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2014-06-27 16:37


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Cape Town - The amount of money South Africans have been spending in Brazil, a man suing an airline for a stupid mistake and an erupting volcano.

These were the hot topics this week. 

5. Reunion island volcano erupts giving visitors a rare sight

Tourists to Reunion have been spoiled with a Le Piton de la Fournaise eruption, which last set off its thrilling display back in 2010. 

4. Travel alert: Accident causes delays close to OR Tambo International

A serious accident has caused some traffic delays on the R21 southbound in Johannesburg close to OR Tambo International Airport. 

3. New visa rules: Why I overstayed my welcome

A German doctor who has been living in Cape Town with her South African fiancé since 2012 is taking on the Department of Home Affairs for tearing her family apart.

2. Man sues airline for taking him to the wrong destination

He said Granada, while a British Airways booking agent said Grenada - but this passenger is not prepared to call the whole thing off. 

1. South Africans spend big bucks in Brazil

See how much South Africans splashed out in the first four days of the World Cup and also which of our SADC neighbours is among the top 10 big spenders! 

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