Aloft in Bohemia

Our stay at Bohemian Lofts was a truly soulful one, we absorbed the urban and bohemian feel of Cape Town. It’s located in the very trendy Observatory (Corner of Trill & lower main road) and should definitely be pinned on your travel map. Bohemian Loft backpackers is a definitely a MUST stay and truly a diamond in the rough kind of beauty. With a balcony overlooking probably the busiest street in Observatory, you can sit and enjoy your cup of coffee or glass of wine, seeing the world pass by. The owner (Jenny) really has a heart-warming and laidback approach […]

I Left a Piece of my Heart in Soweto

A piece of my heart belongs to Soweto. A place of interesting people, authentic South African culture and a surprising sense of peace. With Lebo’s Soweto Backpackers as my base, I had an unforgettable experience which is not always easy to describe in words. But after reading about my experience, I hope many will be inspired to go and see it for themselves. The massive township of Soweto is a well-known landmark of South Africa, both for its deep roots in the struggle for democracy and also for its vibrant mix of cultures found here. So, with my slight scepticism […]

Cape Town

Cape TownWestern Cape, South Africa Information Map Accommodation Activities Buy Bus Ticket Gallery Information Cape Town, affectionately known as the Mother City by locals, certainly needs no introduction. As one of the most popular and beautiful holiday destinations in the world (as voted by various travel authorities internationally), Cape Town is the busiest tourism hotspot on the entire African continent. It is instantly recognisable by it’s most famous natural feature, Table Mountain, as a backdrop to the city centre. Situated close to the most south-western tip of Africa, Cape Town has a rich history spanning back to the late 15th […]

Port Elizabeth

Port ElizabethEastern Cape, South Africa Information Map Accommodation Activities Buy Bus Ticket Gallery Information Known as the “Friendly City”, Port Elizabeth is located on the south-eastern coast, 763 km east of Cape Town. A superb value-for-money holiday base, Port Elizabeth offers a diverse selection of attractions as a family-fun holiday destination including scenic nature trails, historic heritage, magnificent wildlife, cultural experiences and countless water sport activities.Algoa Bay’s 40 km of breath-taking coastline boasts a perfect combination of warm water, protected beaches and is complemented by Port Elizabeth’s wonderful climate, which has been rated as having the fourth best weather of […]

Once in Joburg

Once in Joburg Description Gallery Map Activities Description Once in a Lifetime ExperienceSituated in Braamfontein, Once in Joburg is an All Star Hostel, providing that same fun and vibrant atmosphere as our other hostel Once in Cape Town.Our shared dorms fit no more than 4 people, either mixed or female-only, with en-suite bathrooms with shower, toilet and basin. You will sleep in our custom made beds, including a locker with a charging facility for your electronics and a reading light.Several types of private rooms are also available, including Double Beds, Twin Rooms, Triple and even family-size. 4-Star Hotel facilities are […]

Orlando Towers Adrenaline Rush

Orlando Towers Adrenaline Rush Description Gallery Map Description A Swing and a JumpTrying to blow-dry your hair in an ecologically responsible way? Fan of Nitro Circus and you want some action yourself? Then go up the Orlando Towers in Soweto for the jump of a lifetime! The hugely adrenaline-intensive bungee jump from Orlando Towers in Soweto, near Johannesburg, is the first one in the world to be set up between the cooling towers of a power station. A disused power station, of course. Bungee jumping from a working power station would be extreme indeed.From 100 metres up the tower you […]

Soweto and Johannesburg Tour

Soweto and Johannesburg Tour Description Gallery Map Description See Soweto and JoziSoweto consists of a community of extremes. On the one hand there is abject poverty and on the other hand there is extraordinary wealth in the upper class suburbs such as Diepkloof Extension and Selection Park. Some of the houses in that area sell for over one and two million rands. Today Soweto is the largest Black residential area in South Africa and has a population of more than 3.5 Million people with the land in extent of 120KM squared. There is a visible development since 1994 (Post Apartheid […]

Cape Town Evening Tour

Cape Town Evening Tour Description Gallery Map Description The City by NightThe only thing better than Cape Town during the day, is Cape Town at night! Check out all the awesome nightlife spots and watering holes and see the city come alive with lights, music and events!HIGHLIGHTS                            Cape Town City OrientationSunset at Signal HillLong StreetCamps BayBloubergWi-Fi on board Gallery Map Enquire Now Customer Rating Cape Town Evening Tour ★★★★★ 5 1 5 1 Share on Social Media 00000 Our Latest Reviews Fun! Cape Town Evening Tour September 13, 2017 ★★★★★ 5 5 1 “Was a epic experience for myself and my […]

Cape Town Township Tour

Cape Town Township Tour Description Gallery Map Description See Township LifeTake a tour of some of South Africa’s oldest and most unique townships with this tour, and see how the community members live, strive and thrive!HIGHLIGHTSDistrict Six, District Six Museum (closed on Sundays)Langa (oldest formal township)Community school / crècheShebeen (option to taste traditional beer)Khayelitsha (largest township)Meet township entrepreneursCharismatic church service (Sunday mornings)Wi-Fi on board Gallery Map Enquire Now Customer Rating Cape Town Township Tour ★★★★★ 5 1 5 1 Share on Social Media 00000 Our Latest Reviews Wonderful Cape Town Township Tour September 13, 2017 ★★★★★ 5 5 1 “Was […]

Best of the Cape Tour

Best of the Cape Tour Description Gallery Map Description The Great EsCape!Experience the ups, downs, swerves and curves of Cape Town with this amazing tour of all the sights and sounds of the Peninsula and beyond!HIGHLIGHTSThe PeninsulaClifton & Camps BayTwelve Apostles Mountain RangeLlandudnoHout BayChapman’s Peak DriveNoordhoekOstrich viewingCape PointCape of Good Hope Nature ReservePenguin colony (optional)Simons TownKalk BayMuizenbergFalse BayThe Wine RouteStellenbosch orientationWine tastingCellar TourOpportunity to purchase wineCheese-tastingWi-Fi on board Gallery Map Enquire Now Customer Rating Best of the Cape Tour ★★★★★ 5 1 5 1 Share on Social Media 00000 Our Latest Reviews Absolutely Breathtaking Best of the Cape Tour September […]