Category: Travel

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The wondrous wine country: Exceptional dining experiences in the Cape Winelands – from Constantia to Stellenbosch to Franschhoek

Mar 24, 2020, Author: Candice May

Yes, you can do the Cape Winelands in an afternoon, but with tutored tastings and farm-to-table dining along with breathtaking beauty, eye-catching architecture, magnificent gardens and serious art collections, it’s worth staying a few days. And did we mention the wine? It was tough to single out a handful, but […]

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Tintswalo launches staycation deals for locals to combat Corona disruption

Mar 19, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

In response to the international Corona Covid-19 travel restrictions, Tintswalo Lodges has introduced reduced-rate 2-night Staycation offers at each of its properties to present locals with as much as 50% discount for self-drive travel until 31 July 2020. READ MORE ON TRAVEL HERE. Each of Tintswalo’s […]

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Live like a local while travelling

Mar 17, 2020, Author: Bianca Spinner

We’re not sure what possesses Joburgers to travel offshore when we can take advantage of our own unique landscapes. It’s not just our country’s scenery that’s captivating, but its culture too. As you begin to meander through South Africa’s diverse paths, you’ll too realise why there’s no place like home. Sweetly put, local is always lekker! These […]

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Going green on holiday

Mar 12, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

If you’d you like to travel more responsibly without giving up your creature comforts, the emergence of eco-chic holidaying is the answer.Going on a ‘green’ holiday no longer means camping in the wild. Many modern luxury resorts have taken the burden of travel and tourism […]

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The Blue Train winter sale alert

Mar 12, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Surrender to the luxury of slow and warm up this winter by indulging in the limited Winter 2020 Special on-board The Blue Train. READ MORE ON TRAVEL HERE. Book a De Luxe suite on the Pretoria – Cape Town route between February  and March 2020, for travel […]

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Pioneering Courchevel

Feb 28, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

It all started in 1946… Courchevel was the first resort to have been built “from scratch”, on previously untouched terrain. In 1946, in the post-war years and with the national economy in need of a boost, Savoie’s Departmental Council sought to invigorate the local area […]

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Activity based holiday destinations

Feb 24, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Going on holiday to a foreign country is always fun – but it can be even more rewarding if you organise your trip around an activity you’re passionate about. Snorkelling, cooking, camping…whatever it is, we’ve rounded up four destinations that are best suited to each, […]

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Immersive yoga retreat at Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort

Feb 21, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Guests are invited to heighten their health at the Release-Return-Reconnect wellness retreat at Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort in Mozambique. READ MORE ON HEALTH HERE. A jewel in Mozambique’s breath-taking Quirimbas Archipelago, the luxurious resort offers a true escape from modern distractions and stress. Naturally tranquil and […]

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Marriott International offers members exclusive access to the glitz and glamour of catwalk in SA

Feb 21, 2020, Author: Hello Joburg

Marriott International’s recently unveiled travel programme, Marriott Bonvoy, will be presenting all things couture through a unique, thoughtfully curated, member-only experience at an event created by Red Carpet Creative in collaboration with Runway Prestige New York. To be held at Cape Town Marriott Hotel Crystal Towers from 11th to 13thOctober 2019, the event extends the […]

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Fall head over heels with the Mother City in 2020

Feb 18, 2020, Author: Bianca Spinner

It’s time to fall in love. It’s the month of romance after all. And what better way to honour those you hold dearest than with a mini vacay in the most beautiful city in the world and Africa’s number-one tourist destination? Forgive us Jozi, but Cape Town’s majestic mountainscapes and azure waters that make up the […]