Category: Tourism

Ginimbi (L), Dr Karikoga Kaseke (C) and Godfrey Koti (R) at the Harare International Carnival press conference in Harare

Carnival: To be or not to be that is the question

By Byron Mutingwende   Dr Karikoga Kaseke, the Chief Executive of the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) has all but confirmed the postponement of the...

Coralie van den Berg, General Manager of World Rugby African Association, Rugby Africa (Far right)

Sevens rugby fast becoming a tourism drawcard in Africa

African Sevens attracts rugby fans from Europe and America Rugby sevens in Southern and East Africa has gained much-deserved momentum over the recent years and, with it,...

A thirty-five member diaspora delegation from the United Kingdom welcomed at Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport

Zimbabwe set to intensify Diaspora Tourism

Zimbabwe is set to welcome a thirty-five member diaspora delegation from the United Kingdom on Friday 5 October 2018. The visit which comes as a follow-up to the...

Marriott International to increase African portfolio by 50 percent

Marriott International reveals Robust Expansion Plans across Africa

Marriott International reveals Robust Expansion Plans across Africa: Expects to Increase Portfolio by 50 Percent with over 200 Hotels and 38,000 Rooms by 2023 From the...

Celebration focused on digital transformation of the tourism sector

Digital Transformation and Innovation Take Spotlight on World Tourism Day 2018

World Tourism Day 2018 was observed in Budapest, Hungary on 27 September 2018 with the official celebration focusing on the digital transformation in tourism, a World...

Private sector to set tourism agenda at 2018 World Travel Market

Refreshed WTM Ministerial Summit to Tackle Innovation & Technology Investment

Investment in innovation and smart management for tourism will form the major theme of the Ministerial Summit of this year’s World Travel Market, to be held in London,...

Vice President Constantino Chiwenga recently commissioned the African Dream luxurious boat in Kariba

Zimbabwe upscales Kariba marine tourism

Zimbabwe’s marine tourism especially along the Zambezi River has been upscaled as Vice President Retired General Constantino Chiwenga recently commissioned a...

VP Kembo Mohadi delivers keynote address at Africa Youth in Tourism Conference in Bulawayo

Tourism a vehicle for employment creation and poverty alleviation

By Byron Mutingwende   Governments are obligated to use tourism as a vehicle for employment creation to contribute to poverty alleviation in Africa, Vice President...

UNWTO Conference on City Breaks: Creating Innovative Experiences”\

UNWTO Conference in Valladolid to Discuss Innovative Tourism Experiences in Urban Destinations

Innovation, traveller demand for diverse and authentic experiences in cities, and urban tourism governance models will be the central themes of the “UNWTO Conference...

Children undergoing Muchongoyo Dance lessons as part of embracing Ndau culture

Ndau Festival of the Arts (NDAFA) on the cards

By Freedom Mutanda and Knowledge Mhlanga Makamera Preparations for the sixth edition of the annual Ndau Festival of the Arts that is held every year on 22 September to...