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Southern African Travel Blog

Southern African Travel Blog is a fresh and up-to-date travel blog where you can find local information about where to stay in Southern Africa. We cover destinations such as hotels, resorts, game and safari lodges, as well as guest houses and conferencing venues. We rely on contributors, like travellers and industry members, to supply us with relevant updates and information from their most recent experiences and destinations visited.

Cape Town’s Hidden Gems

September 4th, 2017|

Cape Town’s Hidden Gems: Musn’t Miss Spots People Often Miss No matter how popular a destination, there’s always a few hidden secrets that simply don’t get the attention they deserve. Fortunately, you

The eco-friendly tourist

August 26th, 2017|

The eco-friendly tourist and you: take fond memories and leave no mark “Take nothing but pictures, leave nothing but footprints, kill nothing but time.” The saying is famous, and nowhere does it

Cape Town

August 24th, 2017|

Making the RIGHT Splash in Cape Town It’s no secret that Africa is a dry land, some of her countries more so than others. Cape Town, South Africa’s Mother City, is experiencing

Go Touch Down Travel Tips

August 22nd, 2017|

Tuesday Travel Tips: Keep yourself safe when adventuring. There’s nothing like travel to awaken your sense of adventure, and help you see the world a little differently. Using a responsible tour operator

Soweto Tours and street art

August 21st, 2017|

The vibrant street art of Soweto, and South Africa’s other charms. You know you’re a born artist when you look at the world and see only a canvas for what lies inside

Cradle of Humankind

August 20th, 2017|

Return to the Cradle of Humankind Add a unique twist to your African experience and return to where life started. Go Touch Down Travel offers special excursions to Maropeng, the ‘Cradle of

Botswana The Hidden Gem

August 19th, 2017|

Botswana: Africa’s Hidden Gem Twice the size of France, but often neglected for thought among the 58 countries that make up the thriving African continent, Botswana showcases it all: rich animal life,

Hidden Valley – Stellenbosch

June 30th, 2017|

Spend a night in the Hidden Valley Escape the bustle of city living and embrace your own secluded nest mere steps from one of Stellenbosch’s premier wine farms with Mantis Owners’ Collection’s

Go Touch Down Adventure tours

June 28th, 2017|

Head into Adventure with Go Touch Down Tours! Refresh your mind and spirit with an adrenaline-packed tour through the exquisite Garden Route of Cape Town. Soak in the beauty while adrenaline pumps

Rovos Rail with Go Touch Down

June 28th, 2017|

Africa’s hidden treasure: the Rovos Railway. How do you improve on the adventure of a lifetime? An exhilarating African safari may leave you with some of the best memories of your life,

Botswana on a budget

May 29th, 2017|

Botswana on a budget- youth travel in the land of empty skies and warm hearts.   Visit the land of the Okavango Delta, of San culture and elephants…. Africa’s greatest success story,

Botswana budget youth travel

May 29th, 2017|

Botswana on a budget- youth travel in the land of empty skies and warm hearts. Visit the land of the Okavango Delta, of San culture and elephants…. Africa’s greatest success story, rich

Victoria Falls

May 2nd, 2017|

Victoria Falls: The Adventure of a Lifetime in a day. Have you been considering a trip to this iconic African landmark? Let Acacia Africa help you 'get your adrenaline surge on' for