95% of people can't solve this brainteaser in under a minute. How long does it take you to spot the cocktail umbrella in this photo?

2020-01-05 22:05

GalaBingo.com shared this summer-themed brainteaser just in time for Fourth of July. Can you find the umbrella that doesn't belong?

Shocking footage caught tons of plastic crashing in the waves off Durban following heavy rains

2019-12-17 12:44

After heavy rain tons of plastic was sent downstream to crash in the waves off the Umgeni River Mouth, in Durban.

A photographer in Finland captured a beach covered in rare 'ice eggs' that are the result of a unique weather phenomenon

2019-11-08 17:54

The unique winter sighting has been documented around the world, with some spheres as large as 9.8 feet washing up along the Arctic shores.

Garfield phones have mysteriously washed up on a French beach for 30 years: 'It never stops'

2019-03-29 20:29

For 30 years, Garfield novelty phones kept washing up on the beach in France. No one knew why — or how. Until now.

Watch: Huskies in Christmas hats sledding on a South African beach

2018-12-24 18:01

Santa has a new team to pull his sled this this year – and they love their job.


2018-08-30 12:27

TWEEPS around the world have been scratching their heads about this photo.

17 Beach-side restaurants across Cape Town you need to visit this Summer

2018-01-18 06:30

Life's a beach when you can have a meal with a view!

How to treat a bluebottle sting

2017-12-21 14:28

There are a few tips and treatments available if you happen to swim into a bluebottle this summer holiday.

6 tips for staying safe at the beach this summer

2017-01-30 17:14

With all the things you remember to carry to the beach, the most important thing to keep in mind is water safety for you and your family.

Melissa’s Mantra Café in Cape Town

2017-01-10 11:33

The first restaurant and bar, from the Melissa's group.


Durban just picked up an award as the Greenest City in the world - but when it rains the beaches look like plastic waste dumps

2019-12-21 09:06

The city says it has employed additional staff to assist in central clean-ups to mop up the problem for now.

PICS: Thousands of pulsing ‘penis fish’ on Californian beach

2019-12-13 14:12

Beach-goers were left gobsmacked after discovering thousands of marine worms called fat innkeeper worms – or “penis fish” – on a US beach.

Waves caused by Hurricane Dorian are washing up bricks of cocaine on Florida beaches

2019-09-05 11:07

Hurricane Dorian blew past Florida's eastern coast earlier this week, stirring up waves and causing kilos of cocaine to wash up on Florida beaches.

Woman finds 44-year-old message in bottle on beach

2019-03-15 14:35

A teacher picking up litter off a beach in Argentina was stunned when she discovered a 44-year-old message in a bottle.

3 travel experts share their top tips if a White Christmas is in store for you

2018-12-13 13:38

While South Africans are used to seeing those from colder climates sunning themselves on our beaches in summer, the opposite is often true as well.


2018-07-05 16:17

Pearl Thusi keeps in fabulous shape and she is not shy to flaunt her beautiful summer body.

How to choose the right swimsuit for the summer

2017-12-21 15:37

The silly season has kicked in and as the weather heats, swimwear comes out.

#Weekendedit: 5 things we're loving more than Sunday morning lie-ins

2017-12-01 15:10

Just a few cool things we're currently super keen on.

Driving on SA beaches? Better have a lawyer on speed dial

2017-01-24 11:30

Though other coastal countries make provision for driving along beaches, doing it in SA can get you fined up to R500 000!

Ringing in the New Year on the beach

2017-01-08 06:03

There’s this massive ribbon of black and brown bodies of every conceivable hue bobbing up and down in the ocean as the waves roll in. There are no wit ous. Their loss, writes Paddy Harper

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