The graphs above shows SA government stats for overseas visitors for January to June 2017 versus 2016 which is the same period as the TBI. Overseas numbers grew by well over 10%, putting South Africa at the top of the class in global tourism growth.
One understands that the TBI needs to reflect the big picture, but ironically it is when the country is in the economic doldrums that its currency weakens and overseas tourists see even more value in a visit.
Dave Marsh - Tourism Update
The Riebeek Valley is a little piece of paradise, nestled on the slopes of the majestic and beautiful Kasteelberg Mountain. The rural atmosphere of this quaint valley, coupled with the beauty of the area, is the perfect getaway from city life, with the quirky & friendly locals adding an interesting flavour.
Various people post to this blog page.