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Madiba's image on new SA currency

  • October 19, 2012 | Category: 2012,

The image of the nation’s favourite grandfather, Nelson Mandela, will appear on South African bank notes by the end of 2012.


South Africa has 36 Blue Flag beaches

  • October 19, 2012 | Category: 2012,

It was announced in Hermanus last week that South Africa now has a record number of Blue Flag beaches.


Knysna’s houseboats back on the water

  • October 18, 2012 | Category:, Trade

Knysna’s holiday houseboats have returned to the Knysna lagoon under the newly launched Knysna Houseboats brand.


Fancourt makes CNNGo's list of top 10 golf resorts

  • October 18, 2012 | Category: 2012,, Media and Stakeholder

Fancourt golf resort in the Western Cape has been ranked in the world’s 10 best golfing destinations.


New heritage route launched in North West province

  • October 16, 2012 | Category:, Media and Stakeholder, Trade

Open Africa has recently launched the Segarona Heritage Experience highlighting the fascinating history of the region.


South Africa eagerly awaits AFCON 2013

  • October 15, 2012 | Category:, Media and Stakeholder, Trade

South Africa once again stands poised to attract international football headlines, when the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations takes place early next year in 5 cities.


South African takes 4th place at international sommelier competition

  • October 08, 2012 | Category: 2012,, Media and Stakeholder

The Saxon’s Jeff Lopes was placed 4th at the recent Chaîne des Rôtisseurs Jeunes Sommeliers Competition.


Cape Town's virtual invasion

  • October 04, 2012 | Category: 2012,, Media and Stakeholder, Trade

Over the next 3 months virtual visitors will experience the Mother City via a Facebook-based travel app.


Search for South Africa’s top emerging tourism entrepreneurs begins

  • October 03, 2012 | Category:, Trade

Entries for the 2013 edition of the Emerging Tourism Entrepreneur of the Year Award open today, 3 October 2012, and close on 31 October 2012.


SA fares well in run up to World Travel Awards 2012

  • October 02, 2012 | Category: 2012,, Media and Stakeholder

South Africa has again scored numerous accolades in the Africa heat of the World Travel Awards.