Franschhoek shines in winter

Katherine Graham discovers that the colder months are often the best time for wanderlust, especially if you're exploring a town like Franschhoek in your own back yard.

From grain to a gallery

On Cape Town's Waterfront the world's biggest museum of contemporary art is being carved from a conglomeration of concrete tubes nine storeys high.

The Boomslang explained

Heard so much about the 'Boomslang' Tree Canopy Walkway at Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden? Here's all you need to know about visiting this remarkable new attraction...

Safari in style

Looking for a sensational safari escape in South Africa? With hundreds of lodges competing for your travelling rands, we asked an expert for his five favourite bush boltholes...