iol travel oct 27  SS_ss tambo10
AP

Home sweet, OR Tambo

Our own airports are world beaters in efficiency, writes Brendan Seery.

Read Story

20141013-AMX-AFRICA-VOLCANO141
THE WASHINGTON POST

Welcome, don't fall in the crater

The ascent to the top of Mount Nyiragongo delivers a glimpse into the mouth of hell, writes Henry Wismayer.

Read Story

iol travel oct 30 Ebola US Health Care Preparedness Funding
AP

Ebola fears hurting east African tourism

Particularly galling to some is that neither Kenya nor Tanzania has had a single case of the Ebola virus.

Read Story

24 hours in sunny PE

The Friendly City is far from a sleepy town.

Time to escape the urban sprawl

Set amidst striking country surrounds in the heart of Lonehill, Fourways, the Fabz Garden Hotel and Conference Centre is the perfect getaway.< ...

Explore the ignored

Encounter East Griqualand is your chance to enjoy a getaway exploring the pleasures of this Cinderella region of KZN. Sue Derewent reveals mor ...

The party is over on Thai islands

Thai authorities have banned beach parties on some holiday islands to stop gatherings that can get out of control and lead to violence.

‘The most epic safety video ever made ...

Air New Zealand has released a new Hobbit-themed in-flight safety video featuring Sir Peter Jackson and Elijah Wood. [VIDEO]

Gehry art museum drops anchor in Pari ...

Architect Frank Gehry's creation for the Foundation Louis Vuitton has been hailed as one of the most inventive of his more-than-five-decade ca ...

Browse Travel

Items 61 - 75 of 984

Pictures: Gone fishing in Kariba
October 21 2014 at 08:08

Generations of Zimbabweans, Zambians and South Africans have headed off to the lake during their long weekends and holidays.

View Pictures
0 comments

Small hotel, but rooms are big
October 20 2014 at 13:59

Staff at your beck and call, grand meals and extra-length king size bed impress at Constantia's Alphen Boutique Hotel.

Read Story
0 comments

London pays homage to Sherlock myth
October 20 2014 at 13:58

The Guinness Book of World Records regards Sherlock Holmes as the 'most portrayed' human character in history.

Read Story
0 comments

Where the world’s rich prefer to stay
October 20 2014 at 11:58

SA received just over 12 000 multimillionaire visitors between June last year and June this year, acccording to NW-Wealth.com

Read Story
0 comments

Don’t give me lip
October 20 2014 at 11:56

Australian film-makers found an Ethiopian woman with the world's biggest facial adornment, writes Nelson Groom. [VIDEO]

Read Story
0 comments

Cultural journey into Mkhuze
October 20 2014 at 08:08

You can chill out at Ghost Mountain Inn, learn about Zulu history or go on game drives, writes Phillida Ellis.

View Pictures
0 comments

OR Tambo airport best in Africa - website
October 20 2014 at 08:05

The Best and Worst Airports 2014, by an offbeat website for travellers, warns travellers what to expect.

Read Story
0 comments

Despite Ebola concerns, SA tourism buoyant
October 20 2014 at 08:05

The local tourism industry remains buoyant and shows an improved business performance, according to the Tourism Business Council.

Read Story
0 comments

Renting a car can be very costly
October 20 2014 at 07:45

Car rental companies' vehicles are not insured. The companies "self insure" and customers have to pay theft/loss waivers

Read Story
0 comments

Savour flavour of Japanese fare
October 17 2014 at 13:36

Val Boje raises a toast to healthy food that's a feast for the eyes.

Read Story
0 comments

Back in Nairobi, without comforts of home
October 17 2014 at 13:36

Christopher Vourlias has been returning to the Kenyan capital every year or two since the summer of 2007.

Read Story
0 comments

NY’s Little Guyana is a global nirvana
October 17 2014 at 13:32

Ray Cavanaugh discovered Little Guyan by accident when he fell asleep on the A train.

Read Story
0 comments

World’s longest cruise ship sails into UK
October 17 2014 at 13:31

Longer than the Shard is tall, the Oasis of the Seas drew hundreds of spectators as it pulled into dock at Southampton.

Read Story
0 comments

Park offers a feast for the eyes
October 17 2014 at 12:09

The sight of hundreds of birds hunting termites provides an unforgettable sight on a day out in this splendid West Coast reserve.

Read Story
0 comments

Dogs welcome at this museum
October 17 2014 at 12:06

What really makes this St. Louis museum unique is its visitors...

Read Story
0 comments

Items 61 - 75 of 984