Woolies and MySchool Announce R500 000 donation for COVID-19 FIGHT

Woolworths and the MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet community loyalty programme have made a R500 000 donation to the Gift of the Givers Foundation to support frontline medical workers through the provision ...
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Woolies and MySchool Announce R500 000 donation for COVID-19 FIGHT

04/01/2020

Woolworths and the MySchool MyVillage MyPlanet community loyalty programme have made a R500 000 donation to the Gift of the Givers Foundation to support frontline medical workers through the provision of protective wear and equipment. As one of the country’s primary disaster response charities, Gift of the Givers is a recognised partner in the South…

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Cocktail Hour at Protea Hotel Fire & Ice!

08/04/2011

The earliest definition of cocktail was in the May 13, 1806 edition of The Balance and Columbian Repository, a publication in Hudson, New York, in which an answer was provided to the question, “What is a cocktail?”. It replied: “Cocktail is a stimulating liquor composed of spirits of any kind,…

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PROTEA HOTEL VICTORIA JUNCTION REFURB ON TRACK

08/03/2011

July 2011: September 1 this year will be a double celebration; the first day of Spring and the day the new-look Protea Hotel Victoria Junction in Cape Town opens it’s fabulous doors. The hotel was shut in May for a four-month total make-over that will see Cape Town’s first truly…

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Celebrating National Women’s Day with some Fire & Ice

08/01/2011

Yes, we know it has noble roots and we’ve all heard the old chestnut – usually tossed around by men who think they are so clever – about the other 364 days of the year but we at Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! Melrose Arch firmly believe National Women’s Day…

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National Spa Management Winner Joins Arabella Hotel & Spa

07/22/2011

Francisco Caceres Garcia, winner of the Les Nouvelles Esthetiques Spa Management Excellence Award 2011, has taken over the management of the luxurious spa at Arabella Hotel & Spa, managed by African Pride Hotels. Through the success of the previous awards, the Les Nouvelles Esthetiques Spa Awards increases in stature each…

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Madame Zingara Celebrates 10 Years

07/13/2011

July, 2011: The countdown has begun. Next month the venerable Spiegel Tent Victoria makes her way home to Cape Town and sets up shop for a brand new show in Madame Zingara’s Theatre of Dreams on 1 September 2011. Durban, the tent’s current location, is seeing the close of the…

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Travel Professionals Need a Break

07/11/2011

Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! Melrose Arch knows just how hard travel professionals work for their daily bread and would like to reward one of them with a trip to Thailand. The hotel is running a competition for agents until August 5, 2011, with the prize a trip to the…

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