Soldiers are now patrolling some areas of Cape Town, one of South Africa's biggest tourist destinations. The army has been called in to bring order to the Cape Flats district, where almost a thousand people have been murdered in gang violence.
Criminality seems to have become an established part of society in the rainbow nation. Murder, rape and xenophobia have painted a dark picture of South Africa. The country is searching for solutions — but will they work?
Voluntourism is one of the fastest growing trends in travel. But can volunteering in faraway countries save the world ? Or are such epic journeys actually more about finding — and saving — yourself?
South Africa's young democracy is viewed throughout the world as an exemplary pluralistic rainbow nation. But as the country approaches its most important elections in 25 years, does art imitate life?
South Africa's far-right failed to sabotage the transition from white minority rule to democracy 25 years ago. Now, conservative Afrikaner farmers are feeling relevant again under a dubious "white genocide" hashtag.
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