Air Mauritius Receives Top Skytrax Rating

Air Mauritius has been awarded the 4-star professional quality rating by airline and airport consultancy SKYTRAX on July 8, 2014. The award was presented to Air Mauritius chairman Appalsamy (Dass) Thomas, and the CEO, André Viljoen by Skytrax chairman Edward...Read more

Wilderness Safaris Launches Six Countries Summer Special

Wilderness Safaris is re-launching its Six Countries Summer Special for the 2014 season. Running for the fourth consecutive year, the special offers flexibility and reduced rates at 29 Wilderness Safaris camps in Botswana, Malawi, Namibia, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe....Read more

Alexander+Roberts Reveals New 2015/16 Catalog

Alexander+Roberts has announced the publication of a 68-page Africa safari catalog for 2015-2016. In addition to current top-sellers like Luxury Tenting in the Serengeti, On Safari in Botswana + Victoria Falls, and Journey to South Africa + Victoria Falls, the...Read more

Maduro Dive Fanta-Seas Offering Discount on Red Sea Egypt Dive Package

Maduro Dive Fanta-Seas, a leader in dive travel, is offering dive packages to nearly 40 countries worldwide. Currently there are over 225 resorts and adventure operators along with 50 liveaboard dive vessels in their “Select Dive Destinations” program. Maduro is...Read more

The Maslow is South Africa’s Newest Modern Hotel

The Maslow Hotel is Sun International’s new, modern hotel, providing an oasis setting within Johannesburg’s premium shopping area of Sandton. Following a $23 million refurbishment, The Maslow is now the perfect spot for a holiday stop over to enjoy a...Read more

Sun International, Cape Town to Host World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates

Sun International will partner the City of Cape Town for the 14th Annual World Peace Summit taking place in the city of Cape Town for the first time in October 2014. The Table Bay Hotel will be the accommodation sponsor...Read more

Great Safaris Debuts New Safari In Style with Relais & Châteaux

Great Safaris has launched a new itinerary featuring South Africa and Victoria Falls, showcasing Relais & Châteaux properties in Cape Town, Kruger Park, Johannesburg and Victoria Falls. This is the first time these Relais & Châteaux properties have combined their...Read more

APTA’s Annual Forum Lands in Oak Park, Illinois in September

The Association for the Promotion of Tourism to Africa (APTA) has announced this year’s Forum will be held at the Carleton Oak Park Hotel outside Chicago in Oak Park, IL September 19 – 20. Traditionally hosted by a different chapter...Read more

Botswana Tourism Launches Specialist Training for Travel Professionals

Promoting Botswana travel with confidence just got easier. The Botswana Tourism Organization (BTO) U.S. Office announced the launch of its Botswana Specialist Training Program, an e-learning program created specifically for travel professionals located in North America. The comprehensive, six-module e-learning...Read more

Cape Royale Luxury Hotel and Spa Gets Seal of Excellence

Cape Royale Luxury Hotel & Spa has been awarded the The Seal of Excellence from the 2014 Star Global Luxury Awards. Cape Royale joined the select few with this distinction recently during a ceremony which took place at The Chateau...Read more