Fairmont to open new hotel in Morocco

Fairmont Taghazout Bay is scheduled to open in 2019

Mauritius

Look beyond the postcards of palm trees and perfect beaches and you’ll find a diversified economy growing from strength to strength. But it is those self-same palm trees and perfect beaches that form the basis for the Mauritius leisure travel offering, and one of the reasons why this Indian Ocean island is such a consistent performer and one of Africa’s premier leisure destinations.

Amadeus Column: Putting the Passenger First

Irregular operations can have a significant impact on airline costs, particularly direct costs. Irregular operations can also cause serious damage to an airline’s image and reputation, especially when amplified through social media, and the cost of negative passenger sentiment is not duly considered.

Tech Savvy

This month’s offering samples one of the more high-profile tablets , a chic diving watch and a rather smart piece of luggage.

Tried & Tested

Australia launches online visa applications

According to Travel Buyer, South African passport holders can now apply online for Australian visitor visas

Tried & Tested

Tanzania orders two Q400 turboprops

According to Aviation Tribune, the government of Tanzania has signed a firm purchase agreement for two Q400 turboprop airliners with Bombardier. The aircraft will be...

SA Express ticket holders to be accommodated

Passengers with SA Express tickets will still be able to use them, despite the suspension of the airline's operating licence. South African Airways, Mango Airlines and...