The fastest race car in the history of humankind rolled out for the first time in public on Thursday 26 October 2017 – the Bloodhound SSC (supersonic car) reached s
The historic ‡Khomani Cultural Landscape was inscribed as a World Heritage Site in July this year. This brings to two the number of World Heritage Sites in the province of e
If you’re looking for a quaint seaside village to wind down and relax, or a place to rejuvenate your senses with exciting outdoor adventures, Port Nolloth is the place f
Following the inscription of the ‡Khomani Cultural Landscape as a World Heritage Site in July this year, the national and provincial governments and South African National Parks (SANParks) officials have m
The Northern Cape boasts an abundance of award-winning destinations and venues, and this year’s Lilizela Tourism Awards provincial winners are a case in point. In celebration of World Tourism D
With just a week and a half left of Tourism Month, we’re still celebrating in a big way. South African National Parks Week is an annual initiative, where a n
The purple vygies are blossoming, signalling an end to the Namaqua flower season. The winter rains the spring flowers depend on to flourish didn’t occur this year, s
To support the aim of the theme, “We Do Tourism Sustainably”, the NCTA and partners will embark on a series of activities during Tourism Month that showcase how sustainable tourism can
The Northern Cape is celebrating Tourism Month in September with an exciting line-up of unique tourism activities and events hosted throughout the province.
The United Nations has declared 2017 the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. In South Africa and in the Northern Cape, the theme is “We Do Tourism Sustainably”. This provides an
Want to take your Northern Cape flower season experience up a notch? We’ve rounded up a few reserves in the province of extremes where you can stroll amid the f
The winter rainfalls that lead to the Northern Cape flower season between August and September were delayed this year, meaning there’s more time for you to experience this colourful s
What comes to mind when you hear “Sutherland”? That cold place? Snow? Stars? None of these are wrong, but there is so much more to this almost mythical town.
The Northern Cape’s flower season (August to mid-September) turns the whole province into a colourful canvas. We’ve rounded up areas across the province of extremes tha
Mathematics and science create myriad opportunities for future careers that can ultimately promote science tourism. This was the key message of a recent Northern Cape Tourism Authority presentation to Kimberley
The spring flowers have yet to make their appearance in many areas, so don’t worry if you’ve not yet made arrangements for your visit to the province of ext
In case you have not yet made arrangements to head to the province of extremes to experience the flower season in all its specular beauty, here are some visitors' pictures
The Namakwa flower season started yesterday. Although the province has not received much rainfall over the past few months, the vegetation is getting greener.
The flower season is drawing closer and the Northern Cape will be welcoming admirers and photographers from all corners of the globe.
Entries to the inaugural 2017 Africa Architecture Awards are open and the Northern Cape’s Wonderwerk Cave walkway project is right up there competing with the best architectural designs on the c
It’s official – the ‡Khomani Cultural Landscape has been declared a World Heritage Site.
Looking for cosy weekend accommodation or dining experiences to heat things up this winter? The province of extremes has you covered – we’ve rounded up a few winter specials for you
The Oorlogskloof Nature Reserve is the best of both worlds – it’s a test of endurance for avid hikers and a feast for the eyes of nature lovers, especially during the
The base camp at the |Ai/Ais-Richtersveld Transfrontier Park is almost ready for the Richtersveld World Heritage Site MTB Tour, which is set to take place from 2 to 6 July.