Experience all-suite luxury at the Peninsula Hotel
Experience all-suite luxury at the Peninsula Hotel

The iconic windswept trees that hug the Queens Beach corner of Sea Point's Platinum Mile signify a strong link to the past for the Peninsula All-Suite Hotel. Its recent refurbishment has polished the perks that regulars love, while adding a fresh sparkle with soothing touches of the sunset-kissed sea everywhere you look.

By Leigh Andrews 16 hours ago

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What you need to know about "airing" your property

Conversation around the braai has it that Airbnb, the popular online marketplace for accommodation, is an easy way to let your property make money for you. As with all forms of "easy" money, it's never quite as straightforward as that.

By Bruce Swain 20 hours ago

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How Hilton will reach its 2030 social and environmental goals

On top of removing plastic straws from its 650 managed properties by the end of 2018, Hilton revealed it will double its social impact investments and cut its global environmental impact in half by 2030. An estimated eight million tonnes of plastic waste enter the ocean each year, and research projects that plastic in our oceans could triple in a decade. Plastic pollution not only impacts our waters and marine life but also our food chain and overall health.

21 hours ago

Andrew Widegger takes over from Clifford Ross at the helm of the City Lodge Hotel Group
Andrew Widegger takes over from Clifford Ross at the helm of the City Lodge Hotel Group

After more than 30 years at the City Lodge Hotel Group, the last 15 years as Chief Executive Officer, Clifford Ross is stepping down from his role at the end of June due to ill health.

Issued by City Lodge Hotel 1 day ago

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Radisson adds Park Inn Lusaka to Africa portfolio

Radisson Hospitality AB has added Park Inn by Radisson Lusaka Longacres, Zambia to its expanding portfolio.

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#Indaba2018: Creating experiences online

While technology is disrupting the tourism industry, it is also bringing with it benefits to the industry and the end user. By 2030, 1.8 billion tourists will visit the continent. Africa can greatly benefit from technology to grow its share of the global tourism market.

By Danette Breitenbach 2 days ago

Bleisure travel expected to grow in 2018 and beyond
Bleisure travel expected to grow in 2018 and beyond

In South Africa's tight economy, bleisure, as a rising trend, has become the ideal way to find a balance between work and play. The combination of business and leisure means adding a little more room for relaxation on business trips, to keep one's mind and body in a positive state all year round.

3 days ago

What will it take for travel consultants to survive?
What will it take for travel consultants to survive?

They say that the universities and colleges of today are training people for careers that don't even exist. According to the World Economic Forum, some 65% of children entering primary school today will ultimately end up working in completely new job types that have yet to be created.

3 days ago

Love Cape Town, love Mitchells Plain: Cape Town Tourism releases new neighbourhoods video
Love Cape Town, love Mitchells Plain: Cape Town Tourism releases new neighbourhoods video

Continuing on its drive to encourage visitors to fall in love with the Mother City's lesser-known but unique experiences in a destination, Cape Town Tourism has released the latest in their "Love Cape Town Neighbourhoods" video series focusing on Mitchells Plain.

18 May 2018

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Business boost - Air Seychelles partners with Booking.com

The Seychelles' national carrier, Air Seychelles, has formed a new partnership with Booking.com to provide customers with accommodation options, the airline said in a press release.

18 May 2018