Amendment of The Blue Train's Departure Time from Pretoria In an effort to standardise their departure times from both Pretoria and Cape Town, Blue Train has advised that as of 01 April 2019, the departure time from Pretoria to Cape Town will be moved forward to 16:00 – to be the same as that of [...]
New Lodge Opens in Sabi Sand Game Reserve &Beyond Tengile River Lodge in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve has opened its doors. The lodge consists of 9 air-conditioned guest suites, offering 180-degree views over the Sand River. Guests can also enjoy a lounge, a dining area, a bar, a private deck, a swimming pool and [...]
Ellerman House Report on Building Site Nearby The site located to the below-right of Ellerman House is currently being cleared for the development of a new residential property. However the property is fortunate enough to be positioned where the site is not visible from any of their terraces and due to stringent height restrictions, so [...]
Sun City Maintenance Dates Please take note of the following dates for the Sun City resort pool maintenance and annual shut down of the Valley of Waves: Cabanas: 13 May - 03 June 2019 Sun Vacation Club (Phase 2): 06 May - 31 May 2019 The Palace: 02 June - 01 July 2019 Soho: 03 [...]
New Bridge to Link Botswana, Zimbabwe & Zambia The new Kazungula Bridge is set to ease tourist traffic among several African countries and is expected to be complete by 2020. The 923-metre-long bridge will link the towns of Kazungula in Zambia, Kasane in Botswana, and Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. The location of the bridge traverses [...]
Table Mountain Annual Maintenance Please note that the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway will be closed for annual maintenance from 08 July to 18 August 2019. The annual maintenance includes various upgrades and checks to ensure that the Cableway runs smoothly throughout the year.
The classics will always be the classics. Embark on a truly authentic and memorable Southern African journey on one of Tourvest Destination Management's handcrafted, set departure tours. Find out more about the different highlight tours we offer in our digital Product Guide.
Incredible Hiking in South Africa South Africa has tons to offer travellers; sensational safaris, beautiful beaches and colourful cultural experiences BUT this travel Tuesday we are taking you off the beaten path... If you are dealing with a guest who is looking for some up close and personal adventure in nature, here are some suggestions [...]
The State of Zimbabwe Following the fuel price hike announcement made by the Zimbabwean government on Sunday, 13 January affecting citizens, sporadic protests have arisen in the populous central business districts of Bulawayo and Harare. Since the announcement internet, email and social media connectivity was shut down by the government with internet and email connection [...]
Temporary Changes to Blue Train’s Pretoria - Cape Town Route The Blue Train now includes a station change on the route, due to the temporary closure of Pretoria Station in December 2018 for infrastructure upgrades. The station is due to reopen on 28 February 2019. During this time no trains, passenger or freight, will be [...]