Last week we asked readers whether December had been a good month for tourism.



Yes. An excellent month.            16 %      

Yes. Not bad.                                     42 %      

No. Not a good month.                 42 %


This week’s poll focuses on how load shedding is affecting tourism and travel. In December, visitors were stuck on top of Table due to load shedding. Recently an Eskom sub-station in Kempton Park caught fire and left OR Tambo International Airport in the dark.


This week’s poll: Has load shedding affected travel and tourism?

  • Yes, it has impacted heavily.
  • Yes, but there is still lots of activity.
  • No, people have found a way around it.


If you have had an experience that has directly impacted your business, please send us a mail –