John de Canha passing on his tourism and hospitality wisdom, to the eager youth of today

John de Canha passing on his tourism and hospitality wisdom, to the eager youth of today: All the students participating Photo: Supplied John de Cahna has been in the hospitality and tourism industry for more than 50 years, and is now starting a new adventure, that of retirement – but not before imparting some of his knowledge to the youth of today. This year, The Beverly Hills Hotel hosted the ENZA initiative to help the local youth. This iconic hotel in Umhlanga, Durban is world famous and prides itself by its high standard of customer … [Read more...]

Jam-packed Sapphire Coast Tourism line-up planned for fun, summer holiday

Jam-packed Sapphire Coast Tourism line-up planned for fun, summer holiday: Renowned for its gorgeous coastal towns, warm community and laidback lifestyle, the KwaZulu-Natal’s South Coast is a prime holiday destination. And this year, Sapphire Coast Tourism is looking forward to a bumper season with plenty fun in the sun in store for residents and holidaymakers…it’s going to be a Sapphire Sizzling Summer 2017! “December is always a really busy month for the jewel of KwaZulu-Natal,” said Romy Wenzel, chairman of Sapphire Coast Tourism. “Our … [Read more...]

Let’s start with KZN

26 January 2017: Not withstanding the struggling South African economy, the tourism industry is providing a glimpse of hope as one of the critical sectors that will boost growth and promote job creation. The sector posted positive growth numbers in a year where world markets were depressed. Businesses in this sector should be prepared to take advantage of the opportunities presented by local and international developments. Howard Arrand, Provincial Head of FNB Business in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) says “the tourism industry contributes an … [Read more...]

Bumper festive season for Durban tourism

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