The InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) is leading the move to provide more sustainable hotel stays to an increasing number of environmentally-savvy travellers, thanks to IHG Green Engage, which is the company's online sustainability management system designed to help all IHG's hotels manage and minimise their impact on the environment.
7 Mar 2014 10:02
The South African National Parks (SANParks) has advised Kruger National Park visitors to use alternative routes after a number of camps and bridges were closed because of flooding throughout the Mpumalanga province.
6 Mar 2014 05:54
South Africa has come second after Mauritius on the African Transformation Index released on Monday (3 March 2014)‚ indicating its economic transformation is better than most other African countries.
4 Mar 2014 09:36
London's number one attraction for 2013 (as rated on Trip Advisor) has arrived in Cape Town with a bang at the iconic Old Biscuit Mill. HintHunt is a live escape game wherein a team is locked in a room with the simple goal of solving the mysteries to escape... or not.
Issued by HintHunt SA 27 Feb 2014 10:36
When a former magazine publisher turns his hand to creating bespoke customer-orientated media, you can expect it will be rich in visual content.
By brian berkman 26 Feb 2014 07:20
South African Airways (SAA) has a new plan. No, not that plan, not last year's plan, or the preceding plan, or the succession of failed plans since the airline industry was nationalised in 1934, but a new one. There is nothing new in the plan, but it is a new plan. It is, as before, a special kind of plan, not for what will happen, but for what will not happen.
By Leon Louw 20 Feb 2014 10:18
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND: An Ethiopian Airlines flight en route to Rome was hijacked on Monday (17 February) and forced to land in Geneva, where the hijacker has been arrested, police said.
18 Feb 2014 11:49
The TBCSA FNB Tourism Business Index (TBI), a business index that tracks and forecasts tourism business performance in South Africa, reported that tourism growth during the last quarter of 2013 exceeded expectations by reaching 114.6 points compared to a forecast of 110.8.
18 Feb 2014 10:22
At least the GoPro Hero3+ came back with me this time. (Video)
By Brian Berkman 18 Feb 2014 09:52
Road Tripping South Africa provides some fascinating glimpses of hidden gems tucked away on old familiar routes and destinations, which might come as surprising delights even to seasoned travellers.
By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 17 Feb 2014 07:40
Shares in Comair rose more than 10% after the airline said on Tuesday (11 February) that it had decided to pay an interim dividend of 5c a share‚ not something it ordinarily does.
By Max Gebhardt 13 Feb 2014 10:44
OR Tambo International Airport was thrown into chaos on Tuesday night (11 February) when several aircraft were grounded or refused permission to land because the runway lights were not working.
13 Feb 2014 10:28
Like all other industries, travel and tourism has traditionally been operated on gut feel, guesswork and historical data. Decisions on packages, pricing and destinations were made by operators, not travellers, and personalised packages were limited. However, big data is set to change this.
By Nadine Shenker 12 Feb 2014 08:05
The new British Airways credit card launched in Johannesburg on Tuesday, 4 February, now offers consumers exceptional benefits with the best Avios earn rate in South Africa.
Issued by Mortimer Harvey 6 Feb 2014 12:09
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