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Volun-tourism – Africa’s new tourism trend is taking the world by storm


What is it that makes Africa so special? There is no question that visitors are captivated by the continent’s wildlife, magnificent landscape and the promise of wild adventure. It is no small wonder that holidaymakers are choosing African destinations again and again. These aren’t the only reason that Africa continues to hit the travel bucket […]

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Official Meetings Africa 2018 registrations now open


Meetings Africa 2018 will again see African associations and meetings industry professionals partner to help transform the African continent by showcasing Africa’s diverse services and products. The trade show will take place on 27 and 28 February 2018 at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg. It will be preceded by the Business Opportunity Networking Day […]

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Kitchen hacks to up your cooking game in 2018


Executive chef Henrico Grobbelaar of the Cape Town Marriott Hotel Crystal Towers has learned many helpful things during his years in the kitchen. He shares some of his tips – simple but practical ideas to make your life in the kitchen a lot easier:

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How to choose a venue for your 2018 conferences


‘There are so many options when it comes to venues for conferences, and the more you see, the harder it can be to choose the right one,’ says Chantel Reynell, an experienced workshop and conference organiser and the current hospitality manager at Langebaan Country Estate.

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Dubai Business Events showcases 2018 offerings at IBTM World


Dubai Business Events, the city’s official convention bureau, has once again participated at IBTM World, showcasing the city’s latest offerings and forthcoming events throughout 2018. Held annually in Barcelona, the 2017 edition of IBTM World was attended by more than 3000 exhibitors, making it one of the largest and most significant industry events.

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O.R. Tambo International gives tips for flying over the festive season

O.R. Tambo festive lights

O.R. Tambo International Airport officially marked the start of the peak holiday season by switching on the airport’s festive lights display and simultaneously celebrated the 100th birthday of the icon whose name the airport has carried for 11 years.

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