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3 great sites for travel deals

You can find affordable travel deals if you know where to look online. Here are the best travel sites to find bargains on airfares, accommodation, car rentals and more










Book and pay (securely, in rands) via this fantastic site, which is guaranteed to save you money by giving you the best prices. Choose from almost 350 000 holiday options in more than 180 countries, including South Africa. There’s even a multilingual customer-service rep on hand to help with any communication problems. Subscribe to the site’s Secret Deals and save even more.



Budget Getaways is the go-to site to access the cream of the Western Cape self-catering crop. Search by availability, nearest town (Arniston to Yzerfontein), price (under R50 to under R400 per person), getaways (for groups, romantic hideaways, perfect for kids, or camping) and for pet-friendly venues.



Be your own travel agent with this great website. When you input your dates and destination, flight options (from both major international and local low-cost carriers) will be displayed in one neat table, with no annoying pop-ups redirecting you all over the Web. Check out the Bargain Box before you do anything – there are great deals to be had!


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