What happens when your water breaks mid-flight?

2016-10-12 09:46

Many pregnant women make use of air travel, but what are the risks and what happens if your water breaks mid-flight?

Hollande to try to save TGV train factory

2016-09-12 17:45

French President Francois Hollande will intervene to try to save the factory that made the country's first high-speed TGV train and is now under threat of closure.

Off-roading on the Moon? The next lunar rover could be a Suzuki

2016-07-18 08:51

The next lunar rover could be a Suzuki as a team of engineers hope to be the first privately funded lunar exploration team in Google's Lunar XPRIZE, often called Moon 2.0.

Travelling to Zim? Here's why SA drivers should know restrictions

2016-07-05 17:06

'We urge anyone travelling to Zimbabwe through Beitbridge to avail themselves of the situation first before attempting to cross there,' warns the Automobile Association as protests at the major border crossing continue.

The best cars for every type of dad

2016-06-14 12:34

What type of car is right for your dad?

Comair to keep flying amid probe

2016-05-18 12:15

Comair has won a court ruling to continue flying in SA amid a legal investigation into whether the company breaches airline foreign-ownership limits.

The world’s 7 must-see travel destinations for 2016

2016-05-04 07:47

Can’t decide where to take your next city break? Take a look at this year's must-see travel destinations.

US beer company offers to pay interns to drink beer

2016-03-18 10:47

Sound like your dream job?

Man sucked from plane in Somali blast

One passenger was sucked from a plane in a mid-air explosion outside Mogadishu, Somalia. The dramatic explosion occurred minutes into the flight and forced the pilot to make an emergency landing on Tuesday.

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More News24 users come forward with tales of thievery on SAA flights

2016-01-15 15:11

While SAA says it is aware of three recent incidents of in-flight theft, 11 more people have told News24 of falling victim to pilferers on the airline.


CNN shines spotlight on Cape Town's flourishing culinary scene

2016-09-14 12:51

The popular CNN Culinary Journeys series features SA's own celeb chef, Reuben Riffel.

Olympic city Rio is world’s priciest Airbnb city

2016-08-03 12:26

It’s not just Rio de Janeiro hotel prices that are soaring ahead of the Olympics. The Summer Games have turned Rio into the world’s priciest city on lodging platform Airbnb.

Some of the kids were a bit traumatised - Airlink passenger

2016-07-12 11:54

Some of the children who disembarked from an Airlink plane that had sent out a false hijack alert were left traumatised, a fellow passenger says.

23 essentials parents should keep in the car

2016-06-20 09:45

These items are handy to have in the car.

The world’s top 4 luxury cities must do list!

2016-05-19 07:30

Indulge in these must see and do delights that the cities of New York, London, Dubai and Paris have to offer.

Top 5 luxury destinations for families

2016-05-16 07:36

Taking the children on holiday doesn’t mean giving up on the luxury that you’re accustomed to, or the relaxation. Take a look at our top five luxury destinations for families.

Mailbox: Gigaba’s visa sabotage lives on – Easter heartache

2016-04-04 16:27

News that crippling new visa rules have been rescinded is an "untruth perpetrated by the (alleged) arch-saboteur" Malusi Gigaba, says a Biznews community member.

Travelstart flies high

2016-03-08 16:04

Despite slowing global economic growth and travel alerts in the wake of terrorism, online travel agency Travelstart.com has shown no signs of slowing down.

Monster storm: New York shuts down, bans travel

2016-01-24 11:35

Bus services, overland commuter and subway trains have come to a halt as Broadway cancelled performances, museums closed and shops shuttered over a massive snow storm.

SAA blacklists passenger after R30K stolen while crew were nowhere to be seen

2016-01-14 14:02

South African Airways says it had blacklisted a passenger after it became aware of claims that a theft syndicate was in operation on certain international routes.

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