Much is known about endangered African mammals like the black rhino, addax (white antelope), and cheetah, but what about rare bird species? There are more than 115 species of African birds that are endangered, so don’t delay planning a trip to the continent to see them at these following locations, [...]
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Roughly 1 percent of private equity capital was invested in Sub-Saharan Africa in 2012, with South Africa attracting the greatest volume of that capital. There is however a growing trend toward the newly emerging countries, including Mozambique and Tanzania. While these economies are not as diversified as South Africa, or [...]
President Barack Obama and the First Family spent the weekend in South Africa visiting two cities – the legislative capital, Cape Town and the country’s economic capital, Johannesburg. During his time, the president attended a press conference with President Jacob Zuma before hosting a town hall meeting with young African [...]
Cape Town is South Africa’s legislative capital, and arguably one of the most beautiful cities in the world. It has the ocean, the mountains and the vineyards – all contributing to the laid-back lifestyle those living in the city enjoy. There’s a saying there that people go to Cape Town [...]
There are a lot of resources to figure out where to go and what to take on safari, plenty of articles to tell you how beautiful Victoria Falls is, but how do you get the inside scoop on traveling to Africa if your agenda is all business? Africa.com’s editors are [...]
South Africa is known to have some of the best universities on the continent. Search any global university ranking and you’re likely to find at least two or three South African universities listed. There are many that don’t make the cut but we at Africa.com believe that South Africa offers [...]
Dalberg, the global consulting firm, has been involved with researching how mobile technologies can help developing sectors produce qualified employees. Here, Dalberg looks specifically at the global health sector.
As a native of Cape Town and an avid world traveller, I’ve had the chance to compare the Mother City—as she is affectionately known for being the oldest city in South Africa—with many other cities. She is a hard act to follow!
Slideshow: The Incredible Flowers of Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden in Cape Town, South Africa
Besides safaris and city life, South Africa is home to a great number of sites that are worth checking out. In Cape Town, one of the best is the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden.