What’s happening around South Africa over the festive season

What's happening around South Africa in December
What’s happening around South Africa in December

Whether visiting or staying in South Africa there is always plenty to do and see. Below we list just a few things that are well worth a visit.

Cape Town
Stellenbosch Fresh Goods Christmas Night Market in Stellenbosch.
This Christmas Market is on December 2nd and 3rd from 17h00 to 22h00. This excellent market has great food, seasonal gifts and a huge pine Christmas Tree. Also on offer is traditional Glühwein, roasted nuts, cakes and puddings. Visit http://slowmarket.co.za/

Johannesburg
Acrobranch – Obstacle Course in the Trees
The first Acrobranch in SA is located in James and Ethel Gray Park close to Melrose Arch. This original outdoor activity involves moving from tree to tree using mostly ropes. It’s a fun way to test your balance and is great for fitness.
Visit: http://acrobranch.co.za/

Durban
Dolphins By Starlight 2013
KwaZulu-Natal’s top musical talents and aquatic superstars will be going for gold this festive season at uShaka Marine World.
Dolphins By Starlight – with shows on 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15 December – is a journey through time with golden oldies like the Christmas Song, Jingle Bells and Ave Maria. Call 031 328 8000 or visit www.ushakamarineworld.co.za. Tickets will become available through Computicket.

Bloemfontein
The Cheetah Experience (Bloemfontein)
If you are looking for a jaw-dropping, hands-on and heart-warming experience, then Cheetah Experience is a must! We are doing our best to conserve endangered species, with special focus on the conservation and breeding of the cheetah. Other species include lions, leopards, servals, caracals and wolves. Visit http://www.cheetahexperience.com/