Featured articles regarding travelling and how to travel in and around South Africa.
City Lodge is big into helping to protect the environment. ‘Sustainability’ is the buzzword around here and accordingly we’ve been busily greening our practices, like installing power-saving LED light bulbs in our hotels as well as providing dual-flushing toilet systems. As of today we’re also launching our City Lodge Earth Day campaign, which is about [...]
For seven years running now, Earth Hour has been celebrated at 8:30PM on the last Saturday of March whereby millions of people around the world switch off their lights as a symbolic gesture to show their commitment to taking positive actions for our planet. The City Lodge Hotel Group switches off From 8:30 to 9:30 [...]
You would all have seen and heard that the national electricity supply grid is currently operating under extreme pressure due to planned maintenance work, as well as the odd unplanned failure. Eskom is therefore calling on all consumers to please use electricity wisely. We at City Lodge Hotel Group are committed to doing our part [...]
The Herald VW Cycle Tour – South Africa’s second oldest national classic – will be taking place in beautiful Port Elizabeth, this year from 1 to 2 February. City Lodge Hotel Group is a keen supporter of the event, and as such will once again be offering hassle-free accommodation and special deals to participants and [...]
We’ve all seen that person at the airport; laden down with bags, boxes, suitcases, briefcases, packets, sporting equipment – everything but the kitchen sink as the saying goes! Standing behind that person at the baggage check-in queue can be painful as they take an absolute age to check in all their items and then start [...]
Travelling means being on the go…but it also has its fair share of just hanging around! Waiting for flights can be super-dull, particularly if they’re delayed. Instead of staring at the ceiling and twiddling your thumbs, make the most of it! Check in with the office If you’re managing staff, suppliers, or clients, now is [...]