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  • Flights
  • Destinations

Direct flights from Wilson to Nyeri to boost tourism

Tourism players are banking on the introduction of direct flights from Nairobi's Wilson Airport to Nyeri's Nyaribo Airstrip to boost the sector's dwindling fortunes. At 3.45pm last Saturday, a Cessna Caravan landed at the airstrip and on board were 12 passengers who included tours and travel company owners, marking the inaugural commercia… read more

  • Accomodation

Radisson Hotel Group announces a record year in Africa

Radisson Hotel Group announce a hotel expansion record in Africa with 13 signings to date, translating to a new hotel signed every 20 days. The Group’s expansion drive, adding 2,500 rooms to its African portfolio, includes the announcement of nine hotels in Morocco, the Group’s debut in Djibouti and the introduction of the Radisson… read more

  • Travel-tech

New app offers unique one-stop platform for all essential real-time travel data

Wandry, the only all-in-one travel planning app that provides comprehensive, accurate travel information for destinations around the world, is now available to help users plan new adventures with confidence.

The one-stop source of real-time data and crowdsourced recommendations gives users a critical tool for meeting the unique chal… read more

  • Miscellaneous

Qatar Airways joins ICAO Global Coalition for Sustainable Aviation

Qatar Airways announce its participation on the Global Coalition for Sustainable Aviation of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), becoming the first airline in the Middle East to join the global coalition, reaffirming its commitment to work together with the relevant industry stakeholders, such as manufacturers, academia,… read more

  • Cruise

Costa Venezia pulled out of China, will cruise from Istanbul instead

Istanbul is already benefitting from the redevelopment of its Galataport cruise terminal, with Costa Cruises announcing new Turkey itineraries just days after the completion of the project was announced.

Costa Cruises has confirmed it will be redeploying its new Costa Venezia cruise ship from China to Turkey for the 20… read more

  • Travel-tech

How technology has changed the way we travel

For most who travel, gone are the days of physically printed tickets and showing up to the gate a few hours before the trip is supposed to begin – technology as a whole has helped to streamline the process and provide a new and user-friendly approach to the travel industry, but the opportunities that technology has afforded are far greater than … read more

  • Beyond Africa
  • Miscellaneous

US welcomes South Africans

The Biden Administration has taken the decision to allow vaccinated travellers into the US from early November, including traffic originating in South Africa. These passengers will require only proof of vaccination, a negative COVID-19 test result prior to travel and, of course, the correct visa.

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