9 terrific things for kids to do during the school holidays

The holidays are approaching and we are starting to wonder what we will be doing every day to keep our family and children entertained. From a local heritage site and hot air ballooning to a fun family show, Flight Centre has compiled a list of activities for you to consider doing with your family.

1) Visit a local heritage site

The school holidays provide a great opportunity to expose your children to our rich diverse heritage at various important local sites. Maropeng at the Cradle of Humankind, Robben Island and the Castle of Good Hope in Cape Town, the Vredefort Dome in the…
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9 terrific things for kids to do during the school holidays

Local or global – which road trip is best for you?

Roads trips are often considered to be filled with spontaneity, letting you experience an adventure on the go. After all, the general idea behind a road trip is taking to the open road and seeing where it takes you, allowing you the freedom to stop, explore or stay in a place anywhere on your own terms.

Here are some of the things you will need to consider when planning a road trip locally or one abroad;

Travel costs and logistics

Whether you’re taking the smooth open road or taking the rough and rugged route, you’ll need the right car for your journey, be it…
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Local or global – which road trip is best for you?

Top places to enjoy a coffee when you land in a new city

Whether it’s a strong “cuppa java” espresso style you’re after, following a long tiring flight, or a refreshing iced coffee beverage, Flight Centre’s travel experts know the best spots to visit for your first experience of a new city. Here is their list of some of the best coffee spots in a few of the most popular travel destinations around the world.

New York Roasts

  • Black Fox Coffee Co

Rated as having the best bean selection in the city, Black Fox Coffee Co is packed to the rafters with locals looking for their daily caffeine fix. It’s a definite must for…
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Top places to enjoy a coffee when you land in a new city

ProVerb enters the travel realm as Flight Centre board member

Musician, TV personality and Idols host Tebogo Thekisho, better known as ProVerb, has seen his career take off in the realm of travel and aviation as the newly appointed board member of Australian-based, international travel company Flight Centre.

A statement released by the travel group read: “Flight Centre Travel Group (FCTG) South Africa has appointed Tebogo Thekisho, better known as entertainer extraordinaire ProVerb, to its FCM Travel Solutions and FCTG Corporate boards as a non-executive director.”

The giant travel retailer offers affordable domestic and international flights, hotel accommodation, holiday packages, cruises, ski holidays and travel insurance.

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ProVerb enters the travel realm as Flight Centre board member