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Minister of Transport, Fikile Mbalula inspected OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg on June 3, 2020 to determine its readiness to resume flight operations as permitted under Level 3 of South Africa’s COVID-19 Risk Adjusted Strategy. 
After a rough start, the industry has managed to take a strategic approach backed up with hard data to lobby government more effectively on the benefits of considering an earlier end to the inbound travel lockdown. 
Rather than being frustrated that only domestic business travel has reopened in line with South Africa’s Level 3 regulations, the industry should see it as an opportunity to prove to legislators that tourism can operate safely. 
The draft document tabled in last month’s joint webinar between South African Tourism (SAT) and the Tourism Business Council of South Africa (TBCSA) on government’s COVID-19 risk adjusted strategy presenting a possible reopening of international travel in...
Singita officially opened Singita Kwitonda Lodge and Kataza House in Rwanda on the 1st of August, 2019. Set on 178 acres on the edge of Volcanoes National Park, Kwitonda features eight luxurious suites,...
Bucker's Africa lodge is one of three properties in the Greater Kruger Park area to be managed by BON Hotels, launching in October 2019. Located near the Crocodile Bridge Gate, the luxury self-catering...

Tswalu reopens main camp

Tswalu Kalahari has reopened its main camp, The Most, following an extensive five-month renovation project. The renovations included the redesign of the suites, or legaes, and the communal living areas. Tswalu spokesman, Russel...
Chef of Majeka Kitchen, Lucas Carstens celebrates hyper-local ingredients that give his dishes a distinct taste and texture of the Cape. He sources nearly all of the produce for his contemporary cuisine from within...
Natural Selection has opened Tuludi in the Khwai Private Reserve in the northern reaches of Botswana's Okavango Delta. Each of the seven tents covers 60sqm with king size or...
Cape Grace has launched a new brunch offering at its flagship restaurant, Signal.Brunch is served from 11h30 each Sunday, and distinct from the Cape Grace breakfast offering, and has a more savoury...