Money Tips for Visitors to South Africa

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Africa is one of the most diverse and exciting places in the world to enjoy a memorable and adventurous vacation. From safari expeditions to experiencing the outdoors through hikes, beaches and mountains, and everything in between, this is one holiday you’ll never forget.

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Traditional Foods of South Africa

In South Africa you can find just about any food you wish for. In just one street in a town in South Africa you can find Italian, Moroccan, Chinese, Portuguese and Indian food, amongst others. You can even have anything from a hamburger to sushi.

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Medical Malpractice Abroad

A surfer rinses off at North Beach in Durban, South Africa.

Being the victim of medical malpractice is always distressing, and if the malpractice occurs when traveling abroad it can be even more of a nightmare. No matter how careful one is accidents or illness can strike anyone in any location, and some individuals intentionally seek treatment abroad in order to have access to particular specialists or procedures that are not available at home.

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Where to travel from South Africa

So you’ve taken in the sights, sounds and smells of South Africa, and are looking to move on to a new destination? The country makes a great base for exploring southern Africa: check out some of our top picks below.

Johannesburg – Victoria Falls

South African Airways offers direct flights from Johannesburg’s O. R. Tambo International Airport to Victoria Falls Airport, which take around 1 hour 40 minutes. The breathtaking natural wonder is located near Livingstone, Zambia – just by the border of Zimbabwe. It is a TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice 2013 winner.

As well as taking in the awe-inspiring sights, you can participate in a host of activities...

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What is Madiba Magic?

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If you were asked to name the person alive today who has the greatest moral authority, and whose name is revered by people all over the planet, then there’s a fair chance you’d answer “Nelson Mandela.” Since his release from prison more than 20 years ago, Mandela has become an iconic figure, a man who succeeded in putting hatred and bitterness behind him and leading his country to freedom as its first democratic president. In South Africa, he is often affectionately referred to by his clan name, “Madiba,” and his enormous influence has become known as “Madiba Magic.” But what actually is this?

South Africa’s healing process was helped along...

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Why Johannesburg is a Great Place to Party

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Johannesburg is the largest city in South Africa, and happily it has a standard of nightlife to match its size. That makes it a fantastic place to party when you’re in the country. Now is a great time to be traveling to the city, as there has recently been a lot of improvement of Jo’burg’s party scene, thanks to some large-scale developments of existing clubs and many new venues being opened. It may be a bit of an outlay to get yourself down to South Africa, but borrowing the cost could be the answer: find a loan calculator online to help you work things out. And once that’s done, there’s every reason to get going as soon as you can!

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