The New Blue Bay Sahara Palace Opens in Marrakesh

Within its dynamic expansion plan, BlueBay Group has just opened in Marrakesh the new hotel Blue Diamond Sahara Palace, entering the Moroccan market. The new luxury hotel is located in the prime area of the Palmeraie, under the Atlas Mountains....Read more

Cycling Across Tanzania with Pedalers Pub & Grille

The whimsically named Pedalers Pub & Grille announced its new Serengeti to the Sea bike tour, opening doors to Tanzania’s wonders, its people, landscapes, culture and way of life. Tanzania has long been known as a must do safari destination...Read more

Minor Hotel Group Partners with Qatari Diar to Expand Footprint into North Africa

Minor Hotel Group announced a partnership with Qatari Diar Real Estate Investment Company to develop two new Anantara resorts in North Africa, to open in 2017. “We are excited to announce these two new Anantara resorts in North Africa in...Read more

South African Airways Named ‘Top Producing Airline’ by South African Tourism

South African Airways (SAA) received the “Top Producing Airline” award at the annual South African Tourism Ubuntu Awards in New York City on April 13. The Ubuntu Awards honors key travel providers in North America that excel at promoting travel...Read more

Great Safaris Offering South Africa Cape & Kruger 2-for-1 Special

Share this limited time special with your clients – this is an offer they won’t want to miss. WHO: Great Safaris WHAT: Cape & Kruger Safari, South Africa LENGTH: 10 Days OFFER: Book one traveler at the Classic or Luxe...Read more

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