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Premier Hotels & Resorts Group appoints Greater Than
Premier Hotels & Resorts Group appoints Greater Than

Premier Hotels & Resorts Group has awarded its full-service PR & Communications to Greater Than.

30 Jan 2015 11:48

PGP reports guest house opportunities in Knysna, Plett
PGP reports guest house opportunities in Knysna, Plett

Increasingly popular as a holiday destination among both domestic and international tourists, the scenic Garden Route town of Knysna has evolved into a burgeoning resort that offers entrepreneurs rewarding hospitality opportunities...

27 Jan 2015 07:01

Cape Town Tourism identifies 10 top trends in destination marketing
Cape Town Tourism identifies 10 top trends in destination marketing

"Visual storytelling, engagement and inspiration are among the factors that are set to dominate cutting-edge destination marketing in 2015"...

26 Jan 2015 16:20

'Trust Capital' is the key, IHG Trends Report finds
'Trust Capital' is the key, IHG Trends Report finds

The 2015 Trends Report, Building Trust Capital: The new business imperative in the Kinship Economy, from the InterContinental Hotels Group, identifies trends and issues of importance in the building of both brand and organisational trust...

23 Jan 2015 09:05

Hey, this is the hotel for you in Washington DC
Hey, this is the hotel for you in Washington DC

The Hay-Adams, a historic boutique hotel and Leading Hotel of the World, in Washington, DC has The White House, Lafayette Square and St John's Church as immediate neighbours...

By Brian Berkman 23 Jan 2015 06:53

City Lodge Hotel Waterfall City now open
City Lodge Hotel Waterfall City now open

The City Lodge Hotel Group has opened its 149-room City Lodge Hotel Waterfall City...

22 Jan 2015 16:15

Visit London, and reach your Milestone
Visit London, and reach your Milestone

Having a bespoke milliner on call is just one of the services that makes a stay at The Milestone Hotel, just across from London's Kensington Palace, a highlight...

By Brian Berkman 21 Jan 2015 07:28

When in Washington... go the Club
When in Washington... go the Club

You're visiting Washington DC, right... so what better than to visit The Ritz-Carlton Club - and yes, it's a good as it sounds...

By Brian Berkman 14 Jan 2015 10:07

Influential European makes 2014's Most Important Africans in Tech list
Influential European makes 2014's Most Important Africans in Tech list

MD of Jovago.com, Marek Zmyslowski was recently nominated as one of 2014's Most Important Africans in Tech...

24 Dec 2014 09:10

The impact of technology on hotel booking in Africa
The impact of technology on hotel booking in Africa

The impact of technology on African businesses cut across various sectors such as e-commerce, banking, and telecommunications to name a few. One sector that has been overlooked in the whole of Africa is tourism...

18 Dec 2014 10:34

New chalets opened in the Agulhas National Park
New chalets opened in the Agulhas National Park

South African National Parks recently launched seven new chalets in the Agulhas National Park, bringing the total to 15, which equates to 51 beds available for tourist accommodation...

10 Dec 2014 11:36

The Pearl in the Mantis Collection
The Pearl in the Mantis Collection

Mantis has built its collection of more than 70 unique destinations by always finding that one exceptional setting...

10 Dec 2014 06:45

Eagles Crag Lodge named World's Leading Eco-Lodge
Eagles Crag Lodge named World's Leading Eco-Lodge

The World Travel Awards Grand Final Gala Ceremony 2014, recently took place at the host hotel CuisinArt Golf Resort & Spa in Anguilla, Caribbean, where the title of the World's Leading Eco-Lodge was awarded to Eagles Crag Lodge at Shamwari Game Reserve, part of Shamwari Group...

8 Dec 2014 13:45

R60 million Rooi Els beach house becomes a reality
R60 million Rooi Els beach house becomes a reality

Along the coastal route from Gordon's Bay is the beautiful and peaceful Rooi Els, and amidst the flora and fauna and gorgeous landscapes is an architectural masterpiece, dubbed the Rooi Els Beach House...

8 Dec 2014 11:31

Commercial players pounce on distressed residential rental market
Commercial players pounce on distressed residential rental market

One of the significant developments in the corporate property finance market this year involved the rise in the number of commercial property players increasing their exposure to the residential rental market...

27 Nov 2014 14:15

Rocktail: Where the blue planet comes to life
Rocktail: Where the blue planet comes to life

There is something about the quiet of being under the water that soothes my soul and my Rocktail experience did just that... and ushered me into a whole new world...

By Brian Berkman 24 Nov 2014 08:46

Vineyard Hotel awarded Civic Honours for extraordinary acts of service
Vineyard Hotel awarded Civic Honours for extraordinary acts of service

The Vineyard Hotel has been awarded Civic Honours by the City of Cape Town in recognition of extraordinary acts of service and outstanding contributions to the Cape metropole and its residents...

21 Nov 2014 13:35

Avoid holiday accommodation scams
Avoid holiday accommodation scams

If you've left planning your holiday to the last minute, you may want to consider searching online classified ads for the perfect holiday spot...

20 Nov 2014 15:16

The Marly, it's just magical
The Marly, it's just magical

If you're familiar with the renowned sunset strip of Camps Bay beachfront, you will certainly know where The Promenade is. That's the spot where you will find The Marly, a luxurious 11-suite boutique hotel...

By Evan-Lee Courie 20 Nov 2014 11:42

What to consider when looking for a hotel
What to consider when looking for a hotel

If you are a frequent traveller the chances are that you spend plenty of time in hotels, which means you must have had a lot of different experiences...

18 Nov 2014 13:54

Suncoast Towers... where your chef's on call
Suncoast Towers... where your chef's on call

Not all keys are equal. Those that have the Golden Keys, better known as Les Clefs d'Or, can unlock experiences you didn't even know you wanted...

By Brian Berkman 18 Nov 2014 11:27

Jurgens Ci launches advertising campaign
Jurgens Ci launches advertising campaign

Who among us would not like to go on holiday 52 times a year? It is on this premise that Jurgens Ci's new advertising campaign for Campworld is based...

17 Nov 2014 12:04

Rocktail... where the turtles gather
Rocktail... where the turtles gather

Rocktail Bay takes it name from a ship that was wrecked there. That wreck might have happened during a storm - the sort of storm that Noah might have encountered - the sort of storm that reminds us that nature is not necessarily benign...

By Brian Berkman 13 Nov 2014 08:29

Zimbali, where special attention is the norm
Zimbali, where special attention is the norm

When the F&B director and chef de cuisine ask to meet you to discuss your dietary concerns, you can expect something special...

By Brian Berkman 10 Nov 2014 11:04

Commonwealth Games would offer great economic growth potential for SA
Commonwealth Games would offer great economic growth potential for SA

Hosting the Commonwealth or Olympic Games would not only allow South Africa to access a greater share of the global sports tourism market, which is estimated to be valued at between R2- and R6 trillion, but also better position the country for tourism and inward investment, according to Grant Thornton.

10 Nov 2014 10:25

Welcome wellness, says Technogym
Welcome wellness, says Technogym

The very concepts of holiday and business travel have long been associated with excess: too much eating, drinking and too little sleep. This century-old problem has left too many travellers less healthy when they check out.

7 Nov 2014 10:44

Go on the rails with Rohan... it's unforgettable
Go on the rails with Rohan... it's unforgettable

With his trademark tie and starched collared shirt, Rohan Vos, the patriarch of the family that redefined luxury train travel with Rovos Rail, inspects the steam locomotive. (Videos)

By Brian Berkman 6 Nov 2014 11:25

When three stars add up to more than three - in a Manor of speaking
When three stars add up to more than three - in a Manor of speaking

Four star-graded hotels gained sudden favour with government employees when staying at five-star establishments was considered too wasteful while the three star-offering and below seemed relegated to the budget traveller looking for the no-frills stay.

By Brian Berkman 4 Nov 2014 09:16

The Peninsula gets Imvelo Awards nomination
The Peninsula gets Imvelo Awards nomination

The Peninsula All-Suite Hotel, Cape Town, has been nominated for its numerous and far-reaching community involvement endeavours in the Imvelo Awards.

30 Oct 2014 13:15

PietraSanta - the Italian town that's a millionaire magnet
PietraSanta - the Italian town that's a millionaire magnet

If, like me, you've never heard of Pietrasanta, a small village 4km inland from the resorts of the Tyrrhenian Sea on Italy's west coast...

By Marcus Brewster 16 Oct 2014 10:19

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