South Africa is perfect for all types of travelers. There is so much to see and do, you can easily spent a few months here. Highlights of South Africa include the Apartheidsmuseum in Johannesburg, trekking in Drakensberg, a visit to the Wild Coast, climbing Table Mountain and surfing in Jeffrey's Bay. Getting around is easy. There is a popular backpacker bus 'the Baz bus', you can go with your own car of use public transportation. Some of the best backpacker hostels are in South Africa. They are perfect for meeting new travel friends and finding budget tours. South Africa is a great country for independent travelers. Don't forget to check out the 'Make a Plan' section on this blog for loads of general backpacking tips. Are you ready for your South Africa adventure?