Sofitel Launches the Sofitel Abidjan Hôtel Ivoire in Côte d’Ivoire

Sofitel Luxury Hotels is launching its new flagship in West Africa, the Sofitel Abidjan Hôtel Ivoire. Located in the chic Cocody district and blending French luxury with African culture, Sofitel Abidjan Hôtel Ivoire overlooks the Ebrie lagoon and the Plateau. The...Read more

Global Travel Industry Gets Behind WTM Africa

International travel and hospitality heavyweight brands such as TripAdvisor, Hilton Worldwide, Starwood and the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group are among the many exhibitors signing up for the inaugural WTM Africa. “WTM Africa’s inaugural event this year in Cape Town gives...Read more

Cox & Kings Cooks Up Chef-Led Culinary Adventures

Global travel outfitter Cox & Kings has created a new offering of culinary itineraries inspired by the international TV show “MasterChef”, aptly named MasterChef Travel. From Vietnam to South Africa, travelers are escorted, in an intimate group of like-minded travelers,...Read more

Great Safaris Names Top 6 Travel Trends for Africa in 2014

Africa is certainly one of the final frontiers for North American travelers. Its vast savannahs, herds of wild animals and rich cultures leave much to be explored for even the most curious travelers. Dave Herbert, CEO of Great Safaris –...Read more

South Africa’s Blue Train Relaunches Complimentary Hotel Night Promotion

What’s better than the privilege of traveling on one of the world’s most lavish trains? Receiving a complimentary hotel night at a stunning hotel to add onto your journey, that’s what. The Blue Train in South Africa, an icon in...Read more

Andrew Harper Names Kwandwe Private Game Reserve ‘Best Wildlife Experience’

Andrew Harpers’ Hideaway Report has named Kwandwe Private Game Reserve as ‘Best Wildlife Experience’ under the 2014 Grand Award’s Special Recognition Awards category. Reviewed incognito, properties must offer a particularly memorable experience, be relatively small in size, possess strong individual...Read more

International Buyers Set to Boost MICE Market in Africa

IBTM Africa confirms significant international buyer interest for first event set to take place from 28-30 April 2014 The rapidly growing demand for meetings industry suppliers within Africa, has been reflected in the unprecedented interest witnessed from International Hosted Buyers...Read more

Goway’s East Africa Safari Special Offers Big Savings

Goway’s AFRICAExperts is offering savings of up to $1,060 on selected 14 day East Africa Safari departures. Starting in Nairobi, the itinerary includes Mt. Kenya national Park, Samburu, Lake Nakuru and the Masai Mara in Kenya. In Tanzania it visits...Read more

Asia to Africa Safaris Opens NYC Office

Asia to Africa Safaris is bringing its expertise in safari travel to a new office in New York City. “A to A” seeks to extend its footprint and satisfy the growing demand for bespoke adventure travel among spirited travelers in...Read more

World Food Travel Association & Africa Travel Association Showcase Africa’s Culinary Offerings

The World Food Travel Association (WFTA) and the Africa Travel Association (ATA) have signed a memorandum of understanding that supports both organizations’ endeavors to market and promote awareness of African food and drink to the world’s travelers. Under the new partnership agreement,...Read more

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