The Westin Cape Town voted best large hotel conference venue

The Westin Cape Town was awarded the 'Best Traveller Africa - Best Large Hotel Conference Venue Award' at the Business Traveller Africa awards ceremony in Johannesburg. The Business Traveller Africa awards ceremony is an event intended for the South African business travel trade and celebrates...

8 Sep 2016

Turkish Airlines recognised as Best Airline in Europe

For the sixth consecutive year, Turkish Airlines has been chosen as the Best Airline in Europe in the Skytrax World Airline Awards. Skytrax is the most respected global airline passenger survey organisation in the industry, its World Airline Awards described as "the Oscars of the aviation...

15 Jul 2016

SANBI wins SA's 34th gold medal at Chelsea Flower Show

Designers David Davidson and Ray Hudson and the team of staff and volunteers from the South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI-Kirstenbosch and Harold Porter) exhibit won South Africa's 34th gold medal in 41 years at the prestigious Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Chelsea Flower...

25 May 2016

Marriott Rewards partners with SAA

Marriott Rewards, Marriott International's loyalty programme, has announced that members can now earn South African Airways (SAA) Voyager miles for stays at more than 4,000 Marriott hotels across 16 distinctive global brands. As part of this new partnership, Marriott Rewards members can now also...

5 Jan 2016

Etihad Airways wins Best First Class at ULTRAs

Etihad Airways has received the coveted award for Best First Class at the annual Ultratravel Middle East Awards (ULTRAs) ceremony, which was held at the Burj Al Arab Jumeirah hotel in Dubai. The ULTRAs are voted for by the readers of Ultratravel Middle East, the regional edition of the United...

3 Dec 2015

Explore Sideways wins three Assegai Awards

Explore Sideways has won three awards at the 2015 Assegai Awards, the direct marketing industry awards. It aims to recognise and reward result driven campaigns across creativity, strategy and return on investment. It started as an initiative put forth by WESGRO to increase tourism into the Cape...

30 Nov 2015

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