iol travel sep 15 virus 04392735
EPA

When fear of travel spreads like a virus

As soon as tourists are the slightest bit scared about a destination, they simply won't go, writes Brendan Seery.

Read Story

iol travel sep 15 NT Rietbron4
INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPERS

The epicentre of nowhere

Seeking silence, Myrtle Ryan headed for Rietbron in the Karoo - and met a feisty tortoise en route.

Read Story

20140908-AMX-TRAVEL-NYTOWN94
The Washington Post

Buried treasures of small-town NY

Nevin Martell goes antique shopping in Bouckville, a blink-and-you'll-miss-it hamlet in the centre of New York state.

Read Story

Browse Travel News

Items 101 - 110 of 953

Want a window seat? Don’t bet on it
September 1 2014 at 13:52

Team working on first windowless jet that uses state-of-the art displays to give passengers panoramic view of surroundings.

Read Story
0 comments

A piece of old Pietermaritzburg
September 1 2014 at 13:52

Trish Beaver was thrilled with the beauty and unexpected nostalgic feel of Rosehurst.

Read Story
0 comments

Rooms to let at historic Oxford college
September 1 2014 at 12:10

Sleep in the same rooms as famous alumni like Ronald Reagan and Imran Khan.

Read Story
0 comments

Your passport to pleasures of Stellies
September 1 2014 at 12:08

One way to sample many of the varietals on Stellenbosch's huge wine route is to book a tour.

Read Story
0 comments

Tracing the world’s map on foot
September 1 2014 at 08:19

A British ex-soldier is trying to walk around the globe, unless Russia stops him.

View Pictures
0 comments

Nigeria, a birdwatcher’s paradise
September 1 2014 at 08:13

Amurum Forest Reserve, where undulating rock formations surround a savannah dominated by lush, tall grass, is rarely, if ever, on any twitcher's wish list.

Read Story
0 comments

KZN to go it alone on promoting tourism
September 1 2014 at 08:13

Province had no option but to set up its own fund, says frustrated Tourism MEC Mike Mabuyakhulu.

Read Story
0 comments

Gonubie’s going to have you hooked
August 29 2014 at 13:36

Myrtle Ryan found Gonubie a good spot to stop off between Durban and the Cape.

Read Story
0 comments

Debauchery in the desert
August 29 2014 at 13:36

At Burning Man, the hallucinogenic drugs are on tap as people strip down to virtually nothing and dance late into the night.

Read Story
0 comments

Defending your legroom
August 29 2014 at 13:31

A gadget that blocks airplane seats from reclining got a boost after a scuffle between passengers forced a plane to land. [VIDEO]

Read Story
0 comments

Items 101 - 110 of 953