Sunlux Collection Launches Golden Triangle Christmas Celebration

For those looking for more than simply spending Christmas on a beach in the sun, Sun International’s Sunlux collection has introduced a ‘Golden Triangle’ Christmas Celebration: lifelong memories for the hotels’ guests and lifelong gifts for the indigenous communities in...Read more

South Africa: Virgin Limited Edition Properties Throw Support at ‘Pack for a Purpose’ Project

Necker Island has joined its sister properties Kasbah Tamadot and Ulusaba Private Game Reserve in supporting ‘Pack for a Purpose’, a community based project which is supported by hotels & resorts in 56 countries around the world. ‘Pack for a...Read more

Kenya: Celebrate Mahali Mzuri’s First Anniversary with Free Night Offer

Celebrate in style at Mahali Mzuri, Sir Richard Branson’s Kenyan Safari Camp, for their first anniversary with a special free night offer when staying 3 nights or more until December 2014. Located in the Olare Motorogi Private Conservancy, travelers can...Read more

ASTA Hosts Moroccan Tourism Delegation, Announce Destination Expo 2015

The American Society of Travel Agents (ASTA) held a signing ceremony with Abderrafih Zouitene, CEO of the Moroccan National Tourist Office, and other dignitaries and press from Morocco to officially announce Marrakech as the location chosen for ASTA Destination Expo...Read more

Congo: Kempinski Begins Management Agreement With Hotel Fleuve Congo, Kinshasa

Kempinski began its management contract for Kempinski Hotel Fleuve Congo on August 1, 2014 following the signing of an eleven-year management agreement in Geneva in January. Named after Africa’s largest river, the hotel is located near its banks in the...Read more

One&Only Resorts Receive ‘World’s Best’ Awards

One&Only Resorts has been named one of the world’s top three hotel brands in Travel+Leisure Magazine’s World’s Best Awards 2014. One&Only Palmilla in Los Cabos was listed as one of the best 100 resorts in the world as well as...Read more

Africa Travel Association, Uganda Ministry of Tourism Launch North America Road Show

The Africa Travel Association (ATA) announced that a high-level tourism delegation from the Uganda Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities under the auspices of Honorable Minister Maria Mutagamba will participate in a North America promotional road show with stops in...Read more

South African Airways Offering Low Fares on JFK/DC Dulles to Johannesburg Routes

South African Airways (SAA) has launched the “Fares So Low, You Gotta Go” promotion with fares starting at $899 round-trip from New York-JFK Airport and Washington, DC-Dulles Airport to Johannesburg, South Africa. The fares, which include taxes and fees, are...Read more

Tanzania: Hilton Worldwide Opens DoubleTree by Hilton Zanzibar Stone Town

Hilton Worldwide and DoubleTree by Hilton announced the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Zanzibar – Stone Town, located 40 miles off the coast of mainland Tanzania. “Stone Town is a city of prominent historical and artistic importance, and we are...Read more

Rwanda: Kempinski Adds Kigali Hotel to African Portfolio

Kempinski Hotels took over the management of Hôtel Des Milles Collines in Rwanda’s capital Kigali at the beginning of the month. Hôtel Des Milles Collines by Kempinski will be the European luxury hotel company’s ninth hotel operating on the continent,...Read more