The world’s shortest A380 flight

Fancy a trip to Oman? And perhaps fly on the double-decker A380? Now you can do both with the world’s shortest route for the biggest plane in the world, operated by Emirates. As part of their summer schedule, the airline announced it will be launching double...

Big SA hotel group launches budget brand

Tsogo Sun is launching new ‘limited service’ hotels in South Africa called hi Hotels. These new hotels will fall into the same portfolio segment as the group’s other select service brands, Sun Square, Garden Court and StayEasy. The first development is underway in...

US visas- think before you tweet!

The US State Department now requires nearly all applicants for US visas to submit their social media usernames, previous email addresses and phone numbers. The US Embassy has confirmed that it has updated its immigrant and non-immigrant visa forms to request...

Number 1 airport in Africa

Cape Town International Airport (CTIA) was named Africa’s Leading Airport for the third consecutive year at the 26th World Travel Awards Africa & Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony held in Mauritius on Saturday.  Cape Town International Airport is managed...

Air Seychelles launches daily service from SA

South Africans who have been wanting to visit the visa-free Seychelles, now have even more access to the popular tropical destination.  Air Seychelles has just increased capacity to a new daily service between the Seychelles and Johannesburg. Flight HM061 from...