From semillon-sipping in the Winelands to whale-watching off Hermanus to all that gourmet food in Cape Town and wildlife in the Kruger National Park, South Africa makes the ideal honeymoon destination. Tamara Heber-Percy
of the boutique-hotel experts Mr & Mrs Smith
spent her first postnuptial days vacationing in the country. Here, she tells you how to get the most out of the rainbow nation with a day-by-day itinerary. Day one
Fly into Cape Town
, then take a taxi to the Indonesian-influenced Les Cascades de Bantry Bay
(ask for a room at the top so you get the best sea views). Relax after your flight with a massage and a nap by the pool.