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SA Tourism Operators Optimistic Ahead Of Peak Summer Season

Businesses in South Africa’s tourism industry are feeling bullish ahead of the peak summer season, spurred by increasing vaccination rates, growing numbers of international travellers and lower lockdown levels.   The industry which, according to data from Statistics South Africa, accounted for 4.5% of total employment in the country in 2018, has taken a beating since …

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Ready For Vacation? Here’s How To Get Your Pets Ready Too

Whether you’re heading down to the coast, taking a bush break or staying at home, here are a few ways you can get your pets prepped for the holiday season The countdown to the festive season has begun, and this year, many more families will be going on holiday compared to last Christmas. That means …

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Commune With The Ancestors This Summer

Africa has long fused the worlds of spirituality, ancestry and creativity to aid communication with the non-material, divine realm. These practices continue to this day despite colonial incursions and the influence of modern western modes. This rich seam of history and culture is mined by today’s African artists. Their work both affirms and interrogates the …

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The Perfect Romantic Getaway

At Royal Mansour, you can bet that just about every detail at this palatial Marrakech hotel, which took more than three years and 1,200 master craftsmen to build, aims to please. Each of the 53 individual three-story riads (villas) have a mini courtyard (with a canopy that automatically unfurls if rain is detected); a dazzling …

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Replace Less, Repair More – Here’s How

Jonathan Hurvitz, Teljoy CEO  Right to Repair is a movement that, simply, seeks to legally compel manufacturers to make spare parts of the products they produce available to the end user. Most of the recent attention around the Right to Repair movement has centred around how it would allow vehicle-owners to have their new cars …

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World Rabies Day – Why Vaccination Is Key

In April 2021, the World Health Organisation’s rabies bulletin reported two fatal cases of rabies in South Africa. In September, another victim died of rabies, reported by the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality. Tragically, these three cases were young boys, two, seven and nine years old, who had been bitten by dogs infected with rabies virus. …

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Wellness Destinations In Africa To Get Away From It All

Dubbed “an oasis in the wilderness”, Bushmans Kloof is set on a 7 500-hectare private reserve. Getting there is an experience in itself, showcasing the charming seaside town of Paternoster and one of the oldest towns in South Africa called Clanwilliam. Kisawa, located on Benguerra Island in Mozambique, celebrates culture and nature. To get there, …

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KRONE X WHATIFTHEWORLD Is Proud To Present 40 Under 40, A Showcase Of 40 Artists Under The Age Of 40

As a joint project with BMW Young Collectors Co., an initiative of FNB Art Joburg KRONE X WHATIFTHEWORLD gallery presents 40 under 40 from 25 September 2021 to 28 February 2022. This intriguing and provocative presentation of 60 diverse works from 40 young artists – all of whom are under the age of 40 – will …

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