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Tag Archives: Articles June 2019

Gauteng Getaway Show 2019

The Getaway Show logo

South Africa’s consumer travel and leisure event, the Getaway Show, is scheduled to open in Gauteng during October 2019. The expo showcases different facets of the tourism industry and seeks to holistically introduce visitors to the products and services on ...

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SA Records Domestic Tourism Growth

Tourist pointing at sky

South Africans show enthusiasm for travelling during the first four months of 2019 Johannesburg, 26 June 2019 – The period from January to April 2019, showed exceptional growth on the domestic tourism front when compared to the same period last ...

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CaleXico Food and Music Event

CaleXico is a brand new conceptual masterpiece that aims to bring together the power of good old fashioned music and the luxury of fine dining. This event aims to tantalize both taste and hearing, through the combination of a three-course ...

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Complete Waste

Cape Town, 24 June 2019 – Working towards a zero-to-landfill goal, Hotel Verde Cape Town’s comprehensive waste management plan currently sees 98% reused, repurposed or recycled – with just 2% to be disposed of. Twice a week 160 sandwiches get ...

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The Hotel Show Africa 2019 Officially Opens

South Africa’s Deputy Minister of Tourism, D Amos Fish Mahlahla, opening The Hotel Show Africa 2019.

Johannesburg, 24 June 2019 – The Hotel Show Africa successfully brought together hundreds of suppliers and 1000s of hospitality industry professionals under one roof, following the official opening by the Deputy Minister of Tourism, Dr Amos Fish Mahlahla, at the Gallagher ...

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Mantis Uplifts Community Youth

3 candidates from the Mantis Community Upliftment Programme hospitality course.

Unleashing the potential of unemployed youth in the Eastern Cape PORT ELIZABETH, Friday, 21 June 2019 – Today, 120 unemployed youths from rural areas around Fish River Resort in the Eastern Cape attended an open day. The purpose of this ...

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Emirates Brings Summertime Zest To Its Menus

Emirates strawberries and cream

Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA, 21 June 2019 – Emirates is refreshing its summer menus to incorporate seasonal fruits. With over 110 million meals served a year, Emirates chefs constantly create destination-inspired menus using fresh, seasonal ingredients that cater to a global palate. ...

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6 Things To Do At A Holiday Resort

A kayak on the beach at a holiday resort

If you have a high-energy family, you may think that booking at a holiday resort would be too sedate to fit in with your active lifestyle. Well, think again. Here are six things to do at a beach holiday resort ...

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Voluntourism At Ashia Cheetah Sanctuary

Cheetah in an enclosure at Ashia

Ashia Cheetah Sanctuary and Awareness Centre offers opportunities to participate in ground-breaking conservation programme CAPE TOWN, 20 June 2019 – Ashia, a world-class and Fair Trade Tourism accredited cheetah sanctuary outside Paarl in South Africa’s Western Cape, is now offering ...

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Airline Makes First Class Suite Debut In Durban

Emirates has introduced its First-Class cabin in Durban in conjunction with the airline’s seasonal frequency increase of four additional flights a week, bringing the airline’s award-winning, luxury travel experience to the coastal city. During the seasonal increase from 14 June ...

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Table Mountain Cableway Is Hiring

Table Mountain Cableway

CAPE TOWN, 18 June 2019 – Table Mountain Cableway will be hiring up to 150 seasonal staff for the peak tourist season, 1 November 2019 to 30 January 2020. Its annual online recruitment drive opened on Monday 17 June.  With ...

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Tourism Savvy Party Registers In Seychelles

Members of the One Seychelles political party

Mahé, Seychelles, 18 June 2019 – A new political party headed by Seychelles’ former tourism minister, Alain St Ange presented documents for ‘One Seychelles’ to be registered with the Electoral Commission. According to the Seychelles News Agency, the chairperson of ...

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Golf For Charity At The President Hotel

Golf For Charity At The President Hotel

CAPE TOWN, 11 June 2019 – In a spectacular coastal setting in the Mother City, avid golfers, including locals, nationals and internationals, are invited to Cape Town and all of its breathtaking sights, world-class golf courses and once-in-a-lifetime experiences by ...

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5 Secrets to Buying a Surfboard

Two surfers in wetsuits on the beach

It’s obvious that surfing is a load of fun, but buying the right surfboard – well, that’s not as obvious. If you’re just getting into surfing, you may think that all surfboards look alike and function in the same way. ...

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Personal Insurance Types and Benefits

Hand holding family bubble in palm

We have published numerous articles on the types of commercial insurance that are relevant to the tourism industry (see the end of this article for post links) but have barely covered personal insurance. This article, therefore, aims to expand on ...

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Mantis Takes Two World Travel Awards

Mantis receiving two awards at World Travel Awards 2019

The 26th annual World Travel Awards is globally recognized as the most prestigious honours programme in global travel and tourism, and Mantis is very excited about the accolades that their group and individual Mantis properties have received.   Mantis Awards ...

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