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#BestofBiz 2016: Tourism
#BestofBiz 2016: Tourism

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2016 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views.

12 Dec 2016

Boris Dzhingarov
Tourism, foodie culture, and the new wave of startups

Startups have taken note of the food-driven travel trend and have come out in droves to support this culinary subculture. From the craft brewery scene to destination-driven food tours, startups are helping travelers track down the best food in town...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 8 Dec 2016

Raul de Lima
Ushering in a new era for Sun City

With some 25 years in the food and hospitality industry, Raul de Lima is taking the reins as general manager at iconic Sun City resort and is set to usher in a new era for...

6 Dec 2016

Mauritius: a delicious destination, a foodie paradise
Mauritius: a delicious destination, a foodie paradise

Mauritius has proved to be a delicious destination, a pressure cooker of the cuisines of the nations that had a hand in the islands history, culture and heritage...

16 Nov 2016

Enabling tourism SMEs to make the most of peak season with card facilities
Enabling tourism SMEs to make the most of peak season with card facilities

Tourists spent around R31 billion in the first quarter of 2016 according to SA Tourism. As we enter the peak summer holiday season, this number is likely to rise significantly...

11 Nov 2016

New restaurant FABER to redefine Cape Winelands cuisine
New restaurant FABER to redefine Cape Winelands cuisine

A remarkable collaboration between two passionate craftsmen: marrying the terroir-driven wines of Avondale with the seasonal cuisine from Chef Eric Bulpitt...

10 Nov 2016

Etihad Airways introduces state-of-the-art Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to Joburg
Etihad Airways introduces state-of-the-art Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to Joburg

After its inaugural flight from Abu Dhabi, a state-of-the-art Etihad Airways Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner touched down in Johannesburg...

4 Nov 2016

Business Class Loung DXB
Emirates boasts enhanced Business Class lounge after $11 million refurbishment

After two years, Emirates has completed a $11 million refurbishment of its Business Class lounge at Concourse B of Dubai International Airport. Customers can now look forward to...

25 Oct 2016

All the category winners.
Gastronomy at its most gorgeous with the Galliova Awards

It was a dark and stormy night... wait, let's dampen that down to just a grey and gloomy day, which cleared as soon as we arrived at the Youngblood Africa studio in the Beautifull Life building in Cape Town's CBD for the 27th annual Galliova Awards in Food Eggcellence on Friday, 21 October 2016...

By Leigh Andrews 25 Oct 2016

South African Senior National Culinary Team: Back row: Henrico Grobbelaar, Dion Vengatass, Trevor Boyd, Heinz Brunner. Front row: Blake Anderson, Kirstin Hellemann, Arno Ralph, Minette Smith.
SA National Culinary Team sets off for IKA Culinary Olympics

South Africa's National Culinary Team has departed for the IKA Culinary Olympics to compete against 32 nations. The teams will have six hours to...

21 Oct 2016

GrandWest CSI School Cook-Off winners
GrandWest CSI School Cook-Off winners

Nine Consumer Studies learners from five Western Cape schools recently turned up the heat as they vied for for first place at the GrandWest CSI School Cook-Off...

21 Oct 2016

Qantas unveils new international lounge at Brisbane Airport
Qantas unveils new international lounge at Brisbane Airport

Qantas has unveiled the new Qantas Brisbane International Lounge, giving Qantas customers traveling from Brisbane a stylish new space to relax...

20 Oct 2016

Food trends: The jus just ain't worth the squeeze
Food trends: The jus just ain't worth the squeeze

What's hot on the local food scene? What's being served up and what's joining the leftovers?

By Shelley Seid 14 Oct 2016

Food delivery apps spice up Indian train journeys
Food delivery apps spice up Indian train journeys

MATHURA - Passengers on India's vast railway network have long complained of the terrible meals on offer to sustain them on long journeys, but a slew of new services bringing fast food to their seats is changing the way they dine...

13 Oct 2016

Janine Fourie
Big Easy Durban chef shares her culinary adventures

Big Easy Durban Winebar & Grill by Ernie Els is on the eve of its first anniversary. Head chef Janine Fourie shares her passion for cooking, a new menu, and more...

10 Oct 2016

Ginja adds a new dimension to V&A Waterfront
Ginja adds a new dimension to V&A Waterfront

Ginja will open its doors at the V&A Waterfront, boasting a contemporary interior, superb views across the Waterfront Harbour, panoramic sights of Table Mountain and a food offering to go with it...

10 Oct 2016

Hilton Worldwide announces line-up of hotel firsts for Africa
Hilton Worldwide announces line-up of hotel firsts for Africa

Hilton Worldwide announced new properties and extensions at AHIF. Among the new hotels agreed is Africa's first modular build hotel, Africa's tallest hotel in Nairobi, and...

4 Oct 2016

New designer Biscotti and wine experience at De Krans
New designer Biscotti and wine experience at De Krans

De Krans Wines in Calitzdorp has added a Biscotti and Wine experience - a concept that already has a following in Italy - to its repertoire...

3 Oct 2016

How Uber plans to disrupt SA's delivery industry
How Uber plans to disrupt SA's delivery industry

The company behind food delivery app UberEATS is confident the service will disrupt...

29 Sep 2016

Tsogo Sun adding more flair to SunSquare Montecasino
Tsogo Sun adding more flair to SunSquare Montecasino

Overlooking the Montecasino Complex in Fourways, trendy SunSquare Montecasino is the latest Tsogo Sun hotel to modernise its guest offering at a cost of approximately R16 million...

27 Sep 2016

Celebrate Heritage Day with local cuisine
Celebrate Heritage Day with local cuisine

Should you find yourself in Johannesburg, Durban or Cape Town on Heritage Day (24 September), have a look at some of the local restaurant options available to you.

22 Sep 2016

GrandWest goes on a taste journey for Heritage Day
GrandWest goes on a taste journey for Heritage Day

GrandWest will host a special culinary experience to pay homage to the diversity of tastes and flavours that make up South African cuisine - Taste the World GrandWest Heritage Day...

21 Sep 2016

Joel at ‘home’ in the Origin Roastery.
#BehindtheSelfie with... Joel Singer

This week, we find out what's really going on behind the selfie with Joel Singer, co-founder and owner of Origin Coffee Roasters...

By Leigh Andrews 21 Sep 2016

Wazupa presents business opportunity for home chefs
Wazupa presents business opportunity for home chefs

Wazupa is a new app that connects 'home chefs' to 'grazers' and creates a convenient location-based marketplace where you can collect your meal, or have it delivered for a fee...

19 Sep 2016

The Conservatory set for spring with exciting new menu
The Conservatory set for spring with exciting new menu

The Conservatory at The Cellars-Hohenort Hotel is set for the spring season with an exciting new food offering. Chef Peter Tempelhoff created the new menu to offer...

15 Sep 2016

Untapped tourism sector an opportunity for entrepreneurs
Untapped tourism sector an opportunity for entrepreneurs

Despite tough economic conditions, the tourism sector highlights the opportunities that exist for ambitious, determined entrepreneurs...

15 Sep 2016

Unilever Food Solutions Chefs of the Year announced
Unilever Food Solutions Chefs of the Year announced

Henrico Grobbelaar and Richard Ellis wins Unilever Food Solutions Chef of the Year...

12 Sep 2016

Broll researches correlation between food services, entertainment in shopping centres
Broll researches correlation between food services, entertainment in shopping centres

At the South African Council of Shopping Centres Annual Congress, taking place 7-9 September 2016 in Sandton, Broll Property Group will release a report on the correlation between food services and entertainment in shopping centres...

5 Sep 2016

Nqobile Nkosi, Tumi Manong, Rebone Sesoke, Meisie Nkosi, Zinzi Masina, Candy Tothill, Lucille Cremen, Hayley Moore and Carol Senosi
Tsogo Sun announces Entrepreneur of the Year finalists

"To meet the national requirements for job creation in South Africa, we need to cultivate an environment that is conducive to establishing and developing small businesses."

29 Aug 2016

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