• 10 reasons why it’s time you went to South Africa

    South Africa is diverse in more ways than one. The ‘Rainbow Nation’ is a land of opportunity when it comes to unique travel experiences, incredible views, beaches, unforgettable safaris and PENGUINS! We countdown the top 10 reasons why it’s time you went to South Africa, you best go buy yourself a safari hat…

    The Views

    It may require a bit of sweat to see them, but it’s so worth it! If you’re in Cape Town, head to Lion’s Head for unbelievable views of Table Mountain, the Twelve Apostles (obviously not the ones in Australia, South Africa has their own!) ,

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  • One Week in the Mother-City

    Today’s post is brought to you by Emma Neely, a recent Michigan State grad and previously an STA Travel Student Ambassador. Earlier this summer, Emma won the GoAbroad.com “Win the World” contest and spent her summer in several travel programs in South Africa. Today she shares some tips about her experience, and how you can make the most of a week in Cape Town!
    From beaches to braai’s (South African barbecue, FYI) here’s a list of Cape Town’s top tourist and local attractions that are must-sees for a one-week trip to the Mother City.

    Sunday

    Say Molo or Sawubona to

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