South Africa News

Visa regulations for South Africa (including the option of extending a South African visa) depend on the traveler’s specific circumstances and the visa conditions applying to them. It is not possible for foreign citizens to enter or remain in South Africa without a visa unless one holds a passport issued by a visa-exempt country and […]

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Driving is a convenient way to see all of South Africa’s main attractions and appreciate the nation’s stunning landscapes and scenery. Tourists wishing to get behind the wheel should ensure they have a valid license to drive in South Africa and familiarize themselves with the local motoring regulations. This article provides essential information for driving […]

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South Africa is popular with international surfers. Since the 1940s, the country has been one of the world’s best-known surfing locations. There are many famous surf spots along the 2,798 (1,739 mi) km of south African coastline and there are breaks for all levels. While beginners can sign up with one of the many local […]

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South Africa is a popular country among international travelers who are attracted by its diversity, natural beauty, and welcoming people. In order to have a positive experience and a hassle-free time in South Africa, foreign nationals should understand the country’s money. This way, they will ensure to always have access to their funds, budget for […]

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Thulani Mavuso, director-general of Home Affairs of South Africa, has announced great preogress regarding the online visa for South Africa in recent years. Mavuso stated that the new online system had reached the end of its funcional testing period in July 2019. In November 2019, the pilot eVisa program was launched for Kenyan citizens and […]

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The administrative capital of South Africa, Pretoria is a charming city inhabited by diplomats, business people, and civil servants. Visitors will find here a cultural hub with leafy suburbs that brighten up in October and November when the purple jacaranda trees bloom. There is much to see and do in Pretoria, tourists can explore its […]

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Normally, South Africa observes 12 days of public holiday throughout the year. However, 2020 is a special year as there will be an extra day off on August 9th — National Women’s Day. Public holidays in South Africa are regulated in the Public Holiday Act, which also states that when falling on a Sunday, festivities […]

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With over 3.7 million residents, Durban is the third most populous city in South Africa. It is located on the east coast of the country and is famous for its long beaches and being the busiest port in South Africa. It is a surfer’s paradise that presents a pleasant subtropical climate. Since the World Cup […]

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South Africa welcomes millions of international visitors every year and encourages new arrivals. That is why the government is currently testing a new electronic visa to help foreigners obtain a permit to travel to South Africa online in minutes, making holiday planning fast and hassle-free. Of course, the South African authorities have certain travel restrictions […]

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