South Africa offers culinary challenges from crocodile sirloins to
fried caterpillars, but also a familiar global menu - anything from
hamburgers to sushi to spaghetti bolognaise. Check out the menu.
If the history of South Africa is in large part one of increasing
racial divisiveness, today it can also be seen as the story of -
eventually - a journey through massive obstacles towards the creation,
from tremendous diversity, of a single nation whose dream of unity and
common purpose is now capable of realisation.
overview of the main currents in South African literature, from Olive
Schreiner's depiction of life on isolated Karoo farms to more recent
work that tackles the aftermath of apartheid.
South African Music
From missionary hymns and jazz to kwela and kwaito, South African
musicians have always given international trends an unmistakable flavor
of our own.
The theatre scene is buzzing in South Africa, with more than 100 active
spaces all over the country offering everything from indigenous drama,
music, dance, cabaret and satire to West End and Broadway hits,
classical opera, and ballet.