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Hermanus, the world's foremost land based whale watching destination, is a thriving holiday resort offering residents and holiday makers all modern amenities, yet retaining its fisherman's village charm. The popular resort town of Hermanus, situated between mountain and sea, has gained world-wide recognition as the world's foremost land based whale watching destination. This has resulted in the former fishing village showing a tremendous growth over the last few years.

All the Major Dam levels in the Western Cape - June 2018

All the Major Dam levels in the Western Cape - June 2018

The Western Cape is experiencing its worst drought and most regions have water restrictions. Find out about the current dam levels and the different levels of water restrictions in the Western Cape province.

Cape Town dam levels have risen to 38.1% over the last week (11 - 18 June 2018), which is an incredible increase of almost 7% compared to the reading taken last Monday.

My top 10 Nelson Mandela's Quotes in 2018

My top 10 Nelson Mandela's Quotes in 2018

July 2018 marks the centenary of the birth of Nelson Mandela. This provides a unique opportunity for people around the world to reflect on his life and times and to promote his legacy. In 2018 the Nelson Mandela Foundation will seek to create appropriate platforms for such engagement.

Welcome address by Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom at Africa’s Travel Indaba

Welcome address by Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom at Africa’s Travel Indaba

This is what Africa is all about: people with energy and spirit coming together, performing with vibrancy, expressing our culture and history in a most compelling way. And there’s more to come!

Africa's Travel Indaba 2018 statistics

Africa's Travel Indaba 2018 statistics

In total, more than 7000 representatives delegates from 80 countries visited Africa’s Travel Indaba in 2018!  Africa’s Travel Indaba consists of four distinct groups of delegates – exhibitors, buyers, media and various stakeholders, policymakers and interest groups which make up this vibrant sector.

Africa’s Travel Indaba 2018 gets a taste of Madiba Magic

Africa’s Travel Indaba 2018 gets a taste of Madiba Magic

In celebration of African art, song and memory, renowned South African playwright and artistic director of the Market Theatre, James Ngcobo, has produced a stellar showcase of the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela in celebration of the former statesman’s 100th birthday.

Google unveiled its new Gmail design on the 25th of April 2018, which features a modern and clean look.

Google unveiled its new Gmail design on the 25th of April 2018, which features a modern and clean look.

Old Gmail vs New Gmail – And How to enable the new Gmail right now

Beyond the new design, smart replies, and email snooze features that regular Gmail users will enjoy, Google is adding in some smart business-focused features designed to improve productivity, security, and manage the sharing of emails.

WTM Africa 2018 celebrates a phenomenal three days! 18 - 20 April

WTM Africa 2018 celebrates a phenomenal three days! 18 - 20 April

A fitting tribute to the potential of tourism in Africa, WTM Africa 2018 has closed its doors to its most successful exhibition to date, with attendees from all over the world, with a 6% increase in pre-scheduled appointments on last year, and a marked growth in exhibitors on previous years.

Cape Malay Lamb Curry recipe

Cape Malay Lamb Curry recipe

Make your own spicy and delicious Cape Malay Curry – this recipe is great for these chilly rainy nights we’ve been having.

The famous Hermanus Cliff Path

The famous Hermanus Cliff Path

The Hermanus cliff path hugs the coastline and offers a 12km path for walkers and hikers alike. Start near the new harbour and enjoy a visual journey along the beautiful rugged coastline to Grotto beach, this path offers many benches to sit and watch the whales or to enjoy ocean views.

The Overstrand municipality implements Level 1B Water Restrictions from 1 March

The Overstrand municipality implements Level 1B Water Restrictions from 1 March

Overstrand Municipality will implement level 1B water restrictions from 1 March 2018 in the Greater Hermanus area (i.e. from Benguela Cove to Voëlklip).

Can You Train A Cat?

Can You Train A Cat?

If it's a kitten you're bringing home, make sure you start a grooming routine early. Bathing, brushing, and trimming claws will be an event to look forward to, rather than something to dread. 

10 Surprisingly Quick And Easy Ways To Feel Happier!

10 Surprisingly Quick And Easy Ways To Feel Happier!

Changing your mood can be surprisingly quick and easy when you have the right tools, strategies, and methods.

Dinos Alive in Hermanus Competition

Dinos Alive in Hermanus Competition

Win tickets for a family of 4 to the interactive Dinos Alive exhibition in Hermanus  25 animatronic (able to move their limbs, blink their eyes and roar with their voices) dinosaurs are sure to leave any visitor absolutely spellbound!

Dinos Alive Exhibition Live in Hermanus from 2 Feb till18 March 2018

Dinos Alive Exhibition Live in Hermanus from 2 Feb till18 March 2018

The thrilling DinosAlive exhibition is in Hermanus, to showcase its astounding collection of animatronic dinosaurs. The exhibition will be open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 02 February until 18 March

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