South Africa

10 things to know before visiting South Africa

10 things to know before visiting South Africa

What do the space shuttle, Paul Simon and delicious porcupine skin have in common? Allow us to explain
'I got love for spray cans': African street artists' irrepresible work

'I got love for spray cans': African street artists' irrepresible work

Painted shop fronts, political signs and striking murals are on display across Africa -- and you found them
Table Mountain secures spot on ‘new wonders’ list
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Table Mountain secures spot on ‘new wonders’ list

The South African landmark is the fifth to be inaugurated onto the list masterminded by Swiss foundation
Cairo to Cape Town: World's most incredible bus trip(s)
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Cairo to Cape Town: World's most incredible bus trip(s)

Thirteen countries, a heart full of daring and many, many buses make for one hell of an adventure
26 of the most stunning spots in Africa
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26 of the most stunning spots in Africa

Camera? Passport? Unbridled sense of adventure and keen to make others envious? Click on through
Cape Town's anonymous urban art scene

Cape Town's anonymous urban art scene

Cape Town's District 6, once famous as an apartheid relocation area, now showcases stunning street art from nameless artists
Impala escapes cheetahs by leaping into SUV

Impala escapes cheetahs by leaping into SUV

A quick-witted impala in South Africa evades almost certain death when it spots a literal window of opportunity
25 weird places to do just about anything
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25 weird places to do just about anything

Sleep in a bird's nest and golf on a glacier -- nobody said holidays had to be normal
CNNGo TV in Cape Town: Food, wine and good living

CNNGo TV in Cape Town: Food, wine and good living

The episode of our TV tour round the world takes in South Africa’s “Mother City”
Touring Nelson Mandela's South Africa

Touring Nelson Mandela's South Africa

Visitors can retrace Mandela's most significant steps at these fascinating museums and historic sites
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