Chinese people usually consider it polite to use both hands when giving or receiving a gift.



Information about tourist behaviour and statistics.


Holiday season festivities for visitors

Some guests love to attend local festivals and events, and get a chance to experience the culture of the country…


Learn to cook for Jain visitors

India is a fast-growing tourist market to South Africa. Learn more about how to cook for Jain tourists.

The Sunland Baobab tree, near Tzaneen in Limpopo province, is about 6 000 years old.


Kenyan tourists say why they visited South Africa

A Kenyan couple talks about what they thought of South Africa before arriving, and why they decided to visit.


The 5th annual Concierge Conference round-up

The recent 5th annual Concierge Conference, which took place in Johannesburg on 17 September 2014, brought together approximately 100 concierges…

SA Specialist

The SA Specialist programme is a two-part online course, in which trade can learn more about South Africa as a tourism destination.