The South African Landscapers Institute (SALI) has recognised the lush gardens at Sun International's Sun City as the most water wise in the country. Life Landscapes, the resort's outsourced landscaping and garden maintenance service provider, has won the Rand Water Trophy for the Best Water Wise Project this year for its joint projects with RealGreen.
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Marriott International has announced their plans to debut stylish eco-incubator brand, Element Hotels, in Egypt early in 2019. Element Cairo, located in Cairo's upscale Heliopolis district is being developed by Abraj Misr Urban Development and is owned by Middle East Real Estate for Development (MERED), an Egyptian limited liability company.
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Airbnb has announced that Bran Castle in Transylvania, the inspiration for Dracula's castle, has been listed on Airbnb for this year's Halloween. This means Dracula fans will now have the opportunity to risk their necks for a night at the legendary vampire lair and be hosted by Dacre Stoker, the great-grand nephew of Bram Stoker himself.
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Cheapflights.co.za has announced a new awards programme that celebrates the successes of the local travel industry - the Cheapflights South Africa Travel Awards. The inaugural awards will recognise every facet from the best local airports and airlines to best safari and wine farm offering.
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The South African tourism industry celebrated its top business owners and service providers at the Lilizela Tourism Awards on 16 October 2016 which saw 53 winners voted the best of the best in categories ranging from service excellence and entrepreneurship to sustainable development.
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Situated in the heart of Limpopo's capital city, surrounded by lush green lawns and sub-tropical gardens, the Garden Court Polokwane recently completed a renovation project enhancing the entire property. This sprawling estate offers guests a relaxing base from which travellers can conduct business, explore the surrounding area, or simply to relax and unwind.
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For those among us who only fly First or Business and are able to select from the best travel opportunities the globe offers as well as those who live frugally and save towards a trip of a lifetime to celebrate that special milestone, The Royal Portfolio of luxury properties, even at the top end of the price scale, delivers outstanding value and memorable experiences. No more so than at Royal Malewane, their exclusive safari game lodge in the Thornybush Private Game Reserve, near The Kruger National Park's Orpen Gate and the town of Hoedspruit.
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Accommodation Direct analysed their travel booking data over the last 12 months which brought some interesting travel info and inspiration to light. Ranging from the most expensive and luxurious destinations to the most economical, find out what travellers have to say about the top towns and stays in South Africa.
17 Oct 2016
The Peninsula All-Suite Hotel continues to green its operations with its latest project focusing on lowering water consumption.
14 Oct 2016