South Africa

Steam safari: African animal-spotting on world's 'most luxurious train'

Steam safari: African animal-spotting on world's 'most luxurious train'

Rovos Rail's epic trips out of South Africa pamper passengers with fine dining, vintage comfort and even a bathtub
World's fastest growing wellness destination? It's Africa!

World's fastest growing wellness destination? It's Africa!

A new report says in Sub-Saharan Africa the number of spas has tripled since 2007, and spa revenue has leaped 184%
South Africa's extraordinary desert of flowers

South Africa's extraordinary desert of flowers

Once a year, vast stretches of outback suddenly transform into vibrantly colored fields full of exotic flora
The coolest city in South Africa you've never seen

The coolest city in South Africa you've never seen

Joburg is trendy, Cape Town is glamorous, but Durban has style -- and a restaurant inside a shark tank
Why are 100 rhinos about to board a plane?

Why are 100 rhinos about to board a plane?

More than 100 of the animals will be moved from South Africa to Botswana, which has the continent's lowest poaching rate
6 super cool restaurants in Africa

6 super cool restaurants in Africa

Cocktails atop a rock in the middle of the ocean? Dinner next to massive predators? They're on the menu at the most unusual restaurants in Africa
World's friendliest and unfriendliest cities are...

World's friendliest and unfriendliest cities are...

Conde Nast Traveler reader survey praises antipodean cities but gives a major South African metropolis a wide berth
16 incredible rooftop bars

16 incredible rooftop bars

Good cocktails combine with spectacular views across rivers, cityscapes and oceans at these bird-level drinkeries
4 great stress-busting escapes from Johannesburg

4 great stress-busting escapes from Johannesburg

Life in Joburg can be stressful. Luckily there are some exceedingly non-stressful places close by
Sharing the moment: Cape Town tour offers instant uploads

Sharing the moment: Cape Town tour offers instant uploads

South African entrepreneur offers Wi-Fi-connected tours to let travelers send live images to social media
10 'secret' South African adventures

10 'secret' South African adventures

Seen enough lions? Downed enough wine? A moonrise picnic on a mountain or an arty tour of Jo'burg's city center might be the next move

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