Africa >> South Africa >>

10 important things expats need to know about healthcare in South Africa

Posted By Jonny Blair on Leave a comment

With a beautifully warm climate, stunning beaches, strong sense of culture, and low cost of living, it is no surprise that the Republic of South Africa is a popular choice for UK and US expats looking for adventure. South Africa …

kopfontein south africa

South Africa Holiday Attractions

Posted By Jonny Blair on Leave a comment

  South Africa is one of the most popular destinations for visitors who want to combine a bush and beach holiday. The Rainbow Nation offers a wide variety of accommodation and attractions, here are the top 4 recommended by African …

Backpacking in South Africa: 7 Non Safari Animal Experiences

Posted By Jonny Blair on 2 Comments

Following my recent post reflecting on my safari in Tanzania – my night in the Serengeti, I aim to get more of my cool African back catalogue up and running. When I backpacked through Soweto, Durban, Joberg and Pretoria in …

gaborone botswana

World Borders: How to Get From Botswana to South Africa (Tlokweng to Kopfontein)

Posted By Jonny Blair on Leave a comment

In my ongoing world borders series, I give you the best and easiest ways to cross borders all over the world, all from my personal travel experiences. The border crossing from Botswana to South Africa is a fairly straight forward …

maritime museum durban

Backpacking in South Africa: Top 6 Things to see and do in Durban

Posted By Jonny Blair on 6 Comments

My recent Africa trip had me reminiscing big time and the reality hit me that I haven’t written enough about my first trip to Africa in 2011. So much so that my visits to both Pretoria and Durban have passed …

drinking in durban south africa

Thirsty Thursdays: Three Monkeys Bar in Durban, South Africa

Posted By Jonny Blair on 1 Comment

Today’s Thirsty Thursdays comes from South Africa. I backpacked down to Durban from Johannesburg in 2011 and stayed in the Happy Hippo Hostel. I met a cool Scottish dude in there called Macc. I was travelling with Grace, a lovely …

free entry museum durban south africa

Monday’s Money Saving Tips: FREE Museums

Posted By Jonny Blair on 4 Comments

Never underestimate the amount of FREE sightseeing you can do. Did you know that there are FREE museums all over the place, you just need to do your research beforehand. I used to go to museums a lot more than …

Lavumisa border stamp in Swaziland

World Borders: How to get from South Africa to Swaziland, Golela to Lavumisa

Posted By Jonny Blair on 5 Comments

In my ongoing series of world borders, I make border crossing a lot more clear, simple and easy for you based on my own experiences. Today you will be very pleased to learn that the border crossing from South Africa …

Page 1 of 41234»