Cooked in the Karoo: Q&A session with Justin Bonello

  • October 07, 2014 by Desireé Haakonsen (all images Louis Hiemstra)
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A new cook-cum-armchair-travel book by South African filmmaker, bush cook and television personality, Justin Bonello, is the perfect combination of history and food; taking the reader on a culinary journey through the big sky semi-desert Karoo to walk in the shoes of the incredibly hospitable people who struggle to survive here.

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Love South Africa: photos by Chris Hitchcock

  • October 07, 2014 by Lethabo-Thabo Royds
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Here we showcase one of the many talented photographers contributing to the Love South Africa Flickr group.

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New inner-city food market opens in Joburg

  • October 06, 2014 by Thrishni Subramoney
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Situated between towering skyscrapers in Johannesburg’s inner city lies a delight for foodies and tourists in search of a new experience – a fresh-food market. The Sheds@1Fox threw open its doors to the public on the sidelines of the Joburg City Festival.

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Domestic Tourism Snapshot - Q2 2014

This report provides a snapshot of the performance of the domestic tourism. Due to a low travel incidence in this quarter, the results only reflect a fraction of the number of people interviewed . With such a low incidence, this report could not reflect data for all the provinces. Only…
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LAN Upgrade Tender

South African Tourism invites proposals from suitably qualified service providers, in the areas of network design and implementation, to supply and upgrade local-area-network infrastructure to the next-generation Layer-2 network switches and wireless access points, which will provide high-quality network. 
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ICT Strategy Tender

Proposals are invited from suitably qualified service providers in the areas of ICT strategy development and implementation, to review both SAT's existing ICT strategy and governance. The sought after service provider is expected to possess competence and experience at the highest level within the areas of enterprise architect and strategy…
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Request for proposals: Comprehensive Security Services

South African Tourism (SAT) is inviting reputable services providers with a proven track record to submit proposals in a bid to provide comprehensive security services to establish and maintain a safe workplace for all employees and to conduct its activities in an environmentally responsible manner to ensure the safety of…
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Provision of cleaning and hygiene services

South African Tourism (SAT) is accordingly inviting reputable services providers with a proven track record to submit proposals in a bid to provide office cleaning and hygiene services to its Head Office situated at 90 Protea road, Chiselhurston, Sandton for a period of 3 years effective 1 December 2014 extendable…
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Golf courses you’ll find only in South Africa

  • October 06, 2014 by Stuart Dickinson
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Golf courses with an ocean view? You’ll find those around the world. But when a monkey steals your ball from the fairway, or the hazard on the next par three features a crocodile, you know you’re in South Africa.

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Kgalagadi Leopard Project

Leopard sightings in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park are the stuff of legend, and it’s no wonder they’ve generated a slew of ‘popular’ and scientific research. The work done by Dr Matthew Schurch is a combination of the two and provides ample opportunity for visitors to the park to identify the leopards they see, as well as contribute to a growing database of information on the park’s leopard population.

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