So you want to be a yachtie?

More and more South Africans are taking to working on yachts in the Mediterranean and Caribbean. It sounds like a fabulous way to earn money, but there are ...

Evita’s Darling and what makes it special

The west coast village has much to offer: a treasure trove of history, a sardonic look at the politics of South Africa and a feast of local food brands

The Eastern Cape: a brave new safari frontier

While the Lowveld may hog the limelight for big five safaris, Richard Holmes discovers two new destinations worth the drive in the hills and plains of the ...

Retail, market or trade-in value: how does it affect your car insurance?

SPONSORED | Auto & General Insurance sheds light on how your car's value shapes your insurance decisions

Greater Cradle Nature Reserve: nearby but a world away

The Greater Cradle Nature Reserve in the Cradle of Humankind offers a wealth of activities for day-trippers and hotel guests alike

Bosjes estate — a wine farm with a difference

Say ‘Bosjes’ and those who know the estate will probably think immediately of its iconic chapel. But the FM was taken with its rustic allure and aesthetic ...

How to fix the Kruger’s traffic chaos

The Kruger National Park has come under fire for issues such as traffic congestion, an inefficient booking system and speeding. But a research project has ...

Limpopo’s top 10 must-visits

The northernmost province of South Africa is best known — among both locals and international visitors — as the home of the Kruger National Park. But it has ...

Rising cruise tide lifts money boats

A visit by the Queen Mary 2 to Cape Town highlights the boom in ocean travel, and the cheerful sound of cash registers

Why Khayelitsha’s nightlife is booming

It’s billed as one of the most happening party streets in the world. So what makes Khayelitsha’s Spine Road such a drawcard?

Top 10 Cape Peninsula experiences

Hikes, history, surf, swimming, tidal pools, café culture … the Cape Peninsula has it all when it comes to top-notch experiences. The FM has picked 10 must-dos

Ditching Kruger’s thatched rondavels

For years, visitors to the Kruger National Park had few options but the bare-bones accommodation in the camps. Kruger Shalati has changed the game

Fuel your wanderlust with a magical holiday experience from Dream Hotels & Resorts

SPONSORED | From the beach to the bush, Dream Hotels & Resorts' properties are located in regions brimming with outdoor activities and cultural experiences

Mauritius: A nearby island, a world away

The tourism sector in Mauritius has surpassed pre-Covid levels — and it’s not just due to South Africans fleeing blackouts and water shortages

Dream Hotels & Resorts on mission to connect travellers with communities

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Ten villages to visit in South Africa

There’s no shortage of small towns to see in this country