In this Issue:

Golf Special Kruger National Park
- School Holidays / School Terms in South Africa - 2017
ACCSA Hand Baggage Restrictions in South Africa
- Another award for Cape Town                                                               

 

Golf Special Kruger National Park

Contact us at info@golfdirect.co.za for a hot Golf Special at Kruger National Park. Accommodation is in a 5 star luxury Lodge. With 5 en suite bedrooms it is ideal for a group up to 10 persons. Contact us now for an unbelievable golf break deal but don’t hesitate as availability is limited.

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School Holidays / School Terms in South Africa - 2017

If you are planning a trip to South Africa it is advisable to bear in mind the local school Terms and Holiday periods and work around these dates. They are:

School Terms 2017:

11 Jan to 31 Mar.

18 Apr. to 30 Jun.

24 Jul. to 29 Sep.

09 Oct to 06 Dec.

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ACCSA Hand Baggage Restrictions in South Africa

ACSA (Airports Company South Africa) restrictions on hand baggage carried through its airports require that hand luggage for economy class passengers should not exceed one bag plus one laptop. Dimensions of the bag should not exceed 56cm x 36cm x 23cm. Weight should not exceed 7kg.  Business class passengers are restricted to two bags plus one laptop. Dimensions and weight of the bags are as for Economy class.
 
Any additional baggage or hand baggage that exceeds the above will have to be checked in.  If overall weight exceeds your permitted allowance, you may be charged an excess baggage rate by the various airlines. 
 
The above will currently only affect Interlink services INTO Tshwane/Pretoria Wonderboom Airport and all Interlink flights operating from OR Tambo International Airport.

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Another Award for Cape Town

TripAdvisor has named Cape Town as the best destination in the world, pushing Australia’s Sydney into the second spot. Machu Picchu in Peru comes in third, Paris fourth and Rio de Janeiro fifth, while London picked up eighth position.
 
 
Table Mountain and Robben Island were named as Cape Town highlights in the awards, based on millions of user reviews.
 
The city has seen a massive boost in tourism numbers over the past couple of months, with the V&A Waterfront seeing more than 3 million visitors during December and the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway attracting more than 100000 visitors in the past month.

Remember - Contact us for your golf holiday of a lifetime in South Africa

 

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