Visiting South Africa? Here are tips for travelling like a local

Visiting South Africa? Here are tips for travelling like a local

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[ad_1] More and more travellers to South Africa want a local experience. This means that they want to engage more with locals, enjoy their cuisines and visit hidden gems that only South Africans know.  Those local experiences that foreign travellers experience is what makes South Africa one of the destinations to visit. Here are some ways to travel like a local when in South Africa:  Chat to the locals  Travellers often say how warm and friendly South African people are, which is why they should not shy away from striking a conversation with them.  Engaging with locals helps foreigners to understand the customs and traditions. You never know what you may discover when you speak with them.    Learn the lingo  You do not have the full South African experience…
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The trends of travelling as a millennial

The trends of travelling as a millennial

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[ad_1] The innovative, modern, trendy, chic, and eco-friendly Signature Lux Hotel, Sandton opened its doors for the first time on African soil on 10 June 2017 in Sandton, Johannesburg. Signature Lux Hotel, Sandton offers features and services that, until recently, were only available in the millennial travellers’ dreams. Millennials, also commonly known as Generation Y, are said to travel more than any other generation. Travelling is viewed as a necessity and a crucial part of life rather than an added luxury. While other generations opt to save and splurge on travelling less often, studies have revealed that the average millennial is finding ways to travel more than once a year. Being the most travelled generation there’s no surprise that the hotel industry is constantly looking at new concepts and ideas…
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Why travelling local is a good idea

Why travelling local is a good idea

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[ad_1] Local travel can be as exciting as an international adventure. Siphesihle Penny Ndlela, the owner of Soul Traveller, said South Africa is an attractive destination that local should explore.  She recently launched Soul Traveller Tours that is pioneering group travel in Africa and changing the face of domestic tourism in South Africa. “Soul Traveller Tours is the result of a collaboration with Thebe Tourism Group, who are committed to rejuvenating domestic travel as a means of local economic growth. “With more than 70% of domestic travel in South Africa accounted to visiting friends and relatives, there is an opportunity to grow leisure travel where people choose to have an holiday in their own country,” she said. While Ndlela understands the drawbacks of why many South Africans prefer international over…
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Naked travelling couple has everyone in a frenzy over holiday snaps

Naked travelling couple has everyone in a frenzy over holiday snaps

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[ad_1] “Currently traveling the world as naked as possible” reads the Instagram bio of two nudist travellers named Nick and Lins from Naked Wanderings. The Belgian couple in their 30s have started travelling in a rather unconventional way that it has now taken the internet by storm.  Picture: Naked Wanderings/InstagramThey holiday in the nude, covering their genitalia in some cleverly posed pictures. From  wearing only a Naked Wanderings banner in Greece to watching the sea at Otok Murter, Kroatien in the nude, their travels are aimed at promoting naturism or nudism, especially at places around the world that allow it.  According to their website, Naked Wanderings, the pair said the idea started in the summer of 2016 while they visited a couple of naturist campings on a trip through France…
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