Mango enters new car-hire partnership

2014-11-20 09:12

A new partnership between the low cost airline and Avis car rental company will aim to simplify the travelling process for passengers.

How to beat jet lag

2014-11-18 12:47

Sea Point's Mandela-inspired sunglasses vandalised

2014-11-18 09:16

The controversial Mandela-inspired, sunglasses-shaped art installation on Sea Point promenade has been vandalised with reminders of Marikana.

Tips for travelling with baby

2014-11-17 08:50

Travelling is hard for parents and baby alike. Here's how to survive your trip.

In today's edition of weird Australian antics...

2014-11-14 13:20

We often joke about the strange things Australians seem to get up to, but this time round it was actually for a good cause. See what they did on Bondi Beach!

Top tips for travelling with a baby

2014-11-14 09:27

Travelling is hard for parents and baby alike. Here's how to survive your trip.

Long-distance tour? Make the most of it!

2014-11-13 15:10

American poet Ralph Waldo Emerson is credited with the slogan: ‘It’s not the getting there, it’s the journey.’ Inter-city road travel in South Africa can be quick, easy and done-in-a-day. But hey, why not slow down just a tad?

Top tips for travelling with a baby

2014-11-12 15:47

Travelling is hard for parents and baby alike. Here's how to survive your trip.

Woman detained at SA airport for 37 days

2014-11-12 10:22

A Chinese woman was detained in a small room at the Cape Town International Airport for 37 days after being denied entry to South Africa.

How to make the most of Kruger with kids

2014-11-11 21:05

Here are 5 tips for making the most of a self-drive safari with your children.

Reader: Braving Namib desert in a Duster

2014-11-11 10:45

'Namibia is a playground for cars such as the Duster,' writes Wheels24 reader Shaina Herman, who took on the dunes in the Namib desert at the wheel of a Renault Duster 4x4.

Holiday read: ‘Pieces of Silver’ shines

2014-11-10 14:56

This major new novel brings into sharp focus the involvement of the Nazis with the Silver Arrows Grand Prix in the run-up to the Second World War. Great holiday read!

Driving tips: We're all going on holiday

2014-11-10 07:22

Weather conditions, proper route planning, entertaining the kids... Make sure you're prepared for any holiday journey with these helpful tips.

6 tips for safer holiday night-driving

2014-11-10 07:22

Travelling in the dark to reach your holiday destination can be a daunting experience. Our tips will help you get through those gloomy mornings and dark nights.

What makes a happy holiday driver?

2014-11-10 07:22

An independent customer car review site has been able to identify not only the models with which drivers are happiest overall but also identifies the drivers and where they come from.

Shark nets returned to KZN Hibiscus Coast beaches

2014-11-07 09:09

Hibiscus Coast beaches are safe for swimming once more after the KZN Sharks Board reinstated shark nets they had removed, due to municipal issues.

WATCH: Elephants discover GoPro at watering hole, have a ball

2014-11-05 15:12

Watch this super cute, yet sort of nerve-wracking footage of elephants in Zimbabwe's Hwange National Park trying to figure out the latest GoPro technology.

Shhhh! Top secret travel tips

2014-11-04 13:09

Clear your browser's cookies before booking flights, never visit India during summer and comfort eat all you want. Check out these quirky secrets from the Twitter travel community.

WATCH: What happens when a cellist and a beatboxer board the same flight

2014-11-04 11:03

A beatboxer and a cellist joining forces for an impromptu performance... not that's not something one see's every day. Especially not on a flight!

Carnival launches first fast wireless network for cruise ships

2014-11-04 09:02

Carnival Corp has said it is outfitting its cruise ships with a hybrid wireless network that will provide guests more reliable and faster connectivity at sea.

Kruger and the kids

2014-11-03 16:36

Five tips for making the most of a self-drive safari...

‘Be careful, Ebola’ note puts flight into lockdown

2014-10-31 09:28

It seems like ‘Ebola’ is the new ‘bomb,’ as yet another flight was subjected to a terrifying ‘joke’ by a passenger.

British jets intercept Latvian plane over southern England

2014-10-30 09:59

Two British Royal Air Force Typhoon jets were scrambled to intercept a Latvian cargo aircraft over southern England and escort it in to land at Stansted airport, but no security threat was found, officials said.

fastjet launches flights from Joburg to Zanzibar

2014-10-29 12:01

The pan-African budget airline will be offering a service to the Tanzanian island three times a week from OR Tambo.


Women see Harry as ideal driving pal

2014-11-18 13:05

To coincide with the launch of a fashion-inspired special-edition Seat Mii a survey asked British women who they would choose as the perfect travelling companion.

Mandela-inspired sunglasses art vandalised

2014-11-18 10:18

The Mandela-inspired, art installation in Cape Town has been vandalised with reminders of Marikana. Shameful? OR an enhancement?

Women see Harry as ideal driving pal

2014-11-17 20:06

To coincide with the launch of a fashion-inspired special-edition Seat Mii a survey asked British women who they would choose as the perfect travelling companion.

WATCH: Now that's a sandcastle!

2014-11-15 13:30

A towering sandcastle in Brazil by an American artist is vying for the world record for the tallest of all time.

WATCH: Plucky Caracal attempts a warthog hunt

2014-11-14 16:05

Check out this footage of a brave little caracal attempting to help himself to a snack about twice his size.

fastjet hopes to secure funding early next year

2014-11-14 11:09

Budget airline fastjet Plc said it expected to secure funding for its operations early next year and that it had received permits to operate flights in Zambia.

The travelling parent

2014-11-13 16:05

Some strategies to help your kids cope while you're away.

Real road-trip: Cape-Munich in Percy the Beemer

2014-11-13 14:59

A trio of car enthusiasts paid tribute to automaker by delivering a 24-year-old BMW 318i, nicknamed 'Percy', more than 16 000km from Cape Town to Munich, the spiritual home of BMW.

UK relaxes transit visa regulations for South Africans

2014-11-12 09:34

The British High Commission has announced somewhat relaxed transit visa rules for travellers from South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland.

Cape Town International Airport gears up for peak season

2014-11-11 11:23

Cape Town International Airport has seen seasonal international airlines return in time for the peak period, with some even increasing their weekly flights to the city.

Knysna tour guide did not have permit: SANParks

2014-11-11 09:32

A tour operator guiding two Dutch tourists involved in a rescue at the Knysna National Parks forest on Monday did not have a permit for kloofing, SANParks said.

33% of cars need suspension check - each year!

2014-11-10 07:22

Heavily potholed roads in many parts of South Africa and other countries are proving too much for certain cars - and not necessarily only cheaper models, according to research.

Sprite Tourer: Go where you want, when you want to

2014-11-10 07:22

There's a new family gravel-growler in town - The Sprite Tourer SW is designed for adventurous families and perfect for a road-trip through South Africa. Why pay for hotels?

SA vehicle theft: 156 gone in 24 hours

2014-11-10 07:22

South Africa has staggering vehicle-theft figures through hi-acking, property theft and vehicles being stolen. Find out how you can can help thwart thieves!

Awkward! Hot air balloon lands tourists inside Indian jail

2014-11-05 11:50

A hot air balloon carrying foreign tourists landed in a jail in northern India and caused panic among prison officials who thought a jailbreak was being attempted.

WATCH: Plane takes off on Alaskan highway

2014-11-04 11:42

Sometimes, when you live in a far-flung corner of the world and you forget where your car keys are, just take the light aircraft to the pub/convenience store.

How to make the most of Kruger with kids

2014-11-03 16:35

Here are 5 tips for making the most of a self-drive safari with your children.

German tourist found dead in Australian national park

2014-10-30 10:03

The body of a German tourist was found at a campsite in Australia's Northern Territory, media reports citing police said.

California orders quarantine for travelers who have had contact with Ebola patient, Obama not happy

2014-10-30 09:49

California health officials ordered any recent travelers to the state from an Ebola affected country who have had contact with an infected patient to be quarantined for 21 days.

New Yorkers HATE Taylor Swift for being their new Global Welcome Ambassador

2014-10-29 11:45

Singer, songwriter, actress and now also Global Welcome Ambassador for one of the world's most sought after cities. New Yorkers are NOT happy.

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