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with tips on how to get the most out of May 2018.
Fulton School Bus
First Donates Adapted School Bus to Fulton

First Car Rental, together with its holding company, CMH, adapted and donated a 22-seater bus to Fulton School for the Deaf.

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Hermanus FynArts
Hermanus FynArts - Art, Food, Culture and Music

Open from 8 - 17 June 2018, the one-of-a-kind Hermanus FynArts is a blend of visual, intellectual and creative inspiration.

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Enter May's #FlyDriveStay competition, and you could WIN two-nights at the luxury Capital Empire, including flights and car hire.

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Capital Empire
Spotlight: The Capital Empire, Sandton

Located on Empire Place in Sandton, the aptly named Capital Empire Hotel presents a contemporary and convenient Sandton-living experience.

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Buy a Car
Buy a Car

Buy a pre-loved car from us that has been well-maintained, has a full-service history and low mileage. You won't find a better deal anywhere.

Which one is yours?
WIN Free Flights from FlySafair

Our airline partner, FlySafair, are giving you the chance to win free flights for a year! Fly to any city, at any time, just for the fun of it.

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Beautiful SA Places
Top 10 Most Beautiful Places in SA

A land of great diversity and incredible beauty, South Africa has become one of the most sought after travel destinations in the world.

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Letter of the Month More Purple letters
On the 9th of April, David Reid-Ross wrote,

"After my personal car broke down, leaving my wife and daughter stranded on the side of the road in Bloemfontein, your willingness to assist with a rental vehicle to enable them to get home safely was greatly appreciated. Thank you for the great service from Isaac Lenyekwane (Branch Manager) and his team in Bloemfontein."

Dear David, thank you for your wonderful email. It wins Isaac and his team this month's Purple Heart. xxx.
#FlyDriveStay April 2018 winner Thank you for entering the April 2018 #FLYDRIVESTAY competition, courtesy of FlySafair, First Car Rental and The Capital Hotels and Apartments. The winner, randomly selected by a computer algorithm, is FLORIS NEL.