Africa

Kenyan resort to undergo renovations

Lake Naivasha Sopa Resort in Nakuru, Kenya, will undergo upgrades to the guest rooms, conference rooms, swimming pool and public areas.The renovation will be completed in phases and the resort will re…

Refurb for historic Garden Route hotel

The Protea Hotel by Marriott George Outeniqua, in George, Western Cape, has recently been refurbished.“The refresh of the property has been taken through from the outside to the interiors,&rdquo…

Cape vultures return to the Eastern Cape

Ten Cape vultures were spotted feeding on a cheetah kill in the Samara Private Game Reserve in Graaff-Reinet, Eastern Cape.The birds are classified by the International Union for Conservation of Natur…

Latest rhino poaching stats coming soon?

The Department of Environmental Affairs has yet to release the latest rhino poaching statistics, and says the date and venue of a briefing will be announced in due course. The last quarterly briefing …

Three Cape hotels under new ownership

The Liz McGrath Collection has signed an agreement to acquire the Cellars-Hohenort Hotel in Cape Town, the Marine Hotel in Hermanus and the Plettenberg Hotel in Plettenberg Bay from the McGrath family…