Travel to South Africa

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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Although many travelers may only think of bright sunshine and extensive beaches when planning what to pack for South Africa, there are a number of essential items you may need for the country depending on the time of year you visit and the purpose of your stay. For example, what to pack for a study […]

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South African and Ethiopian officials are to be permitted visa-free travel between the 2 countries in a major new mutual agreement. Holders of Diplomatic Official and Service passports from both nations can now enter each other’s country without the need to complete a visa application for permission to enter. The announcement made jointly by President […]

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Great news was released concerning travelers who wish to visit South Africa. In late November 2019, an announcement was made by the South African authorities regarding the implementation of visa-free status for 6 countries. Citizens of these countries will be able to enter South Africa without having to apply for a South African visa.Currently, most […]

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South Africa will begin testing their new electronic visa system this November. The goal is to make it easier for foreign visitors to enter the country. The South Africa e-Visa would allow eligible citizens to apply online for an electronic visa to visit South Africa. Applicants would need a valid passport, an email address and […]

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If you are thinking about traveling to South Africa, the most important document you will need is a passport, which should be valid for at least six months from the date of your entry to the country. Regardless of whether you require a visa or not, you also need two completely blank facing pages on […]

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Many foreign nationals are able to apply for a South African consulate visa when preparing to visit South Africa. The visa enables eligible citizens to visit for up to 90 days. Those who overstay their visa are subject to certain consequences. Before regulations changed in 2014, the consequence of overstaying a South African visa entailed […]

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