South Africa hotels: find and book only the best

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South Africa destination guide

South Africa is one of the world's top destinations to experience the most incredible holiday travellers ever dreamt of. Blessed with a wealth of beautiful and diverse landscapes featuring over 21 national parks, eight World Heritage Sites, kilometres of pristine coastline and a phenomenal climate, the “Rainbow Nation” is guaranteed to provide you with a luxury outdoors break in South Africa.

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In one day alone, you can come face-to-face with some of the most beautiful natural wonders of the world, experience awesome adventures ranging from shark-diving to surfing, hot-hair ballooning to whale watching, historic trails to wine tasting for the best holiday adventure in South Africa. You can also indulge in the fine foods on offer or simply kick back and enjoy the tranquillity of this wonderful country.

South Africa's cities thrive on the warmth of their people, culture and diversity. Head to fascinating Johannesburg, cosmopolitan Cape Town or beautiful Durban, and experience a special city break in the country. Whether you are in South Africa on safari or to enjoy the beaches, breathtaking drives or unspoiled wilderness you can be sure to experience the best nature break in Africa.

EATING AND DRINKING

South Africa offers some superb dining options to treat your taste buds. Here are four recommended restaurants for a special culinary experience:

  1. Moyo (Johannesburg) - This restaurant serves pan-African food with everything from Algerian chicken to Tanzanian fish curry.
  2. Africa Café (Cape Town) - One of the best places to sample African food offering a set feast comprising some 15 dishes from across the continent.
  3. Anatoli (Cape Town) - A little piece of Istanbul in Cape Town where you can taste the best Turkish cuisine.
  4. Café 41 (Pretoria) - A beautifully designed bistro-style restaurant serving Mediterranean fare from an extensive menu.
CULTURAL ATTRACTIONS

South Africa’s culture is known for its ethnic and cultural diversity. Here are four recommended attractions not to be missed.

  1. Apartheid Museum (Johannesburg) - This wonderful museum illustrates the rise and fall of South Africa’s era of segregation and oppression.
  2. Iziko Slave Lodge (Cape Town) - Visit Iziko Slave Lodge and discover artefacts from ancient Egypt, Greece, Rome and the Far East as well as the history of slaves and their descendants in the Cape.
  3. Union Buildings (Pretoria) - These buildings, surrounded by beautiful terraced gardens, are the headquarters of government and home to the presidential offices.
  4. Hector Pieterson Memorial (Johannesburg) - The museum offers an insight into Sowetan life and the history of the struggle for independence.
THINGS TO DO

South Africa's varied terrain offers an incomparable range of experiences. Here are four recommended things to do while travelling there.

  1. Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve (Mpumalanga) - Blyde River Canyon provides some of South Africa's most breathtaking scenery and is the third largest gorge in the world, houses a rich variety of wildlife.
  2. Boulders Beach (Cape Town) - This picturesque area is home to a colony of 3000 African penguins.
  3. Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden (Cape Town) - Overlooking False Bay and the Cape Flats, it is considered as one of the great botanic gardens of the world.
  4. uShaka Marine World (Durban) - uShaka Marine World boasts one of the world’s largest aquariums, the biggest collection of sharks in the southern hemisphere, marine animals and exhibits.

Gauteng, Johannesburg, South Africa