Lifestyle & Culture

World Economic Forum's guide to choosing the best (and most cost-effective) restaurants abroad

World Economic Forum's guide to choosing the best (and most cost-effective) restaurants abroad

Though it’s fun to explore a strange suburb, town or city, when you’re hungry you’d rather minimise the chance of paying exorbitant prices for an unpleasant experience. Surprisingly, a little economic theory can help make this decision easier.

Top Visa-free destinations for SA travellers

Top Visa-free destinations for SA travellers

According to Henley & Partners, South Africa's passport is becoming increasingly valuable in the global travel scene.

Revolutionary app facilitates food distribution to Zimbabwe

Revolutionary app facilitates food distribution to Zimbabwe

A new app created by Hello Paisa makes it possible for Zimbabweans in South Africa to send essential goods and groceries back home.

#WomensMonth: Spotlighting inspirational women in social media

#WomensMonth: Spotlighting inspirational women in social media

African Independent's picks of notable women making waves in their field.

WATCH: Basetsana Kumalo talks hopes and perseverance in new autobiography

WATCH: Basetsana Kumalo talks hopes and perseverance in new autobiography

The media mogul and former beauty queen opens up about her personal journey and career-high and lows.

Survey reveals that Addis Ababa has the most expensive hotel rooms in Africa

Survey reveals that Addis Ababa has the most expensive hotel rooms in Africa

Levi's partners with City of Cape Town for sustainable water conservation project

Levi's partners with City of Cape Town for sustainable water conservation project

With operations in Cape Town, Levi's aims to reduce their water wastage in the region.

Celebrating Women's Day 2019

Celebrating Women's Day 2019

What African Independent will be up to this Women's Day.

#WomensMonth: Spotlighting inspirational women in business

#WomensMonth: Spotlighting inspirational women in business

Notable women making waves in their field.

Review: Samara Private Game Reserve

Review: Samara Private Game Reserve

Tucked away amid the Great Karoo, Samara Private Game Reserve offers enriching retreats steeped in comfort and conservation.

Mondelez International Cocoa Life programme: Creating sustainable solutions for cocoa farmers across Africa

Mondelez International Cocoa Life programme: Creating sustainable solutions for cocoa farmers across Africa

Mondelez's global cocoa sustainability programme is tackling the complex challenges such as climate change, gender inequality, poverty and child labour faced by cocoa farmers across Africa.

4 reasons South African's should take a 'staycation' in 2019

4 reasons South African's should take a 'staycation' in 2019

WOMEN LEADERS: CHAMPIONING BODY POSITIVITY WITH CANDICE MANUEL

WOMEN LEADERS: CHAMPIONING BODY POSITIVITY WITH CANDICE MANUEL

Food for thought

Food for thought

Well-known chef and food stylist, Zola Nene, says her biggest wish for Africa is greater unity and for us, as Africans, to start embracing what makes us so unique and dynamic.

Dale Simpson for Radisson RED

Dale Simpson for Radisson RED

As the first of its kind on the continent, Radisson’s RED hotel is a living, breathing testament to the zealous character of an Africa reborn. Curator Dale Simpson reveals how he brings his vision to life.