Heri-TEA-ge Day spotlight on Rooibos

The Rooibos (Aspalathus linearis) plant is responsible for one of the most popular and unique teas the world over. Indigenous to the Cederberg mountains in South Africa, about 3 hours from Cape Town, this...

What is heritage and how does it link to culture and identity?

On 24 September every year, South Africans observe Heritage Day in remembrance of all the various South African cultures and to celebrate their heritage.  It was first observed as a national holiday in 1995.  In an address...

Heritage inspired travel in South Africa

Heritage Day, 24 September 2020, is a chance for South Africans to celebrate the beautiful diversity of cultures we have in our nation. The day has also, in recent years, become known as Braai...

Heritage Month: Learn to greet in all 12 official languages

Celebrating heritage month as a South African can mean many different things. Included in this wonderful mix of colours and cultures lies an integral part of our heritage, our language. Where most countries have...

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