Nelson Mandela Bridge, Johannesburg

SA losing 1600 tourists per day, reports Grant Thornton

“We have never seen such dire levels of decline in the last 21 years of our tourism history,” says Lee-Anne Bac, director of...


Cape Town Cruise Terminal (artist's impression)

Cruise liners to get smart new terminal in Cape Town

July 2nd, 2015

Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA) has named V&A Waterfront (Pty) Ltd the preferred bidder for the development of a new cruise terminal at...
Karoo lion

Karoo lion that went walkabout safely back in reserve

July 1st, 2015

SANParks has reported the good news that following an extended three week search in mountainous terrain and through a number of river valleys,...
Little Havana (file image)

Little Havana wins The Wolftrap Steakhouse Championships 2015

July 1st, 2015

The Local Grill in Johannesburg is runner-up, having won the competition in both 2013 and 2014...
Lufefe Nomjana

Lufefe Nomjana of Espinaca Innovations mentored at The Table Bay

June 30th, 2015

Lufefe Nomjana, a baking entrepreneur who specialises in homemade spinach-enriched bread, is keen to grow his hotel clientele and will be spending time...
Stuart de Bourgogne, MD of Club Med Southern Africa

Decoding our perceptions of travel and style

June 30th, 2015

Club Med, experts at the “all-inclusive” holiday experience, has partnered with research specialist Columinate to reveal South Africans’ perceptions of travel and style....
Hoteliers and Andrew Moth at Hamilton Russell for lunch

Hoteliers toast wine tourism potential of Hemel en Aarde

June 29th, 2015

The close relationship between the Western Cape hotel and wine industries was underlined this month when a group of leading hoteliers toured the...
Jason Millar

The Maslow celebrates winter through cuisine

June 26th, 2015

Sun International’s modern The Maslow hotel in Sandton will transform The Lacuna restaurant into a “Winter Wonderland” for the month of July, with...
Royal Livingstone Hotel in Zambia

Top Zambian hotel in TripAdvisor’s Hall of Fame

June 26th, 2015

Sun International’s Royal Livingstone hotel, part of The Falls resort located on the banks of the Zambezi River close to Victoria Falls in...
Hotel Verde

Hotel Verde scores six green stars

June 26th, 2015

In recognition of its extensive and integrated environmental and resource conservation programmes, Hotel Verde was awarded the highest accolade of a six-star rating...
Lee-Anne Bac, Tanya de Vente-Bijker, Mmatšatši Ramawela and Ross Kata

TBCSA’s hard-hitting visa impact assessment report

June 23rd, 2015

"Allow us an opportunity to engage and present alternative solutions which will not have such a drastic impact on our industry,” urges TBCSA...
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Clean up your act at CleantexPulire in Midrand this July

CleantexPulire, the international trade exhibition in Africa for all sectors of the professional cleaning and related industries, will take place at G...

Jeana Turner

NFS expands its hospitality software solutions

NFS Technology Group has announced the expansion of its software solutions set as well as support and training services in South Africa. This expansio...

SIR FRUIT - The Berries (pack shot)

SIR JUICE changes name to SIR FRUIT

SIR JUICE hospitality and retail juice brand is changing its name to SIR FRUIT. Marketing manager, Sir Roanne Goldsmith, explains: “Fruit is at the ...

Assa Abloy security wristband used on cruise ships

Assa Abloy Hospitality secures passengers at sea

Multipurpose wristbands, not keycards, will welcome passengers aboard the Royal Caribbean’s MS Anthem of the Seas, thanks to a partnership with ...