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Edito 059 – The Inseparable Couple

First of all, it’s only a two hours’ drive from Johannesburg. Two hours to find yourself in this 550 km² volcanic national park where more than 7000 animals can be found… wild animals that is. The Big Five? Yes, you will find them there. Which is not the case of Malaria that has vanished from […]

Introducing Pilanesberg

You all know of the Kruger Park in South Africa? The biggest park of the country, well-known for its safaris. Yes, certainly. But what do you know of the Pilanesberg National Park? Nothing? The Pilanesberg is a game reserve which extends more than 572km2 in the North West Province in South Africa, approximately 2 hours […]

Cascades Hotel pool at night

Escape the city

When you think safari in South Africa the first name which comes to mind is the Kruger Park. That makes sense because is the jewel of the country. However, other parks can be fit for your safari dream. It depends on how much time you have and your plans. If you plan a short stay, […]

Story of an Empire

Uncontrollable megalomaniac? Worshipped tycoon? Unreasonable careerist ? Sol Kerzner, the founder of Sun City, seems to be so when we see the extent and the size of his empire – this empire that he built from almost scratch. But first, let’s start at beginning. August 23rd, 1935. Sol Kerzner (his real name is Solomon) is […]

Sun City African Suite

Welcome to Wonderland

The legend tells that The Palace Hotel was built in honor of the king of an old civilization settled at the heart of this magnificent valley. Set up on the highest place of the plain, it is the symbol of Sun City where the extravagance was excessively pushed. You will never imagine what waits for […]

Activités Sun City

News from Sun City

My dearest granny, Forgive me if I have not written sooner, but I didn’t have time for myself since we’ve been arrived in South Africa. After Cape Town, the Garden Route and the Kruger Park, we settled down yesterday in Sun City. Mum demanded to come here so she wouldn’t have to take care of […]

One of us: Mimy Kabongo, Leisure Travel Consultant

1- What is your background? I’m Congolese from DRC/Kinshasa where I was born and raised. I came to South Africa in 2008 for a month visit but I fell in love with the country and decided to stay and study here. I applied at university where I was accepted to pursue my studies in tourism and […]