Cape Town Tourism reappointed city’s tourism agency

  • July 31, 2014
  • Trade

Cape Town Tourism is to continue marketing the city for another three years following the signing of a three-year agreement with the City of Cape Town.

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Weekend getaways

What makes an ideal weekend getaway? This was the topic for this week’s #TravelChatSA.

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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

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
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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

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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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