Tag: First Car Rental

  • People set it apart!

    IN A WORLD where global brands rule, there is a South African car rental company that is taking a wholly South African brand onto the world market.  And its commitment to people – which is all that really differentiates one car rental company from another – is so great, that there was an in-house joke […]

  • Akela goes to Indaba!

    The fantastic people at Durban’s ICC who made arrangements for Akela to visit were all keen to meet her. These photos are the highlights of the people she met — the story on Indaba and our travels there will follow. Most ask if they can touch Akela but only women get lucky — she’s female…

  • Route 71 to Tzaneen – a different world

    [mappress] If you’re coming from Johannesburg, the road to Tzaneen takes you past the outskirts of Polokwane, Limpopo’s capital, and then east. Surprisingly, it’s a proper dual carriageway with a wide median down the middle — not something I’ve seen very often around here – probably because I avoid toll roads because I they show…

  • The People who make it Possible

    Akela travels with First Car Rental First Car Rental, and the rest of the CMH Group, stand out as one of the most dynamic and truly service-orientated companies we’ve ever come across. They have branches in Cape Town, Stellenbosch, Johannesburg, Boksburg, Witbank, Pretoria, Durban, Pinetown, Umhlanga Rocks, Uvongo, Pietermaritzburg, Richards Bay, George, Port Elizabeth, East…