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Wilderness Diaries Part 1- Lose yourself at Chitabe- Okavango Delta

Our adventure started the minute we took off from Maun in the Cessna operated by Wilderness Air. From our aerial vantage point we could glimpse the vastness of this diverse terrain but nothing would prepare us for the magnificent experience ahead. Arriving at Chitabe Camp is like attending a family reunion with only your favourite family […]

Pioneering World First: Silversea announces first ever expedition world cruise among two world cruises in 2021

Manfredi Lefebvre d’Ovidio (Executive  Chairman of Silversea  Cruises), is recognized as an innovator in the ultra-luxury cruise line industry, offering guests large-ship amenities aboard its intimate,  all-suite vessels: Silver Wind, Silver Shadow, Silver Whisper, Silver Spirit and Silver Muse – all designed to offer an atmosphere of conviviality and casual elegance. With the inclusion of the expedition ships Silver Explorer, […]

How to successfully master business travel as a working mom

Being a working mom is not easy and being a mom who travels for work is even more complicated. Working moms need to balance important strategy meetings with the mayhem of back-to-school; they need to be experts at dealing with over-the-top emotions with calm composure whether faced with a disgruntled CEO or a three-year-old not […]

LUX* North Male Atoll Maldives: a new perspective on luxury

ROOFTOP RELAXING AREAS, PRIVATE POOLS, PEERLESS SOPHISTICATION FRESH INDIAN OCEAN IMAGINATION “Next level” is the best way to describe LUX* North Male Atoll, opening February 1, 2019. This new resort presents a disruption to the Maldivian mould with these over -sized, penthouse residences, which demonstrate fresh forward-thinking design for the Indian Ocean. By blending super-yacht […]

Corporate Traveller launches YOUR.CT – new technology tailored to needs of the SME

To mark the celebration of its 20th anniversary this year, Corporate Traveller, a division of the Flight Centre Travel Group, has announced the launch of a new technology platform, Your.CT, in the South African market. YOUR.CT, a new travel technology platform designed to meet the needs of SME corporates, will give travel arrangers, travellers and […]

Flight Centre Business Travel shares some of the best insidertrade tips

Make the most of your stay in Cape Town during the busy February and March months  The annual State of the Nation address, the opening of Parliament, the Mining Indaba and the Africa Tech Week: Cape Town tends to get rather busy towards the end of the first quarter. “We generally advise customers to plan […]

Eight sure ways to screw up a business trip

There’s nothing better than travelling for work, right? What can be more fun than taking an all-expense paid trip across the world, living it up in luxury hotels with complimentary room-service, only to head out for a night on the town exploring the best bars your temporary home has on offer? Unfortunately, business travel is […]

Ultimate luxury travel experiences to have in Southeast Asia

By Jenna Berndt If you think Southeast Asia is only for backpackers, think again. Accessible from South Africa, with easy visas-on-arrival requirements, or none in the case of Thailand, destinations such as Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos are wonderfully suited to luxury-loving South African travellers. Add to that those currencies against which the rand comes out […]

ULUSABA DREAMING

Ulusaba, meaning ‘place of little fear, is Sir Richard Branson’s private game reserve in South Africa. So named because the koppie, or hill, on which Rock Lodge sits provided the ancient Shangaan tribal warriors with the perfect lookout point. Sitting entirely within the Sabi Sand Reserve near Kruger National Park and surrounded by 13,500 hectares […]