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The cost of winding down before you take off

2017-08-13 06:02

When it comes to airport and airline lounges, the benefits are abundant – there’s comfortable seating, unlimited food and drinks, television, access to shower facilities (handy after a long flight), free newspapers and magazines, massages and free Wifi.

Got gas on the plane? Here are 6 tips for travelling with IBS

2017-08-12 12:30

IBS can be very uncomfortable on an airplane, but it shouldn't stop you from travelling.

Building an e-commerce empire from the ground up

2017-07-06 12:12

From humble beginnings in someone’s garage, online travel group TravelGround has grown into a huge business in just eight years, processing thousands of accommodation bookings every week.

#KnysnaFires: Motorists film fires along the N2

2017-06-12 09:48

Heavy smoke on the road, huge flames... a video shows the affect of the devastating blaze on motorists travelling along the N2 from Knysna to Sedgefield.

WATCH: Hyundai Santa Fe conquers the Antarctic

2017-04-24 07:40

A hundred years after Sir Ernest Shackleton's Endurance Expedition, Patrick Bergel, the great-grandson of Shackleton, takes on Antarctica behind the wheel of a Hyundai Sante Fe.

SA 4x4 legend: Here's how you can own Kingsley Holgate's 'last Defender'

2017-04-03 07:41

Adventurer Kingsley Holgate’s last Land Rover Defender is up for auction. Here's how you can own a piece of African automotive history and help a good cause!

Joburg bar's popular Dawa cocktail makes the list of 35 Must-Try Cocktails Around the World

2017-03-20 11:24

These 10 cities made it onto the list - which one are you visiting first?

Lay-by travel

2017-03-03 14:19

Last year I took issue with a new travel company that offered customers the “opportunity” to borrow money to fund the holiday of their dreams. I argued that the product that was really needed was one where people were encouraged to save for their hol

Airbus delays delivery of 12 A380s to Emirates

2016-12-28 13:16

Airbus is postponing for a year the planned delivery of 12 A380 superjumbos to Dubai's Emirates airline.

Welcome to Durbs, enjoy your stay

2016-12-18 06:17

Wednesday afternoon. There’s a nasty easterly blowing, so my plan for a quick bodysurf at North Beach to help me claw my way through the last week of work for the year.

 

5 Reasons you shouldn’t stay loyal to one airline

2017-08-13 06:00

Flying is expensive, so if you’re not getting as much out of a carrier as you once were, it’s time to shop around, writes Angelique Ruzicka.

Explore Imperial Europe

2017-08-10 17:18

Visit five countries in 10 days!

Cape Town granny sets off across Africa in snazzy 20-year-old ‘Tracy’

2017-06-15 12:59

After 20 years of adventures and companionship, a granny and her Toyota Conquest are making new memories in a road trip from Cape Town to London.

British Airways schedule normalising as cost cuts scrutinised

2017-05-29 14:14

British Airways’ flight schedule is slowly recovering as the carrier digs out of a massive computer failure that stranded thousands of passengers worldwide.

Tourists increasingly switching to ‘safer’ destinations

2017-04-05 17:37

Consumers continue to travel, but are switching to destinations perceived to be "safer", according to a new report by the World Travel & Tourism Council.

Trump signs new travel ban

2017-03-06 20:00

US President Donald Trump has signed a revised ban on travellers - one with a reduced scope so Iraqis and permanent US residents are exempt.

Family fun in New Zealand - on a budget!

2017-02-01 14:12

Snowy mountains, gorgeous beaches, modern cities and sweeping scenes straight out of Middle Earth, New Zealand is geared for both young and old with many family-friendly activities with a thrill factor – so don’t leave the kids at home if you’re looking for adventure!

A bleak Christmas

2016-12-26 08:47

This year's Christmas has been quite depressing for me, and probably for most people who did not find much to celebrate, writes Ralph Mathekga.

SABC bosses fly in style with R5.6m travel bill in two years

2016-12-09 13:04

Despite cost curbing calls from the finance ministry, entities that report to the communications department spent a whopping R19m on travel over two years.

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