17
Jan
2017
MEET THE MEN IN GREY SUITS: THE SHARK SPOTTERS OF CAPE TOWN

Shark Spotters is an independent non-profit organisation that employs a remarkably simple solution to keep water users and sharks safely apart.

13
Jan
2017
HIT THE STREETS FOR FIRST THURSDAYS

Travellers looking for a new way to discover Johannesburg or Cape Town need look no further than burgeoning art and design gatherings First Thursdays.

12
Jan
2017
PROTECTING THE CAPE’S BIG CATS WITH THE CAPE LEOPARD TRUST

Cape Leopards still roam wild, seen only by dedicated researchers working for the Cape Leopard Trust (CLT), a not-for-profit conserving the threatened cats.

27
Dec
2016
SURF’S UP IN AFRICA WITH THESE SURFING HOTSPOTS

Although most visitors come to simply soak up the sun, Africa’s coastline is establishing itself as one of the world’s top destinations for surf travel.

20
Dec
2016
ACROSS THE SEAS ON AN SUP WITH CHRIS BERTISH

‘The SUP Crossing’ will see Chris Bertish attempt the first solo transatlantic crossing on an SUP, from the Canary and British Virgin Islands to Florida.

13
Dec
2016
LATAM AIRLINES OPENS UP NEW MARKETS WITH ADDITIONAL FLIGHTS

Travellers, agents and tour operators warmly welcomed the October 2016 arrival of the first LATAM Airlines flight from São Paulo to Johannesburg.

06
Dec
2016
MEALS ON WHEELS: MEET SOUTH AFRICA’S TASTIEST FOOD TRUCKS

South Africa’s food truck scene is popping, with a boom in the number of mobile kitchens hitting city streets over the past five years.

30
Nov
2016
AFRICAN THEATRE SHINES AT KAMPALA INTERNATIONAL THEATRE FESTIVAL

The curtain fell on the third Kampala International Theatre Festival last weekend, hosting a fascinating array of productions from across the continent.

15
Nov
2016
FEEL THE BEAT IN AFRICA WITH THESE HOMEGROWN MUSIC FESTIVALS

Perhaps the best way to enjoy a cross-section of Africa’s musical talents is to tap into one of the many music festivals sprouting from Morocco to Malawi.

07
Nov
2016
SOUTH AFRICA’S TOP RESTAURANT REINVENTS ITSELF

Hailed as South Africa’s best restaurant and ranked #22 in the world, for The Test Kitchen’s ever-ambitious owner and chef, Luke Dale-Roberts, the sixth anniversary marked the time for a change.