A tiny town in South Africa has been the nerve centre of the ostrich farming industry for more than 150 years.
Sometimes, a wildlife encounter can seem too picture perfect to be true ... yet it is.
On South Africa's southern whale coast, botanist Sean Privett is talking about fire with a level of excitement.
Departing Sydney before midday, the sun never sets on this flight.
OUR FAMILY OF THREE IS VISITING PRETORIA NEXT JUNE/JULY. WE WOULD LIKE TO EXTEND OUR VISIT AND ARE CONSIDERING CAPE TOWN, KRUGER AND VICTORIA FALLS. ANY OTHER MUST-SEES OR ANY SAFETY AND HEALTH CONCERNS? J. HOWARD, MITCHAM VIC
This 1600-km journey takes more than 30 hours. And I wish it was even longer.
A luxury sarfari where things can turn a bit barbaric.
This spectacular hotel offers amazing views, and its floor-to-ceiling windows make it a shimmering night-time landmark.
A country with a dark past, modern South Africa is now a vibrant and exciting country - as seen during the 2012 FIFA World Cup. There is natural beauty in abundance; incredible wildlife experiences in Kruger National Park; and diverse cities such as Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban. Recent history is not hidden, but acknowledged through places such as the unforgettable Apartheid museum and Robben Island.