Africa

  • Africa goes virtual to maintain its tourism

    Published on : Thursday, September 3, 2020

    Till now, COVID-19 is continually plaguing the world with businesses to temporarily or permanently close their doors and raise unemployment. Many people worldwide have got confined to their houses to reduce the virus spread. The world has become sort of …

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  • Emirates add two new African destinations to its schedule

    Published on : Thursday, August 27, 2020

    Emirates recently announced that it has decided to resume passenger services to Conakry, Guinea and Dakar, Senegal starting September 3.

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  • Global restrictions in travel harshly affect African nations

    Published on : Wednesday, August 12, 2020

    Global restrictions concerning travel have severely affected the African nations who depend largely on tourists and their hard currency to support the tourism industry employing millions of people in the continent. National carriers in Mauritius, Kenya and Namibia ran into …

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  • In the middle of pandemic, virtual tourism gets popular in Africa!

    Published on : Saturday, July 25, 2020

    In the African savanna, sun rises slowly above the horizon. Silhouettes of elephant family rambling through the grassland looking for the nearby waterhole can be seen against the glowing light of this exotic region. Impalas and zebras traverses through the …

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  • Radisson Hotel Group announces six new hotels in Africa

    Published on : Wednesday, July 22, 2020

    Radisson Hotel Group is proud to announce the addition of six new hotels to its African portfolio, bringing the total to almost 100 hotels across 32 African markets. Building on the recent announcement of its reinforced African development team structure, …

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  • Deadly coronavirus threatens Africa’s hotel earning

    Published on : Wednesday, June 17, 2020

    The African hotel development had returned to growth at the start of 2020, with more than 78,000 rooms in 408 hotels in the pipeline, according to the 12th annual survey by W Hospitality Group, acknowledged as the industry’s most authoritative …

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  • Mkomazi National Park to introduce black rhino tourism

    Published on : Monday, April 6, 2020

    North Tanzania’s Mkomazi National Park is set to become the first wildlife park in Africa specialized for black rhino tourism. The African black rhino is now a rare species and on the verge of extinction. Rhino tourism is expected to …

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  • African national parks close to protect apes from coronavirus

    Published on : Wednesday, March 25, 2020

    The African national parks are closing its doors to protect the gorillas and chimpanzees. The national parks in Rwanda and Congo are provisionally shutting their doors to tourists and researchers to protect Africa’s endangered chimpanzees and mountain gorillas from contracting …

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  • Experience Africa ready for the third edition

    Published on : Friday, February 28, 2020

    Experience Africa will take place from Monday 22nd to 24th June 2020 at CCT Venues Plus, Canary Wharf, London Experience Africa offers a unique opportunity for UK and international buyers to meet hand-picked African suppliers in the UK.     …

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  • The statement of the African Tourism Board Executive Committee on outbreak of Coronavirus

    Published on : Friday, February 28, 2020

    To its members, the African Tourism Board Executive Committee has recently issued a proposal in terms of Coronavirus and travel saying.   The African Tourism Board has recommended members to assess the urgency to attend an important gathering like international …

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  • South Africa is continuing to market in China despite corona virus outbreak

    Published on : Thursday, February 27, 2020

    South Africa is continuing to market in China which remains an important tourism market in spite of the corona virus outbreak.   “The Chinese market has become one of the significant markets for South Africa,” the Parliament said in a …

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  • Hostels in Morocco – a recent phenomenon

    Published on : Thursday, February 20, 2020

    Hostels in Morocco are a recent phenomenon, an institution born in early 20th century Germany and brought to Morocco in the past two decades. The establishment of hostels in Morocco is akin to the rapid development of guesthouses in the old cities. …

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  • Algeria aims to open its tourism doors to the world

    Published on : Tuesday, February 18, 2020

    With a warm Mediterranean sea in summer, great winter skiing, vast Saharan deserts, lofty Roman ruins and prehistoric art of global acclaim along with an intriguing modern Arab culture, Algeria makes a top travel destination!   However, conflicts left the …

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  • African Tourism Board is working towards revealing the rich assets of the continent’s tourism

    Published on : Friday, February 14, 2020

    Setting new plans and strategies for marketing African tourism within and outside the continent, the African Tourism Board (ATB) is now looking to work closely with embassies and diplomatic missions across the continent for revealing its rich attractions.   The African Tourism …

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  • Accor sets to expand its footprint in Ethiopia

    Published on : Thursday, February 13, 2020

    Accor is expanding its presence in Ethiopia after signing a management agreement to open a new property under its design-led economy brand, Ibis Styles. In a move that ramps up its ambitious development plans in Sub-Saharan Africa, the Group has …

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  • Africa to use its embassies to help market tourism worldwide

    Published on : Thursday, February 13, 2020

    Formulating new strategies to market African tourism within and outside the continent, the African Tourism Board (ATB) has started looking to cooperate and work closely with embassies and diplomatic missions across the continent to display its rich attractions.   Speaking …

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  • ONOMO Hotels acquires BON Hotels

    Published on : Friday, December 13, 2019

    With the announcement, today of the acquisition of BON Hotels by ONOMO Hotels, the hospitality industry on the African continent is set for a major shake-up. ONOMO Hotels has acquired a 60, 1% controlling stake in BON Hotels.     …

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  • Anantara Hotels opens its new hotel in North Africa

    Published on : Thursday, December 5, 2019

    Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas makes its debut this month in North Africa with the opening of Anantara Tozeur Resort in the southwest of Tunisia. Offering a luxury gateway to ancient cultural and desert wonders, the new-build resort showcases exquisite …

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  • Tourism Expert says, opportunities for Africa are huge

    Published on : Wednesday, November 20, 2019

    With the travel sector contributing under 10 per cent to GDP and employing more than 300 million workers worldwide, the opportunities for Africa are huge.   This is the view of Lavonne Wittman, the President of Skal International, who visited …

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  • Africa gets more visa-free

    Published on : Tuesday, November 12, 2019

    According to the 2019 Africa Visa Openness Index released on Monday, Africa has seen great improvements  in visa openness as Africans  can travel to more countries visa-free.   According to the reports compiled by the African Union Commission (AU Commission) …

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