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Redefining Corporate Travel For Today’s Young Professionals
Posted on 21 June 2024

In today’s world of remote and hybrid work, many of us find ourselves working on the go more than ever. Interestingly, younger workers are often tak...

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Generational Perspectives On Business Travel
Posted on 24 May 2024

Here’s a burning questions – do generational differences in travel exist in workplaces, and if so do they matter? Absolutely. Recent resea...

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Know Before You Go: Business Travel To Egypt
Posted on 24 April 2024

At TravelManor, we’ve helped countless businesses and travelling professionals navigate the exciting world of corporate trips to Egypt. This lan...

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How Business Travel Boosts Social Capital And How This Helps Your Company
Posted on 18 March 2024

Social capital holds a pivotal position within the business realm, impacting a wide array of facets from establishing trust with clientele to facilita...

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8 Future-Focussed Corporate Travel Tips For Green-Minded Businesses
Posted on 16 February 2024

Travelling for business can be very rewarding, and if you do it the right way, jetting off on behalf of your company doesn’t have to mean sacrif...

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Business Travel Looks To Take Flight With AI-Driven Hyperpersonalisation
Posted on 22 January 2024

Thanks to technological advancements like AI and machine learning, hyperpersonalisation can be taken to a whole new level. Even though hyperpersonalis...

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Navigating Business in Italy: Decoding Cultural Signals for Business Travellers
Posted on 14 December 2023

Ciao, fellow corporate globetrotters! At TravelMaror, we believe that successful business trips are not just about sealing deals but understanding the...

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Unwrap the Magic of a 2023/4 European Bleisure Holiday
Posted on 16 November 2023

In the bustling world of business travel, finding the perfect balance between work and leisure can be a game-changer. Europe, with its diverse landsca...

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Navigating Canadian Business Culture Like a Pro
Posted on 19 October 2023

Greetings, fellow corporate jet-setters! At TravelMaror, we know that when it comes to business travel, understanding and embracing the cultural nuanc...

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Navigating Cultural Signals: A Business Traveller’s Guide to the United States
Posted on 15 September 2023

Welcome to TravelMaror’s guide for business travellers heading to the United States of America! As experts in travel management, we understand t...

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Navigating Cultural Signals For Successful Business Travel In Turkey
Posted on 17 August 2023

Hello, fellow business travellers! Are you gearing up for an exciting journey to Turkey? The savvy team at TravelMaror has got you covered with all th...

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Navigating Japan’s Cultural Signals: A Guide for Savvy Corporate Travellers
Posted on 21 July 2023

Greetings, fellow globetrotters! As seasoned travel planners hailing from South Africa, we understand the excitement and intrigue that come with explo...

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5 Ways To Keep Looking Sharp And Stay Wrinkle-Free While Travelling For Work
Posted on 20 June 2023

Travelling for work can be both exciting and demanding. As a professional representing your company, it’s important to maintain a polished and p...

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Minister Of Tourism Sees Bright Future For SA Travel
Posted on 17 May 2023

Africa’s Travel Indaba, the continent’s largest travel and tourism trade show, recently took place in Durban, South Africa from 7 – ...

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5 Insider Tips for Tackling Work Trips Like a Seasoned Traveller
Posted on 19 April 2023

As a team of travel professionals, we know all too well how stressful travelling for work can be. From packing and planning to navigating unfamiliar d...

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5 Top Travel Destinations For South Africans In 2023
Posted on 23 March 2023

Welcome fellow South Africans! Are you feeling the travel bug itching at your feet? Then it’s time to start planning your next adventure. To hel...

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SA Travel Numbers Doubled In 2022 And More Post-Pandemic Successes
Posted on 21 February 2023

At TravelManor, there is nothing we love more than spotting a silver lining on a dark cloud. So while we are very aware of all the challenges South Af...

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Why Clever Companies Choose Travel Management Over Travel Agencies
Posted on 24 January 2023

If your employees travel locally or abroad to represent your business, odds are you’ve already heard about the benefits of enlisting the services of...

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Reasons Why Flying Business Class Boost Travelling Employees’ Productivity
Posted on 15 December 2022

If you have ever flown business class on a corporate trip, you should be able to attest to the fact that there is no better way to remain optimally pr...

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5 Tips To Get The Most Out Of Your Bleisure Getaway In 2023
Posted on 17 November 2022

If there is one thing we love at TravelManor, it’s helping our clients find a way to create pockets of fun and adventure when they head off on corpo...

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5 Smart Moves To Help You Travel Safely This Summer
Posted on 18 October 2022

Summer is here and it seems like everyone is as excited as we are to hit the road, take to the skies and explore some more. Summertime is a great time...

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A Welcome Boost To Business Travel For SMEs
Posted on 19 September 2022

The travel sector took a big hit during the Covid-19 pandemic and while it seems to be improving, international travel is still lagging compared to pr...

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CEOs Travel Less, Gen Z Travels More – What Should YOUR Business Be Doing?
Posted on 18 August 2022

Things have been looking quite interesting on the corporate travel front of late. Naturally, we’d expected a few intriguing trends to crop once pand...

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10 Things Savvy Business Travellers Have In Their Carry-On!
Posted on 14 July 2022

The world is (mostly!) back open for business, and we have been very excited to send corporate travellers on their merry way once more. At TravelManor...

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Top Companies Now View Business Travel As A Cultural Necessity – Does Yours?
Posted on 17 June 2022

Do your employees need to travel? And do they want to? As we all work on settling into the ‘new normal’ as it pertains to the way we do business i...

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4 Things To Consider About A Car Hire Service For Corporate Trips
Posted on 23 May 2022

When your employees are hitting the road on behalf of your company, it helps if all the details are ironed out beforehand. This includes booking a hot...

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How To Help Your Business Travelling Employees Ease Back Into Things
Posted on 22 April 2022

So, it would seem that we are back in business, folks – the skies and roads are open for personal- and business travel once more! Naturally, thi...

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How To Prepare For The Imminent Business Travel Boom
Posted on 24 March 2022

How happy are we that things are returning to a more recognisable shade of normal right now? It’s far easier to understand now why the so-called ‘...

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Emerging Trends Shaping The World Of Business Travel
Posted on 18 February 2022

First things first, we do realise that the COVID-19 pandemic is not quite officially over. In fact, we know all too well that iterations of the virus ...

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A Concise History Of Business Travel From 4000 BC – Present
Posted on 13 January 2022

Sir Isaac Newton famously told his pal Robert Hooke, “If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants,” and at TravelM...

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Top Tips To Enjoy A Successful Workcation
Posted on 20 December 2021

Have you heard of ‘bleisure’? How about ‘workcationing’? Okay, we’re willing to admit that these neologisms are a little off-kilter in the l...

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How SMEs Are Paving The Way For ‘Normal’ Business Travel
Posted on 25 November 2021

It seems there is finally some light at the end of the pandemic tunnel, at least in some parts of the world. In 2020, global business travel took a ma...

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5 New Etiquette Considerations For Companies With Business Travellers
Posted on 18 October 2021

One thing is for sure – the COVID-19 pandemic has changed a lot of things about the way we travel for work. At TravelManor, we view it as a wate...

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How To Help Your Company’s LGBTQ+ Employees Travel Safely
Posted on 16 September 2021

Are you ready for a bit of a shocking statistic? It’s 2021 and still more than 90% of LGBTQ+ have kept their sexual orientation hidden while they tr...

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Where Can Vaccinated South Africans Travel At The Moment?
Posted on 17 August 2021

To date* 9.19 million South Africans have been vaccinated against COVID-19, of which 3.96 million or 6.8% of the population are already fully vaccinat...

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Increasing Business Travel Productivity In 2021 & Beyond
Posted on 15 July 2021

While business travel is still somewhat on the backburner as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to curb free movement, now is a good time to take a look ...

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How Our Corporate Travel Planners Can Help Your Business Reach Its Sustainable Travel Goals
Posted on 19 June 2021

The way businesses view travel has changed quite a bit over the last year or so, and with good reason – with flights grounded, borders gated and...

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What SA Travellers Should Know About Data Security & The No-Touch COVID Travel Policy
Posted on 14 May 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has had far-reaching effects on the way we travel, particularly for business. As a corporate travel management agency, the Trave...

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The Importance Of Women In Travel & How The Industry Is Shifting For Good
Posted on 16 April 2021

Did you know that the TravelManor team is made up of a dynamic team of women? Like, exclusively women? It totally is! The company is privately owned b...

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5 Top Tips To Get More Work Done On A Plane Trip
Posted on 18 March 2021

If you travel on behalf of your company regularly, you’ll know that it really makes a big difference if you are able to use the in-flight time to ge...

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Expert Advice on Travelling Safely in 2021
Posted on 18 February 2021

Are you still feeling a little nervous at the prospect of booking airline tickets and accommodation for business trips or personal travels? You are no...

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5 Interesting Travel Tech Trends Emerging For 2021
Posted on 15 January 2021

Necessity is the mother of invention, and if there ever was a time that the travel industry needed some invention it’s right now. As such, it only m...

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How to Travel for Business Like a Pro During a Pandemic
Posted on 18 December 2020

If there is one thing that 2020 has taught us, it is that you should never imagine the status quo to be set in stone. Things happen, things change, an...

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5 Top Luggage Brands for Business Travellers
Posted on 6 November 2020

At TravelManor we understand that when you travel on behalf of your company, you have particular luggage requirements. After all, travelling for busin...

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5 Travel Predictions In The Wake of COVID-19
Posted on 12 October 2020

This year sure has been an unusual one. At TravelManor, our team has been hard at work considering all the ways in which the COVID-19 pandemic and the...

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Level 1 – Your Questions Answered
Posted on 2 October 2020

As we know that our clients need to be timeously informed of developments in the travel industry during the COVID-19 pandemic, we share the following ...

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SA Business Travel Under Level 2 Lockdown – Need To Knows
Posted on 8 September 2020

The lockdown measures that were put in place by the South African government to curb the spread of the COVID-19 virus have been relaxed to Level 2. Th...

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Wrinkle-Free Arrival: What to Look for in Business Travel Apparel
Posted on 24 August 2020

When you travel for business, it’s par for the course that you always want to look your best. You are, after all, representing your company whenever...

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Mitigating COVID-19 Travel Risks on Business Journeys in 2020
Posted on 6 August 2020

Countries around the globe are slowly opening their borders to business as well as leisure travellers in the wake of worldwide COVD-19 lockdowns, but ...

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5 Vital Components of a COVID-19 Business Travel Policy
Posted on 22 July 2020

Although travel restrictions are slowly being lifted in the wake of global shutdowns to curb the spread of the novel COVID-19 virus, business travel s...

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4 Benefits of Travelling First Class for Business
Posted on 8 July 2020

Travelling first class is a lot like the idea of heading to the traffic department, finding no queue and being helped by a friendly, knowledgeable att...

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Flying Locally for Business During a Pandemic: 5 Things to Pack
Posted on 12 June 2020

If you’re headed on a local business trip during Level 3 of the South African COVID-19 lockdown, chances are you’re feeling a little nervous. At T...

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Travelling for Business in SA? What You Need to Know About Level 3 Regulations
Posted on 5 June 2020

COVID-19 lockdown measures have been downgraded to Level 3, which means from Monday the 1st of June, domestic flights have been made available for the...

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How To Adapt Your Exercise Routine While You Travel for Work
Posted on 16 March 2020

If you like to keep active and enjoy all the rewards of endorphin-boosting workouts on a regular basis, you’ll know how tough it can be to keep up w...

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Know Before You Go: Moscow for Business Travelers
Posted on 10 February 2020

Headed to the Russian capital for business soon? How exciting! This cosmopolitan city is a beguiling destination that thrills visitors with its majest...

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Things You Can Do Now to Avoid Sleepless Business Trips
Posted on 13 January 2020

Travelling for work is one of those classic double-edged swords. It’s very exciting and rewarding, but it also wreaks havoc with your day-to-day rou...

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Know Before You Go: Frankfurt for Business Travellers
Posted on 8 December 2019

Business trip to Frankfurt coming up? You must be beside yourself with excitement! Colloquially known as ‘Mainhattan’ (for the river Main)...

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Know Before You Go: Salt Lake City for Business Travellers
Posted on 17 November 2019

Headed towards Utah’s capital city for business soon? Lovely stuff! Set against the awe-inspiring backdrop of the Wasatch- and Oquirrh mountain ...

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3 Top Tips for SA Bleisure Travellers in 2020
Posted on 3 November 2019

Headed abroad for business in 2020? Wonderful! This is the perfect opportunity to take a good, long look at your calendar and figure out a way to add ...

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Know Before You Go: Rio de Janeiro for Business Travellers
Posted on 17 October 2019

Rio de Janeiro is one of those cities that holds a spot of honour on the bucket list of the world’s most seasoned travellers, and with good reason &...

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3 Things To Ask Your TMC Before You Depart
Posted on 28 September 2019

If you’re in the process of planning your next business trip with the assistance of a travel management company, chances are you’re pretty relaxed...

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Know Before You Go: Helsinki for Business Travellers
Posted on 13 September 2019

If you’re making your way to Helsinki on a business trip soon, you’re in for one major treat. This compact city is a space of breathtaking design....

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Top Tips on Travelling Eco-Consciously
Posted on 30 August 2019

If you’ve ever jetted off on a business trip to a new global destination, you’ll know how exciting it can be – there is something truly exhi...

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Know Before You Go: Copenhagen for Business Travellers
Posted on 19 August 2019

If you’re on your way to Copenhagen for business sometime soon, we’ve got one question – could you squeeze us in your suitcase pleas...

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5 Ways To Safeguard Data On Business Trips
Posted on 5 August 2019

Travelling for business in 2019 is a completely different ballgame than it used to be in the 80s, 90s, or even the 2000s. These days, we are lugging s...

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Know Before You Go: Istanbul for Business Travelers
Posted on 23 July 2019

Headed on a business trip to Istanbul in Turkey soon? Lucky fish – it is such an incredible destination (one of our favourites in fact!). Stradd...

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Travel Benefits Brain Health – Here’s How
Posted on 3 July 2019

We’ve known for years that travel is good for business – you build a strong network of international colleagues and contacts, and it boost...

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Know Before You Go: Brisbane for Business Travelers
Posted on 24 June 2019

If you’re making your way to Brisbane in sunny Queensland in Australia on business soon, we’ve got some great news – you are in for ...

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4 Employee Wellness Benefits of Business Travel
Posted on 10 June 2019

Employee wellness is one of the biggest buzzwords on the HR scene of late, and with good reason – forward-thinking businesses have identified em...

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Know Before You Go: Montreal for Business Travelers
Posted on 27 May 2019

Heading to Montreal in Canada on business soon? Exciting times! Montreal is a vibrant city that is known to be Canada’s cultural hub. If youR...

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4 Things You MUST Do On A Business Trip to Japan
Posted on 8 May 2019

A visit to Japan is one of those bucket-list items that appear on most intrepid travellers’ wish lists, and with good reason – Japan is simply...

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Why Every Entrepreneur Should Invest in Business Travel
Posted on 23 April 2019

If you’ve just started up a new company, chances are you’re avoiding business travel like the plague. Common sense tells us that when you’re try...

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Know Before You Go: Rotterdam for Business Travelers
Posted on 9 April 2019

Business travelers who make their way to Rotterdam in South Holland are often a little surprised at the inspiring, innovative ambiance of this bustlin...

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Expert Tips For Dealing With Delayed Flights
Posted on 22 March 2019

As corporate travel planners, the TravelManor team has often been in the situation where we’ve had to help clients deal with the exasperating inconv...

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Top Tips for Travelling Working Moms
Posted on 14 March 2019

As an all-female corporate travel management team, the TravelManor crew truly knows and understands what it means to navigate the world as working mom...

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Know Before You Go: Munich for Business Travelers
Posted on 25 February 2019

If you’re making your way to Munich in Germany for business soon, we’re sure you’re biting at the bit to get the organisational phase of the jou...

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Trends That Will Influence Travel to Africa in 2019
Posted on 21 January 2019

As a trusted travel management agency with a focus on business travel to and from Africa, Europe, Asia and beyond, the TravelManor team likes to stay ...

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Know Before You Go: Durban Tips for Business Travellers
Posted on 8 January 2019

Are you on your way to Durban, South Africa on business soon? We’re sure you are the envy of your colleagues! We’ve assisted many local and intern...

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Best-Practice Tactics for Successful Business Journeys
Posted on 3 January 2019

It’s been a busy year of travel planning over here at the TravelManor HQ, and as we get ourselves in gear to tackle 2019 with even more verve and de...

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3 Smart Reasons to Offer Travel As Employee Incentive
Posted on 24 December 2018

Employee engagement is one of the biggest HR buzzwords of 2018, and it is poised to become even more important in 2019. The modern-day workspace is ch...

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Top Business Travel Tips For Digital Nomads
Posted on 20 December 2018

Are you planning to make a move to work independently in 2019? Or perhaps you’ve been freelancing for a while, but you’d like to take the show on ...

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Know Before You Go: Chicago Tips for Business Travellers
Posted on 14 December 2018

Are you making your way to Chicago on business soon? Good on you! We’ve assisted plenty of travelers to journey to Chi-Town for work, so we know a t...

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10 FBI-Approved Travel Safety Tips for 2019
Posted on 22 November 2018

Traveling for work can be very rewarding – there is something wonderfully reinvigorating about taking the show on the road and interacting with ...

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Best Consumer-Rated Hotels for 2019 Revealed
Posted on 19 November 2018

At TravelManor, we do more than just organise fuss-free business travel itineraries that deliver unbeatable return on investment – we also trave...

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How to Make Your Hotel More Attractive to South African Travellers
Posted on 15 November 2018

Traveling for business may have become quite the status symbol among South African businessmen and -women, but that doesn’t mean they are willing to...

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Know Before You Go: London Tips for Business Travellers
Posted on 8 November 2018

Making your way to London for business soon? Lucky fish! Whether you’re traveling to the Big Smoke for a short while or a longer stay to foster new ...

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Accommodation Must-Haves When Booking for Discerning Travellers
Posted on 31 October 2018

Over the years, the TravelManor team has become quite adept at finding accommodation solutions for a wide variety of clients. From easy-going adventur...

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Top Tips for Dealing with Tech Issues on Business Trips
Posted on 26 October 2018

We live in exciting times. These days, when you travel for work, you can keep in touch with your family via FaceTime, charge your devices from your ba...

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How To Make the Case for Flying Business Class on Work Trips
Posted on 22 October 2018

Does your company spring for a business class seat when you travel for work? It turns out that if they want you to be effective on your work journeys,...

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Know Before You Go: Cape Town Tips for Business Travellers
Posted on 5 October 2018

Heading to Cape Town on business soon? Happy days! Whether you’re travelling to the Mother City, at the foot of the African continent, for work or p...

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Know Before You Go: NYC Tips for Business Travellers
Posted on 20 September 2018

Making your way to the Big Apple to do some business? How excited are you right now?! Travelling for work is such a privilege when it takes you to inc...

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TMCs & The Personalisation of Holistic Travel Experiences
Posted on 18 September 2018

Corporate travel planning – there’s an app for that, right? Well, yes and no. There are apps out there that provide business travellers with t...

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How To Choose Hotels For Travelling Female Employees
Posted on 14 September 2018

If your company has female employees who travel for work, you’ll realise by now that their trips have to be planned differently from those of their ...

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Form Follows Function in Fashion-Forward Travel Wear
Posted on 10 September 2018

A prominent UK-based fashion magazine website recently published an insightful article on how increased travel is impacting the global fashion landsca...

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Cool New Stuff You Need In Your Work Travel Carry-On
Posted on 31 August 2018

Getting ready to hit the road on a business trip soon? At TravelManor we’re always looking for ways to make our clients’ journeys a little less st...

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4 Ways To Make Social Media Work For You on Business Trips
Posted on 31 August 2018

Do you mention business trips on your social media? According to a recent poll conducted by a UK-based conferencing company, more than 70% of the resp...

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How To Turn Stressors Into Perks for Your Travelling Employees
Posted on 29 August 2018

Does your business require your employees to travel frequently as a part of their job description? If so, it may be time to reevaluate the general sat...

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How To Curb Project-Based Business Trip Expenses in Africa
Posted on 29 August 2018

The costs of sending employees on business trips are always rising due to shifting economic tides the world over, and even more so if your company is ...

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TMCs & The Future of Global Digitisation
Posted on 17 July 2018

Emerging technology and its many applications affect every single business the world over, and travel management companies (TMCs) like TravelManor are...

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Unexpected and Wonderful Pastimes for Frequent Travellers
Posted on 17 July 2018

If you are on the road for work quite often, you’ll know that there are pockets of downtime that occur every now and again. Instead of plopping down...

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The ABCs of Business Travel Manners
Posted on 12 July 2018

Hitting the road to drum up some business? Lucky you! Business travel is an excellent way to build new contacts and promote your company’s interest ...

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How to Wind Down After a Day of Business Travelling
Posted on 19 June 2018

How to you wind down at night when you’re travelling for work? Do you turn on some mind-numbing reality TV, reach for your phone to take a deep-dive...

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Surefire Ways to Reduce Business Travel Stress
Posted on 18 June 2018

Travelling for work can be fun, rewarding, challenging and invigorating, but from your body’s perspective it’s one thing for sure – stressfu...

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How to Facilitate Travel Safety for Female Employees
Posted on 12 June 2018

In the wake of the #metoo and #timesup movements that swept the globe over the past few months, it’s time that we discuss the elephant in the room &...

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The Latest Bleisure Travel Stats for Busy Corporates
Posted on 8 June 2018

Everyone involved in the travel industry knows that the bleisure trend is here to stay, and will continue to play an increasingly important role in ho...

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Travel Apps To Streamline Your Work Journeys
Posted on 29 May 2018

The advent of smartphones and the many apps that go along with it have changed a lot of things. Foodies can have access to countless recipes, budget-c...

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Business Travel With a Baby? It Can Be Done!
Posted on 29 May 2018

Welcome to the 21st century, where nursing mothers don’t necessarily sit on the sidelines while the rest of the business world passes them by. These...

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Stay Healthy & Productive when Travelling
Posted on 24 May 2018

Jetting off on another business trip soon? Exciting, right? But also a little disruptive, especially when it comes to maintaining a healthy diet and e...

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The ABCs of Bleisure in Johannesburg, South Africa
Posted on 24 May 2018

Heading to Johannesburg soon for business? If you have a few hours (or days!) to spare, there are many exciting ways to fill them! Here are a few of o...

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Know Before You Go: Business Travel to China
Posted on 20 April 2018

Heading to China soon for business? It can be daunting to make your way to a different continent to do business, especially when the culture differs v...

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Inspiring Airport Lounges from Around the Globe
Posted on 20 April 2018

If you travel for work quite often, you’ll know that a layover can be a headache if you don’t have access to a comfortable area to relax before yo...

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The ABCs of Business Travel Insurance
Posted on 29 March 2018

Corporate journeys are supposed to be at least a little thrilling. After all, you’re getting out there, building a business network, stepping up...

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Trailblazing Travel Tech Trends for 2018
Posted on 29 March 2018

Just when you thought the corporate travel landscape couldn’t get any more exciting, 2018 goes and ups the ante with a whole lot of technological sh...

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The ABCs of Tailoring an Enjoyable Business Trip
Posted on 20 March 2018

Travelling for business can be a double-edged sword – people think you’re a super glam jet-setter who’s seeing the world on the company’s ...

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Business Travel & Your Health: How to Be Healthy on the Go
Posted on 19 March 2018

Travelling frequently for work and not feeling quite as bright-eyed and bushy-tailed as you’re used to? Business travel can take its toll on you...

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Business Travel And Its Impact On Wellness Tourism
Posted on 26 February 2018

Business Travel is an important sector that is often overlooked in Travel & Tourism. It makes a significant contribution to employment and global...

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24 Hours in Mexico City
Posted on 23 February 2018

The modern marvel of Latin America is one of the top destinations for the discerning traveller. While a mere 24 hours is woefully insufficient to abso...

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5 Top Business Stops for 2018
Posted on 15 February 2018

What makes a good business destination? Advanced and adaptive conference spaces are a good starting point. They are the keystone of modern business ar...

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Tips For Making Business Travel An Adventure
Posted on 14 February 2018

For the most part, business travel can be tiring with crowded airports, planes, delays and the ever-present jetlag. Everyone has at least one bad trav...

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How Agile is Your Company’s 2018 Travel Policy?
Posted on 26 January 2018

Can your company’s travel policy be counted upon to be agile enough to roll with the punches when global airlines adapt their own in-flight policies...

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Savvy Hacks for Travelling Business Women
Posted on 26 January 2018

Heads up savvy business women of the world – we’ve found a few travel hacks that will streamline your adventures abroad in 2018. We’re a...

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What NOT to Do When Travelling with Your Boss in 2018
Posted on 18 January 2018

Are you hitting the road with your boss in 2018? A work trip is a great way to bond with the higher-ups, but when handled incorrectly it also has the ...

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What to See & Do in 24h in Lagos, Nigeria
Posted on 16 January 2018

At TravelManor, our clients don’t only include individuals who travel to the USA, Europe and the East. In fact, a significant percentage of our clie...

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How A Healthy Lifestyle Improves Business Travel
Posted on 21 December 2017

While business travel may be a necessity, it can be stressful and as a specialist corporate travel agency, we know all about it. Extensive business tr...

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How To Do Business Travel Over The Holidays
Posted on 15 December 2017

It may be the holiday season but business travel never stops. Living on the road is not easy especially during the holiday season as all the focus is ...

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The Evolution of Spa Travel – What To Expect in 2018
Posted on 13 December 2017

Even though we are predominately a corporate travel agency, our clients often ask us to include a leisure leg to their trip, or “bleisure,” which ...

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South Africa Wins First Place At 2017 Boutique Hotel Awards
Posted on 8 December 2017

As a proudly South African corporate travel agency arranging business, pleasure and bleisure travel destinations, we are exposed to many exotic destin...

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Small Changes to Save Big Bucks on Business Travel
Posted on 30 November 2017

At TravelManor, we are always on the lookout for innovative ways to help our valued clientele save on corporate travel expenses. Going into 2018, as a...

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Will Laptops Be Banned on US Flights in 2018?
Posted on 30 November 2017

At TravelManor, we always have our ear to the ground to ensure that we have the necessary up-to-the-minute information to send international business ...

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Understanding and Managing Business Travel Risks
Posted on 27 November 2017

The rise of globalisation has opened the door for more people to work abroad but it doesn’t come without risk. Many employers may not fully comprehe...

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Business Travel In The World’s Most Expensive Cities
Posted on 24 November 2017

Global business travel is certainly on the rise but some destinations could set you back more than you expect. International corporate travel isn’t ...

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Coping With Jet Lag: The Essential Guide For Travelers
Posted on 26 October 2017

Frequent fliers may be more accustomed to jet lag but no-one really escapes the symptoms. Some refer to it as flight fatigue or the more scientific te...

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6 Things That Make You a Bleisure Seeker!
Posted on 23 October 2017

Many people think that travelling for business is glamorous and a welcome change from everyday life in the office. Although for some this might ring t...

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How Do We Recycle Aircrafts & Why Does It Matter?
Posted on 20 October 2017

Last month we started with our series on green diligence in the travel industry. This month we take it a step further by addressing another aspect of ...

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4 Travel Safety Tips To Implement This Summer
Posted on 19 October 2017

Holidays and business trips can be exciting but it doesn’t always go according to plan. Whether travelling overseas, across the border or planning a...

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Smart Luggage & The Future of Business Travel
Posted on 26 September 2017

A suitcase is just a suitcase, right? A receptacle to ferry your belonging across continents at best, and the thing you have to lug around looking for...

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Corporate Travel & The Importance of Green Due Diligence
Posted on 26 September 2017

About a decade ago, the travel buyers of large firms were extremely focused on securing environmentally-friendly service providers. But then the world...

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Why Business Traveler Feedback Is So Important
Posted on 14 September 2017

In 20 years working in corporate travel, we’ve learned just how important business traveler feedback is. We can say with certainty that it’s a maj...

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Millennials: Changing The Future Of Business Travel
Posted on 12 September 2017

The next generation of entrepreneurs or millennials is changing the way business travel is conducted. They are more tech-savvy, socially conscious wit...

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Travellers to Benefit from New African Open Sky Policy
Posted on 22 August 2017

We’ve got some great news for travellers who do frequent business throughout Africa. It looks like the African continent is poised to free its air s...

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How to Hail Taxis Around the World
Posted on 21 August 2017

If your line of business requires frequent globetrotting, you’ll know that things you take for granted in your home country can become a bit of a st...

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Innovative Travel Expense Apps for Busy Jetsetters
Posted on 18 August 2017

Frequent business travel may seem like a glamorous ideal, but when it forms part of your everyday life, the bloom can quickly go off the metaphorical ...

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The Siesta Goes Mainstream in the Corporate World
Posted on 16 August 2017

The notion of the Spanish siesta is not a new one by a long shot. In fact, the practice of pulling down the shutters to grab a little shuteye has been...

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Our Top 5 Recommended Business Travel Apps
Posted on 14 July 2017

In 2017 communication is king, which is why when travelling for business these amazing travel apps can keep you connected to the office, allow you to ...

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24 Hours in London
Posted on 14 July 2017

In 1777, Samuel Johnson said “When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford,” and today ...

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Sleeping on a Plane – Ten Tips
Posted on 14 July 2017

Business trips can be gruelling- a jam-packed schedule of days that start with breakfast meetings and that can end with long drawn out dinners. Throw ...

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Study Reveals the Media Habits of Frequent Travellers
Posted on 14 July 2017

The BDRC Group, which is one of the most respected research consultancy companies in the world, has recently revealed its findings from an innovative ...

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WTTC Report Shows Business Travel is Booming
Posted on 22 June 2017

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has released its 2017 Global Economic Impact Report, and it makes for some interesting reading. The rep...

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The Future of Business Travel Looks Bright!
Posted on 22 June 2017

The past decade has seen a massive change in the way people experience business travel, but what we have encountered up to this point is nothing compa...

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Safety Tips for Woman Travelling Alone
Posted on 13 June 2017

The last few years have seen a massive increase in the amount of woman travelling solo for business, which is why we have decided to do a blog piece o...

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Electronics Ban: All the Facts about Carry-on Restrictions
Posted on 12 June 2017

The United States and Britain have initiated a ban on certain carry-on electronic devices on flights coming into their respective countries from certa...

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Tips to Pass Time at the Airport
Posted on 26 May 2017

If you do a lot of travelling for work you will know all too well that one of the major downsides is the endless hours spent in airports. While your t...

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In-house or External Travel Management Companies?
Posted on 26 May 2017

With a volatile economy, a local currency that changes value on a daily basis and ever increasing international visa restrictions, it is not always ea...

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Tourist Visas versus Business Visas in Africa
Posted on 26 May 2017

Africa has always been a very popular travel destination for South Africans. Traditionally, tourism has been the primary call of the continent, but ov...

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Efficient Business Travel (And How It’s Done!)
Posted on 19 May 2017

Travel is one of the most effective ways of doing business in the modern world. It is good etiquette, easy to accomplish and above all impactful on th...

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What to Do in the 24 Hours in Mauritius We Are Giving Away
Posted on 3 May 2017

Traditionally the island of Mauritius has been a favourite holiday destination. The tropical climate, sweeping sugar plantations, ancient giant palms,...

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Airline Etiquette Tips for Business Travellers
Posted on 2 May 2017

For people who don’t do a lot of travelling for work, the idea of business travel is totally different to the reality of it. Waking up at the crack ...

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Five Mistakes to Avoid on Your Business Trip
Posted on 24 April 2017

Business travel, when arranged by a well trained and experienced corporate travel agency, should be incident free; plain sailing from departure to arr...

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How to Stay Fit on Your Business Trips
Posted on 13 April 2017

They say that there are few things you can guarantee in life, two of them being death and taxes. Well, we have a third: when you go away on a business...

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Survive the ‘Red-Eye’ & Power Through that Morning Meeting!
Posted on 3 April 2017

It is doubtful if the red eye flight is the favourite of any business person who uses them, but it cannot be argued that they are now an integral part...

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Seven things to do at Singapore’s Changi Airport
Posted on 29 March 2017

Long layovers at airports put the fear of God into most travelers, particularly those of us who travel for work. There is no pool to lounge by, cockta...

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How to Avoid Overspending on Your Corporate Travel Budget
Posted on 23 March 2017

All businesses with either national or international clientele or suppliers recognise the value of face to face meetings and that therefore travel is ...

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Why TravelManor is Your Perfect Corporate Travel Partner
Posted on 16 March 2017

There are many reasons why in-house corporate travel management companies work for an organisation, but thanks to modern technology, the ability to st...