:49

One of South Africa's oldest elephant bulls has died of natural causes and its tusks, said to be longest in the country, have gone missing - with a R100k reward now being offered.

Send us your funny signs and win!

2014-04-10 09:52

Ever spotted a really hilarious sign? Send us the pic and you could win a R500 kalahari.com online shopping voucher.

Cape Town records bumper summer season

2014-04-10 08:55

International arrivals to Cape Town over the 2013/14 summer season were up by 15% compared to the previous year, the city's tourism director said.

Joburg: pedestrian and cycle lanes on the cards

2014-04-09 09:25

The City of Johannesburg will be putting a plan in place to make the city more pedestrian and cycle friendly.

7 rock pools that prove nature really knows how to show off

2014-04-08 10:31

Ah, natural rock pools. We just love the spontaneous air about them, making you want to dive-bomb. Take a look at these spectacular seven.

So, where are all the local budget airlines?

2014-04-07 11:53

Despite much talk of new budget airlines launching in South Africa, consumers still only seem to have a choice between Mango, kulula and very expensive charters.

Following in Madiba's Footsteps: new tourist map released

2014-04-07 09:11

A new map has been released to help visitors to South Africa follow the footsteps of former President Nelson Mandela.

'Hobbiests and clowns' to blame for CAA drone clampdown?

2014-04-03 15:37

We asked our readers what they thought of the South African Civil Aviation Authority dishing out fines of up to R50 000 to illegal drone flyers.

CAA to hit illegal drone flyers with fines up to R50k

2014-04-03 09:31
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The South African Civil Aviation Authority is set to clamp down on illegal drone flying, with offenders facing up to R50 000 in fines, 10 years in prison or both.

Adulterous dorpies

2014-04-02 08:29

A survey reveals the folks in the platteland are rather naughty.

Tourist robbery on Chapman's Peak uncovers emergency access issue

2014-04-01 12:39

A day trip along one of the most famous drives in South Africa, Chapman’s Peak, has gone horribly wrong for an Iranian family on holiday in Cape Town.

A braai in the sky? We think kulula has gone bonkers!

2014-04-01 08:00

To celebrate its home-grown roots, kulula.com will host the first ever braai in the sky. Umm. We're not too sure how to feel about this.

Joburg commuters warned of indefinite bus strike

2014-03-31 08:21

Commuters are being warned to make alternative arrangements as a last-minute attempt to stop Rea Vaya bus drivers from striking has failed.

Family holidays at every age

2014-03-27 16:00

We take a look at the 11 stages in the life cycle of a family holiday.

SAA reinstate flights to Blantyre, Malawi

2014-03-27 10:57

South African Airways reinstated flights to Blantyre, Malawi after runway renovations were completed.

Family holidays at every age

2014-03-26 16:34

We take a look at the 11 stages in the life cycle of a family holiday.

15 top camping hacks

2014-03-26 10:14

We asked our readers to share some top tips when out camping. Check out these 15 rather useful ideas....

School holiday ideas

2014-03-26 09:16

13 great spots you should introduce your kids to at some point.

 

Top read travel stories of the week

2014-04-17 13:55

Missed out on the best travel stories of the week? No worries! Here are the five our readers enjoyed most.

Cape Town to feature in prominent UK travel show

2014-04-16 12:36

We chat to BBC Travel Show presenter Rajan Datar on his perceptions around safety and the overall SA holiday experience.

Kruger enforces gate quotas for Easter Weekend

2014-04-16 08:34

SANParks has announced that the Kruger National Park will be enforcing gate quotas during the upcoming Easter Weekend.

Mandela tour named one of NatGeo’s top 50

2014-04-15 08:31

National Geographic Traveler magazine has announced its annual Tours of a Lifetime selection and a trip based on the landscapes influenced Madiba's life has made it into the top 50.

Send us your funny signs and win!

2014-04-10 14:55

Ever spotted a really hilarious sign? Send us the pic and you could win!

Bombs away!

2014-04-08 10:32

7 rock pools that prove nature really knows how to show off.

Man arrested for forging SA commercial pilot's license

2014-04-08 10:10

A Congolese national has appeared before the Kempton Park Magistrate Court on charges of forging a South African commercial pilot’s license.

So, where are all the local budget airlines?

2014-04-07 10:56

Despite much talk of new budget airlines launching in South Africa, consumers still only seem to have a choice between Mango, kulula and very expensive charters.

PICS: Kirstenbosch's amazing aerial walkway set to open this month

2014-04-04 09:46

The much anticipated 'boomslang' aerial walkway is set to open in Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens later this month.

Metrorail says no-no to YOLO behaviour on trains

2014-04-03 12:37

Metrorail security services are set to arrest any passengers caught riding outside of trains – whether hanging out of the doors, or clinging to the front, with immediate effect.

Photo of the Day: Table Mountain Waterfall

2014-04-02 16:46

Check out this cool pic of a waterfall running down Table Mountain after a rainy night in Cape Town.

SA's most adulterous dorpies

2014-04-01 14:38

Ever wondered what people keep themselves busy with in the platteland? A recent survey by infidelity website, Ashley Madison, sheds a little bit of light.

A braai in the sky? kulula's gone bonkers!

2014-04-01 10:21

To celebrate its home-grown roots, kulula.com will host the first ever braai in the sky. Umm. We're not too sure how to feel about this.

Harties cableway a success after upgrade

2014-03-31 09:06

A cableway at Hartbeespoort Dam has attracted more than 30 000 visitors in the first year after its revamp, the North West province said.

Three SA airports among world's best

2014-03-28 08:41

Three South African airports have made it into Skytrax’s top 10 list of Domestic airports around the world.

The best bird imitation ever

2014-03-28 07:55

If you've spent a good chunk of your life as a ranger or tracker, chances are good that a little bit of wildness would have rubbed off of you in some way.

13 great South African spots to show your kids

2014-03-27 15:01

We are lucky to live in a country of exceptional diversity and natural beauty - why not introduce your kids?

Holidays at every age

2014-03-26 16:36

We take a look at the 11 stages of the family holiday life cycle.

Well-loved steam train to return?

2014-03-26 09:18

After operations were suspended in 2011, Port Elizabeth's famous Apple Express heritage trail may make a comeback.

13 great South African spots to show your kids

2014-03-26 09:01

We are lucky to live in a country of exceptional diversity and natural beauty - why not introduce your kids?

OR Tambo: SA's most used airport

2014-03-25 12:22

OR Tambo International Airport handled more international passenger arrivals last year than all of South Africa's other international airports combined.

 
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