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As the winter weeks’ roll-on, getting out of Sandton for a weekend to switch-off, warm-up and take in some colder-weather flavours, is an annual indulgence not to be forgone. Over the past few months, Pretoria’s African Pride Irene Country Lodge Autograph Collection has enhanced its distinctive farm-like nature with a

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The Sandton Times is making the best of the chillier weather by exploring some of the most desirable winter weekend getaways, with the first in a series of travel posts heading to Kwafubesi Tented Safari Camp in Limpopo. Situated just outside of Bella Bella, Kwafubesi Tented Safari Camp, on the edge

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Autograph Collection Hotels, Marriott International’s distinctive collection of passionately independent hotels, welcomed five African Pride Hotels to its growing global portfolio, marking the debut of the brand in South Africa. “This is an incredibly exciting time for us, and we are thrilled to have the African Pride Hotels join Autograph

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Travelstart and The Sandton Times have formed a key partnership, which makes the most established online travel brand’s booking interface available directly on The Sandton Times blog to help you search and book cheap flight deals! Embedded on The Sandton Times blog, you can now search and book cheap flight

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It’s not the first place you would look when trying to find the one and only Planet Hollywood Resort outside of the United States, but travelers would miss out on one great holiday if they didn’t visit the beach paradise of Goa or more specifically, the Planet Hollywood Beach Resort Goa.

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In celebration of the hotel’s practices and actions to protect the environment, Radisson Blu Hotel Sandton has been awarded a Meetings Africa Green Award. An accolade which celebrates business sustainability, the Green Award was presented to the hotel subject to a presentation by Radisson Blu Hotel Sandton representatives, and an

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The Seychelles have seen a significant increase in visitor numbers to the island nation in January 2017. If you are one of those planning to visit this tropical destination off the coast of East Africa, The Sandton Times has compiled some practical tips to keep in mind when planning your

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SWISS is further expanding its SWISS Choice product for its inflight guests. Travellers in Economy Class on long-haul flights from Switzerland can now pre-order an à la carte lunch or dinner. The new choices extend to six different meals, each of which has been specially selected to meet established customer

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Probably The Sandton Times favourite South African hotel stay, in part for their outstanding loyalty programme, has officially re-branded. Marriott International announced the re-branding of Protea Hotels including an updated and modernized logo and the “by Marriott” endorsement. The brand is now officially Protea Hotels by Marriott ®. Marriott’s endorsement

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Anyone that has ever used the ride-sharing service UBER, has a UBER rider rating. Just as passengers rate drivers, so too do drivers rate their passengers. One star is a dismal performance whereas a five star rating is given for a notable experience. Either way, the moment this rating drops

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