Mango Airlines Happy Days Sale – August 2015

Today, the 18th August 2015, Mango Airlines announced yet another Happy Days Sale. This is the latest in a string of specials released by Mango Airlines in an attempt to gain strategic market share in the very competitive domestic flights market in South Africa. Tickets go on sale today the 18th August 2015 until tomorrow night the 19th August at 9pm. Travel is valid from today the 18th August 2015 until the 30th September 2015. Tickets sell fast so make sure you take advantage of these…

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Fly with SAA Airlines with the Most Affordable Price

Make your dreams come true. Fly with SAA airlines with the most affordable price options. Offer valid on July 15 for 24 hours for the travel period between July 15 and July 31. Plan, compare and book a funfilled trip for only R795 each trip. Travel to the following destinations with friends & family: Durban – Johannesberg Cape Town – Johannesberg Port Elizabeth – Johannesberg East London – Johannesberg Pack your bags; jet set & go! Avoid airport check-in queues by using FLYSAA online check-in…

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Low cost airline Skywise launches in SA on 11 February 2015!

Low cost carrier Skywise is set to take to the skies in less than 5 days. The airline is the latest entrant into the budget airline space in SA, and will be operating scheduled flights along the Cape Town to Johannesburg (OR Tambo) route upon launch. The airline’s launch will come as welcome news to South African air travellers. As was the case with SA’s most recent low cost contender, FlySafair, Skywise also faced many legal and regulatory challenges in entering the market. Tickets are…

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Fly Blue Crane: Former SAA and Express executives join the startup airlines race in SA

Former SAA and SA Express CEO Siza Mzimela and ex SAA executives Theunis Potgieter and Jermoe Simelane have joined the startup airlines race in South Africa with their bid to launch a new low cost carrier in SA: Fly Blue Crane. Other hopefuls include 1time follow up airline Skywise and  FlySafair, with East African airline fastjet still keen on expanding their routes footprint in South Africa as well. There are some serious barriers to entry into the domestic flights market; most notably resistance from existing and more…

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Flight Centre: Meet one of SA’s largest travel agency brands

Flight Centre is one of South Africa’s largest and best known travel agencies. The company is a local subsidiary of the Australian-international Flight Centre Travel Group, which operates in the US, New Zealand, Canada, India, Hong Kong, China as well as Australia. Flight Centre has over 2500 outlets in 10 countries, and employs over 15,000 staff members around the world.   Established in 1982 and with headquarters in Brisbane, Queensland, Flight Centre recorded a whipping A$2 billion in revenue during 2013, making a profit of…

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TripAdvisor launches mobile in app travel booking feature

Global travel resource site TripAdvisor recently announced the launch of their in-app booking capability for mobile devices. The development of this feature on their suite of native mobile apps was prompted by the massive growth in TripAdvisor’s mobile adoption; a growth spike of 90% in the past year alone. The company recorded a massive 108 unique visitors per month on their mobile apps during the first quarter of 2014. Their usage research found that while travellers use TripAdvisor for pre-trip planning, they were also increasingly…

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Mango Airlines: Book your Zanzibar flights or Zanzibar Travel Packages now!

Mango Airlines now flies to Zanzibar on the cheap! Book your Zanzibar flights or Zanzibar Travel Packages now: Get 7  nights at the Ngalawa Beach Village, Zanzibar from only R8990 per person sharing! This travel package includes: Return flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar – direct 7 nights accommodation at the 3* Ngalawa Beach Village in a seaview suite with breakfast, lunch and dinner included daily Return airport and hotel transfers 2 x half hour massage treatments at the spa per stay.   Book your Zanzibar travel…

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TripAdvisor: The ultimate travel resource site

Founded in 2000, TripAdvisor is an international travel reviews and booking site offering user generated destination reviews, ranked hotel accommodation and flight bookings online. It also offers vacation rentals, travel guides, recommended things to do per destination, as well as restaurant reviews submitted by TripAdvisor users.   The company currently operates in Africa, the USA, the Middle East, Europe and in the Asia Pacific region, employing over 2,000 staffers. The company was spun off from Expedia in a public offering during December 2011, and has…

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fastjet and Expedia join forces to sell fastjet flights internationally

Leading African low cost airline fastjet recently announced that the company has entered a partnership agreement with Expedia, the biggest online travel company in the world. This agreement will see fastjet flights being marketed to millions of air travellers already using the Expedia Group’s portfolio of brands to meet their travel related requirements. The Expedia Group’s sites include full-service online travel agency Hotwire and Egencia, one of the top 5 global travel management companies service corporate entities in over 60 countries. With air travel volumes…

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Fastjet Specials: Joburg to Dar es Salaam from only R783 in June!

30 May 2014: Make the most of the remaining days of summer with a trip to Zanzibar or Dar es Salaam. Today, for one day only, fastjet is offering 1-way flights between Johannesburg and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, for an incredible R783 including taxes! These cheap flight rates are valid for travel between 1 May 2014 and 30 June 2014. There are limited seats available, so book yours now at www.fastjet.co.za to avoid disappointment! The fastjet airfare sale is in line with a recent decision by the airline…

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