Discover Table Mountain's magnificent floral kingdom with a bespoke fynbos tour
Discover Table Mountain's magnificent floral kingdom with a bespoke fynbos tour

Cape Grace Hotel Fynbos Tour offers in-house guests the unique opportunity to experience one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World and its fascinating floral kingdom while sipping on a delightful range of wines.

Issued by Cape Grace 4 hours ago

Africa's first Radisson RED celebrates its first anniversary
Africa's first Radisson RED celebrates its first anniversary

Eugene Yiga talks to the curator of Radisson RED in Cape Town, Dale Simpson, about the new hotel.

By Eugene Yiga 1 day ago

5 Cape Town spots that offer gourmet picnic baskets
5 Cape Town spots that offer gourmet picnic baskets

Summer in Cape Town is the ideal time to picnic, be it at any of the many beautiful beaches, serene forests, or atop iconic Table Mountain. However, sometimes you just want someone else to do the dirty work when it comes to selecting and packing your picnic basket, that's why we're giving you five top Cape Town restaurants and wine estates that offer readymade and packed gourmet picnic baskets for purchase on their premises.

By Ruth Cooper 2 days ago

Two Oceans Aquarium celebrates 23 years with Free-On-Your-Birthday initiative
Two Oceans Aquarium celebrates 23 years with Free-On-Your-Birthday initiative

In celebration of the 23 years since it opened, the Two Oceans Aquarium at the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town has launched a Free-On-Your-Birthday initiative. The initiative allows visitors free entry to the aquarium on the day of the visitor's birthday and up to six days thereafter; visitors have to present a valid identification document to qualify.

2 days ago

Why we need to work with local communities in tackling the illegal wildlife economy
Why we need to work with local communities in tackling the illegal wildlife economy

While millions of rands have been disbursed to fight illegal wildlife trade, rhino poaching continues. According to new research by the University of Cape Town's (UCT) Global Risk Governance Programme, local communities can be used as change agents in tackling the illegal wildlife economy.

2 days ago

Additional flights on Johannesburg-Singapore route
Additional flights on Johannesburg-Singapore route

With effect from 31 March 2019, Singapore Airlines (SIA) will be adding three weekly flights between Johannesburg and Singapore.

2 days ago

Vector Architects transforms old Chinese disused sugar mill into hotel
Vector Architects transforms old Chinese disused sugar mill into hotel

Beijing-based architecture practice Vector Architects has transformed an old disused sugar mill into a hotel, keeping the industrial structure of the complex in Yangshuo's mountains. Named Alila Yangshuo, the hotel complex is located near Li River in Guangxi. The site is surrounded by a picturesque natural landscape, located in one of the most typical karst regions.

2 days ago

ACSA receives intl certification for environmental management
ACSA receives intl certification for environmental management

All nine of Airports Company South Africa's airports have been certified as compliant with the most-recognised international standard for environmental management systems.

2 days ago

SANParks and Welgevonden Game Reserve enter partnership agreement
SANParks and Welgevonden Game Reserve enter partnership agreement

South African National Parks (SANParks) and Welgevonden Game Reserve (WGR) have signed a partnership agreement, which "comes at an opportune time to effectively enhance security, address socio-economic challenges and bolster development opportunities," says Janine Raftopoulos, head of Corporate Communications for SANParks.

2 days ago

2018 Business Traveller Africa Award winners
2018 Business Traveller Africa Award winners

Honouring those brands that have provided superior South African business travel service, the 7th annual Business Traveller Africa Awards announced its 2018 winners last week.

By Shan Radcliffe 9 Nov 2018

Beluga launches new whisky lounge
Beluga launches new whisky lounge

Tuesday night saw a collection of high-end businessmen, Maserati's top clientele, and an array of influencers and celebrities make their way to De Waterkant restaurant, Beluga to celebrate the launch of Beluga's new whisky lounge.

By Juanita Pienaar 9 Nov 2018

Travel megatrends transforming Africa
Travel megatrends transforming Africa

Travel is an ever-shifting industry; how visitors adapt in their preferences is a challenge for any tourism and hospitality professional to identify and meet their requirements in order to stay relevant. These trends differ from continent to continent, so it's necessary to maintain a global perspective when marketing to different source markets.

8 Nov 2018

4 tips to help entrepreneurs maximise their travel budget
4 tips to help entrepreneurs maximise their travel budget

If you're a small business owner and neither you nor your employees travel frequently, you might brush off the idea of compiling a comprehensive travel and expense management plan as unfeasible, unrealistic and a waste of time. However, there is a direct correlation between travel spend and business growth.

Issued by Flight Centre Business Travel 8 Nov 2018