2018 Business Traveller Africa Awards

Launched in 2012 in association with Business Traveller Africa magazine, the awards programme is targeted at the South African

Introducing Flexiroam X

If you’ve ever travelled outside your home country, you know all about cell roaming. You have a few choices for keeping in touch with...

SA and Angola Promote Visa-Free Travel

South Africa and Angola have announced they will begin a visa-free reciprocal travel arrangement that will allow for visa-free travel for up to 90 days...

Moving with the times

Cars remain a vital component of land travel for much of Africa. Whether you rent a vehicle, drive yourself around in a private car, catch a lift with a friend, flag down a taxi or book an Uber, the humble and hardworking automobile is the vehicle that gets you

Umhlanga gets new apartment hotel

The Capital Hotels & Apartments has opened The Capital Pearls Resort Hotel in Umhlanga, in the KwaZulu-Natal province of South Africa. The hotel has direct...

AccorHotels: A growing African presence

AccorHotels was already a big, global player – with over 4,500 hotels and nearly 50 in Africa – before embarking on a busy 2018 that has already seen the group

South Africa’s first Hilton Garden Inn

Hilton has signed a management agreement with UA Hotel Company to open a 207-room Hilton Garden Inn in Umhlanga, Durban on South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal...

TMCs in Africa

As client needs change and with the almost constant pressure on spend, never mind the impact of technology, the travel

A changing world

GDS companies have had to move with the times and evolve their offerings and models, as the changing landscape of travel distribution has shaken...

Marriott leads Africa’s hotel growth

Marriott International tops this year’s table for the most planned new hotel rooms under construction in Africa, according to the influential annual hotel pipeline...

In the spotlight: Neil Bald, aha Hotels & Lodges

Neil Bald is the Chief Executive Officer of aha Hotels & Lodges, the property management Division of the Tourvest Group which

CONDOR AIRLINES: Connecting Cape Town

In South Africa, Cape Town’s growing reputation as a sought-after business and leisure destination is capturing the attention of