Sun International to close Fish River Sun

Sun International will be closing its Fish River Sun resort in South Africa’s Eastern Cape at the end of November, due to economic pressure...

British Airways spreads wings in Africa

British Airways is expanding its African network, starting services to the Seychelles, offering more flights to Mauritius and adding more seats on other routes. The...

Flight Centre Travel Group Corporate improves BEE rating

Flight Centre Travel Group’s newly formed company FCTG Corporate (Pty) Ltd – comprising Flight Centre Business Travel, Corporate Traveller and Stage & Screen –...

Q&A: Amadues – Tech savvy

Q: If Amadeus is no longer a GDS company, what is it? A: Amadeus provides the technology which keeps the travel sector moving –...

Q&A: Singapore Airlines – Milestone achievement

Q: As it’s now 25 years since SIA first flew to South Africa, what was the background to the first flight and viability of...

Flight Check: Virgin Atlantic B787 Upper Class

BACKGROUND: Virgin Atlantic flies to nine destinations in the USA and it added a tenth, Seattle (Washington), this year. CHECK-IN: Check-in desks at Tacoma International...

Hotel Check: Sun Meropa Hotel

BACKGROUND: The Meropa Casino and Entertainment World has been in operation for 15 years with accommodation supplied by a City Lodge hotel. In September...