Two of South Africa’s must-visit summer destinations: For friends, families and couples
Mornings are looking a lot brighter, days are endless, the sun is shining happily in a perfect blue sky, and there’s excitement in the air, mixed with the smell of the ocean, sunscreen, and watermelon. This could only mean one thing – it’s summer in South Africa!
South Africa is one of the few countries in the world lucky enough to experience sunny, warm weather mostly all year round. The world standard for average annual rainfall is about 860mm, but South Africa only receives 464mm of annual rainfall, making it a dry country with fantastic long sunny days, ensuring travellers have an excellent, summery getaway. Summer in South Africa is over the festive period, from November to February, with a sunshine filled Christmas, and packed beaches. December happens to be the busiest time in South Africa and the best time to enjoy a truly excellent South African trip. If you’re wanting to escape the harsh European winters, or you’re looking for the perfect summer holiday, we’ve rounded up two of the best places to visit in South Africa this summer for romantics, families and explorers!