tourist attractions

 

The road less travelled

Kevin Davie

Kevin Davie's experience of Limpopo and Mpumalanga bike routes, following tracks seldom travelled, like old wagon routes and prospector's trails.

The show goes on

Teri Grenert

Three years after hurricane Katrina, New Orleans is mounting­ the United States's biggest biennial of modern art. Teri Grenert reports.

Nomad's land

Nic Maes

Far from the package resorts of the Red Sea and Luxor, a spectacular eco lodge at Siwa provides a haven of style and romance in the Sahara.

Philly gets its groove back

Tom Hall

It's just 140km from New York, but Philadephia is finally stepping out of the Big Apple's shadow -- and its baseball team is better too.

The Golden Arches

Everjoice J Win

The trick to enjoying a tour of Rome is to avoid the organised tour buses with Americans, particularly the ones who come from small towns.

Dark heart of Morocco

Tahir Shah

Arriving in Fes, the only medieval Arab city that is still intact, is like being catapulted back in time. Tahir Shah is spellbound.

Hands-on safari

Britt Collins

The Van der Merwe family share their Namibian home with 400 animals and, occasionally, Angelina Jolie. Britt Collins reports.

Survivor Waterberg

Nicole Johnston

Nicole Johnston goes on a survival course with author Lee Gutteridge and learns about the birds and the bees and the plants and the trees.

Travels in Thailand

Oupa Nkosi

It's not surprising tourism is Thailand's number-one employment generator. It's amazing to walk down the street at any time of the day without fear.