First, let’s talk basics… What is Earth Hour? Started by the WWF in Sydney, Australia in 2007 as a lights off event, Earth hour has rapidly gained popularity around the world as an important event highlighting the need to conserve. When is it this year? Earth Hour is always held towards the end of March […]
You may have noticed that we are continually expanding, never being satisfied that we’ve reached the accommodation needs of enough South Africans (and foreigners, they’re great too). Well we’re happy to announce that we’ve been busy again. Local Love Not only have we just successfully opened the doors to our brand new City Lodge Hotel […]
The new luggage regulations came into effect on 2nd February 2015. Do you know how they will affect your travel? ACSA are cracking down on size, weight and amount of hand luggage each passenger is allowed to take with them during air travel. We know that this will effect most of our frequent travellers, so […]
Last week we brought you the best places to eat near our inland hotels, so it’s only fair that this week we highlight the delicious delicacies offered around our coastal hotels. Let us know in the comments if you’ve tried any of these great places, as well as about any other you recommend! Kimberley: Lunch […]
Whether staying at one of our hotels for business, or for leisure, we’ve all got to eat right? And a big problem when traveling is trying to find great local places to eat, without first happening upon some duds. So we’ve come to the rescue and given you some delicious options – no matter which […]
Did you know that the day after Valentine’s Day is even officially now Single’s Awareness Day? (Ignore that that shortens to S.A.D)
Feeling the Valentine’s Day pressure? We have some great ideas for you, no matter where in South Africa you are!
Syllable in the City blogger, Martha van Zyl took us up on a City Escape in her hometown of Johannesburg, and more specifically Montecasino, recently – and oh the adventure she had! On staying at City Lodge Hotel Fourways “Our room was on the third floor, and when we stepped out on the balcony we […]