Best of Africa & Top 10

Discover the best of what Southern Africa has to offer, from its wilderness areas and golf courses to its safari lodges.

A dramatic view of the Drakensberg in South Africa.

10 Hidden Treasures in South Africa

By PJ Heymann
30-08-2017

South Africa boasts numerous world-renowned tour destinations, like the Kruger National Park and Cape Town, but venturing off the beaten track can be exceptionally rewarding.

A hot air balloon safari in South Africa.

Best Places in Southern Africa to enjoy a Hot Air Balloon Flight

By PJ Heymann
30-08-2017

For an awe-inspiring bird's eye view of Africa's most spectacular landscapes, opt to take to the skies on a hot air balloon safari. Here are the finest locations to enjoy this endeavor.

A pair of elephant calves follow their mother.

Lisa's Favorite South African Destinations: Part One

By Lisa de Klerk
30-08-2017

African Sky team member Lisa de Klerk has traveled extensively throughout South Africa. Here are some of her favorite destinations, and the treasured memories that made them such.

The world-renowned Leopard Creek Golf Course on the edge of the Kruger National Park.

Top 5 Safari Golf Courses

By Lisa de Klerk
30-08-2017

South Africa offers the opportunity for visitors to combine their golf tour with an unforgettable Big Five safari. Here are the top courses to include in your golfing safari.

A sumptuous outdoor bubble bath at a South African safari lodge.

Top 10 Safari Lodges In South Africa

By PJ Heymann
30-08-2017

South Africa's wilderness areas are home to some of the finest safari lodges on the continent. Here are the top ten lodges as rated by the author.

Small waterfalls in South Africa's scenic Cederberg region.

Top Alternative Destinations

By Lisa de Klerk
30-08-2017

As it is such a captivating country, most travelers return to South Africa for multiple visits. If you've already ticked the big guns off your list, here are some fine alternative destinations for your next trip.

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