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Helping to protect children from exploitation in travel and tourism

Have you heard of The Code? The Code of Conduct for the Protection of Children from Sexual Exploitation in Travel and Tourism was created as a child protection tool to be used by the tourism industry to combat the sexual exploitation of children in travel and tourism activities. Fair Trade Tourism acknowledged City Lodge at the [...]

Luggage allowances on domestic and international flights

We’ve all seen that person at the airport; laden down with bags, boxes, suitcases, briefcases, packets, sporting equipment – everything but the kitchen sink as the saying goes! Standing behind that person at the baggage check-in queue can be painful as they take an absolute age to check in all their items and then start [...]

How to be the world’s most annoying air traveller

Long lines, uncomfortable lounge seats, and unexplained delays … air travel can be fraught with pitfalls and it’s relatively easy to become the kind of air traveller that other people secretly hate and curse… If you want to have a terrible air travel experience, don’t pay attention to the numerous frequent flyer tips offered online [...]

Cheap travel in South Africa

As South Africans, we should know how blessed we are to live in such a beautiful, diverse country. Not only is it culturally diverse, but it’s also geographically diverse – presenting more than enough to satisfy even the most hardened sightseer. In South Africa We have deserts, mountains, forest, cities, and savannas… There’s so much [...]