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A guide to hotels in Africa’s Indian ocean

Many people dream of a beautiful Indian Ocean beach experience to treasure, and it is our mission to find the very best. To this end, we have stayed in probably all of the finest recommended beach lodges from the Seychelles to Madagascar, down the coast and islands of Kenya and Tanzania, Mozambique, Madagascar and Mauritius. […]

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Durban is the best city in the world for Surfski

KWAZULU-NATAL, DURBAN, MAY 2016 – KwaZulu-Natal’s sunny Durban is a surfski paradise famous worldwide for its golden beaches, big waves and exhilarating downwind racing conditions. The city is home to some of the world’s greatest surfski paddlers, and hosts the world’s largest surfski series, breaking world records for paddler numbers. It is the number one […]

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Travel Lifestyle Network

Travel Lifestyle Network welcomes Irvine Bartlett

Irvine Bartlett has become the first Public Relations agency in Africa to join the prestigious Travel Lifestyle Network (TLN), a global association of owner-managed marketing and communications agencies that specialise in tourism and lifestyle industries.  TLN operates across major European Markets like Germany, France, Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland, and Luxembourg, and has a strong presence in […]

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SA Tourism partners with Seychelles

Better cooperation and exchanges are expected in the field of tourism between Seychelles and South Africa after the two countries’ respective tourism boards signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at the recent INDABA trade fair in Durban.  The MOU was signed on behalf of Seychelles by the Minister for Tourism and Culture, Alain St Ange […]

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The EK Lounge Cape Town

Emirates rolls out red carpet for loyal Cape Town passengers

Emirates’ premium and loyal customers can now look forward to even greater levels of comfort, hospitality and convenience with the opening of the airline’s new two-level premium lounge at the Cape Town International Airport in South Africa.  All Emirates First Class and Business Class customers, as well as Skywards Platinum and Gold members travelling from […]

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#INDABA2016 records 7,292 visitors

Africa’s Top Travel trade show, INDABA, took place at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre (Durban ICC) from 7 to 9 May and was attended by a total of 7 292 delegates. Seventeen countries from across the African continent exhibited with 96% of the space available utilised efficiently. By the end of this three-day show, […]

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SJ & Denise Koortzen -Kgalagadi Lodge

How Kgalagadi Lodge was started by SJ, Denise Koortzen

Kgalagadi Lodge, situated between the red sand dunes of the Kalahari, is the ideal desert haven where modern meets wilderness. Two-hundred and fifty kilometres away from Upington Airport, and only five kilometres from the popular Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park, this family-owned and operated lodge is perfectly located for excitement-seeking travellers, let’s find out how SJ and Denise […]

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