Protecting Kruger’s rhinos

Kruger's rhino population is the most valuable cache of environmental assets in the world. Scott Ramsay chats to the team of rangers defending them, tooth and nail.


Cape Town International Airport to test emergency readiness

2014-08-14 10:23

If you're anywhere near Cape Town International Airport this evening and you notice a flurry of emergency activity - do not be alarmed.

More concern about safe business travel in Africa

2014-08-13 16:42

As business travel in Africa grows, the potential risks of travelling to certain countries in Africa must be considered by businesses, according to an expert.

Ivory Coast bans all flights from Ebola-affected countries

2014-08-11 11:57

The Ivory Coast announced that it has banned all flights from countries hit by Ebola as part of steps to prevent the deadly virus from reaching the west African nation.

Tourism has its work cut out for it - Hanekom

2014-08-08 13:47

South African Tourism is in a healthy state, says Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom, but cautioned the industry to keep sharpening its edge.


inside Travel

Condé Nast readers pit Joburg vs Cape Town

2014-08-07 10:18

So, you think Cape Town is ‘cliquey’ and unfriendly, while Joburg is generally welcoming? World travellers don’t necessarily agree.

WATCH: Perth commuters push a train away to free a fellow passenger

2014-08-06 10:54

A commuter who failed to mind the gap got stuck between a train and a platform in Australia. See how his fellow passengers worked together to free him.

fastjet launches third international route

2014-08-06 09:31

Lengthy layovers and extended road trips are now a thing of the past for those travelling between Dar and Harare.

Rats on a plane force Air India to ground aircraft

2014-08-06 10:13

Air India has been forced to ground one of its planes after crew spotted rats scurrying around the cabin.

BA suspends Liberia, S Leone flights over Ebola

2014-08-05 19:12

British Airways has suspended flights to and from Liberia and Sierra Leone until the end of the month due to public health concerns.

Scared passenger shares jet escort pics

2014-08-05 15:31

A passenger on board the Qatar Airways flight that was escorted by an RAF fighter into Manchester Airport after a security warning, has kept a riveting second-to-second log of events on Twitter. Check it out.

WATCH: Seal pup hangs out with surfers

2014-08-05 14:51

Having something nudge your board while surfing is never a good feeling... however, when it turns out to be an adorable seal pup, everything's totally okay!

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