Save On Mango Flights Between Johannesburg and Cape Town

Domestic flights between Johannesburg and Cape Town remain one of the most popular routes in the local aviation industry. This is why there are so many airlines that amp up the competition in the sector, and vying for your business. However, as South African consumers continue to become even more savvy, they are looking past all the marketing hoopla to get to the real deals and demand the best value for money. At Mango Airlines, this leading South African low cost carrier is taking the…

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Table Mountain – An Ecological Marvel of South Africa

Table Mountain, which overlooks the city of Cape Town in South Africa, is a level plateau that stretches approximately 2 miles from one side to the other. For centuries, reaching the top of the mountain was something of an arduous journey. Thus, in the latter part of the 1870s, it was suggested that a railway line should be built to carry passengers to the summit. Plans were implemented, however, work ceased at the outbreak of the Anglo-Boer war in 1899. Not until 1912 was the…

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12 Top Reasons to Visit South Africa – Now!

With the UK pound hitting on an all-time high in exchange rates against the South African rand, for the Brits, there’s never been a more affordable time to visit South Africa. Good value is one thing, but there is a lot more on offer, too. The reasons to visit South Africa right now? It represents great value. As mentioned, sterling has reached an all-time high against the South African currency, whereby £1 is currently worth over R20. That’s moved up from a little shy of…

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Winemaker B&Bs in South Africa’s Cape Wine Route

Basse Provence Main Road, Franschhoek Among the original farms which was given to the settlers – the Huguenots – in Franschhoek, which translates to “French corner”, was Provence, after the French had fled from their own country back in 1688. These days, one of the top B&B deals in the area is any one of the four beautiful cottages of the Basse Provence. They’re not precisely a luxurious affair, but certainly comfortable and cosy, and you’ll not get five-star treatment here which you would if…

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