South Africa is a wonderful country to visit at any time of year but it is particularly appealing during the cold winter months in the UK. There are many reasons to visit including no jet lag, easy overnight flight options and relatively good value for money even in peak weeks (particularly appealing to those bound by school holiday dates), not to mention the amazing weather!
Below are just a few highlights and top tips to ensure a great family trip in just a week.
Fly into Johannesburg
You can jump on a plane from London Heathrow to Johannesburg and arrive in comfort (even in World Traveller – economy class) in around 11 hours non stop with British Airways. If you are lucky enough to fly on the huge Airbus A380 you will be rewarded with comfort not usually associated with economy, long haul flying! The Airbus A380 provides economy