LEGOLAND Water Park
Dubai's new mega theme park opens in October

Tickets for Dubai's new multi-theme park goes on sale in South Africa next month. Dubai Parks and Resorts has appointed Johannesburg-based specialist tour operator, United Europe, to promote the family entertainment destination in South Africa.

13 hours ago

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?

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, one thing became overwhelmingly clear: hotel and hospitality staff abroad are efficient and hotels are largely managed efficiently.

By Guy Stehlik 15 hours ago

Speaking Greek with MasterChef Australia's George Calombaris
Speaking Greek with MasterChef Australia's George Calombaris

MasterChef Australia co-judge, chef and restaurateur George Calombaris is back in South Africa for this weekend's Good Food & Wine Show, where foodies now have the chance to play 'MasterChef'. The Chef's Table is an interactive culinary masterclass new on the event's menu and accompanies the relaunch of the rebranded GF&WS.

By Jessica Tennant 16 hours ago

Meet Sarah, your travel expert
Safari company launches video series to inform travellers to Africa

Safari company Rhino Africa launched a new video series titled Rhino Africa's Travel Tips which aims to answer all question those travelling to Africa may have.

17 hours ago

Radisson Blu Le Vendome Hotel visits elderly for Mandela Day
Radisson Blu Le Vendome Hotel visits elderly for Mandela Day

Radisson Blu Le Vendome Hotel visited the 300 residents of Three Anchor Bay old age home for Mandela Day and shared hot, delicious soup, entertainment and a good chat.

1 day ago

The Royal Escape: espAfrika's new curated luxury experience
The Royal Escape: espAfrika's new curated luxury experience

espAfrika brings its latest offering - www.escapemusicexperience.com the Escape Experience - in a series of exclusive curated experiences designed to appeal to Africa's luxury market as well as corporates who want to reward or acknowledge special clientele. The first event, entitled 'The Royal Escape Experience' will be hosted over a three-day period on 28, 29 and 30 July at the Palace of the Lost City, Sun City.

1 day ago

Mapungubwe Hill
Five must-do activities in Limpopo

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

By Jarred Manasse 1 day ago

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Why travellers should learn the language of their destination

Global travel increases every year despite our advanced technological connections that enable us to communicate across and experience the world without leaving home. This is because there is no substitute for first-hand experience. The experience of travelling - short or long term, for leisure of pleasure, for life experience or to settle in a new country - is greatly enhanced by the ability to speak the language of your destination.

1 day ago

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

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 with sculptures that spill out into the streets. As a university town, it has a vibrancy and edginess that makes it very desirable, especially if you are young at heart and want to be in a stimulating academic and creative hotbed.

By Brian Berkman 1 day ago

Forever Resorts relaunches Mpumalanga's "Grand Old Lady"
Forever Resorts relaunches Mpumalanga's "Grand Old Lady"

Forever Resorts, Lodges, Hotels and Retreats announced the relaunch of Mpumalanga's "Grand Old Lady", Mount Sheba, A Forever Lodge. The lodge, 22 kilometers east of the legendary gold digger's town of Pilgrims Rest, has a fresh new look following upgrades and renovations.

1 day ago

Cableway Maintenance 2016
Table Mountain Cableway closed for annual maintenance and refurbishment

Table Mountain Cableway will be closed for its scheduled annual maintenance from 25 July to 7 August 2016. Replacement of the Top Station generator, maintenance of the 11kV electricity line, cleaning of the ropes and slack rope tests, renewing switches and bearings where necessary, servicing of the main gearbox, generators and backup generators, as well as general electronic component changes and control checks will take place during the shutdown period.

2 days ago

Joint project promotes domestic destinations to business travellers
Joint project promotes domestic destinations to business travellers

A joint pilot project between SA Tourism and the Association of South African Travel Agents (ASATA) has seen over a 1,000 South African business travellers exposed to a wide range of domestic travel destinations and deals. The project aims to promote leisure travel across South Africa among business travellers.

2 days ago

Magic moments at the Michelangelo Hotel
Magic moments at the Michelangelo Hotel

Arriving at the Michelangelo Hotel, situated in the heart of Sandton on Nelson Mandela Square, we were immediately struck by the elegance and prestige of this beautiful establishment. From the minute we set foot on Legacy land, we were drawn in by the majesty surrounding us alluding to a very luxurious stay to ensue. Of course, what else can be expected of one of the Leading Hotels of the World.

By Angie White 2 days ago