South African wine is becoming one of the most popular New World varieties and this country offers a number of exquisite wines. There is no need to travel all the way to South Africa to taste this wine – a few choice varieties are offered to be sampled at the famous London hotel the Montague on The Gardens.
It wouldn’t be too leftfield to label Cape Town the culinary capital of Africa. It has stiff competition, of course, but the rise of the dining scene here in recent years has catapulted the city into the limelight as one of the up-and-coming culinary destinations worldwide.
There’s something about the culture that has developed in the city that shows a serious foodie commitment.
South Africa is known by its inhabitants as the Rainbow Nation because it holds tremendous pride in its multicultural society, but in truth it exhibits diversity in just about every other area as well.
From the expansive desert of Kalahari to the symphony of wildflowers at Namakwa, via the incredible variety of wildlife at Kruger National Park and the ragged cliff edges and lush hills of the Wild Coast, South Africa is the destination that offers everything a tourist can dream of. Here, we take a look at the 5 reasons to visit South Africa.