Weekend Escapes

SA hotels clinch top Travel + Leisure awards

A number of local hotels and lodges have been featured in the new 2014 Travel + Leisure World's Best awards. Take a look.

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Tintswalo Atlantic - rush on in!

2014-06-04 11:13

At the tip of the African continent, you have a number of opportunities to draw a gobsmacked gasp - with a stay at Tintswalo Atlantic boutique hotel being one of them.

Shamwari to host unique Kruger walking safaris

2014-05-23 14:29

Want to follow in the legendary footsteps of 18th century explorer Percy Fitzpatrick? Take a look at Shamwari's explorer group walking experience.

 

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7 Winter festivals to check out

2014-05-13 09:19

Winter doesn’t mean you have to enter dismal hibernation mode. There’s a lot of fun to be had right across the country over the next few months! Take a look

Mount Grace: Indulge in the art of being 'sleg'

2014-04-30 10:18

Carla Lewis-Balden gets to grips with the guilty pleasure of doing as little as possible, during a pamper escape to the Mount Grace Country House and Spa in the Magaliesburg.

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?

Tourists get way too close to Kruger elephant... again

2014-03-20 09:15

You’d think by now tourists know the dangers associated with wild animals, especially elephants, but it seems not.

Top 5 lovable road trip companions

2014-03-24 16:48

Finding good travel companions isn't easy, but when you do, it's magic!

Sheraton Hotels enhances club experience

2014-03-19 08:51

Travellers visiting Sheraton Hotels & Resorts can expect a better experience as the group looks to enhance its range of personlised services.

Weekend Escapes close to SA's major cities

2014-03-18 10:13

Distance often affects our holiday destination choice, so here is a round up of some great weekend escapes close to most major cities in the country.

SA's wild, wild west

2014-02-12 08:21

We take the Forgotten Route, hitching a train to Matjiesfontein.

Table Mountain- Valentine’s day offer

2014-02-11 09:07

Valentine's Day spent at the world's 7th Natural Wonder? yes please.

5 affordable romantic weekend escapes

2014-02-04 09:16

Forget about what the advertisers say in February, get away for love's sake only - whenever you feel like it.

Long Street Boutique Hotel - A sweet escape

2014-02-07 08:21

Escape to a cool oasis within the bustling cosmopolitan landscape.

54 on Bath scoops Best Hotel ranking

2014-01-30 15:18

Travelers’ Choice Awards has ranked 54 on Bath in SA’s top 10 list of Best Hotels.

Camps Bay gets new Japanese restuarant

2014-01-08 11:58

Umi, a modern Japanese restaurant has opened below The Marly Hotel in Camps Bay.

Bantry Bay Suites given soft refurb for summer

2013-12-27 14:53

Three Cities Bantry Bay Luxury Suites has been transformed into a trendy and distinctive boutique hotel suited to leisure & business travellers.

Behind closed hotel room doors...

2013-11-22 11:30

Have you ever wondered what's going on behind all those hotel room doors - Wonder no more - Protea Hotels reveals a series of hilarious six-second clips.

Fire and Ice: Romancing the chrome

2013-11-18 08:42

Bright Continent blogger Anton Crone swore he'd never do another boat trip - but an added steely encounter with a Harley meant he simply could not resist.

Mount Grace rejoins African Pride

2013-11-18 16:10

Mount Grace Country House and Spa is back in partnership with African Pride Hotels.

Sightsee the Mother City by night

2013-11-14 11:37

The City Sightseeing Cape Town buses will be touring at night again this summer.

Send us your top camping tip and win

2014-03-20 15:26

Seasoned campers, tell us what your top camping tip or trick is and you could win a R500 Kalahari.com voucher.

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