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Sabre's TripCase App now available on Apple Watch
Sabre's TripCase App now available on Apple Watch

Sabre Corporation has officially launched its travel management app, TripCase, on the Apple Watch, granting convenience and a streamlined experience for on-the-go travellers...

18 May 2015 12:35

A night at Premier Hotel Cape Manor
A night at Premier Hotel Cape Manor

Just stone throw away from the Sea Point Promenade, you will find Premier Hotel Cape Manor, situated on the corner of Beach and Marias Road, Sea Point...

By Evan-Lee Courie 29 Apr 2015 15:51

10% Airbnb growth in Cape Town
10% Airbnb growth in Cape Town

Airbnb, the global online marketplace that lets people rent rooms or their entire homes to individuals, is growing in popularity among Capetonians...

29 Apr 2015 07:26

The Wyndham Hotel Group opens new hotel in Tanzania

The Wyndham Hotel Group has announced the opening of the 139-room Ramada Resort Dar es Salaam in Tanzania...

23 Apr 2015 10:52

[WTM Africa] Day 3 - the show comes to an end, but business continues
[WTM Africa] Day 3 - the show comes to an end, but business continues

The third and final day [Friday, 17 April 2015] of WTM Africa 2015 got off to a phenomenal start when Executive Mayor for the City of Cape Town, Patricia de Lille, began her morning with a visit around WTM Africa's show floor to engage with local, regional and international exhibitors...

20 Apr 2015 09:40

[WTM Africa] Highlights from Day 2
[WTM Africa] Highlights from Day 2

Day two of Africa's largest inbound and outbound B2B show has yet again been a huge success, proving that Africa is a trendy and emerging market in terms of both travel and tourism sectors of the industry...

17 Apr 2015 11:23

Winners of African Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 announced
Winners of African Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 announced

At a special ceremony at World Travel Market Africa, taking place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, winners of the inaugural African Responsible Tourism Awards were announced with Gansbaai took the coveted position of Overall Winner from of a selection of 22 finalists...

16 Apr 2015 17:20

[WTM Africa] Highlights from Day 1
[WTM Africa] Highlights from Day 1

A different, quality way of doing business is how buyers, visitors and exhibitors described their experience of the first day of World Travel Market (WTM) Africa 2015 taking place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre...

16 Apr 2015 13:13

Tsogo to build 500-room hotel complex in Cape Town
Tsogo to build 500-room hotel complex in Cape Town

Tsogo Sun (TSH) would begin construction of a 500-room hotel complex in Cape Town's city centre‚ the gaming and hotel group said on Tuesday...

By Zeenat Moorad 15 Apr 2015 13:50

Property management system customised for backpacker accommodation
Property management system customised for backpacker accommodation

protel have pooled their development resources into customising a property management system to suit the backpacker accommodation supplier, a market that is poised for exponential growth...

30 Mar 2015 13:55

Duke of Edinburgh Cup proceeds to keep Diepsloot warm this winter
Duke of Edinburgh Cup proceeds to keep Diepsloot warm this winter

Over 2,200 children from Diepsloot will be the main beneficiaries of this year's prestigious Tsogo Sun Duke of Edinburgh Cup amateur golf tournament, to be played on Monday, 20 April at the Country Club Johannesburg, on both the Woodmead and Rockland courses...

25 Mar 2015 13:45

Sun International to acquire 100% of the Peermont Group
Sun International to acquire 100% of the Peermont Group

Sun International has announced that agreements had been concluded between Sun International and the holders of ordinary shares, preference shares and mezzanine debt in the Peermont Group...

25 Mar 2015 07:34

Vineyard Hotel undergoes upgrades in winter 2015
Vineyard Hotel undergoes upgrades in winter 2015

The Vineyard Hotel in Newlands, Cape Town is expected to commence upgrades from 6 April 2015...

25 Mar 2015 06:22

Sun International bids 9.4bn for Peermont
Sun International bids 9.4bn for Peermont

Almost 20 years after the introduction of a new gaming dispensation in South Africa, the casino industry will effectively be reduced to two big rollers - Tsogo Sun and Sun International...

By Marc Hasenfuss 23 Mar 2015 12:20

Tourism, hospitality and small business app launched
Tourism, hospitality and small business app launched

Awesome South Africa is a mobile application that presents a platform to promote products, services and establishments in a wide range of industries for the benefit of vendors and merchants...

20 Mar 2015 11:41

TGCSA's Chief Quality Assurance Officer resigns
TGCSA's Chief Quality Assurance Officer resigns

Thembi Kunene, Chief Quality Assurance Officer at the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA), has tendered her resignation effective from 31 March 2015...

17 Mar 2015 08:46

Arabella... love at first sight...
Arabella... love at first sight...

"What's not to love?" Arabella Country Estate homeowners chair, Steve Argyle, asks while my fabulous Caesar Salad is served at the hotel's Jamani restaurant.

By Brian Berkman 16 Mar 2015 09:35

City Lodge accommodates SA National Culinary Team
City Lodge accommodates SA National Culinary Team

The City Lodge Hotel Group is to take care of the accommodation needs of the South African National Culinary Team, as it prepares for next year's IKA Culinary Olympics...

12 Mar 2015 12:31

Wings Travel Management launches GoData
Wings Travel Management launches GoData

Wings Travel Management has launched GoData an intuitive, mobile-enabled business intelligence tool that gives clients direct access to every aspect of their travel data...

11 Mar 2015 12:21

Africa's 'Greenest' hotel from top to bottom
Africa's 'Greenest' hotel from top to bottom

Hotel Verde, situated just a mere 400m from Cape Town International Airport, has been labelled as Africa's greenest hotel...

5 Mar 2015 16:03

All aboard...
All aboard...

More South Africans are taking to the high seas than ever before. Last year, 15,000 of us sailed via Cruises International and I'm one of them who have taken to cruising like, well, a duck to water...

By Brian Berkman 2 Mar 2015 06:57

Refurbishment on track at Riverside Hotel & Spa
Refurbishment on track at Riverside Hotel & Spa

The Three Cites Riverside Hotel & Spa has been undergoing a phased refurbishment over the last 18 months...

20 Feb 2015 12:50

First Hyatt international global sales office to open in Africa
First Hyatt international global sales office to open in Africa

Hyatt Regency Johannesburg announced today that Sandra Kneubuhler was named Global Sales Director - Africa...

19 Feb 2015 12:39

World tourism leaders attend IIPT Interactive World Symposium
World tourism leaders attend IIPT Interactive World Symposium

Taleb Rifai, the Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organisation of the United Nations, and David Scowsill, President and CEO of the World Travel & Tourism Council, are attending the IIPT Interactive World Symposium, on bringing peace through tourism in Johannesburg.

17 Feb 2015 12:11

Tech trends that will influence travel in 2015
Tech trends that will influence travel in 2015

Like most sectors, travel is being disrupted by technologybringing with it a new demand for its countless products and services by rethinking old business models and behaviours...

By Evan-Lee Courie 10 Feb 2015 15:16

Lovely living at Laborie
Lovely living at Laborie

Look most South African wine farms are pretty easy on the eye: rolling hills, flourishing vineyards, historical buildings, you know the deal. However Laborie Wine Farm in the heart of Paarl has surely got to be, at least, making it through to the final rounds of the wine farm beauty pageants.

By Ruth Cooper 10 Feb 2015 10:20

IHG to open third Holiday Inn in SA
IHG to open third Holiday Inn in SA

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has signed a franchise agreement with Choice Decisions 65 (Pty) Ltd for the 151-room Holiday Inn Johannesburg Airport...

2 Feb 2015 07:39

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

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