Author(s): Marco Polo
Explore South Africa with this handy, pocket-sized, authoritative guide, packed with Insider Tips. Discover boutique hotels, authentic restaurants, the country's trendiest places, and get tips on shopping and what to do on a limited budget. There are plenty of ideas for travel with kids, and a summary of all the festivals and events that take place in South Africa. Let Marco Polo show you all this eclectic country has to offer... South Africa is a land of huge diversity and contrast, a destination where you can fulfil all your travel dreams. Walk along endless beaches, explore the beautiful Garden Route along the south coast, visit the Addo Elephant National Park, hike in the wilds of Kwa Zulu Natal, dive with sharks or enjoy the nightlife of Johannesburg or Cape Town. Experience the different cultures of South Africa; listen to the songs and feel the rhythm. This is South Africa! Your Marco Polo South Africa Pocket Guide includes:Insider Tips - we show you the hidden gems and little known secrets that offer a real insight into South Africa where you can eat like Cleopatra and play golf under the gaze of giraffes.Best of - find the best things to do for free, the best `only in' South Africa experiences, the best things to do if it rains and the best places to relax and spoil yourself.Sightseeing - all of the top sights are organised by region so you can easily plan your trip.Discovery Tours - specially tailored tours that will get you to the heart of South Africa. Here are inspirational itineraries that will help you enjoy all of South Africa's wonderful scenery, spectacular national parks and delicious wines.South Africa in full-colour - Marco Polo Pocket Guide South Africa includes full-colour photos throughout the guide bringing the country to life offering you a real taste of what you can see and enjoy on your trip.Touring App - new for 2018, you can download any of the Discovery Tours to your smartphone, complete with the detailed route description and map exactly as featured in the guide, free of charge. The maps can be used offline too, so no roaming charges. The perfect navigational tool with distance indicators and landmarks highlighting the correct direction to travel in as well as GPS coordinates along the way. Enjoy stress-free sightseeing and never get lost again! Road Atlas and pull-out map - we've included a detailed road atlas and a handy, pull-out map so you can pop the guide in your bag for a full-on sightseeing day or head out with just the map to enjoy your Discovery Tour.Trust Marco Polo Pocket Guide South Africa to show you around this eclectic country. The comprehensive coverage and unique insights will ensure you experience everything South Africa has to offer and more. The special tips, personal insights and unusual experiences will help you make the most of your trip - just arrive and enjoy!
Named after the famous Venetian explorer, Marco Polo launched its new series of maps in 2011, and its travel guides in March 2012. The team has many years of expertise in successfully producing and selling cartographic products and travel guides. Marco Polo offers an extensive range of high-quality publications, including travel guides, traditional maps, laminated city and holiday maps, road atlases, and phrasebooks.