If you're American, the fantastic exchange rate is the primary reason to go to SA now. With the conversion rate currently at 12.5 rand to the dollar and rising, your money will stretch further than ever before.
South Africa has an immense range of opportunities for travelers, whether you're looking for a rugged adventure, a food and wine tour or a spiritual experience. Here's everything you need to know before you travel to South Africa.
Since inspiration is the first step in any unforgettable journey, we've looked at recommendations from our community of travelers to find those far-flung cabins, huts, lodges, and tents where you can shack up far from the worries of the outside world.
All of us who love to travel and believe in bucket lists probably have listed South Africa among the most desired of all destinations. Here is a list of the top 10 adventures and activities that anyone thinking of traveling to South Africa absolutely must experience!
It's called Shark Alley, and it will blow your mind! This 3 Minute Postcard shows you what's it's like to travel to Shark Alley, South Africa and take the 20 minute boat trip to the highest concentration of great white sharks we know of.
A rusty-haired woman in an apron walked up to us and said a cheery "Hello!" I think she was quite intuitive, because she spent the next five minutes convincing us to stay with a passion that only true gourmets possess, describing the heavenly delights of South African seafood.
Johannesburg's reputation might be that of the gateway to a safari or a necessary first stop on a direct flight from the States, but it shouldn't be overlooked as a destination for its arts and design shopping.