Travel news overview

Check every morning for the latest travel news in sub Saharan Africa, it is an easy and quick way to keep yourself updated on industry news, trends, warnings, opinions and much more in the Region.

The daily updated travel news keeps travel experts fully informed and aware of all travel trends in the sub Saharan Africa Region which enables them to better service their customers. has refined navigation, allowing travel experts to search per travel sector i.e. flights, leisure etc. this navigation is located at the top of the portal; and/or search per country, this navigation is at the bottom of the portal, just double click on the country to get that country’s travel news. Travel experts can also search the news portal by using specific words or phrases and entering these into the search bar and click search. Please remember to register on this website, so we can send you your dose of travel news, either daily, bi-daily or weekly, customized as per your requirements.

  • Cruise

Cruise Princess Cruises New ship Sun Princess to debut new dining options and culinary experiences

Princess Cruises’ upcoming new ship Sun Princess will offer 29 new and signature dining and lounge options when she debuts early next year. Princess Cruises said in a release that the ship will elevate the culinary excellence at sea with new options, that include Japanese, Irish, seafood, pizza, and a range of returning favourites.

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  • Flights

SouthAfrica SAA Award means we are regaining trust: South Africa Airways

South African Airways (SAA) has indicated that the award it got at the Association of Zimbabwe Travel Agents (AZTA) annual awards recently is a statement of the success of its rebound efforts.

The airline secured the first runner-up position in the regional Airline category. Speaking after receiving the award, SAA country man… read more

  • Flights

Zambia Airways Zambia Airways introduces its first jet, a Boeing 737-800

Zambia Airways, a 55/45 joint venture between the Zambian government and Ethiopian Airlines, is increasing its capacity. The Zambian national carrier took delivery of its first jet, a Boeing 737-800, on Wednesday 27 September.

  • Flights
  • Beyond Africa

UAE Etihad Etihad conducted first flight from Abu Dhabi to Copenhagen

This new route aims to strengthen cultural and business ties between the two regions, offering convenient connections to Asia and Australia through Abu Dhabi. Notable attractions in Abu Dhabi, such as Abu Dhabi World, the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, and the Louvre Abu Dhabi, are highlighted for Danish travellers.

The first flight, E… read more

  • Destinations

South-Africa South African Tourism - Informal traders need support

South Africa is an attractive tourist destination for foreign travellers on the African continent. It ranks 27th out of 128 countries in the world when it comes to visitor arrivals. Its top attractions are its wildlife and immersive cultural experiences, where tourists engage with the traditions, history and way of life of communities in … read more

  • Miscellaneous

SouthAfrica WTM WTM London highlights importance of sustainability to mark World Tourism Day

The organisers of WTM London 2023 – the world’s most influential travel & tourism event – are celebrating World Tourism Day by shining a spotlight on sustainability in the sector.

World Tourism Day is an annual UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) initiative to highlight ways the sector can help countries make progress towar… read more

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Our travel news does not only focuse on transportation like airlines and rail, but also on hotels, IT, cruises, and other areas of interest for travel agents. Our travel news is not only for the benefit of the traveler but also serves to update and inform travel staff in the Sub Saharan Africa Region on the latest travel news and developments. is unique in the way it assists travel readers in sub Saharan Africa to be up-to-date in sub Saharan Africa with the latest news on a daily basis, and provides concise & relevant information without the waffle making it convenient for you to keep you and your colleagues up-to-date, to better inform customers and offer precise recommendations.

Our travel news portal has refined navigation so you can search per country in sub Saharan Africa, scroll to the bottom of the website to find a list of the countries, double click on a country to get that country’s news. and you could search per sector in travel i.e. flights, leisure, rail, IT etc. (at the top of the website). Or you could search the news portal by using specific words or phrases and entering these into the search bar and clicking search.