Cari Van Wyk
#WomensMonth: Georgie Davidson, the woman behind Fancourt Estate

#WomensMonth: Georgie Davidson, the woman behind Fancourt Estate[Cari Van Wyk] Meet Georgie Davidson, the CEO of and woman behind the world-renowned Fancourt Estate, a global landmark for business, leisure and golfing travel...

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Jarred Manasse
Ten reasons why you should self-drive through Namibia's Etosha National Park

Ten reasons why you should self-drive through Namibia's Etosha National Park[Jarred Manasse] If you're planning a Namibia self-drive safari, then the Etosha National Park should be right at the top of your travel bucket list. Here's why...

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Cari Van Wyk
#WomensMonth: overcoming our own barriers with Linda Reddy

Linda Reddy
Linda Reddy
[Cari Van Wyk] Linda Reddy joined Tsogo Sun 18 years ago. Starting at Garden Court South Beach in Durban, she worked her way up from reception to general management - gaining exposure to every aspect of running a hotel...

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Jarred Manasse
Ten reasons why you should visit the Tsitsikamma National Park

Ten reasons why you should visit the Tsitsikamma National Park[Jarred Manasse] Tucked away behind mountain and sea, the Tsitsikamma National Park is one of the most beautiful stretches of coastline on the planet...

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Joe Hessert
How travellers are benefiting from Britain's decision to leave the EU

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[Joe Hessert] New research by Hopper reveals that the cost of airfare to Britain has plummeted to the lowest level in more than three years...

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Jarred Manasse
15 reasons why you should explore the Victoria Falls

15 reasons why you should explore the Victoria Falls[Jarred Manasse] Featuring as one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, the Victoria Falls is a bucket list travel destination for travellers planning an African safari...

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Cari Van Wyk
#WomensMonth: Navigating the world as a woman with Kelly Jackson

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Kelly in Costa Rica
[Cari Van Wyk] Global travel company Contiki caters for the young, wild and free. We spoke to Contiki SA's general manager, Kelly Jackson, on navigating this world as a woman...

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Joe Hessert
Terror attacks in Europe tests resilience of travel industry

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[Joe Hessert] The impact of recent terror attacks in Europe on the international travel industry has been small, but measurable. The monthly Trans-Atlantic report from...

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Guy Stehlik
Holidaying locally: colouring in between the lines

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[Guy Stehlik] We need to cater to our local travellers, making the most of the fact that the unfortunate exchange rate actually creates an exciting new market for hospitality service providers - our locals!

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Cari Van Wyk
How DoubleTree by Hilton Cape Town got its 5-star green rating

How DoubleTree by Hilton Cape Town got its 5-star green rating
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[Cari Van Wyk] We spoke to Caroline Coates, marketing manager for DoubleTree by Hilton Cape Town about how they achieved their 5-star green rating...

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Guy Stehlik
Lessons from European hospitality: how many people does it take to change a light bulb?

Lessons from European hospitality: how many people does it take to change a light bulb?
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[Guy Stehlik] Having had the good fortune of spending a few days in Europe recently as well as having worked there in the early days of my hospitality career...

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Jarred Manasse
Five must-do activities in Limpopo

Mapungubwe Hill
Mapungubwe Hill
[Jarred Manasse] If you're planning on heading north on your next trip around South Africa, you're likely to experience the popular wildlife and fascinating heritage which wait in the inspiring province of Limpopo.

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Brian Berkman
Stay in the newest oldest hotel in the heart of historic Stellenbosch

Stay in the newest oldest hotel in the heart of historic Stellenbosch[Brian Berkman] With its whitewashed Cape Dutch buildings and tree-lined avenues, Stellenbosch is even more beautiful following a major street art investment and the myriad art galleries...

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Boris Dzhingarov
How can you track business travel expenses? - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] Business travel is a huge part of doing business these days because you want to go to meet with potential partners and clients. Travelling stands out as one of the largest of the expenses that the companies can incur...

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Brian Berkman
Sao Paulo hotel opens namesake in Rio

Sao Paulo hotel opens namesake in Rio[Brian Berkman] The luxury Emiliano boutique hotel, part of The Leading Hotels of the World portfolio, has this month opened a second hotel in Brazil's storied Copacabana beach...

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Brian Berkman
Downtown Abbey beyond the boerewors curtain

Downtown Abbey beyond the boerewors curtain[Brian Berkman] When the Duke of Bedford lived in the Cape during WW2 he built some of Woburn Abbey's features into his new house in South Africa...

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Enver Duminy
Brexit: how will currency fluctuations affect Cape Town tourism?

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[Enver Duminy] How will the currency fluctuations caused by Brexit, in particular, affect tourism in Cape Town?

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Ruth Cooper
Ruth Cooper
Carlson Rezidor Group food and drink conference

Tourist and hospitality leaders, The Carlson Rezidor Group, hosted their first food and drinks conference in South Africa, at the Park Inn by Radisson Cape Town, Newlands on the 8 and 9 June 2016.

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Jarred Manasse
Ten reasons why you should explore the Makgadikgadi Pans

Ten reasons why you should explore the Makgadikgadi Pans[Jarred Manasse] For the majority of the year, the Makgadikgadi Pans is extremely desolate, waterless and arid. However, during the wet season, Makgadigadi offers excellent wildlife viewing...

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Cari Van Wyk
#YouthMonth: adventure with a true wanderer

Raihaan Suliman
Raihaan Suliman
[Cari Van Wyk] Raihaan Suliman has recently been announced as Wrangler's top True Wanderer. This corporate head turned travel blogger has travel and adventure in his spirit...

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