Johannesburg to Cape Town: Have Some Fun Along the N1

by Adriëtte le Roux on 16 November 2021

The N1 between Johannesburg and Cape Town is by far the fastest way to get from the Golden City to the Mother City if you’re travelling by car. Have a look at TravelGround’s recommendations for stops along the N1 that could just make the trip that much more of a jol.

Discover South Africa’s Blue Flag Beaches

by Ingrid Heydenrych on 29 October 2021

Sandy toes, salty air and tasty ice cream ─ it’s summertime and the masses are migrating to the South African shore. But do you know why blue flags are planted at some of the beaches we all frequent? The Wildlife and Environment Society of South Africa awards annual Blue Flag status to beaches dotted along […]

13 Jacuzzi Suites for Gauteng Urbanites

by Jana Barnard on 22 September 2021

We get so caught up in our professional lives and city traffic that we rarely set aside time to just appreciate each other, or to simply be. Come weekend, a long drive to the countryside or coast leaves little energy for closeness. Sometimes we just need a place that’s near enough to be able to […]

Stargazing in Sutherland: visit the white dwarves and the red giants

by Herman Botha on 19 August 2021

Is your only glimpse of the Milky Way that time your toddler hurled his vanilla shake from Milky Lane all the way to the other side of the food court? Maybe you think Sutherland is a snowy town too far, far away for a getaway. Or maybe you just haven’t had the chance to experience […]

Wood-fired hot tubs in the Western Cape

by Danielle Terblanche on 22 July 2021

What is better than soaking in a self-prepared wood-fired hot tub with your mates and admiring the breathtaking environment around you? Wood-fired hot tubs are one of the most popular amenities nowadays and we can see why! TravelGround has rounded up twenty gorgeous stays in the Western Cape where you can escape the city and […]

Escape the city for less

by Nanje Lourens on 24 June 2021

How is it already June? On the one hand it feels like the first part of the year has flown by, and on the other hand it’s been a rough couple of months and we’re all in need of a breather. The summer weather made space for autumn leaves, and now the colder months of […]

Have You Visited These South African World Heritage Sites?

by Adriëtte le Roux on 31 May 2021

Do you know what South Africa’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites are? Have you visited them? Read along to learn more about these marvels and where to stay when visiting them.

A Guide to South Africa’s Winter Destinations

by Ankia Wolf on 28 April 2021

For a country in the sunny Southern Hemisphere, South Africa sure has an abundance of idyllic winter destinations to suit every traveller. We’ve rounded up some of South Africans’ favourite destinations during the winter season. It’s time to start planning your ideal winter holiday! Escape the cold – beach and spa stays When it comes […]

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