Things You Never Thought You Could Buy On Black Friday

As Black Friday continues to grow as one of the best supported sales of the year, more and more retailers and travel operators are hopping on board to boost their profits. As a result, there have been some rather unusual items up for grabs from ridiculously cheap international flight specials to bizarre objects for the world traveller that came in the form of a doormat that says “I love you” in different world languages! If you’re into any of the following things, Black Friday 2019…

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See SA’s Wildlife on Horseback

Most local South African travellers have safaris near the top of their bucket list, no matter how many times they’ve enjoyed the hospitality of the African bush. For international travellers these wild excursions are the first thing that springs to mind. While we never tire of our usual outings into the wilderness, South Africa offers a wealth of less common ways to enjoy wildlife experiences. Not least of these is the opportunity to embark on a variety of horseback trails among the wild animals. If…

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Travel Wise | Weather & Wildlife In South Africa

Traveling to South Africa for the first time puts you in a unique position to experience a few surprises. Some might be pleasant, others not so much. If you have already sussed out the flights with South African Airways and you’re planning your upcoming trip, you might want to spend some time looking into the country’s unique weather, roads, and wildlife situation. This will ensure that you aren’t taken by surprise when the weather suddenly doesn’t match up to what you have read about it,…

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Go Beyond Hiking In The Drakensberg

The Drakensberg certainly deserves its reputation for being home to some of the best hiking trails in South Africa. You can amble through the scenic lowlands of Rainbow Gorge near Bergville or challenge yourself with a chain-assisted clamber to the top of the amphitheatre at the Sentinel. With over 1000km to explore, you’ll find no shortage of easy walks or testing multi-day challenges if you’re prepared to go to any lengths to make the most of this scenic and diverse area. Thanks to its central…

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The Best Off-The-Grid Spots In South Africa

Have you had enough of the traffic, technology and noise of everyday existence in the 21st century? Fortunately, South Africa has a wealth of destinations that offer true relaxation, solitude and opportunities to unwind. You can go so much further with cheap car hire and Kulula flight prices mean you get more bang for your buck when you fly to any of the major centres near your chosen destination. Let’s take a look at what your options are for off the grid experiences that bring…

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7 Of The Most Common Items Left Behind In Hotel Rooms

We all know the drill. Months before you leave on your holiday you’ve done your flysafair bookings, reserved your hotel and activities and planned your car hire. Your bag is packed a day or two before you leave, and all your travel documents are good to go and stored neatly in one place. If only the same could be said for our return journey. Let’s face it, packing to go home is nowhere near the top of your priority list as your holiday clock winds…

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10 of the Best Places to Visit in 2019 and Why

We all like to travel a little differently. Some like to laze the hours away sipping on a cocktail on a tropical island, while others like to explore the mysterious unknown of historical ruins. Some even like to risk their lives clamouring through almost-untouched jungles or hurling themselves off a bridge above some of the world’s most breath-taking waterfalls. All of these adventures are reason enough to book Mango flights and get ready to set off to the next exciting destination in South Africa, but…

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Top 10 Up-and-Coming Reasons To Book Your Flight To Cape Town Right Now

Cape Town is filled with year-round attractions for locals and travellers alike, with every time of the year bringing its own appeal. While you don’t need a reason to visit the Mother City, these incredible events are as good an excuse as any to book a flight to Cape Town, sooner rather than later.   Here’s a month-by-month overview of what’s going down in Cape Town for the rest of 2019. For What’s Left of March Cape Town Cycle Tour fever will be in full swing…

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FlySafair And Go Mountain Biking On The Great Kei Trek In East London

Book your FlySafair flights, grab your mountain bike and ready yourself for the MTB experience of a lifetime at the Great Kei Trek 2019! If you are an avid supporter of mountain biking then thisshould need no intro’, but for those who aren’t familiar with this one, the Great Kei Trek will be hosted from the 2nd to the 4th of May this year in the Eastern Cape. Great Kei Trek 2019 The Great Kei Trek, the race that’s not a race, presents riders with…

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Wing Your Way to the Best Buffets Around with SAA Flights to Johannesburg

Are you flying in to OR Tambo Airport for a few days in Johannesburg before catching your domestic flights on SAA to Cape Town, Durban or Mpumalanga’s top wildlife hotpots? Are you looking for a quick and easy bite after a busy day exploring the Witwatersrand sights during your break? Chances are you don’t know where to find the best restaurants in town. There’s nothing like a buffet if you’re looking for variety to suit every member of the family as well as excellent bang…

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