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The Drive South Africa Blog

Toyota Land Cruiser VS Ford Ranger For a Self-Drive Safari

Rivals. The great rivalries of our world have shaped generations and pushed the growth of our technology space. Rivalries and competition are what drives for lower prices and better…

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Experience South Africa’s Best destinations - at a fraction of the price

As South Africa’s lockdown regulations ease to level two, online travel company Discover Africa aims to get South African’s exploring again by launching Deals 2 Discover –…

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Cape Town Events That Will Continue In 2021

Since lockdown was enforced in March, I’ve been working from home and have had limited contact with the outside world. Don’t get me wrong it is fantastic to catch up on all those binge-worthy…

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South Africa For a Staycation This Year

With the COVID19 ruin plans for most, cancelling flights and trips abroad. You are now wondering if you should risk travelling abroad once borders open up again. Well, I can’t tell…

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Advice For Going Camping With Little Kids

So you’ve decided to take your family on a camping trip, whether it is because you (desperately) need some sort of break, the kids have been nagging you to go for what seems like forever,…

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Self-driving the Garden Route

The Garden Route is arguably the most beautiful scenic route in South Africa. With lots of cultures and natural beauty filling your journey, it is certainly not to be missed. And self-driving…

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What You Can Experience in Johannesburg & Pretoria on Your Next Holiday

Johannesburg is the vibrant heart of South Africa and Pretoria is the Administrative Capital and together they form the multi-cultural, multi-lingual powerhouse of Africa. They…

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Blue Train vs Rovos Rail

If it’s romance you’re after, why not indulge and take your partner on a classic journey across Africa in one of these luxury trains with lavish sleeping carriages, delicious cuisine,…

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Five Days On a Cape Town Vacation

Cape Town is renowned for its beauty, being voted one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Its no wonder we welcome just short of 2 million visitors per year. And when people come…

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4x4 Self-Drive From Cape Town to Botswana

There are very few things that get me more fired up than planning a road trip to my favourite destinations and everyone I know will vouch for this. Taking on the big open road, whether…

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