Escape to these five secluded South African beaches this holiday season
Escape to these five secluded South African beaches this holiday season

Are you looking to escape the busy South African beaches this festive season? Here are five secluded South African beaches to try out this holiday.

1 day ago

The handy travel companion amplifying hotel service and guest experience
The handy travel companion amplifying hotel service and guest experience

Wednesday, 5 December 2017, saw the launch of the 'handy' device into the South African market as a means to revolutionise the travel and hotel industry.

By Robin Fredericks 2 days ago

Own space on the biggest multi-industry B2B news site in Africa?
Own space on the biggest multi-industry B2B news site in Africa?

Location, location, location - a real estate term used to describe the benefits of a property investment is as relevant in the online media space.

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 3 days ago

Championing the passenger and Xceeding Xpectations
Championing the passenger and Xceeding Xpectations

Eagle Liner and Intercity Xpress will be adding value to the lives of their passengers with their latest campaign. Eagle Liner and Intercity Xpress were looking for a way to engage with passengers and show them that their patronage is valued.

Issued by TLC Marketing Worldwide 3 days ago

Technologies that will enhance hotel experience in 2018
Technologies that will enhance hotel experience in 2018

As we look forward to closing the year, Jumia Travel takes a keen look at emerging and growing hotel technologies that will shape the new year.

3 days ago

Disruptive innovation: Are we there yet?
Disruptive innovation: Are we there yet?

Society both likes and fears the concept of disruptive innovation. We like to experience new ways of travelling and creativity in cooking dishes. At the same time, we may be somewhat anxious or even afraid of getting into a self-driving car or eating something cooked by a robot chef.

By Carlos Martin-Rios 3 days ago

Why does having a second passport matter?
Why does having a second passport matter?

Why does having a second passport matter? Ask anyone who has tried to travel, work or move overseas and they will quickly tell you about the drawbacks of having a single passport. With the current political instability and further junk status downgrades South Africa has faced as of late, some might say you would be mad not to have a 'Plan B' if things don't start taking a turn for the better.

12 Dec 2017

#SiemensAirDrop: Travellers from Joburg to Cape Town encouraged to exchange baggage allowance for water
#SiemensAirDrop: Travellers from Joburg to Cape Town encouraged to exchange baggage allowance for water

Cape Town is suffering one of the worst droughts in more than a century with dam levels around 35% and Day Zero predicted for late April 2018. This festive season Gautengers will descend on a drought-ravaged Mother City, putting more strain on water supply. On Friday, 15 December, they will be encouraged to exchange five kilos of their on-flight baggage allowance for five litres of water in a social experiment to help raise awareness about the need to use water extremely sparingly in the Cape.*

12 Dec 2017

Magical memories with MSC in Mozambique
Magical memories with MSC in Mozambique

The speedboat glided effortlessly over the see-through water and slowed down as we entered the bay. Luckily we were on the first shipment out, so we had some time to get a good spot on the beach. Soon it would be crowded with almost all the Sinfonia passengers.

By Ilse van den Berg 12 Dec 2017

Always-on a must for South African digital travellers
Always-on a must for South African digital travellers

We are currently amid an industrial revolution which is transforming every sector of business. While the travel industry is arguably ahead of the curve right now, for how long will it remain in front? In South Africa, almost 3.5 million travellers passed through the country in August this year alone. The economic impact of not staying up to date with the latest technologies can, therefore, be considerable.

By Claude Schuck 11 Dec 2017

Imbizo Shisanyama scoops #WindhoekSearch crown
Imbizo Shisanyama scoops #WindhoekSearch crown

Busy Corner Imbizo Shisanyama has walked away with the title of South Africa's best shisanyama and prizes worth half a million rand in the Windhoek Shisanyama Search.

11 Dec 2017

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Fewer packing for the coast this holiday season

Coastal city residents will not have as many of their "annoying" northern neighbours to deal with this December as fewer "Vaalies" are expected to travel for the holidays. Many inlanders are either staying put this festive season or finding cheaper ways to holiday closer to home.

By Farren Collins 11 Dec 2017

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#InternationalMountainDay: Table Mountain secrets revealed

Table Mountain Cableway and the Geological Society of South Africa has put together an infographic revealing the geological secrets of Cape Town icon, Table Mountain, in celebration of International Mountain Day (11 December). On public display at the Upper Cable Station, the infographic shows the four different rock layers which constitute the structure of the mountain.

11 Dec 2017