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With 11 official languages, nine distinctive provinces, eight UNESCO World Heritage sites, a complicated history and a diverse population, South Africa is no easy country to get your head around!
There are so many types of holiday to have in South Africa. For instance, you could take a sophisticated food and wine journey through the Cape Winelands, relax at a beach retreat in Durban, spot mighty lions in Kruger National Park, or tour a multitude of museums and historical sites – the list goes on and on.
What’s more, South Africa is one of the best ‘bang-for-your-buck’ holiday destinations in the world.
Our expert guide reveals the best places to stay, where to eat and the attractions you just can't miss in South Africa's 'Mother City'. Make the most of beautiful Cape Town.Read moreabout A first timer's guide to the Mother City
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