Toyota's new model driven: 'I landed, I bathed, I Yaris-ed'

2018-02-18 00:00

Desperate for a bath, Melinda Ferguson heads off to Durban to test the trendy new Toyota Yaris and comes away suitably impressed (and cleaner).

Take note of new grading plaques in SA

2017-02-14 16:35

The Tourism Grading Council of SA is changing its plaques reflecting the grading level of establishments and invites the public to provide feedback.

Paris experiments with driverless buses

2017-01-24 20:01

Paris has began its first experiment with driverless buses, with city officials saying they are eager to prepare for the coming "revolution" of autonomous vehicles.

WATCH: A peek inside the R150 000/day Cape Town home

2017-01-18 14:23

Ever wondered what you would enjoy if you are willing - and able - to fork out R150 000 a night at a prestigious property in Cape Town? Fin24 went behind the scenes for a peek.

10 fanciest and ridiculously expensive hotel rooms

2017-01-03 15:00

The prices attached to these spots will make you roll your eyes with envy at the people keeping them in business.

R1bn Sun City revamp to attract more visitors

2016-12-02 15:13

Sun City has received a complete overhaul thanks to an investment of over a billion rand, making the resort even more attractive for visitors.

Tourism Grading Council of SA optimistic about growth

2016-11-27 17:46

This year is set to be the year of grading success, according to the Tourism Grading Council South Africa, a business unit of SA Tourism.

Update on Lufthansa pilot strike

2016-11-23 16:46

More than two thirds of all Lufthansa Group flights are taking place according to a special schedule that has been introduced.

Turkish Airlines looking to increase SA traffic

2016-11-11 17:24

Most passengers using Turkish Airlines to visit South Africa are actually not directly from Turkey, says Turkish Airlines' general manager in Cape Town.

WATCH: Entrepreneur reveals Ritz Hotel plans

2016-11-09 16:37

Entrepreneur Nicky van der Walt takes Fin24 and News24 Video on a tour of the refurbishment project of the iconic Ritz Hotel in Sea Point, Cape Town.


South Africans opt out of travel bucket list

2017-09-17 15:33

South Africans are continuing to tighten their belts, skipping holidays and rather prioritising daily necessities, surveys show.

Dubai shopping festival attracts millions

2017-01-25 18:45

The annual Dubai Shopping Festival attracts over three million visitors per year and presents world-class retail, entertain and food experiences.

SA's plan to attract more Chinese tourists

2017-01-23 20:31

China has a substantial middle class willing to spend on luxury travel and, therefore, a new project is empowering the SA hospitality industry to grow opportunities.

Choosing a career in the hospitality industry

2017-01-12 19:01

A hospitality qualification can provide the opportunity to enter an exciting, vibrant environment that is continually evolving, says an expert.

Lufthansa celebrates new Frankfurt/Cape Town flights

2016-12-02 19:15

Lufthansa celebrates its new direct year-round flight between Frankfurt and Cape Town and explains why it has made such a strategic move.

When Airbnb sells more than just beds

2016-12-01 08:57

The travel accommodation disruptor has announced new features to its offering, of which the selling of experiences could be disruptive, both positive and negative, on a whole new level.

BA operating busiest schedule ever to SA

2016-11-25 17:41

British Airways is operating its busiest schedule ever to South Africa this summer season, offering up to 33 flights a week over peak periods.

Airport tool to track wildlife launched

2016-11-17 19:39

The International Air Transport Association has announced the launch of an Airport Wildlife Trafficking Assessment Tool to help defeat smugglers of endangered species.

Enhancing Cape Town's tourism offer

2016-11-09 17:34

The Euromonitor World Travel Trends report 2016 has just been released at World Travel Market in London, revealing some relatively good news for South Africa.

Tourism Business Council raises travel concerns

2016-11-07 16:15

The concession that has led to the introduction of biometric data capturing on arrival at SA airports, is now being compromised, says the Tourism Business Council of SA.

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