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Should HR call the shots on business travel?

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JOHANNESBURG – Business travel is a make-or-break issue for employees. A dream trip can inspire loyalty; a crammed business calendar of red-eye flights might send talent packing. But companies can flip the script by letting HR steer their travel programmes. The result? Happier, more productive travellers who feel valued by their employer. According to a […]

Young South Africans are among the world’s most romantic travellers

New research shows young South Africans may be the most romantic travellers in the world. A recent survey by Flight Centre Travel Group found that 63% of South African Zillennials (Gen Z and Millennials) actively seek romantic connections when traveling abroad – more than respondents from Australia (40%), the UK (23%), and Canada (41%). Overall, […]

SAIL INTO SISTERHOOD: 73% of Women Are Planning an All-Girls Trip in 2024

– Girls’ trips leave women feeling refreshed (80%), closer to their friends (55%) and inspired (51%) – – In honour of Galentine’s Day (13 February 2024), NCL is encouraging women to take the time to sail away together to top girl’s trip destinations, including Italy, Greece, France and the United States Johannesburg – 12 February, […]

MORE Family Collection introduces Rhino Conservation Experience at Marataba Luxury Lodges

MORE Family Collection introduces a Rhino Conservation Experience at Marataba Luxury Lodges from April 2024. This experience in the incredible Marakele National Park allows guests to actively participate in the care of endangered rhinos. JOHANNESBURG, 5 February 2024 – MORE Family Collection is introducing a new offering called the Rhino Conservation Experience at Marataba Luxury […]

Federal Air’s New Shuttle Route links Marataba Luxury Lodges to Madikwe Game Reserve

Federal Air’s New Shuttle Route links Marataba Luxury Lodges to Madikwe Game Reserve MORE Family Collection collaborates with Federal Air on a new shuttle route that links Marataba Luxury Lodges to Madikwe Game Reserve.   JOHANNESBURG, 5 February 2024 – MORE Family Collection is pleased to announce a new flight shuttle route connecting Marataba Luxury […]

FlySafair’s Cape Town-Kruger Route Unlocks New Travel Possibilities

In a significant boost for South Africa’s tourism sector, the introduction of a new flight route by FlySafair is set to enhance connectivity between two of the nation’s most iconic destinations – Cape Town and the Kruger National Park. Starting 2 April 2024, FlySafair will commence twice-weekly flights, offering unprecedented convenience and accessibility for both […]

Norwegian Cruise Line returns to Southern African waters for its longest season to date

Norwegian Dawn debuts in the region for a selection of 12- and 21-day itineraries The cruise line sails from Port Louis, Mauritius as a seasonal homeport for the very first time New-to-NCL destination highlights include Luanda, Angola; Abidjan, Ivory Coast, Banjul, Gambia and Dakar, Senegal JOHANNESBURG – 19 January, 2024: Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL), the […]

NORWEGIAN CRUISE LINE APPOINTS NEIL BRODIE AS HEAD OF ‘EXPERIENCES AT SEA’ DIVISION

– Brodie to Lead Seasoned Experiential Team as the New Vice President of Experiences at Sea, Charters, Meetings and Incentive Business, Following A Milestone Year for the Division – JOHANNESBURG (Jan. 18, 2024) – Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL), the innovator in global cruise travel, announced the appointment of Neil Brodie as vice president of ‘Experiences […]