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Boris Dzhingarov
Five global retreats every entrepreneur should attend

As an entrepreneur, you're always watching for the next great conference or retreat to attend. If you love to travel and see the world, here are five ideas for your next entrepreneurial adventure...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 2 days ago

Top destinations for South African travellers 2017
Top destinations for South African travellers 2017

South Africans are looking for something different. While they still love their old mainstays, Sri Lanka, Bali, Seychelles, Maldives, UAE, and Egypt are also the sought-after destinations for South Africans in 2017...

18 May 2017

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#Indaba2017: A taste of what's in store

Thousands of exhibitors, travel buyers, visitors and media from all over the world is converging on the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre in Durban to experience the dynamic African travel industry...

16 May 2017

#WTMA17: Reunion Island, for the curious traveller
#WTMA17: Reunion Island, for the curious traveller

"Reunion Island offers the perfect retreat away from the mundane and allows for the curious traveller to venture into the unknown, with a promise of adventure on the horizon."

By Cari Coetzee 16 May 2017

How to use social media to influence direct bookings
How to use social media to influence direct bookings

With all the great figures and information around social media, the next step is seeing how the tourism industry can implement effective social media strategies that can boost and influence direct bookings...

Issued by Adclick Africa Media Group 15 May 2017

Three best road trips around Cape Town
Three best road trips around Cape Town

MotorHappy asked South Africans to help create the ultimate road trips around South Africa and release top trips around Cape Town, as voted for by South Africans....

12 May 2017

Guerilla Marketing showcases performance-based marketing solutions at WTM Africa
Guerilla Marketing showcases performance-based marketing solutions at WTM Africa

The just-ended World Travel Market Africa 2017, held at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, provided a shot in the arm for travel and tourism businesses in Africa...

Issued by Adclick Africa Media Group 11 May 2017

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Cape Town ranked best business tourism destination in Africa

The ICCA has ranked Cape Town as the number one city in Africa for business tourism...

10 May 2017

#WTMA17: Euromonitor shares key tourism trends in Africa
#WTMA17: Euromonitor shares key tourism trends in Africa

Speaking at WTM Africa 2017, Christy Tawii, research analyst at Euromonitor International explored some of the key trends influencing and driving growth in the African tourism industry...

By Cari Coetzee 9 May 2017

Ricky Wilson takes on the Abu Dhabi desert dunes as part of his 48 Hour Challenge
Etihad Airways throws down travel gauntlet with 48-hour stopover challenge

Etihad Airways has challenged the millions of travellers who transit through Abu Dahbi, as well as UAE residents, to experience as many once-in-a-lifetime activities as they can throughout the emirate in just 48 hours...

8 May 2017

New WorkTripper platform helps business travellers work smart
New WorkTripper platform helps business travellers work smart

“Business doesn't stop when you're out of office. The digital pace has picked up and competition is more aggressive. There's little time for chilling out..."

8 May 2017

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Coffeebeans Routes joins Fair Trade Tourism ranks

Coffeebeans Routes, offering a range of creative and cultural experiences in Cape Town and Johannesburg, has joined the ranks Fair Trade Tourism certified products...

8 May 2017

#WTMA17: The fast changing world of influencer and social media marketing
#WTMA17: The fast changing world of influencer and social media marketing

A panel of travel bloggers and influencers gathered at WTM Africa 2017, to chat about the do's and don'ts of influencer marketing and the use of social media as a destination marketing tool...

By Robin Fredericks 5 May 2017

City Sightseeing now connects all Cape Town Big 7 attractions
City Sightseeing now connects all Cape Town Big 7 attractions

City Sightseeing, recently added the Cape Point Explorer to their offering and now links all Cape Town Big 7 attractions. The new Cape Point Explorer is a guided tour taking visitors to the Cape Point reserve...

5 May 2017

WTM Africa 2017 celebrates multiple successes
WTM Africa 2017 celebrates multiple successes

From increased visitor numbers, to more media and even greater attendance by trade specialists, World Travel Market Africa 2017 closed with praise from both local and international travel professionals...

Issued by WORLD TRAVEL MARKET AFRICA 5 May 2017

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The iGeneration is the new travel and hospitality disruptor

The incessant tale of the millennials taking over the travel industry has brought with it the rise of another group. By 2020 the iGeneration will account for approximately 40% of all consumers with disposable income to travel...

By Josephine Wawira 2 May 2017

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#WTMA17: The Seychelles playing an active role in conserving its biodiversity

David Germain, the director for Africa and America's Seychelles Tourism Board, took us through all that the Seychelles' vibrant holiday destination has to offer...

By Robin Fredericks 2 May 2017

SAA'S flight schedule back to normal after industrial action
SAA'S flight schedule back to normal after industrial action

South African Airways (SAA) said its flight schedule had returned to normal after industrial action from cabin crew was brought to an end by a court interdict on Wednesday...

By Karl Gernetzky 28 Apr 2017

Research shows shared vacation owners holiday more than their counterparts
Research shows shared vacation owners holiday more than their counterparts

Worldwide survey reveals that South African shared vacation owners spend on average 6.5 more days on vacation than their non-owner counterparts...

28 Apr 2017

Millennials are reshaping the face of global travel
Millennials are reshaping the face of global travel

"Millennials are having a tremendous impact on global travel and as their experience and spending power increase, so will their preferences continue to shape travel for decades to come."

26 Apr 2017

MediFin launches affordable travel insurance products
MediFin launches affordable travel insurance products

After noticing an increase in foreigners visiting South Africa, MediFin, a leader in cosmetic medical finance, has launched its very own online travel insurance products, MediFin Travel Insurance...

Issued by Medifin Financial Services 24 Apr 2017

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Summer winners of #SeasonsOfLourensford Instagram comp announced

The winners of the summer category for Lourensford Estate's #SeasonsOfLourensford Instagram competition has been announced. The competition features the beauty of the farm as it transforms throughout the seasons...

24 Apr 2017

MSC introduces new ships, destination and MD
MSC introduces new ships, destination and MD

Not long after appointing Ross Volk to the position of managing director of MSC Cruises South Africa, the company has also announced that it will be introducing the MSC Meraviglia...

By Angie White 24 Apr 2017

#WTMA17: WTM Africa closes its doors on a high-note
#WTMA17: WTM Africa closes its doors on a high-note

With buyers from 45 countries, over 8,000 pre-scheduled appointments confirmed and an increase in exhibitors from 2016, WTM Africa 2017 closed its doors on a high-note...

21 Apr 2017

WTM Africa 2017 saw over 700 exhibitors present, with over 8,000 pre-scheduled appointments for the duration of the show
#WTMA17: WTM Africa celebrates an impressive second day

Reporting over 8,000 pre-scheduled appointments between local and international buyers and exhibitors for the duration of the show, WTM Africa celebrated an impressive second day...

21 Apr 2017

Top three private safari destinations in South Africa
Top three private safari destinations in South Africa

With its magnificent natural landscapes, diverse and unique wildlife and unforgettable scenic beauty, South Africa prides itself as a premiere African safari destination.

By Jarred Manasse 21 Apr 2017

#WTMA17: Using digital marketing to convince young Africans to travel
#WTMA17: Using digital marketing to convince young Africans to travel

"Africa's online landscape is mobile but mostly feature phone based. Travel still needs to better embrace mobile by delivering mobile and thumb ready experiences to the African youth."

By Cari Coetzee 19 Apr 2017

Travelling abroad? Here's your travel checklist
Travelling abroad? Here's your travel checklist

The biggest problems travellers regularly encounter are due to lack of proper preparation such as not checking to make sure their passports are valid for at least six months...

13 Apr 2017

Poolside at the President Hotel.
Poolside perfection at the President Hotel

Officially opened by former president Nelson Mandela in 1998, a stay at the President Hotel in Bantry Bay on the Sea Point side of town is just what we needed last weekend after the previous emotionally draining, politics-driven week...

By Leigh Andrews 13 Apr 2017

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