Reasons to love South Africa – in no particular order!

Reasons to Love South Africa

  1. That first glimpse of Table Mountain.
  2. The immense canopy of stars against the night sky.
  3. Hot air ballooning in the Magaliesberg – “The Cradle of Humankind”.
  4. Safari with The Big 6 – Lion, Leopard, Elephant, Buffalo, Rhino and Whale. No other country has anything like it.
  5. Hiking in the majestic Drakensberg.
  6. Driving the incredibly beautiful Chapman’s Peak Drive.
  7. Sampling the many great wines (I think we might have mentioned that before!)
  8. Sundowners on the palm fringed sands at Camps Bay.
  9. Afternoon thunderstorms in the Highveld.
  10. Summer sunset concerts at Kirstenbosch Gardens, the most beautiful garden in Africa.
  11. An encounter with the penguins at Boulders Beach.
  12. Cape Town as World Design Capital 2014.
  13. A quick lunch of spicy bunnychow in Durban.
  14. Listening to live jazz in any of the major cities
  15. Exploring the beauty of the Garden Route.
  16. Learning about the past on Robben Island.
  17. Reaching speeds of 100mph on the world’s fastest zipline.
  18. The freshest Fish ‘n Chips, eaten on the harbor wall at Hout Bay.
  19. Cage diving with crocodiles, yes crocodiles, in Oudtshoorn.
  20. Escaping from it all in the raw beauty of the Wild Coast.
  21. Koeksisters dripping with syrup, anywhere.
  22. Sunset in the Golden Gate.
  23. Jacaranda trees in full bloom in Pretoria.
  24. The salty tang of Biltong.
  25. Home to 8 World Heritage Sites



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