(PRWEB UK) 21 May 2014
The latest in responsibletravel.com’s series of refreshingly honest two-minute travel guides, available at http://www.responsibletravel.com/holidays/south-africa#travel-guide, describes South Africa as “accessible Africa” and that discovering the real culture of the country, without the need for clichéd, often contrived tribal tours found in other African nations, is one of the country’s most underrated experiences. With contributions from local experts, the guide gives tips on how to have make your wildlife escape more culture-filled, enriching and authentic, with a focus on responsible tourism.
Here are responsibletravel.com’s top tips on how to connect with real culture in South Africa:
Find more tips in the two-minute guide to South Africa: http://www.responsibletravel.com/holidays/south-africa#travel-guide
Notes to editors:
responsibletravel.com is the world's leading online travel agent for responsible holidays and a pioneer of responsible tourism. Started in 2001 with backing from Dame Anita Roddick of The Body Shop, the site's mantra is 'travel like a local'. It sells holidays that are about more than just a brief stay somewhere - instead it is travel that offers a real connection with the people, the landscape, the culture, the food, and the environment. It offers over 7,500 responsible holidays from over 3,000 holiday providers which all support communities and conservation. Handpicked local specialists provide authentic holidays for those seeking adventure, culture, or luxury whether travelling with family, joining a small group or looking for tailor-made experiences worldwide, in destinations as diverse as the Galapagos Islands http://www.responsibletravel.com/holidays/galapagos-islands , Burma http://www.responsibletravel.com/holidays/burma , Botswana http://www.responsibletravel.com/holidays/botswana , and Patagonia http://www.responsibletravel.com/holidays/patagonia .
In addition, responsibletravel.com:
CEO Justin Francis has been included in Courvoisiers The Future 500, Thames and Hudsons 60 Innovators Shaping Our Creative Future, and taken his place on the Advisory Board of The International Centre for Responsible Tourism at Leeds Metropolitan University.
The company is based in Brighton's North Laine district, England.
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