Tourism’s time in the spotlight at WTM Africa 2018

Exhibitors from 45 countries enjoyed the attention of 7 500 attendees at World Travel Market Africa 2018, which took place mid-April at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, writes Danny […]

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International hotel group enters SA market

Casablanca-headquartered ONOMO Hotels has entered the South African hotel management arena with the acquisition of three properties. ONOMO has acquired the iconic Inn on the Square in Cape Town, the […]

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Boeing Delivers First 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter

Launch customer GE Capital Aviation Services takes delivery of first-in-service 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter (BCF). Boeing [NYSE: BA] has announced the delivery of the first 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter (BCF). […]

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Airbnb community boosts Western Cape economy by R5 billion

Airbnb has released new data on the impact of the home sharing community across the Western Cape, highlighting the continued growth of guests in the region and the positive impact […]

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5-star expeditions into Kruger

Hayward’s Grand Safari Company has been granted the opportunity to take exclusive mobile safari camps in 5-star style for bespoke groups into some of its most untouched areas within the […]

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Travel debrief: Andalucia, Spain

Costas Vayanos, CEO of Mediterranean Delicacies, debriefs u|Chief on his recent business trip to Andalucia in Spain. Tell us about your recent travels? My most recent trip was to Spain […]

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The tall Taal tower that took my breath away

You see it from miles away, but only when you are inside the belly of the incredible Taal Monument are you truly struck by its awesome design and incredible construction. […]

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The suite life of a career in hospitality

Avukile Mabombo shares his experience of being a creative working in the hospitality industry. When I tell people where I work, they probably picture me in a uniform, bowing to […]

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Ten days in Russia… on a budget

After a lifetime dreaming of visiting Russia, Marion Kate reveals that her budget trip to the icy capital of communism was everything she expected… and much, much more. Why do […]

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Airbnb’s new Roadmap on path to 1 billion guests by 2028

New property types, new tiers, Airbnb Collections and community recognition form the key elements of their newly launched Roadmap to bring the benefits of local and authentic travel to everyone. […]

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Home is where the pup is

For business leaders who count their trusty pooch as part of the family, the destination of choice for their much-needed breakaway needs to be dog-friendly. u|Chief ran the rule over […]

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Travel Debrief: United States of America

Karel Vermeulen, serial entrepreneur and founder of Lubrimaxxx (one of the world’s best personal lubricants), debriefs u|Chief on his recent trip to the USA.   Tell us about your recent […]

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Travel Debrief: Bali

Jane Stevenson, Strategic Director of Magnetic Storm, debriefs u|Chief on an inspiring 10 days in Bali.   Finding flow Ten days in Bali focusing on tools to build high performing […]

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Travel Debrief: Chicago, USA

Peter Kowalski, MD of Formfunc Studio, debriefs u|Chief on his recent trip to Chicago.   Peter Kowalski, MD of Formfunc Studio,  travels internationally as the exclusive distributor in South Africa […]

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