How not to be a bumbling tourist

Want to blend in like a local and not betray yourself as a hapless tourist? Look up from your map or smartphone screen and pay more attention.

Best country for travelling solo

Considering factors like safety and happiness, editors of one travel mag have given this country the title of best country for solo, independent travellers.

Bushfire raging near Kruger Park

A bushfire is raging out of control at the Sabi Sands Game Reserve, situated near the Kruger National Park.

Nations vote on Atlantic whale sanctuary

The International Whaling Commission which includes SA is debating a fresh attempt to create a whale sanctuary in the South Atlantic.