Interesting Articles

Travelling South Africa and want to learn more?


Here is a compilation - and we will add to these each week/month - of interesting and useful articles that are aimed at informing and guiding you so that you get the Best of South Africa when you travel here. Enjoy.

Safety with lions while on safari

Safety with lions on safari

Following the unfortunate incident at a lion park in Johannesburg recently (9 June 2015) where a woman was dragged from her vehicle and killed by a lion, the world’s media has been abuzz. On social media, concerned tourists are asking whether it is safe to go on safari. Many have ...

Parents travelling with their children - the laws have changed

Parents travelling in and out of South Africa with their children

From 1 June 2015, the Department of Home Affairs in South Africa will require all passengers under 18 to travel with an Unabridged Birth Certificate. This is being done to curb human trafficking. Under the new law, all minors under the age of 18 years will be required to produce, in addition to ...