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Lessons from Seychelles for Nigeria's tourism master plan
Lessons from Seychelles for Nigeria's tourism master plan

Data is needed to help assess policies that govern future industry development and to provide knowledge to help guide successful and sustainable travel and tourism investment decisions...

By Olukayode Kolawole 11 minutes ago

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#TourismForAll: making Cape Town more accessible

In a drive to allow everyone the right to discover and enjoy the magic of Cape Town, access to all facilities are being addressed. Universal Access is a way of thinking that eliminates barriers...

2 hours ago

The power of the internet
The power of the internet

Expand your travel business online with the Getaway Travel & Tourism Conference, taking place on Wednesday, 21 September, at the Ticketpro Dome in Northriding...

Issued by Ramsay Media 19 hours ago

#WomensMonth: Georgie Davidson, the woman behind Fancourt Estate
#WomensMonth: Georgie Davidson, the woman behind Fancourt Estate

Meet Georgie Davidson, the CEO of and woman behind the world-renowned Fancourt Estate, a global landmark for business, leisure and golfing travel...

By Cari Van Wyk 20 hours ago

Nqobile Nkosi, Tumi Manong, Rebone Sesoke, Meisie Nkosi, Zinzi Masina, Candy Tothill, Lucille Cremen, Hayley Moore and Carol Senosi
Tsogo Sun announces Entrepreneur of the Year finalists

"To meet the national requirements for job creation in South Africa, we need to cultivate an environment that is conducive to establishing and developing small businesses."

22 hours ago

How to win customer attention, loyalty over the holiday season
How to win customer attention, loyalty over the holiday season

This festive season, retailers must up the ante across their digital channels to earn the recognition - and wallets - of consumers...

22 hours ago

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Top getaway destinations for Joburgers

South Africa is a great country for travellers, with a variety of destinations. According to Shaun Pozyn, this diversity means you can cherry-pick your getaway...

1 day ago

Gauteng Tourism earns kudos for prudent financial management
Gauteng Tourism earns kudos for prudent financial management

The Gauteng Tourism Authority (GTA) has extended its record of excellence in financial management with yet another unqualified audit opinion for the 2015/16 financial year...

Issued by Gauteng Tourism Authority 3 days ago

Oliver’s Camp guest view - Eliza Deacon
Asilia, first Fair Trade Tourism recognised company in Tanzania

Asilia has become the first Tanzanian company to be recognised by Responsible Tourism Tanzania (RTTZ) and Fair Trade Tourism's mutual recognition initiative...

26 Aug 2016

Could Stellenbosch rival Napa Valley in wine travel?
Could Stellenbosch rival Napa Valley in wine travel?

According to Clay Gregory, president and CEO of Visit Napa Valley, "Stellenbosch has the potential to become as significant as the Napa Valley."

25 Aug 2016

Ten reasons why you should self-drive through Namibia's Etosha National Park
Ten reasons why you should self-drive through Namibia's Etosha National Park

If you're planning a Namibia self-drive safari, then the Etosha National Park should be right at the top of your travel bucket list. Here's why...

By Jarred Manasse 25 Aug 2016

Kwantu empowers female rangers through volunteer programme
Kwantu empowers female rangers through volunteer programme

More women are preparing to professional enter a traditionally male dominated career in wildlife tourism and conservation, shattering the glass ceiling in the wildlife game ranger industry...

24 Aug 2016

Sixth SETE Conference to position SA as sports and events tourism destination
Sixth SETE Conference to position SA as sports and events tourism destination

The sixth edition of the SETE Conference, a dynamic business-to-business platform that is aimed at positioning SA as a sports and events tourism destination, is set to run from...

22 Aug 2016

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Holiday home development on world heritage property thwarted

Recent judgment confirmed that World Heritage Site and National Park managers have authority and jurisdiction in buffer zones around parks, thwarting a 512-holiday home development...

22 Aug 2016

Lakeside Lodge & Spa plays host to triathlon
Lakeside Lodge & Spa plays host to triathlon

Lakeside Lodge & Spa in partnership with TriSport is hosting its first cross triathlon on 17 September 2016. Set in the beautiful Garden Route, the estate will play host to...

22 Aug 2016

Ten reasons why you should visit the Tsitsikamma National Park
Ten reasons why you should visit the Tsitsikamma National Park

Tucked away behind mountain and sea, the Tsitsikamma National Park is one of the most beautiful stretches of coastline on the planet...

By Jarred Manasse 19 Aug 2016

Chris Snelling via  - Buitenverwachting and vineyards, Constantia
Traverse the best wine countries in Africa

For many, the mention of wine brings luxury, vineyards, dining and wining to the imagination. For other, fancies go all the way to romantic and exotic destinations...

By Josephine Wawira 19 Aug 2016

Contiki VR
Get a taste of Europe with Contiki VR headsets

STA Travel has teamed up with Contiki to bring Europe to South Africa by offering travellers a virtual reality experience using Contiki VR headsets...

19 Aug 2016

#SeekAfrica: become a savvy local traveller
#SeekAfrica: become a savvy local traveller

Uber has partnered with Tastemakers Africa, SAA and Radisson Blu to offer riders a chance to win a four-night experience for two in Kenya, Nigeria, or South Africa...

18 Aug 2016

Hail the continental Pan-African passport
Hail the continental Pan-African passport

The historic move by the AU aims at opening up borders to allow free movement of goods and people among the African countries...

By Josephine Wawira 18 Aug 2016

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How travellers are benefiting from Britain's decision to leave the EU

New research by Hopper reveals that the cost of airfare to Britain has plummeted to the lowest level in more than three years...

By Joe Hessert 17 Aug 2016

Inyati staff receives third dividend from share scheme
Inyati staff receives third dividend from share scheme

The staff at Inyati Private Game Lodge have received their third dividend payout. the lodge issued over 12,000 phantom shares in 2011, equivalent to five percent of the company...

17 Aug 2016

SA Tourism workshop connects SA product owners with travel trade in Ghana
SA Tourism workshop connects SA product owners with travel trade in Ghana

SA Tourism recently hosted a successful trade workshop in Ghana, which saw approximately 100 members of the local travel trade meeting with some of the best South African product owners...

17 Aug 2016

Refurbishment sees Southern Sun Cape Sun shift focus to family accommodation
Refurbishment sees Southern Sun Cape Sun shift focus to family accommodation

One of the city's most iconic buildings, the 33-year old Southern Sun Cape Sun has undergone an extensive rejuvenation project that has broadened its offering...

16 Aug 2016

Infographic sheds light on Nigerian travellers
Infographic sheds light on Nigerian travellers

Jumia's latest infographic has revealed that women only account for 22% of the travelling population while men account for 78%...

16 Aug 2016

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Henry snaps up visitors

Crocworld Conservation Centre on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast has seen an influx of visitors searching for a new kind of resident creature - the Pokémon...

16 Aug 2016

rhodes8043 via  - Kenya hot air balloon
Embracing domestic tourism in Africa

For a long time, Africans have perceived traveling, especially within the continent, as a non-essential. Euromonitor International, however, says this trend is gradually changing...

By Josephine Wawira 15 Aug 2016

Cape Town ranks fifth in global gay-friendly destinations
Cape Town ranks fifth in global gay-friendly destinations

Gay dating and travel app, SCRUFF, conducted a survey which found...

15 Aug 2016

HVS confirms sterling list of speakers for THINC Africa
HVS confirms sterling list of speakers for THINC Africa

HVS in South Africa has confirmed a sterling list of global and local speakers and topics for the upcoming inaugural Tourism, Hotel Investment and Networking Conference,

12 Aug 2016

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