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WTMA's Reigniting Africa award still open for entry
WTMA's Reigniting Africa award still open for entryArticle

Entries are open until 30 June 2021 with the winner announced during a special awards evening at Gold Restaurant during Africa Travel Week in the host City of Cape Town...

22 Apr 2021

#WTMA21: Africa Travel Week Virtual wraps on three days of travel trade success
#WTMA21: Africa Travel Week Virtual wraps on three days of travel trade successArticle

The virtual event featured a content programme with over 40-panel discussions and presentations by 170 international and Africa speakers on tourism-related trends in Africa and beyond...

12 Apr 2021

Entries now open for WTM World Responsible Tourism Awards 2021
Entries now open for WTM World Responsible Tourism Awards 2021Article

Entries are open for the WTM World Responsible Tourism Awards 2021, with this year's ceremony including a series of Global Awards for the first time...

9 Apr 2021

Registration for Africa Travel Week Virtual now open
Registration for Africa Travel Week Virtual now openArticle

The fully-virtual Africa Travel Week, comprising World Travel Market Africa (WTMA) and International Luxury Travel Market Africa (ILTMA), is now open for registrations for media and trade.

15 Mar 2021

All things considered... do awards still matter?
All things considered... do awards still matter?Article

In a year in which the ground shifted seismically under our feet, where the collective travel industry is focused on survival rather than award show glory, are awards still relevant?

Linsey Schluter 15 Feb 2021

Africa Travel Week unveils 2021 roadmap to reignite travel and tourism
Africa Travel Week unveils 2021 roadmap to reignite travel and tourismArticle

WTM Africa and suite of sister shows to run as a virtual event from 7 to 9 April 2021 with a live element from 1 to 3 September during Tourism Month...

27 Jan 2021

New WTM Africa Travel & Tourism Awards category now open for entry
New WTM Africa Travel & Tourism Awards category now open for entryArticle

Entries are open for Reigniting Africa, a new award category in the inaugural WTM Africa Travel & Tourism Awards to acknowledge the most impactful, story-driven Covid-19 campaign...

17 Nov 2020

Best of Wine Tourism Awards 2021 winners announced
Best of Wine Tourism Awards 2021 winners announcedArticle

This international annual competition is designed to reward the wineries in each of the Great Wine Capitals Global Network's member cities, for their excellence in seven different categories...

5 Nov 2020

Entries open for 2020 Wine & Food Tourism Awards
Entries open for 2020 Wine & Food Tourism AwardsArticle

Sponsored by WWF South Africa through funding provided by Pamela and Neville Isdell, the award highlights the critical role of eco and social sustainability in the development and execution of relevant, appealing and competitive travel offerings...

18 Jun 2020

Local award winning documentary wins at WTM Africa 2020
Local award winning documentary wins at WTM Africa 2020Article

The Blood Lions campaign in conjunction with Love Africa Marketing has won 'Most Compelling Digital Story' in the inaugural African Travel Week Travel & Tourism Awards...

15 May 2020

Spier's ethical business approach wins gold
Spier's ethical business approach wins goldArticle

The 2020 Inspirational Africa Responsible Tourism Awards has awarded Spier Wine Farm Gold in its Responsible Business category...

22 Apr 2020

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African Travel and Tourism Awards announce 2020 finalistsArticle

The awards recognise the best of national, regional and city tourist boards and recognise outstanding private sector companies and individuals in Africa.

6 Apr 2020

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WTM Africa 2020 visitor, media registration now openArticle

World Travel Market Africa 2020, which takes place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre is set to be one of the African continent's largest and leading business-to-business travel trade show yet...

4 Mar 2020

WTM Africa continues commitment to advance sustainable travel in 2020
WTM Africa continues commitment to advance sustainable travel in 2020Article

WTM Africa 2020 is tackling travel sustainability at macro and micro levels this year, by lining up a number of eco-conscious initiatives alongside recognising game-changing sustainability practices in the African travel industry...

19 Feb 2020

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Deadline closing in for inaugural WTM Africa Travel & Tourism AwardsArticle

Themed Under African Skies, the awards seek to celebrate the outstanding tourism promotional work done by private sector companies and individuals, in eight categories, which are judged by an independent panel of international industry experts.

21 Jan 2020

2019 Lilizela Tourism Awards winners announced
2019 Lilizela Tourism Awards winners announcedArticle

The awards recognise and reward exemplary service among businesses in the local tourism sector, ranging from accommodation establishments and tour operators to scenic attractions and cultural heritage sites...

10 Nov 2019

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SA Tourism to exhibit at WTM LondonArticle

Attendance at the event forms part of South African Tourism's global strategy to double international tourist arrivals to the country to 21 million by 2030...

30 Oct 2019

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Cape Winelands selected as one of Lonely Planet's top 10 best value destinations for 2020Article

Lonely Planet has announced its Top 10 Best Value Destinations for 2020, with the Western Cape's Cape Winelands coming in eighth position...

23 Oct 2019

Authentic storytelling to attract a new generation of tourist
Authentic storytelling to attract a new generation of touristArticle

A powerful message emerged during trends presentations at the recent Wine & Food Tourism Conference: a unified view that authenticity is essential in not only reaching, but converting new-generation customers and making them loyalists...

Issued by August Collective 4 Oct 2019

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Women lead in first leg of 2019 Lilizela Tourism AwardsArticle

The first leg of the 2019 Lilizela Tourism Awards kicked off in Kimberley, Northern Cape and Mpumalanga on 5 and 6 September respectively...

9 Sep 2019

Wine tourism expert keen to exchange ideas at upcoming Wine & Food Tourism Conference
Wine tourism expert keen to exchange ideas at upcoming Wine & Food Tourism ConferenceArticle

Encouraging local travellers to overnight in the Cape Winelands is one effective way of boosting tourism income while at the same time promoting responsible drinking, believes Marisah Nieuwoudt...

Issued by August Collective 29 Aug 2019

Top digital strategist to show Wine & Food Conference delegates how to up their communication game at zero cost
Top digital strategist to show Wine & Food Conference delegates how to up their communication game at zero costArticle

Digital and media marketing maven Judith Lewis will be stressing to Wine & Food Conference delegates how quickly and simply they can access their target audiences and improve how, what and when they communicate across multiple platforms...

Issued by August Collective 15 Aug 2019

SA tourism's best to be honoured at 2019 Lilizela Tourism Awards
SA tourism's best to be honoured at 2019 Lilizela Tourism AwardsArticle

The awards, now in its seventh year, will allow hospitality and tourism businesses the chance to compete against each other and gauge how they fare against similar businesses in the industry...

15 Aug 2019

National Minister of Tourism, a first for Wine & Food Tourism Conference
National Minister of Tourism, a first for Wine & Food Tourism ConferenceArticle

Minister of Tourism Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane will present the inaugural Wine & Food Tourism Awards at Spier, near Stellenbosch, on 18 September...

Issued by August Collective 26 Jul 2019

2020 WTM Africa Travel & Tourism Awards open for entry
2020 WTM Africa Travel & Tourism Awards open for entryArticle

The names of the categories are a nod to the types of entries the judges are seeking, with the tale of the journey - rather than simply the result...

23 Jul 2019

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WTM Africa launches inaugural travel and tourism awardsArticle

Reed Exhibitions has launched its WTM Africa Travel & Tourism Awards for the first time, celebrating the success of national, regional and city tourist boards...

11 Jul 2019

Dion Chang to headline Wine & Food Tourism Conference 2019
Dion Chang to headline Wine & Food Tourism Conference 2019Article

This year's Wine & Food Tourism Conference, taking place at Spier near Stellenbosch on 18 September, will feature South Africa's most respected trends analyst, Dion Chang, as headline speaker...

Issued by August Collective 6 Jun 2019

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One week left to enter the 2019 Lilizela Tourism AwardsArticle

Tourism professionals have until 11 June 2019 to enter this year's Lilizela Tourism Awards...

4 Jun 2019

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World Environment Day: Table Mountain Cableway targets 80% recycling by 2021Article

Ahead of World Environment Day on Wednesday, 5 June 2019, Table Mountain Cableway has announced its goal to increase waste recycling from the current level of 55% to 80% by 2021...

30 May 2019

Deadline extended for 2019 Lilizela Tourism Awards
Deadline extended for 2019 Lilizela Tourism AwardsArticle

The Lilizela Tourism Awards, now in its seventh year celebrates those who contribute to growing South Africa's destination competitiveness...

28 May 2019

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Final call for entry to the 2019 Lilizela Tourism AwardsArticle

The provincial Lilizela Tourism Awards will take place during Tourism Month in September 2019 with the national event scheduled to take place on 9 November 2019...

6 May 2019

#WTMA19: Day two travel trade business highlights
#WTMA19: Day two travel trade business highlightsArticle

Today marks the third and final day of WTM Africa 2019 - Highlights to look forward to include the opening of Travel Forward in partnership with E-Tourism Africa Seminar (eTAS) and day two of the Business Case for Responsible Tourism Conference.

11 Apr 2019

Grootbos Private Nature Reserve named overall winner of the 2019 African Responsible Tourism Award
Grootbos Private Nature Reserve named overall winner of the 2019 African Responsible Tourism AwardArticle

"Our winners have an ethos that extends beyond the commercial - linking thriving business with the wellbeing of local people and the longevity of their environments..."

10 Apr 2019

Wine & Food Tourism Conference extends award nomination deadline
Wine & Food Tourism Conference extends award nomination deadlineArticle

Currently, in its fourth year, the annual Business of Wine & Food Tourism Conference will now be known as the Wine & Food Tourism Conference. This year's event, which will take place 18 September 2019 at Spier near Stellenbosch, will introduce the inaugural...

2 Apr 2019

Entries now open for the 2019 Lilizela Tourism Awards
Entries now open for the 2019 Lilizela Tourism AwardsArticle

Tourism industry players in KwaZulu-Natal urged to increase their participation in this year's awards...

2 Apr 2019

African Responsible Tourism Awards announces top 15 finalists for 2019
African Responsible Tourism Awards announces top 15 finalists for 2019Article

This year's awards ceremony will include organisations specialising in sporting events, treks and safari beach lodges...

1 Apr 2019

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Wesgro commits as main sponsor of 2019 African Responsible Tourism AwardsArticle

Wesgro has, for the fifth consecutive year, signed on as the main sponsor of the 2019 African Responsible Tourism Awards. Winners will be announced at a ceremony to be held on Wednesday, 10 April 2018 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre...

28 Mar 2019

36 organisations nominated for 2019 African Responsible Tourism Awards
36 organisations nominated for 2019 African Responsible Tourism AwardsArticle

The 2019 African Responsible Tourism Awards has moved into the second round in which 36 tourism organisations will compete for the top spots...

6 Mar 2019

5 tips to help boost your career in tourism
5 tips to help boost your career in tourismArticle

It's excellent time to consider where you are headed in your current career, and what you want for your future working life...

18 Jan 2019

What to expect from WTM Africa 2019
What to expect from WTM Africa 2019Article

The WTM Africa 2019 speaker line-up and programme are taking shape, with Conference, Inspire, Destination and Travel Forward Theatres set to host presentations and interactive sessions with global travel influencers between 10 and 12 April 2019...

10 Jan 2019

KZN women in tourism launch empowerment programme, enhance opportunities
KZN women in tourism launch empowerment programme, enhance opportunitiesArticle

Women involved within the tourism sector in KwaZulu-Natal have formed a regional chapter, Women in Tourism...

26 Nov 2018

10 artists added to 2019 MTN Bushfire lineup
10 artists added to 2019 MTN Bushfire lineupArticle

At least 10 acts from South Africa, Africa, and the rest of the world have been added to the initial lineup for the 2019 MTN Bushfire Festival...

14 Nov 2018

Radisson RED hotel awarded Green Key status
Radisson RED hotel awarded Green Key statusArticle

The Radisson RED hotel in Cape Town being awarded with Green Key status...

21 Sep 2018

Sanlam Top Destination Awards announces 2018 winners
Sanlam Top Destination Awards announces 2018 winnersArticle

The Sanlam Top Destination awards ceremony 34 accommodation establishments walk away with the winning title of top destination...

21 Sep 2018

Lilizela Tourism Awards honour best in KZN
Lilizela Tourism Awards honour best in KZNGallery

The sixth annual Lilizela Tourism Awards were recently held in KwaZulu-Natal. The 2018 nominees were selected from 1,385 entries.

18 Sep 2018

2018 Lilizela Tourism Awards winners announced
2018 Lilizela Tourism Awards winners announcedArticle

KwaZulu-Natal's top tourism and hospitality businesses were honoured at the provincial sixth Lilizela Tourism Awards in KwaZulu-Natal. Nominees were selected from 1,385 entries and were recognised for their service excellence...

14 Sep 2018

WTTC Tourism for Tomorrow Awards 2019 applications are now open
WTTC Tourism for Tomorrow Awards 2019 applications are now openArticle

The World Travel and Tourism Council calls on travel and tourism organisations to showcase their achievements by entering the Tourism for Tomorrow Awards 2019...

Juergen T Steinmetz 5 Sep 2018

Last chance to vote for your favourite Sanlam Top Destination
Last chance to vote for your favourite Sanlam Top DestinationArticle

The final countdown for the fourth annual Sanlam Top Destination Awards has begun, with just three weeks left of voting...

16 Jul 2018

Why Cape Town is still a top tourist hotspot in 2018
Why Cape Town is still a top tourist hotspot in 2018Article

Despite its recent dry spell, with amazingly cheap flights to Cape Town, the Mother City is still a top tourist destination and is raking in tourism awards to prove it...

Issued by SA Airlines 5 Jun 2018

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