Kazungula bridge to link Durban to DRC The new Kazungula Bridge will hopefully be completed by the end of 2020 and will link Kazungula in Zambia to Kasane in Botswana replacing the existing Kazungula ferry service. The 923-metre-long and 18.5-metre wide bridge began construction in 2014 and will make it possible to drive from Durban [...]
Xobega Island Camp Closure Xobega Island Camp has lost access to Mboma Boat Station and use of a boat. This has resulted in not being able to offer guests mokoro rides as part of the activities on offer, in addition to accessing the camp from Xakanaxa Boat Station which is 1.5 hours - 2 hours [...]
Luxury safari company launches new yoga retreat Cape Town-based luxury safari company, Ker and Downey Africa, has launched its first Women’s Luxury Yoga Retreat and Safari – set to take place from October 22 to 30. The safari company – in collaboration with expert yoga practitioner, Joëlle Sleebos – has created a nine-day, female-only yoga [...]
Cape Town welcomes more BA flights British Airways plans to add two extra weekly flights from London Gatwick (LGW) to Cape Town (CPT), starting January 10, 2021, and three more flights between London Heathrow and CPT running from the March 20 to April 10 2020. London’s winter season is the perfect time to take advantage [...]
Photo frame erected at Lone Creek Falls A large interactive photo frame has been constructed in Lone Creek Falls in Sabie, Mpumalanga. The frame is at the foot of Lone Creek Waterfall so that guests can take their photos with the attraction visible in the background. Digital technology has profoundly changed the way in which tourists [...]
Arabella Hotel, Golf & Spa Tsogo Sun Hotels is delighted to welcome the Arabella Hotel, Golf & Spa to their luxury portfolio, effective 1 April 2020. Located in the heart of the Kogelberg Biosphere, Arabella Hotel & Spa affords the unique opportunity to experience a perfect blend of luxury and rare natural beauty. Inspired by [...]
Your Guests Can Travel Greener with Tourvest DMC People. Planet. Wildlife. “As a DMC selling Southern Africa across a number of international markets; it is our duty to continue in the constant pursuit of sustainability and conservation in order to protect our ecosystem and heritage, so that our clients’ guests can enjoy the natural beauty [...]
Lekkerwater Beach Lodge Temporary Closure Due to excessive rainfall in the De Hoop Conservancy, Lekkerwater Beach Lodge sustained minor flooding damage and has closed with immediate effect in order to repair the affected structures. The lodge has advised that it will reopen 01 November 2019.