South African Tourism dropped down due to escalation of crime

Published on : Monday, October 30, 2017

South AfricaThe South African Tourism is largely affected due to the increase in crime in the country.



The tourism industry said that South Africa is likely to experience a huge drop in the number of tourists from the Netherlands after September’s robbery of 36 Dutch tourists in Fourways, northwest of Johannesburg.



The Dutch tourists were expected to be in the country for 22 days, but had to cut their stay short after they were robbed on their way from the OR Tambo International Airport to their hotel.




Tourism South Africa CEO, Sisa Ntshona Speaking in Parliament, said that such robbery incidents made a deep impact negatively on other markets as well.




Sisa Ntshona said that the German market, they starting to pick up these incidents of those Dutch tourists. The drop comes definitely in the Netherlands market.




It is noted the tourism in South Africa is dotted with copious destinations and the major number of tourists in South Africa are from Netherland and China.




Tags: , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

arrow2Follow TTW
facebook-logo  twitter-logo  LinkedIn_logo  stumbleupon-logo   rss_logo 
ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo  ttw_blogger_logo


  • 01 AIME 2018 BB
  • 02 WTM Latin America 2018
  • 03 EMITT 2018
  • 04 AIME-2018 small
  • 05 itb-china 2018
  • 06 Central & Eastern Europe 2018
  • 06 imtm 2018
  • 06 TTF-2018
  • 07 balttour 2018
  • 08 OTM 2018
  • 09 The hotel shows audiarabia 18
  • 10 hotelfair 2018
  • 11 Digital Travel 2018
  • 30 PATA


Get our toolbar!
Review on