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Top 10 places to visit in South Africa

Top 10 places to visit in South Africa

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Whether you plan to stay long-term or just pass through, here are 10 essential places to visit in South Africa.

Festivals in South Africa

Festivals in South Africa

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From jazz festivals to kite flying contests, gay pride to Mozart festivals and minstrel carnivals, look no further than this guide of South African festivals.

Groups and clubs in South Africa

Groups and clubs in South Africa

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From expat and international clubs to business organizations and addiction support, here's our extensive guide to the many groups and clubs in South Africa.

Open-air activities in South Africa

Open-air activities in South Africa

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Here’s a guide to open-air activities for those who enjoy the outdoors.

10 tips on how to eat healthy in flights

10 tips on how to eat healthy in flights

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Helpful advice for frequent expat travelers who want to keep their healthy eating habits while travelling on an airplane and stay away from some less than appetising plane food.

South Africa's 15 most beautiful hiking trails

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Seeing South Africa by foot is one of the best ways to absorb its unique landscapes, flora and fauna.

Top 25 towns to visit in South Africa

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South Africa has breathtaking landscapes and quaint, country towns when you need to escape it all for a weekend getaway or longer.

Europe’s newest attraction for genuine daredevils: dive coaster Baron 1898

Europe’s newest attraction for genuine daredevils: dive coaster Baron 1898

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Plummet in darkness through a mining shaft on Europe’s newest attraction: Efteling’s dive coaster, Baron 1898. [Contributed by Efteling]

A to Z guide of the world’s groups 'without borders'

A to Z guide of the world’s groups 'without borders'

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You can easily work abroad, volunteer, or meet new people in a diversity of interests – dogs, entrepreneurs, knitting, mothers, soccer, teachers, theatre, technology, translators and more.

Travelling to South Africa and Swaziland with your family

Travelling to South Africa and Swaziland with your family

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From silver-white beaches to wildernesses of exotic animals, visiting southern Africa offers plenty of activities and fun for the whole family.

Celebrating New Year in Cape Town

Celebrating New Year in Cape Town

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Discover the best things to do and what to avoid in Cape Town during New Year’s Eve celebrations.

Best places to spend the holidays in South Africa

Best places to spend the holidays in South Africa

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Find out the top sites where you can enjoy the best of the holiday season in South Africa.

A guide to Golfing in South Africa

A guide to Golfing in South Africa

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South Africa stands proudly alongside the world's finest golfing countries with numerous courses on offer, many of them of the highest international standard.

Editor's guide to Lifestyle in South Africa

Editor's guide to Lifestyle in South Africa

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Here's an introduction to Expatica's Lifestyle section for South Africa.

Faith groups in Cape Town

Faith groups in Cape Town

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Many expats find connecting with a local faith group provides a sense of community and belonging in a new country. Check out our listing of local churches, mosques and temples in Cape Town.

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