Goodbye boring, hello fun! – Conference trends to watch

When you imagine attending a business conference, there is a certain expectation that comes with it. Typically it involves being cocooned in a stark white space or darkened room, rows of chairs, and a projector pointing at a pull-down screen. It might not be an inspiring setting, but it is practical and functional with all […]

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Perking up ‘bleisure’ in SA

The once-firm line between work and play has become rather blurred in recent years. That’s because the question of whether someone is travelling for business or leisure has become almost redundant, according to Global Business Travel Association (GBTA). Business or pleasure? The millennial generation has been driving this trend of combining work and pleasure – […]

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Connections to make Japan debut with 2020 Tokyo event


Global networking and events specialist Connections will hold its inaugural Japanese event in Tokyo in February 2020. The Connections platform offers an evolving international network of travel professionals the opportunity to meet and develop business relationships through memorable experiences, with the Tokyo event following this successful formula to showcase Japan as a destination for the […]

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New hotel and conference facility will help Kempton Park fulfil its Destiny

Construction is well underway for a further 246-roomed hotel at Destiny Hotel and Convention Centre operated by BON in Kempton Park. The project, which has been the brainchild of local developer, Zamani Letjane, is in the second phase of construction and scheduled to open in November this year. The seven-storey hotel will complete the offering […]

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Durban celebrates R1.6 billion reinvention of Suncoast

Uniquely located at the verge of the Indian Ocean on the northern end of Durban’s Golden Mile, Suncoast has been reinvented at a cost of R1.6 billion

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Stay a while in the Winelands this winter

From April to September 2019, Lanzerac will be giving guests the opportunity to treat themselves to delicious food, award-winning wines, spoiling in the spa and the very best in South African hospitality, with its Gourmet Food and Wine Winter Escape package

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