5 Good reasons to visit South Africa

South Africa is a country that has glorious beaches, lively people and a wealth of history. Here is a list of some great places to visit and explore when you get there

1 Kruger National Park

There is a lion that sleeps tonight in the mighty jungle. This park is located in the Northern part of the country in the Mpumalanga province. It boasts of being one of the largest game reserves on the continent. One can enjoy safari drives and spotting wildlife which is so delightful for humans of all ages.

2. Durban City

This place is for those who love sand, sea and surf. It is located in the warmest part of the country and has stunning beaches to excite any thrill seeker and is a paradise to those that like to lounge and catch up on some Vitamin D. For ultimate luxury you would have to check out Umhlanga Rocks with its high end resorts.

3. Drakensburg

Fancy some balloon riding and viewing some breathtaking scenery? Then Drakensberg is the place to go.

There is a world famous boys school with a choir of angelic voices. You do need to book months in advance to enjoy the choristers and enjoy some afternoon tea. Drakensburg also offers hikes as it has a lot of valleys and mountains.

4 Cape Town

This place is known as the Mother City. There is an endless list of activities to enjoy in Cape Town including wine tasting and visiting the vineyards and learning the process which happens to produce world class wines. Cape Town is home to table mountains which are named so because of their appearance.

5. Johannesburg

Affection known as Egoli , Johannesburg is known as the city of gold. You get an insight of the hardships during apartheid and find out the fascinating history of the country. There is a vibrant night life and a mix of people in this area.

There are many reasons to visit south Africa and I hope I have enlightened you on a few of those. Do not be too fearful of this country things have improved since the world cup was hosted here.

The country is stunning with such a rich heritage of 11 official languages. Book your trip to SA. You would not regret it


By Nokhukanya Hlazo




About Tony Tokunbo Eteka Fernandez

Tony Tokunbo Eteka Fernandez is an International Award Winner, Published Author & Poet, Broadcast Journalist, MC and Youth Empowerment Consultant . He is also The CEO of AFRICA4U and The Founder of Africans in The Diaspora People also see him as a Cultural and Social entrepreneur, which means he is skilled in working with many different communities, bringing people together in successful focused events. Tony has organised many cultural events …involving both BME and mainstream communities. He is skilled in hosting events that reinforce community cohesion and bringing different kinds of people together. He has organised events in The UK, The U.S.A, Holland, Germany, Romania, Malta and Nigeria and has visited over 22 European Countries. Tony has also organised The Black History Month Celebrations at The UK House of Parliament for over five years in a row He continues to promote the true life and success stories of Africans in Europe and Africans around the world and has organised several small scale literary and awards initiatives aimed at empowering young people. He has also spent time as an International broadcaster and was The Producer and Presenter for AFRICA4U International Radio Talk Show at Reading4u Radio Station for nearly three years. Tony has interviewed high profile Members of Parliament, Distinguished celebrities and some of Africas best musicians including Ivonne Chaka Chaka and Kanda Bongoman. He has also been a guest on BBC Radio on numerous occasions to discuss the community cohesion events he organises at UK House of Parliament and also to recite some of his published work in memory of Nelson Mandela, 50 Years Anniversary of The race relations act and major community issues. Tony has also a Guest on popular Radio stations in Nigeria and The States In the last few years he has been very passionate about Youth empowerment, community cohesion and cultural intelligence. Tony was born in South London and has lived in several parts of England and Nigeria . He started writing at the tender age of nine, a habit he expressed with creative enthusiasm. Tony writes Poetry, short stories and proverbs on personal development. He is currently working on his 4th book which will also be his first novel. He is also into Public Speaking at Special events and Social functions and is a Mentor for young people in the UK Community. He completed a Bachelor of Arts degree at The University of Lagos, Nigeria in English and World Literature. He later went on to attain a teaching qualification at The Frances King International Training Institute, South Kensington London, it was here he studied Teaching English as a Foreign Language. He also studied Web Design at The City University in London. He published his first book in June 1999 called “The Beauty in the Dark” (A Collection of Poetry which received critical acclamation in many circles around the world). .Tony’s aim in life is to inspire the young generation and to encourage the youth to make the very best of their dreams and aspirations,. He published a 2nd book in June 2009 called ” The Sound of Running Water” – A Family gift book of proverbs and quotations on Personal Development and Positive Thinking . In December 2009, he published his 3rd book called “One Moment of Peace”.- A collection of Poetry inspired by personal experiences and spiritual growth. Besides the fact that the Artist has won International online awards, he is mostly inspired by Life experience, love, music and cultural awareness. He was Resident Poet at the 5th London Poetry Festival in 2009 and has been a guest on BBC Radio on very many occassions including The famous Anne Diamond Show. He has also been a guest on a few SKY TV stations and several International Radio Stations around The World
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