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New Design Hotel, Gorgeous George Opens in Cape Town

Gorgeous George guestroom

Flinging open its doors in the heart of downtown Cape Town, Gorgeous George emerges as a springboard for hyper-local immersion in the city’s pulse-quickening creative scene. Housed across two heritage buildings, the 32-room hotel provides a high-style platform for established and emerging South African artists and designers, resulting in an authentic aesthetic that avoids any hint of African design cliché….

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Cathay Pacific to fly non-stop Hong Kong to Cape Town from November

Aerial view of Cape Town, South Africa

Cathay Pacific will launch a seasonal non-stop service to cosmopolitan Cape Town later this year, directly linking this popular business and tourism destination with Hong Kong for the very first time. The three-times-weekly service, from 13 November 2018 to 18 February 2019, will complement Cathay Pacific’s existing daily non-stop flights to Johannesburg and will be operated by state-of-the-art Airbus A350-900…

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Cape Grace Hotel’s Bascule Bar Launches Locally-inspired Cocktails

Cape Grace Bascule Bar

Requiring no introduction, Bascule Bar in Cape Town has created a reputation all of its own. Part of the iconic Cape Grace Hotel, recently named one of the “Top City Hotels in Africa” in the Travel and Leisure 2017 World Best Awards, the bar in Cape Town’s Victoria & Alfred yacht marina is popular with trendy Capetonians and visitors alike. Offering…

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Fancy a Five-Star Picnic? These Luxury Hotels Offer the Perfect Summer Treat

Milestone Hotel picnic

What better way to welcome summer’s warmer days and longer evenings than by grabbing a blanket and basket and indulging in a leisurely picnic? Even if you’re on vacation and your picnic essentials are at home, it’s not only possible, but highly encouraged. A number of the Red Carnation Hotels across the UK (and further afield) are giving guests the…

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