Highlighting hospitality: SAB World of Beer to host 5th annual Concierge Conference

  • July 30, 2014
  • Trade

The 5th annual Concierge Conference, which takes place on 17 September 2014 at the SAB World of Beer in Johannesburg, is a skills-development initiative that brings together players in the four- and five-star hospitality industry from across the country.

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SA swimmers shine at Commonwealth Games

  • July 30, 2014 by Keith Nicholls
  • Blog

South African swimmer Chad le Clos further cemented his reputation as one of the world’s top swimmers with a stunning performance at the Commonwealth Games.

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Take the kids to the Bartolomeu Dias Museum in Mossel Bay

  • July 30, 2014 by Andrea Weiss (words and pictures)
  • Blog

Mossel Bay on the Garden Route is a bucket-and-spade kind of seaside town, but if the weather’s not great then there’s an excellent alternative for the kids, where they can scramble around a real caravel that once sailed from Portugal to South Africa.

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Discover Durban's Mitchell Park Zoo

  • July 30, 2014 by Christine Marot
  • Blog

Durban’s only zoo has a wide variety of species such as duiker, raccoon, wallaby, mongoose, marmoset, as well many beautiful endemic and exotic birds, including flamingos, scarlet ibises and hornbills.

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Super brands at 100% Design

  • Media and Stakeholder

100% Design South Africa, presented by Dauphin HumanDesign® Group, Conde Nast House & Garden and The Home Channel is packed full of amazing brands from the residential, hospitality and office interior design and design industries, proving that 100% Design South Africa is unsurpassed in its line-up of leading design giants from far and near. The show will run from the 6th to the 10th of August at Gallagher Convention Centre.

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Riding the crest of a craft-beer wave

  • July 29, 2014 by Stuart Dickinson
  • Blog

Whether it’s a new gastropub, bottle stores selling local craft offerings and imported European ales, or even new breweries cropping up at a rapid rate around the country, the South African beer palate is evolving and savvy entrepreneurs are taking note.

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Keeping fit on vacation

  • July 29, 2014 by Daphney Mngomeni
  • Blog

From circuit training to yoga, South African hotels offer their guests a wide array of exercise and fitness options.

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Pet-friendly travelling in South Africa

  • July 28, 2014 by Sarah Came
  • Blog

You need not miss your pet just because you want a few days of sun and sand – you can have both. Here are just a few pet-friendly places to stay while you enjoy some relaxing time in the sun.

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Franschhoek's Mystery Weekends – the perfect getaway

  • July 28, 2014 by Lynnette Johns
  • Blog

Getaways in the beautiful Franschhoek Wine Valley just got a whole lot more exciting ...

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Photo essay: The Test Kitchen, Cape Town

Luke Dale-Roberts is one of South Africa’s top chefs. His restaurant, The Test Kitchen, was recently voted 48th best restaurant in the world on the World’s 50 Best Restaurants list. Here we celebrate his creativity in mouth-watering visuals.

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