• Africa Travel Week unveils its 2022 programme

     Wednesday, March 9, 2022

    Africa Travel Week, including flagship shows WTM Africa and ILTM Africa, has unveiled an exciting and highly informative content programme for 2022.

  • Countdown begins for ILTM Africa

     Tuesday, March 1, 2022

    ILTM Africa is counting the days until its return to Cape Town, with just six weeks to go until the international luxury travel industry meets in Cape Town for the first time since 2019. 

  • Key stakeholders in travel and tourism sector partners to boost tourism

     Thursday, February 3, 2022

    Key stakeholders in the tourism and travel industries have agreed to partner in order to significantly resuscitate the sectors which have been adversely affected by the restrictions occasioned by the Covid-19 pandemic.

  • World Travel Awards nominated Kenya as World’s Leading Safari Destination for 2021

     Monday, December 27, 2021

    Kenya has continued to cement herself as a global champion in wildlife tourism after being named World’s Leading Safari Destination 2021 by World Travel Awards (WTA). This announcement was made on 16th December during the WTA grand final winners’ day …

  • African nature-based tourism platform seeks fund to promote nature-based tourism

     Monday, December 13, 2021

    The newly launched African Nature-Based Tourism Platform is 8 months into its first year of the three-year project phase. It is an innovative collaboration to channel vital COVID-19 relief and recovery funding to communities and small and medium enterprises (SMEs) …

  • Accor opens its first Mantis property in Kenya

     Friday, December 10, 2021

    Accor is expanding its footprint in Eastern Africa with the opening of the first Mantis property in Kenya. The Mantis Masai Mara Eco-Lodge is set to become a highlight property for the brand and the group, offering direct access to …

  • Accor expands footprint in Africa

     Wednesday, December 1, 2021

    Accor is expanding its footprint in Africa, with the signing of a twofold project: a Novotel hotel and the first Novotel Living in Africa, both located in Conakry, Guinea. Strategically located in the Centre Business District (CBD) of Conakry, in …

  • South Africa bans travel to be scrapped

     Tuesday, November 30, 2021

    The U.K. authorities banned flights temporarily and introduced back again quarantine for arrivals from a number of destinations.

  • Kenya Tourism Board launches new programme

     Monday, November 8, 2021

    Kenya’s tourism marketer, Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) has released exciting new courses in the Magical Kenya Travel Specialist Program. The program which was launched earlier this year in March is designed to deliver and maintain effective online training targeted at …

  • Expo 2020 Dubai opens Women’s Pavilion in collaboration with Cartier

     Wednesday, June 30, 2021

    Expo 2020 Dubai has reaffirmed its commitment to gender equality and women’s empowerment, unveiling creative content and programming for the Women’s Pavilion in collaboration with Cartier that will celebrate women change-makers around the globe. Taking place in Dubai from 1 …