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Top 10 Favourite Sounds of the African Bushveld

Whilst watching a wildlife documentary on the TV the other night I was struck by just how I missed the sounds of the African bushveld.  Living in a city, miles away from my beloved Africa it struck me how emotive those sounds were and it created a real longing in me; a longing to be …

South African Township Tours voyeurism or valuable cultural encounters

When planning holidays to South Africa we are often asked whether an inclusion of a township tour is recommended. Recently this question has been more frequently asked following the Football World Cup 2010. TV correspondents often reported from townships showing jubilant scenes of tourists celebrating with local fans. Many people who have undertaken these tours …