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Refurb for Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Wanderers

After significant owner investment, the Protea Hotel by Marriott Johannesburg Wanderers has re-opened its doors to reveal reimagined designs and remodelled spaces that reflect...

Emirates increases flights to Lusaka and Harare

In response to growing passenger demand for air travel, Emirates will boost its flights from four to five times a week, starting from 5...

The Capital set to acquire Fairmont Zimbali 

The Capital Hotels and Apartments has been confirmed as the business rescue practitioner’s preferred bidder for the iconic Fairmont Zimbali Resort on KwaZulu Natal’s...

Cathay Pacific pursues the adoption of digital travel passes

Cathay Pacific supports the introduction of digital health platforms that securely validate compliance with the health-related entry requirements set by different governments, including negative...

Back to Level 1

As President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a return to Level 1 this week, there is a renewed sense of positivity in the air and the...

Two New Appointments at ANEW

ANEW Hotels & Resorts has appointed Alan Campbell as Sales & Marketing Director, and Evan Badenhorst will become the brand’s Financial Director. Badenhorst brings over...

Radisson Individuals makes its African debut

Radisson Hotel Group will be opening the first Radisson Individuals property in Africa,by the end of 2021, with the signing of Earl Heights Suites...

Mauritius launches COVID-19 vaccinations

Mauritius has launched its vaccination programme and is prioritising health care workers, the elderly and around 25,000 islanders who work in the tourism sector. The...

Travelport rebrands and reveals new identity

Worldwide travel retail platform, Travelport, today launched a bold and distinct new visual identity, which has been created as part of the company’s first...

British Airways reopens regional route

British Airways (operated by Comair is reopening bookings for daily regional flights between Johannesburg and Harare with one-way fares starting from R995, including taxes...

kulula.com back at Lanseria from 1 April

Low-cost airline kulula.com will restart its operations at Lanseria International Airport from 1 April 2021, servicing its Durban and Cape Town routes. Similar to the...

Connecting Cape Town with Walvis Bay

Airlink is launching a new direct service between Cape Town and Walvis Bay, commencing on 2 March 2021. The new route is Airlink’s third...