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Tag Archives: Articles July 2016

HVS Establishes Office in Cape Town

The global hospitality consulting and services group, HVS, has set up shop in Cape Town as a springboard into Africa. According to the World Economic Forum (WEF), Africa’s travel and tourism industry has a projected growth of 4.9% and accounts ...

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Tsogo Sun Amashova Cycle Race Celebrates 30 Years

The thrilling Tsogo Sun Amashova Durban Classic celebrates its 30 anniversary on 16 October 2016, having first taken place as the Natal Mercury/Pick n Pay National Classic in 1986 with 150 riders. Today the race is the oldest and one ...

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Africa MBA Indaba

International investors, executives and entrepreneurs meet at the MBA Indaba to identify investment opportunities. JOHANNESBURG – On 1ST and 2ND August 2016, the inaugural MBA Indaba will take place at the Sandton Convention Centre and will connect over 500 like-minded ...

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SETE 2016 Connect Edition

The 6th edition of the Sports and Events Tourism Exchange will be hosted in a CONNECT format which is dedicated to maximising delegates networking and one-on-one meeting opportunities. The SETE Connect platform will give conference delegates the time to attend ...

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BON Hotels moves into Bloemfontein

BON Hotels, who own, operate and manage hotels throughout Africa, have added BON Hotel Bloemfontein Central to their South African portfolio. The 115-room hotel, situated as the name suggests in the CBD of Bloemfontein, is in the process of undergoing ...

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Cover Story – July 2016

The July edition front cover features a pair of cheetah at Tintswalo Safari Lodge in the Manyeleti Game Reserve in Mpumalanga, South Africa (see page 11). Note: Click on the hyper-linked page numbers to download the particular magazine pages in ...

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Sibuya Game Reserve Joins Africa Geo-Directory Project

Country: South Africa Region: Eastern Cape Categories: Accommodation, Adventure and Safari Geo-coordinates: Click HERE to view About Sibuya Game Reserve and Tented Camps Spanning the magnificent Kariega Estuary on its course to meet the warm Indian Ocean, malaria-free Sibuya Game ...

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Tintswalo Safari Lodge Joins Africa Geo-Directory Project

Country: South Africa Region: Mpumalanga Categories: Accommodation, Adventure and Safari Geo-coordinates: Click HERE to view About Tintswalo Safari Lodge Tintswalo Safari Lodge lies on the Manyeleti Game Reserve, an untouched, private piece of land situated in what seems the heart ...

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Harties Horse Trail Safaris Joins Africa Geo-Directory Project

Country: South Africa Region: Gauteng Categories: Adventure and Safari Geo-coordinates: Click HERE to view About Harties Horse Trail Safaris Experience nature like never before: Up close and personal. Ride calm and safe horses with a professional guide in the lead ...

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The Waffle House Joins Africa Geo-Directory Project

Country: South Africa Region: KwaZulu-Natal Categories: Attraction Geo-coordinates: Click HERE to view About The Waffle House A trip along the South Coast of KwaZulu-Natal would be incomplete without a stop-over at Ramsgate’s famous gastronomy attraction − The Waffle House. Here ...

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World Luxury Restaurant Awards 2016 Results

The World Luxury Restaurant Awards is an established global organization that provides luxury restaurants with recognition for world-class service excellence provided to guests. Setting the basis for service industry standards around the world, the awards company prides itself on providing ...

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World Luxury Spa Awards 2016 Results

The World Luxury Spa Awards is an established global organization that provides luxury spas with recognition for world-class service excellence provided to guests. Setting the basis for service industry standards around the world, the awards company prides itself on providing ...

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South African Tourism Statistics: July 2016

The South African Tourism Statistics & SATSA Market Intelligence Report for July 2016 as indicated below was extracted from data available as at 27 June 2016. By Martin Jansen van Vuuren of Grant Thornton. WHAT THIS DATA MEANS FOR YOUR ...

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TOMSA Domestic Campaign Launched

The Finders Keepers promotional campaign that aims to promote domestic tourism in South Africa was launched on Sunday 10 July. Read our pre-launch feature story on page 18 to 19 of the Tourism Tattler June edition here. Launched nationally in ...

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The Other Side of the Rhino War

A heart wrenching account of life as a Game Ranger’s daughter. This article details the fear and trials that the families of those who fight in the war against rhino poaching must face – and the devastating results of failure. ...

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Connect with Sports & Events Tourism Experts

The 6th Edition of the Sports and Events Tourism Exchange will be convened at the Protea Hotel Fire & Ice in Tshwane from 25 to 27 October 2016, and will be hosted in a CONNECT format − dedicated to maximising ...

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Authentic Phuket

Tourism Tattler foreign correspondent, Adam Jacot de Boinod visited Phuket − a rainforested, mountainous island in the Andaman Sea − and reports on Thailand’s most popular beaches, high-end seaside resorts, spas and restaurants. On an island buzzing with tourists reminding ...

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Property Profile: Nuarro Lodge, Mozambique

Beautifully simple is the best way to describe Nuarro. This stunning property, located in northern Mozambique feels wonderfully off the grid. The owners have commendably tried to use local crafts and staff wherever possible to create this peaceful sanctuary on ...

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Law of Contracts – Part 20

Enforcing Your Contract: Homework – What To Do Before You Go Ahead. By Adv Louis Nel. SUMMARY In Part 1 (Aug 2014), I categorised risk into five categories, namely; 1. PEOPLE, 2. MONEY, 3. LAW, 4. SERVICE and 5. ECOLOGY. ...

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Tourism Safety in Kenya

The Kenya Tourism Federation Safety & Communication Centre (KTF-SCC) was established in 1998, and has since made significant contributions to the drop in reported tourist related incidents in the country. The SCC disseminates safety and security advice to tourists and ...

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Tourism Insurance – Part 7

Part 1 in this series covered an introduction to insurance, an outline on the EC Directive, the basics of risk management, and financial guarantees. Parts 2 and 3 looked at liability insurance, Part 4 continued the subject of liability with ...

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