South Africa Flights
South Africa is located towards the southern tip of Africa. It is ranked 25th among the largest countries in the World according to its land area. It is also the 24th most populous country with an approximate population of 53 million people. The country is a multi-ethnic society consisting of several languages, cultures and religions.
A flight from London to South Africa takes approximately 37 hours depending on the airline used. The time taken is also dependant on the city of departure and arrival between the two destinations. There are two major airports used for international flights in South Africa. They include the Cape Town International airport and the Tambo International Airport located in Johannesburg.
Things to do in South Africa
Visit the Hluhluwe and Imfolozi National Park. It is the oldest Game Reserve in the country. It is popularly known for the largest black and white rhinos.
Take an enjoyable River Cruise. Enjoy the sight of crocodiles and hippos from the safety of your platoon boat.
Go kayaking with crocodiles. Be more adventurous by skipping the platoon boat and enjoy kayaking in the river. You will enjoy the fiberglass separation with over 900 hippos and 1200 crocodiles. However, the water is averagely 1 meter deep and you are likely not to spot any of these dangerous animals.
Adventure in Cango Caves. They are the oldest tourist attractions in the country. You will enjoy walking beautifully through the massive chambers of the caves. If you are more adventurous, you can take part in the adventure tour that involves passing through narrow passageways of close to 26 centimetres.
Stay in a tree house. It is often an eco-friendly idea going for tree-house lodging in South Africa. You can choose to stay at Teniqua treetops, Jaci’s Tree Lodge, Sycamore Ave or Pezulu Tree-House Game Lodge among others.
Swim with penguins. Boulders Beach is the perfect destination for swimming with penguins. It is a real thrill when penguins sit on your beach towel or dart around your legs.
Hotels in South Africa
Cape Grace. It is located in Cape Town and is a true representation of luxury in a new light. It is nestled between the yacht marina and the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront. It is a sanctuary for contemporary, traditional and sophisticated comfort. Its interiors are furnished with original antiques and engaging artefacts that are a true representation of local history.
The Winston Hotel. It is located in Melrose. It represents an eclectic mixture of a contemporary edge with that of a modern colonial chic. It has thirty guest rooms styled in ‘La Bijou’, ‘English Country’ or ‘Royal Safari’. Additional facilities include a commissioner Bar and Restaurant as well as a lounge.
The Paxton Hotel. It is located in the Eastern Cape. It offers top class accommodation for travellers and holidaymakers. It has excellent accommodation services protected by a unique key security card system. Each room has a private bathroom, telephone facilities, colour TV, in-room e-mail among other facilities. The rooms provide visitors with spectacular views of the environment.