South Africa voted as 1 of the best places to visit in the world

South Africa voted as 1 of the best places to visit in the world

- South Africa seems to have left a lasting impression on international travellers

- They just can't seem to get enough of our wildlife, vast open areas of land, and of course, the locals who seem to find a way to share a laughable moment out of just about any situation

- International travel magazine, Conde Nast Traveler has recently released the top 20 list of countries international travellers simply cannot wait to visit following the lengthy lockdown brought forth by the global coronavirus pandemic.

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Beautiful South Africa makes it pretty high up on the list comprised of 20 other beautiful destinations Conde Nast's readers would love to visit, coming in at a high number 8.

A whopping 92.20% of international travellers have revealed that they would love to come and explore the country once the Covid-19 madness blows over.

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Also on the Conde Nast Traveler's reader's choice list was Italy at number one, Sri Lanka in second place, Portugal at third, Japan at fourth and Greece in the fifth spot.

South Africa is one of the most desired places to visit
SA voted as 8th best place to visit in the world. Source: IG/MeetSouthAfrica
Source: Instagram

Responding to Forbes question about the best places to travel to in the world, Kimberly Wilson Wetty, a renowned travel specialist of Valerie Wilson Travel, also recommended our very own South Africa.

"It's the best of all worlds. Enjoy city life, vineyards and safari all in one trip. Nothing beats a trip to South Africa."

Also according to Wetty, Cape Town's picturesque views, bustling restaurants, and refreshing vineyards are everything one would need from a vacation. Johannesburg, according to Wetty, is the perfect place to bring up to date one's cognisance of history while visiting the various historic sites the city holds. reported that US actress Viola Davis has taken to social media to show support for Botswana-made jewellery. The star told her 1.5 million followers on Twitter that she loves the beautiful jewellery from Botswana.

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Viola, who has acted in movies such as Law Abiding Citizen and Traffic, shared a snap of herself and her family rocking some of the finest jewels from the African country. The Academy Award-winning actress captioned her post:

"Beautiful jewellery from Botswana! Love it, Boi!"

Tweeps from across the world took to her comment section to share their opinions on the ornaments that her family rocked in the pic. Most tweeps also loved the pieces.

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