South African Airways Brings Africa Showcase to the U.S. and Canada

South African Airways (SAA) has announced the tour dates for the Africa Showcase in 2015. From September 29 to October 7, the annual educational travel trade show will visit Los Angeles, CA, Dallas, TX, Boston, MA and for the first...Read more

Africa Travel Association Announces New International Board of Directors

The Africa Travel Association (ATA) announced the election of its new International Board of Directors and International Advisory Council. The International Advisory Council was elected during ATA’s 39th Annual World Congress in Kampala, Uganda and subsequently elected the new International...Read more

Malawi Waves’ Partners Team up to Offer Unique FAM

Malawi Waves is an association of safari operators in Malawi who are passionate about the destination and keen to promote the country to the rest of the world. An undiscovered African Gem, this country has a lot to offer from...Read more

Nat-Geo Photojournalist Retraces Nelson Mandela’s Journey for New Campaign

National Geographic photojournalist Pablo Corral Vega recently visited South Africa to embark on an iconic journey tracing the heroic life of a global hero, Nelson Mandela. National Geographic Channel and South Africa Tourism collaborated to create a commissioned 90” vignette,...Read more

The Africa Travel Association Returns to Kenya for 40th Annual World Congress

The Africa Travel Association (ATA), the leader in promoting tourism to Africa, will hold its 40th Annual World Congress in Nairobi, Kenya from November 9-14, 2015. The international tourism meeting will be hosted by the Kenya Ministry of East African...Read more

Great Safaris Offering New 2015 Agent FAM Trips

Travel agents can now see South Africa and Kenya through their clients’ eyes on Great Safaris’ two new 2015 FAM trips: South Africa Agent Adventure and Kenya Agent Adventure. Agents have the opportunity to visit one or both enchanting countries...Read more

Travelers Can Earn Valuable Miles with Rewards on Air Namibia

Air Namibia’s frequent flyer program called Reward$ enables travelers to earn valuable miles generously from all future travels with Air Namibia. From domestic to intercontinental flights, travelers can earn award miles on virtually every flight operated by Air Namibia. The...Read more

Update from Madagascar

The Madagascar destination – represented by the Madagascar National Tourism Board, Air Madagascar, Aloes Travel Tours, Authentic Madagascar, Island Continent Tours, Discover Madagascar and the Regional Tourism Board of Tulear – attended ITB in Berlin last month to present the...Read more

Fabulous Fes, Morocco

You haven’t seen an old city until you’ve visited the medina of Fes. Tiny alleys merge into markets that lead into gardens and courtyards. To walk its cobbled, winding streets is to step back into another time. Fes is one...Read more

Marrakech, Morocco: What to Do and Where to Stay

Marrakech: the word alone conjures up images of hidden alleyways, colorful carpets and the smell of exotic spices wafting through the air. But Morocco is changing and while it still embraces its ancient roots, there’s a new, modern Marrakech emerging...Read more