Are you planning your trip and this for you are looking for some info and a comprehensive link collection about South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Lesotho, Swaziland and Mozambique?
Browse through tra:mag destination check and get loads of info about the countries you are going to visit!
tra:mag routes supplies you with tour suggestions through South Africa and Namibia - selfdrive or by public transport!
The tra:mag entertainment guide gives you an overview and loads of links about the Urban life in South Africa. From music bands and artists to live gigs - everything you need to know to have a good time in Cape Town, Johannesburg, Pretoria, Bloemfontein, Durban & Port Elizabeth!
Also check the free mp3 of the day - daily on tra:mag entertainment!
Travelling does not mean that you are away from everything. You might come to places where you just don't feel like reading the news. But sometimes a look through the news can be very enjoyable!
Get the latest news about Southern Africa and the rest of the backpacking world daily on your computer, rss reader, twitter account etc.!
Podcasts became very popular in the last couple of years - so check the Podcast Directory for quite a lot of interesting stuff from Southern Africa!
tra:mag specials provides travellers with lots of usefull stuff. Browse through the tra:mag shop and get all the things you ever wanted to have.
Or you can rent a car in South Africa at great rates, get info about the tourist highlights of Southern Africa (e.g. Kruger National Park, Cape Town, Etosha National Park, Victoria Falls), download recipes from Southern Africa, browse through a list of webcams (mainly in South Africa).
NEW - World Cup 2010 stadium webcams - NEW
tra:mag city guide
You are planning to spend some time in Cape Town, Pretoria, Johannesburg or Durban?
Have a look at the tra:mag city guides and get loads of info on where to stay and what to do while you are there.
Southern Africa is a part of the world where the so-called "first world" and the "third world" are meeting each other face to face day by day. Cities like Cape Town or Johannesburg are giving the traveller the feeling of being somewhere in Europe, the States or Australia; at the same time the townships, rural villages, the people in the streets are telling the couscious traveller, that she/he is not in a used environment, but on a different continent.
All the handy stuff you might need when you are planning your trip through Southern Africa - downloadable tra:mag travel info for South Africa, Namibia, Swaziland, Lesotho, Botswana, Zimbabwe & Mozambique, the printable tra:mag travel planner table and quite a usefull packing list for your backpack!
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