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First time in Rome? 5 things to do on your trip

The Colosseum. The Vatican. The Sistine Chapel. St Peter's Basilica. The food. Between Hollywood and the history books, you've probably already seen and heard a lot about Rome. But with so much to see and do, where do you start? From the ancient city and Italian gelato and the best views in the city, there is a lot you can cover in one short visit. Here's what to see and do on your trip to Rome, Italy.

Exploring the Drakensberg: What to do in and around Champagne Castle

Exploring the Drakensberg: What to do in and around Champagne Castle. South Africa's tallest mountain range, the Drakensberg ('dragon mountains') are home to a UNESCO World Heritage Site, priceless rock art and a lot of eager travelers inspired by the wildlife and stunning landscapes. One of the tallest mountains, Champagne Castle, lies in a valley offering activities for any type of holiday. From horse riding, golf, bowls and tennis to white water rafting, quad biking and non-outdoorsy options (craft stalls, choir concerts and coffee shops), there is a lot to do, see and eat in this beautiful destination.

First time in Cape Town? 5 things to do on your trip

First time in Cape Town? From natural beauty and urban haunts to historical landmarks, South Africa's Mother City has so much to see. Robben Island, Sea Point, the Castle of Good Hope, Long Street, trendy Woodstock and Table Mountain are all tourist-friendly and loved by the locals. Click through for all the sights, cafés, markets, streets and hangouts you should explore in Cape Town, South Africa.