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Tag Archives: Articles July 2014

Having a Ball for Mandela Day

Eight Cape Town companies have signed up for a Five-a-Side football tournament, organised by Adverb Marketing, Communications and Events. “Finding ourselves with the problem of coming up with something genius to do for our clients on Mandela Day we thought ...

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New FEDHASA Cape Board Members

The Federated Hospitality Association of Southern Africa for the Western and Northern Cape (FEDHASA Cape) held its 10th Annual General Meeting (AGM) recently where it elected its Chairperson, Rob Kucera as well as 2 Segment Chairs and 1 Alternate. Only ...

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Cape Town Frames Table Mountain

Image: Khayelitsha residents Muzikayise Radebe poses for Mfesane Cwati at the Lookout Hill frame of Table Mountain in Khayelitsha. Khayelitsha, which means ‘New Home’, is the fourth site in Cape Town to play host to a giant yellow picture frame ...

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Durban Gains Global Recognition

Durban has made it to the Top 21 List and is a strong contender to become the next New 7 Wonder City of the World, competing with other leading finalist cities like Bangkok, Barcelona, Beirut, Chicago, Doha, Havana, Istanbul, Kuala ...

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Best Shopping Deals in Turkey

Tourists want to make their shopping experience as enjoyable and memorable as possible. If your travel clients are looking for a unique shopping destination to add to their bucket list, Turkey is the answer. By Amelia Verona. In Turkey, your ...

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Cover Story – July 2014

The private sector of South Africa’s travel trade needs a kick up its collective backside. I know I’m generalising here, but the industry seems to be suffering from a terminal case of apathy. There are exceptions of course, but I ...

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June Comments Prize Winner

CONGRATULATIONS to Mama Lindi Dlamini of Wozabona Cultural House. Mama Lindi’s article comment has been chosen as the prize winner for June 2014. Lindi’s prize of a IsoSteel Stainless Steel Flask will be delivered with the compliments of Livingstones Supply ...

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South Africa’s Great White Sharks

For the adventurous traveller, there is no greater adrenaline rush than interacting with a great white shark in its own territory. In South Africa, both tourists and locals are privileged to have access to great white sharks in abundance − ...

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Inflections in English

The rise of the information age has made the need for writing clear, concise English more important than ever, particularly in the travel industry. This first part in a series of monthly articles, extracted from DailyWritingTips.com, is about that − ...

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How To Create Brand Ambassadors

A strong brand is important to every organisation – especially tourism. Simply put, your brand is your promise to your customer. It tells them what they can expect, and it differentiates the holiday experience you offer from your competitors. By ...

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Voluntourism: Keeping it Sustainable

In the last few decades volunteer tourism has become a phenomenon; up to 10 million participating and generating up to £1.3 billion revenues in a year. By Nancy Gard McGehee. Some motivated by altruism, some for more selfish reasons but ...

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