In a significant development, key influencers in the Western Cape's tourism industry have committed to working together to address the negative impact that seasonality has on the industry and, consequently, on economic growth in the City and across the Province.
30 Jul 2015 11:30
For many tourists, the thought of Northern Nigeria conjures up images of bomb-damaged and dangerous cities with inhospitable residents.However, this is not entirely true as the region features idyllic cascades, picturesque plateaus, captivating architecture and welcoming locals who are proud to show off their local cities and culture.
30 Jul 2015 10:56
They say a change is as good as a holiday but sometimes being in familiar surroundings is more relaxing. This is truer for me as a traveller the older I get; the once exciting thrill of using all my wits to navigate the new, is fast wearing off.
By Brian Berkman 30 Jul 2015 08:38
Protea Hotels has been awarded top spot in the Hotels Category in the Ask Afrika 2015/2016 Icon Brands Survey.
29 Jul 2015 16:46
A stellar line-up of industry leaders will discuss current trends in the marketing communications industry, as well as do some crystal ball gazing for 2016 at Bizcommunity.com's special trend event on 17 September 2015 at the Sandton Convention Centre.
Issued by Bizcommunity.com 29 Jul 2015 11:10
A new report from global hotel consultancy HVS has indicated that the Moroccan city of Marrakech is likely to be amongst those markets seeing a downturn in tourism as a result of terrorist attacks on neighbouring African and Middle Eastern countries.
29 Jul 2015 10:46
There are many unforeseen challenges you may be exposed to while travelling abroad - like losing important documents, illness, an accident, becoming the victim of crime, or even a natural disaster.
28 Jul 2015 15:36
The Western Cape finals of the annual International Hotel School (IHS) bursary competition recently took place at Cape Town's Peninsula All-Suite Hotel, with Brad Taylor being awarded a bursary to further study in the hospitality industry.
28 Jul 2015 09:24
Online reviews can be a tricky business, especially in the restaurant trade. In between picky customers and the ego needed to make an eatery sustainable things can get very messy, very quickly...
By Stuart Thomas 28 Jul 2015 08:00
Two lucky young Cape Town soccer fans were in their element on Sunday, 26 July 2015, when the Cape Town Cup soccer final between Sporting Lisbon and Crystal Palace took place at Cape Town Stadium.
27 Jul 2015 13:13
More calls, bigger ships, the return of an industry giant, infrastructure improvements and sharpened appetite for Arabian Gulf itineraries promise record-breaking results during 2015/16 winter season for Abu Dhabi's burgeoning cruise industry
27 Jul 2015 11:48
Emirates airline will connect Bamako, the capital and largest city of Mali, to its global network from 25 October 2015.
27 Jul 2015 11:04
Customers travelling on Emirates' First Class can now look forward to the introduction of the recently released Dom Pérignon Vintage 2005, and the Dom Pérignon Vintage Rosé 2003, across different routes.
27 Jul 2015 09:20