Virgin Atlantic is today announcing a second daily service between London Heathrow and Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport. The new flights will go on sale on March 24th and will be operated by Boeing 787-9 offering the airline’s latest cabin interiors and inflight entertainment, as well as Wi-Fi on every flight.
At the heart of the City of Gold, beneath the warm sunshine in the opulent, tree-lined suburb of Sandhurst, lies the enchanting Saxon Hotel, Villas & Spa. Here Breaking Travel News editor Chris O’Toole calls in for the night to discover more about this most exclusive of hotels.
Iberia is to resume flights to Johannesburg, starting next August. With this route, the airline has resumed all flights it left to restructure its business in 2013. “When we presented our transformation plan, we said that we intended to resume all flights we needed to stop at that time,” recalled Luis Gallego, Iberia chairman.
Joburg prides itself on being one of Africa’s most exciting and rapidly-developing cities. Not only is it the economic hub of the continent, the city also offers a plethora of cultural, leisure, sporting, fashion, and lifestyle activities that is fast making it the leading destination for both leisure and business tourists.