Cancún, Mauritius and Maldives in the Austrian Airlines flight programme just in time for the start of the autumn holidays Chief Sales Officer Michael Trestl: “Focus on long-haul tourist destinations in winter“.
Just in time for the start of the autumn holidays in Austria, Austrian Airlines passengers can enjoy sunny warm-wat… read more
LOCAL hotel occupancy levels are beginning to show signs of recovery, leading domestic hotel operators say, after a drastic fall in 2020 resulting from the negative impact of Covid-19 induced travel restrictions. Rainbow Tourism Group (RTG) said its occupancy levels in the first six months of 2021 registered 4 percent growth compared to 2020 fig… read more
South African Airways (SAA) yesterday resumed its Harare to Johannesburg flights, a move expected to boost the local tourism industry after a year of inactivity and almost 18 months without a commercial flight.
The carrier last week resumed other regional routes to Lusaka and Maputo and will today relaunch flights to Accra and Kinsh… read more
TANZANIA has opened a new chapter in Sport Tourism after the official launch of Golf Tourism Tanzania over the weekend. Launching the new tourism product at the Kilimanjaro Golf course, Usa River, Arusha yesterday, Chief Guest, the Kenyan Minister of Tourism and Wildlife, Najib Balala commended Tanzania for entering this important … read more
A high powered tourism delegation led by Mr. Ayoub Ibrahim, the Group Executive Officer of International Tourism Investment Conference (ITIC) and Mr. Cuthbert Ncube, the Executive Chairman of African Tourism Board(ATB) have paid a courtesy visit to the Honourable Minister of Nat… read more
Runner-up is Cape Nature, while The Art of Penguin Conservation received an honourable mention.
andBeyond won the award with the inspirational WILDwatch Live Safaris campaign, which was established during the COVID pandemic in conjunction with wildlife broadcasting experts WildEarth. The campaign saw andBeyond live stream twice-daily, thre… read more
In Celebration of World Tourism Day, the Minister of Environment,
Forestry and Tourism Pohamba Shifeta on Monday extended an invitation to
potential travellers, saying amid the Covid-19 pandemic, Namibia is a
safe tourist destination.
World Tourism Day is observed under the United Nations World
Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) annuall… read more
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