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Mango Still Has Best Airline Rating on SA.TO
With almost 140 votes cast giving them an average score of 4,9 Mango Airlines is still the highest ranking domestic airline! If that doesn't convince you, perhaps their latest review will: "I recently flew to Zanzibar with Mango with my family of four. I was not really looking forward to flying for 4 hours plus on a budget airline, but my oh my my, was I pleasantly surprised! The check in was quick and professional, the flight was on time, the seats were comfortable with loads of leg room, and the cherry on top was the cabin crew. They were professional , efficient but what set them apart was the sense that they were really enjoying what they were doing - all with a great sense of humour! Thank you Mango - looking forward to flying with you again one day!"  "

Passengers standing on the deck of the MSC Sinfonia

MSC Sinfonia Cruise was Great
Jenny Padaychee and her family enjoyed their cruise on the MSC Sinfonia from Durban to the Portuguese Island.

    Greyhound Bus South Africa
    Looking for something cheaper than flights? Greyhound offers routes to destinations within South Africa as well as to Mozambique and Zimbabwe.

    A view of the Portuguese Island

    Cruise to Portuguese Island from Durban
    Portuguese Island is situated off of the coast of Mozambique, and is compromised of pristine stretches of beach skirted by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean. Book your cruise to Portuguese Island from Durban.

    The captain of the MSC Opera standing next to a passenger

    Cruises with MSC 2016/2017
    Expect loads of photos to be taken on your cruise with MSC. They're expensive, but well worth it for the memories.

    Missing Shoe on SAA PE Flight
    In a first, a passenger walks off his flight with only one shoe after some shenanigans from the EP cricket team.

    Family on board an MSC Sinfonia cruise from Cape Town

    Sinfonia cruise was our first

    An awesome experience on our first ever cruise on the MSC Sinfonia.

    FlySafair is the most on-time airline

    FlySafair has the best over-all on-time score of all South African airlines. They are the most on-time in November at all three major airports in South Africa scoring an average of 95%.

    Mango Scores Top Honours

    Mango Airlines has taken over from SA Express, to become the best rated airline with an average of 4.9 out of 5.

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  • FlySafair was the Most On-Time Airline During the First Half of 2017!

    FlySafair has once again taken the top spot at Cape Town, Durban and OR Tambo. The airline scored an average of 96,70% on all three airports, cementing their position as the best airline for business travellers!

  • MSC MusicaMSC Musica 2018/2019

    The MSC Musica will be visiting South Africa's shores during the 2018/2019 cruise season.

                Breaking SA Travel News

                Last updated: 18 June 2018

                 

                1 DAY ONLY! Fathers Day Cruise Special From R3,590 pps*
                Celebrate the Dad in your life and spoil him with a visit to picturesque Pomene, an idyllic and unspoilt part of Mozambique on board the MSC Musica. Experience the golden beaches, turquoise sea, mangroves and blow holes. This piece of paradise is a must visit on the cruise itinerary. *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

                Save on Lanseria Mango Flights
                Save on flights between Lanseria - Cape Town and Lanseria - Durban. Book flights before midnight on the 13th of June 2018 to save on travel until the 31st of July 2018.

                Weekend Escapes | MSC Musica | From R3,765 pps*
                If you are looking for a weekend getaway, then a cruise is the perfect way to have a break without using up all your precious annual leave! Contact us today and secure your place on the MSC Musica. Be one of the first to sail on her in SA waters! *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

                Marvellous Med | 9 Nights | From R25,099 pps*
                Spend two nights in Valencia, exploring Spains third largest and sunniest city. Then board the MSC Divina for a 9 night cruise with stops in Italy, France and Palma de Mallorca before flying back home. *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

                🚢 New York Stay + 9 Night Cruise | Fm R33,449 pps*
                Book your Mediterranean cruise with the Royal Caribbean for a 9 night discovery of New England and Canada. Starting and ending in New York. *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

                SA Express Flights Suspended
                The South African Civil Aviation Authority has suspended all SA Express flights due to "serious non-compliance." This is effective immediately.

                💰Save! Cruises for Under R5,500 pps*
                We all need a good bargain and for local cruise from South Africa, we have the best for you. We have put together a list of cruises aboard the MSC Musica for the 2018/2019 cruise season where we still have cabins available for under R5500 pps*. *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

                Nov + Dec 2018 Cruises | MSC Musica | From R3,765 pps*
                It may seem that the end of the year is very far away, but don't wait to book your November or December cruise. They are the most popular dates and sell out relatively quickly. Often by the middle of the year, we no longer have available cabins. Contact us today to secure your place on the MSC Musica. *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

                🌴 Relax More! | 2018+2019 Cruises From R4,985 pps*
                Longer cruise = more time to relax! Visit picturesque Pomene, an idyllic and unspoilt part of Mozambique, Portuguese Island, Maputo or cruise all the way to Mauritius and Reunion on board the MSC Musica with one of our cruises offers that are 4 nights or more. *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

                🌴 March + April 2019 Cruises From R4,455 pps*
                Visit picturesque Pomene, an idyllic and unspoilt part of Mozambique, Portuguese Island or cruise all the way to Venice on board the MSC Musica. With golden beaches, warm sea, mangroves and a plethora of activities, you'll have a hard time deciding what to do next! *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

                Alitalia Resumes Flights Between Johannesburg and Rome
                Find everything you need to know about Alitalia's new flights between Johannesburg and Rome here, including luggage allowances, flight schedules and connecting destinations.

                ⏱️ Limited Time Cruise Offers - 2 In 1! | From R3,675 pps*
                Don't miss out! We have two offers for you today - the Upgrade Wave Promotion, where you get a balcony cabin for the price of an inside cabin and the Worker's Day promotion - fantastic reduced rates for the 12 November 2018 departure. *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

                Local Cruises for Under R5,000 pps* | MSC Musica
                We all need a good bargain and for local cruises from South Africa, we have the best for you. Book today for the 2018 /2019 cruise season on the MSC Musica and luxuriate on board in the splendour of the ship on her first and only season in South Africa. *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

                🌴 Magnificent Mauritius 🍹 | 7 Nights | Fm R14,399 pps*
                Get your slice of paradise with a choice of 2 excellent value 7 night fly and stay packages. Think of gorgeous beaches, exotic spices, catamaran cruises, snorkeling and palm trees gently blowing in the breeze, then add in you - to perfect the scene! *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

                New French Airline To Take Cape Town By Storm
                Air France's subsidiary airline Joon recently started operating flights between Cape Town and Paris Charles de Gaulle. Find out everything you need to know about the airline before heading to the City of Lights.

                ⚓ Cape Town Cruises From R3,975 pps*
                There are only a handful of cruises from Cape Town for the 2018 / 2019 season aboard the MSC Musica. With the popularity of these cruises we highly recommend booking your cabin sooner rather than later. *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

                Greyhound Operations Affected by Nationwide Bus Strike
                The South African Road Passenger Bargaining Council is embarking on a strike. Greyhound, along with MyCiti and Golden Arrow, have confirmed that they have suspended all operations for the 18th of April 2018. More airlines will likely have to suspend operations.

                🌴 Picturesque Pomene | Cruises From R4,825 pps*
                Visit picturesque Pomene, an idyllic and unspoilt part of Mozambique on board the MSC Musica. With golden beaches, turquoise sea, mangroves and blow holes, this piece of paradise is a must visit on the cruise itinerary. *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

                🍁 Canada and USA | 12 Nights | From R33,699 pps*
                This BRAND NEW cruise destination for the MSC Meraviglia is sure to thrill all travellers with mountains, lakes, glaciers and forest. Canada's beauty is something which you should behold at least once in your life. *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

                JOON Launches Cape Town Flights
                Air France's low-cost subsidiary launched direct flights between Cape Town and Charles de Gaulle on the 3rd of April 2018.

                Balcony Bonanza! | From Only R4,555 pps*
                Kick your cruise experience up a notch by taking advantage of the Sunset Balcony Promotion and booking your balcony cabin today at these reduced prices. The special is running in selected cruises for the upcoming 2019 / 2019 SA cruise season. *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

                Suites For My Sweet! | From Only R4,525 pps*
                Book a sweet holiday in a suite for you and your loved ones. Why book a suite you may ask? They are the biggest cabins on the ship; they have a bath and a shower; they have lots of extra cupboard and storage space; and of course, they have their own balconies. *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

                El Al Increases Johannesburg Flights
                From the 29th of October 2018 El Al will operate five flights per week between Johannesburg and Tel Aviv.

                Virgin Atlantic Introduces Second Daily Flight to Johannesburg
                Virgin Atlantic are adding a second daily flight between Johannesburg and London from the 28th of October 2018. Tickets will be on sale from the 24th of March 2018.

                Brand New Sale! | 24 Night Cruise From Only R20,245 pps*!
                Hold the boat! We are so excited to offer you this opportunity to get aboard the MSC Sinfonia on her final cruise from Durban to Venice Italy. Play Super Bingo and get a guaranteed cabin on the ship, without being able to choose your cabin category. BUT you could be assigned any cabin from an interior cabin up to a balcony cabin! Your cabin will be assigned 7 days prior to sailing. *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

                Cheap Flights to the Cape Town Jazz Festival
                We've rounded up the cheapest flights to Cape Town from Durban for the Cape Town Jazz Festival on the 23rd of March 2018.

                ⚓ Cape Town Cruises From R3,865 pps*
                There are only a handful of cruises from Cape Town for the 2018/2019 season on the MSC Musica. These cruises are extremely popular, so we highly recommend booking your cabin sooner rather than later. *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

                Airlink Suspends Pretoria Route
                SA Airlink has suspended all flights between Cape Town and Pretoria from the 8th of May 2018.

                New! Asian Adventure | 14 Nights | From Only R36,804 pps*
                Be awed by the history of mysticism of India, discover the ancient traditions of Muscat and wonders of Dubai with this fly and cruise package to the United Arab Emirates, Oman and India. *Limited availability, prices are subject to change.

 

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