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New South African Tourism Board members announced

  • May 02, 2015
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

The Minister of Tourism, Derek Hanekom, has welcomed new appointees to the Board of South African Tourism.

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Mobile app puts a guide to Madiba’s South Africa in your pocket

  • April 01, 2015
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

The #MadibaJourney app is available for free download now on Android and Apple devices.

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South African Tourism welcomes new CMO Margie Whitehouse

  • March 09, 2015
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

South African Tourism’s new chief marketing officer, Margie Whitehouse, is warm, passionate and a nurturer of people who is excited about the ‘sense of purpose’ her position offers.

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INDABA exhibitors drive fierce demand for participation in Africa’s largest hosted buyer program

  • January 30, 2015
  • Trade

Exhibitors are proving a powerful magnet to buyers eager to meet and conduct business with the largest team of African exhibitors under one roof.

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Tribute to esteemed hotelier Liz McGrath

  • January 30, 2015

It takes a certain kind of woman to develop three South African hotels, and have them all recognised by the international luxury group, Relais & Château. South African hotelier Liz McGrath, who passed away on Saturday 24 January 2015 after a short illness, was such a woman.

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Website on Mahatma Gandhi's South African sojourn launched

  • October 16, 2014
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

The year 2014 marks 100 years since Mahatma Gandhi left South Africa for good after spending his formative years in this country. A new South African Tourism website traces his 21-year path in South Africa.

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Rethinking travel at the E-Tourism Africa Summit 2014 #eTAS14

  • September 04, 2014
  • Trade

The seventh annual E-Tourism Africa Summit, which looks at digital advances in the travel space, kicked off in Cape Town on Thursday 4 September 2014. For the first time, this popular conference is being held in two cities, with the second leg planned for Johannesburg on 8 and 9 September.

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Nadine Gordimer – a life celebrated in words

  • July 15, 2014

Nobel laureate and political activist Nadine Gordimer has died at the age of 90. Gordimer used her formidable talent as a writer to shine a light on prejudice in South Africa.

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Passengers enjoy free Wi-Fi at South Africa's nine major airports

  • July 11, 2014

Wi-Fi makes the world go round, and passengers can now benefit from 30 minutes of free Wi-Fi at South Africa’s nine airports, thanks to the Airports Company South Africa.

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South Africa voted best wildlife destination by Lonely Planet readers in India

  • June 05, 2014

South Africa has been voted the best wildlife destination for the third year in a row in a Lonely Planet magazine reader survey in India.

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