Open my info

my finds

remove bookmarks
    You don't have any bookmarks saved. Click the star icon on a panel to add it to your bookmarks. Your bookmark has been saved. Bookmark removed.

    bank better, live better

    Live Better Experiences

    As part of our #LiveBetter experiences, we have uncovered some of the best spots around 3 of SA’s major cities for a weekend away. 

    Durban Live Better Experiences
    content

    Johannesburg

    Magaliesburg

    Exchanged the big city hustle and bustle for the laid-back vibe of Magaliesberg. The majestic scenery is a must-see for those seeking a well-deserved break in nature.

    Vaal

    Home to the impressive Vaal Dam and an extensive river network, the Vaal area is the ideal destination for a breakaway from city life.

    Durban

    Pennington

    Enjoy a perfect getaway in Pennington and discover the indigenous fauna and flora of the Umdoni Park sanctuary. 

    Southbroom

    Resting between the Mbizane and Kaba rivers, Southbroom with its incredible beachfront and Frederika Nature Reserve offers lush scenery and a tranquil breakaway from the city. 

    Howick

    Our first stop in KZN is Howick, the small town that's home to both the Nelson Mandela Capture Site and the breathtaking Howick Falls.

    Cape Town

    Greyton

    For the first stop of our LiveBetter experiences, we recommend leaving the hustle and bustle behind and embracing the tranquility of Greyton. 

    Paternoster

    Next up is Paternoster, for some of the best views of the Atlantic Ocean.  

    Tulbagh

    Explore the Cape winelands with your Capitec card.

    Knysna

    This week we visit Knysna, a paradise on the Garden Route known for it's beautiful lagoon and birdlife.

    Was this article helpful?

    Final Steps Before Going On Your Dream Trip

    final steps before going on your dream trip

    Your bags are packed and your travel arrangements are finalised. But before you leave, there are a few important things you should do.

    Read now
    What You Should Know Before Travelling

    what you should know before travelling

    In the first article of this 3-part series, we helped you narrow down where and how you’d like to travel. By now you should also have drawn up a budget and have a good idea of how much you can afford to spend. Now it’s time to start planning your trip. Remember, planning a memorable holiday requires doing enough research and comparing your options.

    Read now
    How To Save for an Overseas Holiday

    first steps to travelling the world

    Dreaming of a shopping spree in London, a camping adventure in the Amazon jungle or partying until dawn at the annual Rio carnival? You can make travelling the world a reality, but planning, saving and budgeting is key.

    Read now
    Prevent Credit Card Fraud On Holiday With These Tips

    prevent credit card fraud on holiday

    Before grabbing your passport and heading out the door, make sure you’re aware of potential card scams in the country you’re visiting.

    Read now