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Tuesday, 06 September 2016 13:19

Extreme Railways Meets Extreme Luxury

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We are delighted to confirm that the iconic Blue Train will be featuring in the next Channel 5 series of Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways!  The UK dates it will be…
2016 has been earmarked with significant strides for renowned Mabula Game Lodge situated in the malaria-free Waterberg region in Limpopo.  Kicking off with a sleek branding and logo make-over this…
Friday, 02 September 2016 11:43

Family Ties at Sabi Sabi

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Growing up in a big, busy family and living in a small community village adjacent to the Sabi Sand Wildtuin, the Mkansi family learned a deep love and respect for…
Friday, 02 September 2016 10:19

Zimbabwe, SA in talks over one stop border post

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Zimbabwe and its largest trading partner South Africa are finalising discussions for the establishment of a Beitbridge One Stop Border Post which is expected to ease congestion at the busiest…
Thursday, 01 September 2016 19:48

Over 1.3 million tourists visited Namibia

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Over 1.5 million people arrived in Namibia in 2015, representing a three percent increase from 2014 when 1.4 million arrivals were recorded.Out of the total foreign arrivals recorded, the larger…
Thursday, 01 September 2016 19:34

East Africa: EALA Wants Speedy Tracking of One Tourism Visa

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The East African Legislative Assembly (Eala) is pushing for the introduction of the single tourism visa to boost a tourism sector in the region.A report presented by the chairman of…
Thursday, 01 September 2016 19:30

Whale thanks volunteers after rescue

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A humpback whale appeared to show its gratitude to volunteers who freed it from entanglement in rope and fishing equipment off Cape Point on Sunday by resting its massive head…
The first Kwita Izina Conservation and Tourism Exhibition organized alongside the 12th Kwita Izina/Gorilla naming ceremony is taking place at the new Kigali Conference and Exhibition Village. Local, regional and…
Thursday, 01 September 2016 19:11

Morocco developing travel agencies for the better

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Travel distribution in Morocco is experiencing profound changes. Changes in the number of tourists, their consumption habits and travel purchase significantly impacts the sector. A metamorphosis that puts players in…
Thursday, 01 September 2016 14:32

Re-Opened after a 3 month renovation

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Four Rosmead has re-opened after a 3 month renovation and are excited about all the changes! The property now boasts 10 bespoke en-suite bedrooms, which offer extra length queen or…
Monday, 22 August 2016 14:11

Cape Grace Application

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Cape Grace, Cape Town's leading V&A Waterfront luxury hotel, announces the launch of their mobile application.The new application demonstrates Cape Grace's positioning as an accessible and forward-thinking South African lifestyle…
Friday, 19 August 2016 13:49

A Family Affair at Sabi Sabi

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When two iconic families join forces, the result can only be described as spectacular! This is true of the successful collaboration between Sabi Sabi Private Game Reserve and the Stellenrust…
Real Africa is delighted to announce its partnership with conservation charity Save the Rhino International (registered charity 1035072) and the launch of their #RealRhinos campaign to highlight the plight of…
Thursday, 18 August 2016 15:40

Lion Park reintroduces lion cub petting

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The Lion and Safari Park is once again offering lion cub petting, eNCA reported.Lion Park spokesman,Whin Booysen, told eNCA the park had sustained financial losses as a result of discontinuing the petting. “We…
Thursday, 18 August 2016 15:34

Africa to open its skies by year-end

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The 23 African states that signed the January 2015 Declaration of Solemn Commitment towards the establishment of a Single African Air Transport Market by 2017 are expected to enter into open…
Thursday, 18 August 2016 15:27

Morocco Tourism implements travel regulatory components

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To achieve the Vision 2020 Tourism Strategy, the Morocco Ministry of Tourism is focusing on four major components: tourism quality, a global support system for tourism businesses, increased support for…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 15:58

North West Tourism On Customer Care

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Customer care good for tourism growth"Frontline staff is the face of every institution". This is the message that was preached to frontline staff, which includes receptionists, customer and guest relations…
One of the largest emergency vaccination campaigns ever attempted in Africa will start in Angola and the Democratic Republic of Congo this week as WHO and partners work to curb…
Wednesday, 17 August 2016 15:47

World Responsible Tourism Awards 2016 announces finalists

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Responsible Travel has today announced the 13 finalists in the 2016 World Responsible Tourism Awards at WTM London sponsored by Belize, with a strong focus on innovation reasserting the Awards’…
Thursday, 11 August 2016 16:33

World Lion Day: Rwanda in efforts to reintroduce lions

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On the 10th August 2016, the One Health Approach of conservation (OHAC) celebrate the World Lion Day and appreciate conservation efforts in the region and especially in Rwanda.Dr Jean Felix…
Thursday, 11 August 2016 15:43

Tshwane launches tourist map

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Tshwane Tourism Association (TTA) launched a comprehensive tourist map for the metropolitan area of Tshwane last week. “The tourist app market is currently a young and volatile market with no clear…

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