Entries by Natasha Bame

Drumming our hearts out

Twice a year our team gets the opportunity to gather for departmental reviews and a team building activity. Having two offices and a couple of staffers working remotely, it’s an invaluable time to spend together. This May after a couple of newbies had recently joined, we held our AGM and rounded this time off with a drumming session […]

Centauri announcements

We want to keep giving you a great product…Here’s our very latest features and updates. A new online booking plugin for your website We are super excited to release an online booking plugin for your website, ResNova. ResNova is a customisable booking plugin that feeds your availability from ResRequest to your website. We’ve developed two versions of ResNova […]

Quick tips & tricks

Go back! We spend a lot of our day moving from a contact record, to availability, to rooming then back to the contact record. It didn’t take long before we realised, we wanted to do it much, much faster, so our team magic’ed up a quick way to go back to the last contact, reservation or […]

Introducing our new release CENTAURI

We are excited to announce our version 6.0 release, named CENTAURI. In this release are behind-the-scenes changes, including an upgrade from PHP4 to PHP5 and a database change from MySQL to MariaDB. This forms the foundation for lots of great, new modules already in development. Also in this release is a graphics facelift. Our new […]

ZRA certifies another ResRequest customer

The Zambian Revenue Authority put us through our paces and another ResRequest customer is certified. The Zambian tax authorities require that any business producing Tax Invoices from a computer system, has to have their specific use of the system certified. This certification means that VAT registered customers are able to claim input VAT supported by such […]

The Mamma Gogo initiative

We are running alongside a creative outreach called the MammaGogo Initiative. Adventure through art – The aim is to: Explore the creative potential of communities across South Africa and potentially Africa through a the medium of a creative outreach program. Document the diverse heritage of her people and the expression of her culture by means of a photo journal Engage communities (including those on social media) to […]

Are you interested in a direct link to Africa’s finest properties?

Our interface product, ResConnect, offers you stock, rate and availability access to Africa’s most luxurious and remote destinations. This service is now available FREE. ResConnect links Agents, Tour Operators and Online Travel Channels to ResRequest inventory, rates and bookings. • Quick and Easy Setup • View Availability & Rates • Create Bookings Electronically How to […]

Team news | end of 2013

Snippets of the movements and news of the team from the last quarter of 2013… Baby Benjamin Soper, son of developer Nick, arrived in September – the 4th ResRequest baby to be born this year. Read more

Project Luangwa

South Luangwa in Zambia is a magical destination for a safari holiday and its beauty and wildlife leave a lasting impression long after you’ve returned home. But it can be harsh and unforgiving too, especially for the local people. Most are subsistence farmers who live side by side with Luangwa’s wildlife but whilst wild animals […]