It has been described as one of the most dangerous cities on earth, but Winsor Dobbin finds Johannesburg surprisingly vibrant and safe.
The Qantas cabin crew deliver unerring and friendly service on this long-haul from South Africa to Sydney.
Rachel Olding traces the life of a legend through the monuments to his legacy.
There are many cities around the world with a justifiably awful image. But here are 10 that are better than their reputation suggests.
A shinning example of the new South Africa stands where Mandela and other heroes made their mark, writes Sam Vincent.
Sam Vincent witnesses a slow transformation of the inner city, led by property developers and university students.
Greg Baum passes desert and vineyards, wilderness and shanty towns on a train from Cape Town to Johannesburg.
On safari in Limpopo, Rob McFarland learns it's best to keep cool in the face of outsized teenage defiance.