Our ambassador, Laurie, shares the discoveries she made in South Africa.
The excitement at its height, the alert look, grounded in the present ... that's how you feel when you find yourself near animals from the most exotics to the most dangerous of the animal kingdom. If you are a nature lover, South Africa will charm you with its great diversity of wildlife and all the activities surrounding it.
Located at the bottom of the African continent, South Africa is bordered by majestic coasts. Absolute surfer paradise with the Atlantic Ocean to the West and Indian to the East bring currents, surfers will surely find the perfect wave at the beaches of Muizenberg, Jeffrey's Bay or Durban. Get ready to share the waves with many seals ... and their main predator, the Great White Shark!
With its various relief, this country offers gorgeous trails providing panoramic views for walkers of all levels. Keep in mind that the world's largest land bird roams freely in South Africa. Be vigilant on the road, the passages of ostriches are frequent!
Enjoy an relax in the sun on one of the many beautiful beaches of South Africa. If you visit the famous Boulders Beach, near the capital Cape Town, keep your eyes opened: you may be visited by an African penguin!
What could possible be better than a safari to complete your adventure in South Africa? Several national parks, including the famous Kruger National Park, will allow you to observe from up very close, and in a single day, the famous Big 5: lions, buffaloes, elephants, rhinos and leopards. Admire the "law of the jungle" to its most natural aspect!