Africa Travel Association Holds 9th Annual Presedential Forum on Tourism

The Africa Travel Association (ATA), in partnership with co-host, New York University-Africa House, organized the 9th Annual Presidential Forum on Tourism, a high-level forum which attracted over 200 participants, including representatives from the travel and tourism industry, the diplomatic corps, media,...Read more

FlySafair Announces New Routes

It’s been nothing but full speed ahead for South Africa’s first true low cost airline FlySafair in recent weeks. The first flights launched were in mid-October between Cape Town and Johannesburg, followed swiftly by the launch of the Cape Town...Read more

Under One Botswana Sky opens Chobe Bush Lodge

Due to its unique bush setting directly on the border of the Chobe National Park, Chobe Bush Lodge’s facilities and rooms provide a secluded and intimate experience with superb views of the game-rich slopes of the Chobe National Park and...Read more

Mozambique: Avani Adds First Property in Africa

VANI Hotels & Resorts has added its first property in Africa – AVANI Pemba Beach Hotel & Spa in Mozambique. The former Pemba Beach Hotel & Spa is situated in the country’s far northern province of Cabo Delgado, in the...Read more

NTA Opens Eyes and Minds to Ethiopia

When Ethiopia opened its doors to the National Tour Association during a product development trip last month, it opened the eyes of NTA tour operators. “Ethiopia is a country like no other,” said Tim Ambrose, sales director for Washington, D.C.-based...Read more

Great Safaris Offering Three Romantic Getaways with Limited Time Air and Land Specials

Are your clients planning a honeymoon or romantic getaway for this winter? Why not send them to the most diverse, exhilarating and exotic destination on Earth! Great Safaris has three enchanting, extraordinary itineraries that range from cosmopolitan to adventure to...Read more

The Oberoi Group’s ‘Best of Mauritius and Dubai’ Offer Combines Relaxation with Luxury

The Oberoi Group’s ‘Best of Mauritius and Dubai’ offer provides an opportunity to escape from the dropping temperatures and onto beautiful, tranquil beaches and vibrant city streets. Valid through March 2015, guests who stay five nights at The Oberoi, Mauritius...Read more

Morocco: Celebrate Autumn at the Selman Marrakech

Five minutes driving distance from the bustling center of Marrakech, this privately owned palace offers 56 rooms and suites and 5 riads with private swimming pools meticulously executed by renowned interior designer Jacques Garcia. In the chic and elegant ambiance...Read more

Wilderness Safaris Sells Stake in Malawi

Wilderness Safaris has sold its stake in Wilderness Safaris Malawi to long-time partners Chris and Pam Badger who are now the sole owners. Chris and Pam joined Wilderness Safaris in Botswana in 1986. After several years running expeditions across the...Read more

Africa Travel Association Releases Statement on Ebola

The Africa Travel Association (ATA) is the leading global trade association promoting travel and tourism to Africa and strengthening intra-Africa partnerships. Established in 1975, ATA serves both the public and private sectors of the international travel and tourism industry. ATA...Read more