'Don’t wait until December' - why you should have pre-holiday car checks

2017-11-03 07:56

'There’s nothing worse than having your holiday plans delayed or cancelled because of car issues,' says the Motor Industry Workshop Association.

This is why you must take annual leave

2017-07-14 12:11

Avoid burnout and use your annual leave to get some well-deserved rest. Your body and mind will thank you.

Consumer commissioner opens up about timeshare inquiry

2017-07-04 19:02

The consumer commissioner Ebrahim Mohamed shares what he hopes the inquiry into timeshare investment will reveal.

An app with over 10 000 listings for kids

2017-07-02 06:00

Holidays coming up? Don't know how to keeps the kids occupied? Child Friendly South Africa is a new app that has thousands of listings for activities, services, shopping, travel, events, and competitions - all for your kids.

Fun ways to make your kids smarter during the holidays

2017-01-13 09:20

Edublox reading, maths and learning clinic shares a few tips on how to find a middle ground this year so that the whole family can start 2017 sharp and refreshed.

7 Idiot-proof festive starters to make in 30 mins or less

2016-11-28 00:00

These fast and no-fuss recipes will make your meal look like it was made by a pro. They are an easy to make a feast

The challenge: Drawing more tourists to Mzansi’s shores

2016-11-10 12:57

SA Tourism’s new CEO, Sisa Ntshona, took office in October and he is adamant that tourism needs to contribute far more to the country’s GDP.

Cooking with kids: recipes for all ages

2016-06-28 13:52

Here are some great ideas to keep your kids busy in the kitchen during the holidays.

High traffic volumes as vacationers go home

2016-01-04 11:30

Thousands of holidaymakers have been leaving the province over the weekend and traffic volumes are expected to remain high today and tomorrow.

SA's top ten restaurants

2015-12-19 08:00

South Africa boasts with dozens of restaurants offering world-class cuisine. The Eat Out team looks at the country's top ten restaurants to try out this holiday season.


Lay-by for that epic adventure

2017-08-31 10:38

Travelling can plunge you into debt. Andrew Katzwinkel’s FOMO Travel offers a “save now, travel later” option that kills credit and the regret that comes from paying off debt.

Honey, I unplugged the kids

2017-07-06 14:20

Are your kids turning into googly eyed screen zombies? Here are some great ways to get them offline.

R100k timeshare investment but no holiday, consumer body hears

2017-07-04 15:31

Consumers have told the National Consumer Commission how they forked out many thousands for timeshare investments, only to be unable to get a booking when they needed it.

Slow roasted pork fillet pizza

2017-02-24 00:00

With beetroot and mushrooms.

VOTE: Christmas cake or trifle?

2016-12-15 10:54

What's your pick?!

Only elite few can go on holiday

2016-11-24 08:05

The cost of travel and increasingly difficult economic circumstances mean that not all South African can afford to go on holiday, writes Faatimah Hendricks.

SEE: Where are some of the most common allergens in SA?

2016-10-18 14:54

As the end of the year approaches, you’re probably already planning your summer holiday. Here are some travel tips if you suffer from allergies.

Does your insurance cover your outbuildings?

2016-03-15 14:24

Are the outbuildings on your property included in your insurance cover? Bertus Visser, Chief Executive of Distribution at PSG Insure, highlights the importance of insuring your outbuildings.

Holiday reads

2015-12-22 08:00

Most of us like to use the December holidays to catch up on our reading. finweek makes a few recommendations.

Holiday apps to have on your phone

2015-12-18 08:18

finweek selected a number of easy-to-use apps that you should have on your phone during the holidays.

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