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Manaus is best known as a stopover for travellers on the way to and from eco tours in Brazil's Amazon rainforest.
An overly-handsome waiter, a snoring girlfriend and the sea being too blue are among some of the bizarre complaints made to hotel staff.
Japanese holidaymakers were gearing up on Friday for a jumble of public holidays when an estimated 22.4 million travellers are expected to collectively spend $8.5-billion.
The SA Airways reinstated flights to Blantyre, Malawi, on Wednesday. The flights had been temporarily paused due to runway repairs and maintenance. takes a tour around the city which reveals the story behind some of its most famous buildings and streets.
Taiwan-born Ming-Cheau Lin has called South Africa home ever since her family moved to Bloemfontein when she was three years old.
Waking up to an extra smoggy morning after a night of fireworks.
As billions around the world welcome in the Year of the Horse for Chinese New Year, it will be business as usual for many Chinese business owners living in South Africa.
Chinese New Year is this South African's favourite holiday -- let’s just say it has something to do with pigs.
I don’t remember when I first started dreaming of Tibet.
There are just a few days to go before the Chinese Lunar New Year on the 31st of January.
Sixty years after Humphrey Bogart steered her through crocodile-infested waters, the African Queen is back plying the Nile.
Tourism bosses say South Africa has had one of its best holiday seasons and Cape Town has been a magnet that drew tourists to the country.
Passenger numbers are increasing at the OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg as the festive season sets in, an official said on Thursday.
It’s that time of year again when South Africans take a few days off to rest, relax and celebrate achievements of the past year.
A total of 3.285-million travellers‚ both arrivals and departures‚ passed through South African ports of entry in July 2013‚ Statistics SA said on Monday.
South Africa’s Waterberg region is a Unesco protected biosphere and is situated in Limpopo province, about two hours north of Johannesburg.
Foreign tourists' unpaid hospital bills cost the state about 700 million baht per year, according to the health ministry
As desertification creeps into parts of the world, a rare stretch of sand in Canada's vast western plains is oddly doing the reverse -- slowly sprouting with vegetation.
Perched away from the world on the rocky southern tip of Africa, the town of Hermanus rose to global whale-watching renown almost by chance. would like to send you push notifications.
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