The Green Benefits of Self-catering Accommodation

With the world turning its attention to greener options for businesses and personal lifestyle choices, many hotels and accommodation providers are on the constant search for greener alternatives for their guests. One hotel in America even posted a note in their bathrooms stating the percentage of people that re-use their towels, in an effort to…

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Coastal or Inland Holiday?

When deciding on a holiday in South Africa, one may be faced with the difficult task of deciding between a coastal or inland excursion. Each has their benefits and it’s important to weigh them up before finding yourself on the wrong vacation. A coastal holiday: Sun and sea: few holidays leave people as fulfilled as…

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The best ways to unwind

We all get stressed out occasionally. Admittedly some more than others, but when the stress bug bites, it leaves us feeling edgy, moody and down-right horrid. Oftentimes, it’s hard to get out of this slump and we find ourselves stuck in a whole and freaking out slightly. This is why it is so important to…

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Treat yourself

The truth is we can’t all live the lifestyles enjoyed by the rich and famous. However, treating yourself to a taste of luxury is something everyone should try – whether it’s snuggling up in a superlative Sandton hotel for a night, booking an opulent spa day or dining out at a luxurious restaurant. If you…

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Power Cities

After centuries of being labelled the ‘world’s poorest continent’, Africa is hitting back with reports detailing significant economic growth. While Africa hasn’t yet reached that status of a universal Cinderella story – you can visit a Sandton hotel for that – almost every continental analysis has revealed impressive data detailing positive economic growth in GDP….

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South African Hospitality

With such a thriving tourism industry, it’s not hard to understand why South Africa is home to a major hospitality industry. Luxury hotels in South Africa dot the landscape, attracting a new trend in youth employment where students are jostling to acquire the knowledge, skills and degree to build a career in this blossoming industry….

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Why Johannesburg is the business hub of South Africa

When questioning what distinguishes Johannesburg from the rest of South Africa, people will no doubt describe the city’s bustling business district. Entertaining a reputation as a fast-paced metropolis with big-thinking businessmen, Johannesburg is considered the economic powerhouse of South Africa – and for good reason. Along with a wealth of banks and head offices, Johannesburg…

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The unseen side of Johannesburg

Johannesburg is regarded as the business hub of South Africa and is home to the majority of South Africa Head Offices and high-powered corporations. However, there are sides to the City of Gold that are anything but gleaming. As Johannesburg develops into a leading tourist destination, the interest in the unseen parts of the city…

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The Convenience of Johannesburg

Johannesburg – the City of Gold that gleams with possibilities and polished skyscrapers – has long been loved by its locals and frequented by tourists and business travellers from all corners of the globe. A place of both business and bustling cosmopolitan culture, everything from the world-class amenities to the superlative Johannesburg hotels make the…

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Christmas Shopping in Sandton

While the Christmas season is supposed to bring joy to every girl and boy, Christmas shopping has a tendency to dampen even the sprightliest of spirits. From crazy queues and even crazier shoppers to the dilemma of what to get mom, retail therapy has never been so un-therapeutic. Luckily, there’s no shortage of quality retail…

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