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Mauritius – Travel Guide

Facts to assist you while travelling to Mauritius   Mauritian population 3 million. Capital and Largest City Port Louis. Official Language(s) English, French. Currency Mauritian rupee. Office Hours 09:00 – 17:00. Weekend Saturday – Sunday. Time Zone UTC +4. Calling Code +230. Tipping If a service charge is not included in the bill a tip…

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Tunisia – Travel Guide

Facts to assist you while travelling to Tunisia.   Tunisian population 4 million. Currency Tunisian dinar. Office Hours 08:30 – 16:00. Weekend Saturday – Sunday. Time Zone UTC +1. Calling Code +216. Tipping If a service charge is not included in the bill a tip of 10% is acceptable. Embassies Most countries are represented by…

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Serviced Apartments on the Rise in South Africa

  According to the latest research by South African property management groups, there has been an outpouring in the popularity of serviced apartments across the African continent. The data revealed that serviced apartments are outperforming the long-term rental rate on a net basis of over 50%. Before we get into the detail, let’s have a…

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Welcome to the team – Matthew Harper

We are pleased to welcome Matthew Harper into our organization.  Matthew has been with the business as an intern for the past 3 months. Matthew studied a BSc in property at the University of Cape Town and continued to do a postgraduate honours in Property. Matthew is our operations assistant and is responsible for growing…

How we managed to grow our portfolio to 10 000 rooms

MyResidence.Africa Limited was incorporated in Mauritius early in 2019. It is a business born out of the Relocation Africa Group, the premier relocation and immigration service provider for the African region, and out of the realisation that the temporary accommodation agency market was under serviced on the African continent. Expatriate executives and assignees who are…

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IMPACT OF COVID 19 ON EXTENDED STAY: CLIENT PRIORITIES/NEEDS

At MyResidence, we have noticed several shifts in our client’s needs under the global pandemic. With uncertainty controlling the world at the moment, clients have prioritised slightly different factors when choosing temporary accommodation. Flexibility is a crucial element to our clients; they are looking for accommodation that will allow for an extension or cancellation if…

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MyResidence: Vaccine Passports in Africa

VACCINE PASSPORTS IN AFRICA The World Health Organisation (WHO) has published a guidance document on introducing a digital Covid-19 vaccination certificate – known as a Digital Documentation of Covid-19 Certificates: Vaccination Status (DDCC:VS). What is a vaccination passport? A vaccine passport is a document that serves as proof that you have been vaccinated or protected against certain…

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MyResidence: Addressing Travel Anxiety

Addressing Travel Anxiety Travel anxiety is something often spoken about, especially when travelling to Africa. Furthermore, the COVID-19 panic has heightened travel anxiety. Simply put, travel anxiety is the fear of travelling to an unfamiliar place. This causes an individual to feel stressed or depressed when travelling to a new place. These symptoms manifest into…

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A Guide through our Booking Process

Welcome to booking with MyResidence. We have a hassle-free, reliable, and prompt booking system. In this article, we guide you through this process. Our Client and Legal Service Advisor, Tanja Glatz gives us insight into your questions.   The client sends MyResidence a booking request via email. You have logged into www.myresidence.africa. You submit a…

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MyResidence Talks Mass Long-Term Bookings

MY RESIDENCE TALKS MASS LONG TERM BOOKING The African continent is an attractive investment destination for multinational companies and businesses. Mass, long term projects that help boost the economy of Africa, create employment and expand access to healthcare and education are prevalent during these times. My Residence offers long-term accommodation bookings for these projects requiring…