Category: Travel

Tourism players updating media about preparations the upcoming Youths in Tourism conference

Preparations for the African Youths in Tourism Annual Conference gain momentum

By Joyce Mukucha and Anyway Yotamu To create opportunities for youth development in achieving the Agenda 2063, share lessons and exchange ideas on how young people can...

Tourism’s potential to build a “better future for all” was the central message of World Tourism Day 2019, which was officially celebrated at a high-level summit in New Delhi

Tourism has potential to build a “better future for all”

Tourism’s potential to build a “better future for all” was the central message of World Tourism Day 2019, which was officially celebrated at a high-level summit in...

UNWTO and Iberia have joined hands for sustainable tourism

Iberia, UNWTO Team Up for Sustainable Tourism

The Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), Zurab Pololikashvili, and the CEO of Iberia, Luis Gallego, have signed a cooperation agreement in favour...

Pushing the boundaries of African hospitality

By Filippo Sona On the occasion of the Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) (https://www.AHIF.com) this week, Filippo Sona, Managing Director, Global Hospitality Drees...

Abdesslam Benzitouni, Group Head of Communications and Public Relations

Africa, second fastest growing tourism region in the world

Travel and tourism remained one of the key growth drivers of Africa’s economy, contributing 8.5% of the GDP in 2018; equivalent to $194.2 billion. According to the...

Rendering of Four Points by Sheraton São Vincente, Lag

Marriott International Expects to Add 40 New Properties Across Africa by 2023

Company announces four new deals including entry into Cape Verde; Development pipeline expected to drive owner investment of over $2 billion and generate 12,000 new jobs...

Kingdom of Morocco Wins High-Level Vote To Host Next World Tourism Organisation General Assembly in 2021

Morocco to host 24th UNWTO General Assembly

The Kingdom of Morocco has been officially chosen as the host of the 24th Session of the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO), to be held in 2021. At the conclusion of the...

Givemore Chidzidzi aka Mr. Tourism addressing delegates of the Women Entrepreneurs in Tourism Workshop in Bulawayo

Givemore Chidzidzi rallies women to grow their entrepreneurial expertise in the tourism sector

Mr Givemore Chidzidzi, the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) Acting Chief Executive better known in the sector as “Mr. Tourism” has urged women to work...

Holly Budge with Nyaradzo, a member of the Akashinga All-female Anti-poaching Team

Everest Summiteer and Conservationist, Holly Budge, Immerses Herself With Fully Armed, All-Female, Anti Poaching Team in Zimbabwe

Holly Budge has been in Zimbabwe for the past two weeks where she has immersed herself on the frontline with Akashinga, a fully armed, all-female, anti-poaching team who...

Team Bulawayo with Acting Minister of Tourism, Kirsty Coventry (3rd from left) at the awards ceremony

City of Bulawayo wins big at Sanganai Hlanganani 2019

Bulawayo, the host city for Sanganai/Hlanganani World Tourism Expo today scored a double including overall award at a glittering awards ceremony. Affectionately known as...