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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.


Lufthansa to fly directly between Cape Town and Munich

  • September 30, 2012 | Category: 2012,, Media and Stakeholder, Trade

Negotiations are under way for Lufthansa to fly directly to Cape Town.


South African wines to carry ethical seal

  • September 28, 2012 | Category: 2012,

The Wine & Agricultural Industry Ethical Trade Association (WIETA) have introduced a seal that guarantees fair labour practices in the production of wine.


Celebrate culture with the Moja Heritage Collection

  • September 28, 2012 | Category: 2012,

South African Tourism has partnered with the Moja Heritage Collection to offer travellers a wide range of heritage and cultural experiences.


Explore Cape Town with MyCiTi

  • September 28, 2012 | Category: 2012,, Media and Stakeholder, Western Cape

The latest MyCiTi bus route expansion will be completed within the next few months, giving commuters easier access to the Mother City.


National Geographic on assignment in South Africa

  • September 27, 2012 | Category:, Trade

National Geographic and South African Tourism have announced the launch of their latest ‘Through the Lens’ campaign.


South Africans encouraged to take a break

  • September 03, 2012 | Category: 2012,

South Africa’s National Tourism Month was officially launched this morning at the Getaway Show by Tourism Minister Marthinus van Schalkwyk.


Take advantage of TEP’s Green ID Specials this Tourism Month

  • August 31, 2012 | Category: 2012,, Trade

The Tourism Enterprise Partnership and its sub-brand, South African Hidden Treasures, has launched its new domestic tourism campaign – Green ID Specials.


German airline Condor to launch direct flights to Cape Town

  • August 30, 2012 | Category: 2012,, Business Tourism, Trade

German leisure carrier Condor is launching direct flights between Frankfurt and Cape Town on 3 November 2012.


Slow travel gains favour

  • August 26, 2012 | Category:

One of the defining elements of slow travel is the opportunity to become part of local life and to connect to a place and its people. The stress of modern travel and the economic downturn have made spending time experiencing a destination, as opposed to transiting through it, appealing.