Last year gave the hospitality industry a nasty shock, but it also provided an opportunity to create a new environment in which our behaviours and decision-making can contribute to the evolution of better societies and more solidarity...
Tim Cordon 17 Mar 2021
Hotel and resort magnate Sol Kerzner has stepped down as CEO of Kerzner International.
The Wine Tourism Handbook's 2010 edition has been launchedans is endorsed by Cape Town Routes Unlimited. It's also available at major local and international tourism trade shows, www.kalahari.net, leading booksellers, as well as through wine farms and hotels throughout South Africa, priced at R110.
A new online publication, providing a daily news update on land-based transport and guides to commuter, tourist and freight movement in South Africa was launched on Tuesday, 5 May, 2009. Transport & Tourism News will be under the editorship of Udo Rypstra.
Email – it's such a mundane, everyday type of task that we just assume that we know (and our colleagues know) how to send emails. But considering that a journalist is going to be scanning through hundreds of these every day, it would be wise to put a little thought into crafting something that catches the eye, don't you think?
Robynn Burls 24 Jan 2008
In just 18 months, newspaper Wine Tourism News has gone from a readership of 3000 to 30 000. "We are dedicated to promoting a thriving and responsible wine culture in South Africa," says publisher Monika Elias of The World's Favourite Publications, "and it is clear from our research that people are interested in learning about wine in a fun and non-threatening way; hence the success of the newspaper."
Madiba Action - Yithethe maAfrika Promotions' new-look glossy tourism and investment publication - is now on sale in high-traffic stores in the Eastern Cape and on the Garden Route.
In addition to drama making a welcome return to SAfm, current affairs has now been extended into the weekends and SABC1's Asikhulume/Let's Talk host, Xolani Gwala, has taken over Morning Talk (Mon - Fri 9am - 12pm) from Vuyo Mbuli, who hung up his mike on Friday 31 March 2006.
South Africa's wine routes have been united in a comprehensive, easy-to-read guide with the launch of the Wine Tourism Handbook. Not only covering the 16 local wine routes, individual wineries, and wine tasting and purchasing, there is a strong focus on culinary delights, wildlife, arts and craft, too.