After the busy festive season came to an end on Monday, hotels at the Coast are now banking on conferences and domestic tourism to stay afloat. Hotels in Mombasa, Kwale, Kilifi and Lamu counties enjoyed […]
Radisson, one of the best-recognised hotel brands has announced the opening of Radisson Hotel Detroit Metro Airport. Located just minutes from the airport at 31500 Wick Road in Romulus, the hotel has a new sleek […]
Seychelles Tourism Minister, Alain St.Ange, has resigned from his cabinet position to vie for the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Secretary-General post. Mr St.Ange tendered his resignation to Seychelles President, Danny Faure, as he […]
Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) will in February 2017 host the Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo (POATE). The Expo, will take place from February 17 to 19 at Kololo Independence Grounds in Kampala. The travel show […]
Ethiopian Airlines has announced that it will introduce flights to Jakarta, Indonesia, in June 2017. The airline plans to deploy its ultra-modern Boeing 787-800 on the Addis Ababa-Jakarta route.
The United Nations General Assembly declared 2017 as the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. The UN recognizes the potential of Tourism to advance the universal 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the 17 […]
Emirates Airline recorded impressive growth in 2016, underlined by fleet, network expansion and customer focused product investments.
Qatar Airways achieved a successful 2016 following continued growth bolstered by the acquisition of 19 new aircraft and the launch of flights to 14 new destinations.
Foreign tourist arrivals on e-Tourist visa to India grew by 63.9 per cent to 136,876 during the month of November 2016.
Manipur State in North Eastern India is banking on the successful hosting of the 5th International Tourism Mart in Imphal to attract more international tourists from across the world.
Welcome to Diani seaside resort town in Kwale county, Kenya’s holiday paradise.
The United States has emerged as the top source market for Kenya after overtaking tourist arrivals from the United Kingdom in the first 10 months of 2016.
Seychelles national carrier, Air Seychelles, has expanded its codeshare with Alitalia to offer travellers convenient air connections to Madagascar and South Africa. Under the agreement, Alitalia will place its AZ flight code on Air Seychelles’ […]
Air Seychelles is set to inaugurate flights to Durban, South Africa, on March 30, 2017. The Seychelles national carrier plans to operate two flights a week to Durban from its hub, Seychelles International Airport on […]
Crescent Hotels and Resorts has announced that it will open its latest hotel, Double Tree by Hilton New York Times Square West on January 17, 2017. The brand new hotel which is situated just steps […]
Johannesburg is for the fourth year running the most popular destination city in Africa, according to the 2016 Mastercard Global Destinations Cities Index. The South African city is expected to welcome 3.6 million international overnight […]
The construction of the first ever cruise ship terminal at the port of Mombasa has finally started at a cost of Sh350 million. Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala, said the project is being financed by […]
Kenya has won a bid to host the SKAL International World Congress in 2018. In May 2015, SKAL International, an organisation that promotes global travel and tourism called off a congress which was supposed […]
Qatar Airways has introduced flights to Seychelles, giving the island nation’s Tourism industry a major boost. The Qatar aircraft touched down at Seychelles International Airport on Mahe Island on Sunday and was welcomed with a […]
South African Tourism has opened exhibitor registrations for INDABA 2017. INDABA, which is one the largest global tourism marketing events is scheduled to take place from May 16-18, next year. The travel show is set […]
Sheraton Hotels and Resorts has unveiled its new hotel, Sheraton Grand Conakry in Guinea, West Africa. The hotel chain which is part of Marriott International, announced the opening of the newly built hotel on Sunday […]
The Indian government plans to sign a memorandum of understanding with Kenya on promoting tourism. Union Tourism Secretary for India, Shri Vinod Zutshi, said the MOU would enhance marketing activities aimed to benefit tourism industry […]
By STEPHEN EPHRAEM, ZIMBABWE: THE previous article on Gonarezhou National Park attracted a lot of feedback from readers. One interesting feedback was from a South African based reader, Mr Zeph Noya, who shared a piece […]