Travelling to South Africa
International visitors to South Africa’s Kruger National Park can put their holiday snaps
to good use capturing images of cheetah and African wild dogs to help count the
animals in the reserve, which is home to the largest protected population of cheetahs
and wild dogs in South Africa.
Homing one third of the world’s 10 000 succulent species, 85 500 hectares of the
Succulent Karoo region now falls under the protection of the National Environmental
Management: Protected Areas Act as the Knersvlakte Nature Reserve.
It's "flower safari" time as South Africa's West Coast National Park prepares for its annual influx of visitors, come to see the spectacular spring flower displays that take place every August and September.
South Africa has been rated as offering the cheapest average rate per 100 kilometres of bus, train and air travel out of 51 countries in online platform GoEuro's Worldwide Transportation Price Index.
In response to "tremendous growth" in demand for premium travel on the continent, South African Airways is adding to an already extensive African schedule by increasing its flights between Johannesburg and Lagos - all on its Airbus aircraft, which offer lie-flat seats in business class.
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