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Last updated: 27 February 2015
Best Flights to London
Book now and save on flights to London this April and May. Flights depart from Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban. Click through for a full list of the cheapest flights we could find to London. Our pick of the week is the Business class fare from Johannesburg to London from only R25,375*!
Room With a View - Last Chance
The Room with a View inside cabin upgrade special ends at noon on the 28th of February 2015*. *This special is subject to cabin availability.
New Arabian Cruises 2015/2016
MSC will extend its Dubai winter cruise season with four extra sailings, to a variety of destinations in the Arabian Peninsula.
Flights to the Cape Town Jazz Festival
The 16th Cape Town Jazz Festival is taking place in the CTICC on the 27th and 28th of March 2015. We found Mango offers the cheapest flights to Cape Town that Friday.
Investment Cruise 2016
This is the perfect chance to spend four days at sea on the luxurious MSC Sinfonia, in the company of investment actuaries with over sixty years of combined experience.
January and February 2016 Cruises
Book one of the selected "Room with a view" cruises on the MSC Sinfonia before the 28th of February 2015, and you will be eligible for a free upgrade from an inside cabin to an ocean view cabin*. *This offer is subject to cabin availability.
JHB to DUR Land Travel Survey
Prime Circle are performing at The Venue in Durban, on the 13th of March 2015. Our latest survey compares the prices of travelling via bus or train, from Johannesburg to Durban.
November and December 2015 Family Cruises
All of your family members can enjoy a cruise on the MSC Sinfonia, as there are more than enough activities available to keep your children entertained.
Europcar has introduced their DriveClub, which offers members a 10% discount on car hire rates, upgrades to weekend car hire in Gauteng, and a free upgrade for every fifth car rental.
Flights to Durban for Ironman
The Ironman triathlon attracts fitness enthusiasts from around the country. The race totals 70.3 miles of swimming, running and biking. Read more about flights to this event.
If you choose a combo cruise, then you won't have to worry about your holiday ending before you have had a chance to experience everything, and you will receive a 10% discount off of the fare of the second cruise.
Mango Happy Day Sale This Weekend
Mango has unveiled their second Happy Day Sale this week running over Valentine's Weekend. What a great gift idea for long distance couples! Prices start from R395*.
Cheap flights to Cape Town for the Stellenbosch Woordfees
Thinking of heading down to the cape Winelands for the Stellenbosch Woordfees? Then check out this survey that we did on airfares to Cape Town on the 6th of March.
Budget Car Rental
Barloworld, the company that has been managing Avis SA for forty-five years, has agreed to operate the Budget Car Rental brand in South Africa.
The Best International Flight Prices
Explore Europe from R6080*. Flights departing from Cape Town, Joburg and Durban. *Subject to change, limited availability, only on selected dates.
Free Cabin Upgrade on MSC Sinfonia
If you book and pay for an inside cabin on the MSC Sinfonia (no window) before the 28th of February 2015, then you qualify for a free upgrade to an ocean view cabin. This offer is valid on selected cruises and subject to cabin availability.
Mango Happy Day Sale
Save on Mango flights with the Mango Happy Day Sale starting today, the 10th of February 2015 and ending tomorrow at 21h00 on the 11th of February 2015. Prices start from R395*!
Book Bus Tickets
If you want to save money on your next local trip, try travelling by bus rather than by airline.
MSC Sinfonia Grand Voyage
The revamped MSC Sinfonia will depart on the 25th of October 2015 from Italy, on a twenty-six night grand voyage to South Africa. She will visit Greece, Egypt and the islands of the Seychelles, Mauritius and Reunion before she arrives in Durban.
Cape Town to Johannesburg Land Travel
Grammy award winner Jason Mraz will host his first ever concert at the Teatro at Montecasino, on the 26th and 27th of February 2015. So if you need to travel via land from Cape Town to Johannesburg in order to attend the concert, then our latest survey will help you compare your options.
Fly to Joburg for Sky Dining
Looking for something romantic to do on the 6th of March 2015? Why not fly to Joburg to enjoy a Sky Dining experience.
December 2015 / January 2016 Cruises
Don't leave any family members behind when you cruise with the MSC Sinfonia, as MSC cruises offer plenty of activities to keep your children occupied.
This week's amazing flight specials with Delta includes destinations like Las Vegas, Miami and many more. Domestic flight specials with Kulula start at R821* and regional flights with SAA start at R3,599*.
Car Rental Days and Rates Per Day Up
Barloworld, the company that runs the Avis brand in South Africa, reported that car rental days and rates per day are ahead of last year.
SAA receive top Skytrax ranking
SAA has been awarded 4-star ranking for their onboard and airport services, placing them among the best airlines in the world.
Best Flights to London
Book now and save on flights to London this March. Flights depart from Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban. Click through for a full list of the cheapest flights we could find to London. Our pick of the week is the direct flight from Johannesburg to London on Virgin Atlantic from only R9570*.
Cruise from Cape Town to "Nowhere"
The MSC Sinfonia departs from Cape Town to "nowhere" during January 2016, and between April and May 2016.
MSC Family Cruises
You don't have to leave the kids at home with a babysitter during your MSC cruise, as there are plenty of activities available to keep them amused on the cruise ships.
SAA announced today that they are finally cutting their Beijing route.
Save 25% on premium economy class flights with Lufthansa before the end of July 2015. Book before the 8th of February 2015.
The Parlotones are performing at the Lyric Theatre, situated at Golf Reef City, on the 20th of February 2015.
Valentine's Weekend Travel
Celebrate Valentine's Day by attending the My Funny Valentine show at the Izulu Theatre in Durban, that takes place on Friday the 13th and Saturday the 14th of February 2015.
Mango Voyager Special and Happy Day Sale
The Mango Voyager Special allows SAA Voyager Members the opportunity to buy Mango flights from as little as 10500 Voyager miles. Happy Day Sale prices start at R699* this week! *Subject to change, limited availability.