7 of the most exciting African cities

Most safari-goers whiz through their port of entry with barely a glance around – which is a huge shame. Cities are where you can get to the heart of a country’s identity/identities, where historic events have taken place and creative scenes thrive. Here are some of our favourite African cities and why you should factor in a […]

Why Soweto should be part of your Johannesburg itinerary

Just south-west of Johannesburg, Soweto is one of South Africa’s most popular tourism destinations. It was first thrust onto an international stage when it became the centre of anti-apartheid activism pre-1994 and for being home to some of the most influential South Africans in history. Today, there are plenty of reasons to visit – here are just […]

Your guide to Johannesburg’s über-cool Maboneng district

Maboneng is one of Johannesburg’s most popular areas, a recently developed section of the inner city that has become a firm favourite of locals and tourists hoping to lap up Jozi’s cool vibe. Though often compared to hipster areas like NY’s Williamsburg or London’s Shoreditch, Maboneng has its own South African vibe. With cutting-edge art, […]