Discover Namibia with Open Africa’s Omulunga Route
For South African travellers seeking to experience the rather non-traditional “off-the-beaten-track” tourist offerings of Namibia, Open Africa has put together various routes for visitors to southern Africa to explore and experience. A non-profit organisation aimed at uplifting and sustaining local communities through tourism activities, Open Africa provides information to would be tourists about Namibia and have put together three specific routes which cover various areas within the country. Read more.
Summer is Dubai!
This summer, Dubai is offering visitors a remarkable summer experience featuring a packed calendar of entertainment, festivals and cultural celebrations to entertain all the family. Lasting from 15th June to 6th September, ‘Summer is Dubai 2014’ is a season bursting with activity from indoor family entertainment to fireworks lighting the famous skyline, shopping offers and surprises to an array of gastronomic experiences across the diverse menu of restaurants the Emirate has to offer. Read more.
Domestic interline agreement goes live online
Emirates have added a further eight locations across Zambia to its online ticketing system, enabling jet-setters from across the country to travel to more than 140 destinations worldwide with just one ticket. Read more.
Harnessing the opportunities available in Mozambique
Mozambique Tourism is moving into an exciting phase of growth and investment in Mozambique and are excited to announce that Tourism is playing an important role. Yes, the gas and coal industries are leading the way but tourism is set to benefit from this growth as new airports, hotels and conference venues are opened to facilitate the increased demand. Read more.
3 new Palaces in France
The Mandarin Oriental Paris, The Shangri-La Paris and the K2 hotel in Courchevel, join the exclusive circle of hotel properties in France to be awarded the palace distinction. Read more.
Reunion for the Adventurer
The number one reason to make Reunion Island your next holiday is the spectacular adventure that awaits; with everything from trekking the lunar landscapes surrounding the volcano, to exploring lava caves, forests of ferns and the water sports that call from the lagoon. Read more.
Airlines to enforce stricter hand baggage regulations at Airports Company South Africa airports
South African airlines will soon implement hand baggage guidelines with stricter control in accordance with the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) regulations.
A need was identified by domestic carriers to implement uniform controls on hand baggage on all flights departing from Airports Company South Africa airports.Read more.
Eid Shopping Festival
JOHANNESBURG, 21 May 2015 – The annual festival of fashion, fusion and lifestyle that is South Africa’s popular Eid Shopping Festival will receive the magic touch of Abu Dhabi, as this world-class destination gets ready to showcase its incredible diversity to wow thousands of visitors expected to attend the show. Read More
ABU DHABI TOURISM & CULTURE AUTHORITY OPENS
SOUTH AFRICA OFFICE
Johannesburg – The Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) has announced the appointment of specialist South African travel representation agency Development Promotions to represent the destination in South Africa. Read More
ANTOR’s objectives include a fraternal forum for its members to meet and exchange ideas, to forge close relationships with all other sectors of the travel industry, to be recognized as one of the foremost advocates of responsible tourism and to comment on a wide range of issues affecting worldwide travel and tourism.
Each destination office work individually and independently, to inform the South African public and trade of the tourist attractions of the country. Please visit our members’ page to view more on each destination.