Sunshine, sandy beaches and palm trees – welcome to South Africa’s East Coast. It’s hot and sticky all year round - the mangroves and the bayous present ideal conditions for strange frogs, mudskippers and enormous Nile crocodiles.
Thu, 28 Dec 8.30am
From the savannah to the desert, the heart of South Africa is home to the most successful hunters, extremely odd animals, and the setting for one of the most colourful natural spectacles on the planet!
The Cape Peninsula marks the point where two mighty ocean currents collide: the icy, nutrient-rich Benguela current and the warm Agulhas from the tropics. It’s a place where cold-loving penguins live alongside desert-dwelling ostriches.
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