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Ethiopian Airlines connects direct to Cape Town

  • August 24, 2015
  • Trade

Africa’s largest airline Ethiopian Airlines recently commenced a new direct service linking Addis Ababa with Cape Town.

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Meet South Africa during Tourism Month

  • August 17, 2015
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

September is Tourism Month in South Africa, and this year’s celebrations were kickstarted with an official launch on August 16 by Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom, at Euphoria Golf Resort in the Waterberg region of Limpopo province.

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Stage set for Lilizela Tourism Awards provincial finalists

  • August 07, 2015
  • Trade

As the countdown to the Lilizela Tourism Awards picks up momentum, entries have now been judged and provincial finalists selected.

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SAACI congress 2015 attracts 300 delegates to Cape Town

  • August 04, 2015
  • Trade

Minister of Tourism Derek Hanekom opened the 29th Southern African Association for the Conference Industry (SAACI) congress yesterday in Cape Town. More than 300 delegates are attending the congress – themed “It’s business, it’s personal” – which runs from 3 to 4 August.

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Opening address by the Minister of Tourism, Derek Hanekom, to the SAACI Congress: 3 August 2015

  • August 03, 2015
  • Trade

These events bring people into our country, and when they have a truly memorable experience, which is largely the result of experiencing excellence and quality contact with people…

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Soweto Wine & Lifestyle Festival coming in September

  • July 29, 2015
  • Trade

Back in 2004 the Soweto Wine & Lifestyle Festival was just an idea between friends, but fast-forward 11 years and it has grown to a massive, annual must-attend event on the South African wine calendar.

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South African dance group excels at international arts championships

  • July 28, 2015
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Die Nuwe Graskoue Trappers recently scooped 13 medals and two trophies at the 19th annual World Championships of Performing Arts in Long Beach, California.

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Respect for the past: embracing our history

  • July 24, 2015
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As one of its Mandela Day initiatives, South African Tourism took a group students from East Bank High School in Alexandra on a heritage tour around Johannesburg.

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Miss Earth South Africa finalists walk in Madiba’s shoes

  • July 23, 2015
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The Miss Earth South Africa 2015 finalists took a walk in Nelson Mandela’s shoes recently through the Madiba’s Journey app.

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Join #TravelChatSA – an online travel community

  • July 21, 2015
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#TravelChatSA is a South African online travel community that meets every Wednesday on Twitter to share ideas on where to stay, what to eat and what to do in South Africa while on holiday.

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