Tag: Namibia

World Travel Awards 2019: Complete list of winners for Africa & the Indian Ocean

World Travel Awards 2019: Complete list of winners for Africa & the Indian Ocean

mm Alain St.Ange- June 4, 2019 02:16 0

The World Travel Awards took place in Mauritius. Businesses from all over Africa were competing to be the best of the best. This is the ... Read More

Court ruling: LGBTQ people are not born that way

Court ruling: LGBTQ people are not born that way

editor editor- May 30, 2019 05:30 0

U.S. Travel advisories against Kenya should be increased. This is the demand by leaders of the LGBT Community to the U.S. Department of State in ... Read More

Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa expands horizon for African Tourism Board

Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa expands horizon for African Tourism Board

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2019 04:37 0

The Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa (PMAESA) with members in 9 African Countries joined the African Tourism Board today. PMAESA is a ... Read More

More confusion over the fate of Botswana‘s elephants

More confusion over the fate of Botswana‘s elephants

editor editor- May 20, 2019 21:14 0

by Dr. Louise de Waal President Mokgweetsi Masisi of Botswana categorically denies that his government would ever cull elephants, contradicting the Parliamentary Report proposing culling. ... Read More

Hilton Garden Inn expands footprint in Africa

Hilton Garden Inn expands footprint in Africa

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019 16:55 0

Hilton Garden Inn is celebrating strong growth in Africa with four open properties and an additional 14 in the pipeline just three years after opening ... Read More

African Tourism Board plans impressive launch in Cape Town at WTM

African Tourism Board plans impressive launch in Cape Town at WTM

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 14, 2019 06:13 0

The African Tourism Board (ATB) is planning for an impressive launch event during World Travel Market (WTM) in Cape Town, South Africa. On April 11, ... Read More

Lufthansa Group expands long-haul portfolio in Frankfurt and Munich with Eurowings

Lufthansa Group expands long-haul portfolio in Frankfurt and Munich with Eurowings

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019 15:38 0

Lufthansa Group will be significantly expanding its tourist-oriented long-haul portfolio at its hubs in Frankfurt and Munich. After the successes of Edelweiss in Zürich and ... Read More

12th Edition of Seychelles Eco-Friendly Marathon receives outstanding participation this year

12th Edition of Seychelles Eco-Friendly Marathon receives outstanding participation this year

editor editor- March 1, 2019 22:15 0

The famous Beau Vallon beach in Seychelles once again witnessed yet another year of excellent turn out at the 12th Edition of the Seychelles Eco-Friendly ... Read More

Best hotels in the world named

Best hotels in the world named

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019 16:30 0

The 14th annual It List, a selection of the best new and renovated hotels in the world, was released today. Each year travel experts check ... Read More

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

editor editor- January 8, 2019 02:40 0

Players in the travel and tourism ecosystem in Africa travel look forward to 2019 with full optimism. Read More

Is UNWTO suffering of an induced coma?

Is UNWTO suffering of an induced coma?

editor editor- December 20, 2018 05:05 0

UNWTO is experiencing a new type of leader and leadership. Read More

Johannesburg remains Africa’s most popular destination city

Johannesburg remains Africa’s most popular destination city

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018 16:20 0

Johannesburg has emerged as the most popular destination city in Africa for the fifth consecutive year, according to the annual Mastercard Global Destination Cities Index. ... Read More

The most popular destination cities in Africa  emerged

The most popular destination cities in Africa emerged

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 4, 2018 00:50 0

Johannesburg has emerged as the most popular destination city in Africa for the fifth consecutive year, according to the annual Mastercard Global Destination Cities Index. ... Read More

Put Foot Rally ready to take off in South Africa

Put Foot Rally ready to take off in South Africa

editor editor- June 4, 2013 01:18 0

(eTN) - "The greatest social rally on the face of the Earth" kicks off from the shadow of the great mountain in Cape Town! Read More

Drones to help protect wildlife in Namibia

Drones to help protect wildlife in Namibia

editor editor- March 28, 2013 03:19 0

The World Wildlife Fund will start testing a new drone surveillance program in Namibia next month that aims to coordinate data from the air and ... Read More

Hunting in Namibia’s national parks

Hunting in Namibia’s national parks

editor editor- December 11, 2012 03:23 0

(eTN) - There was a report in the media that the Namibia Minister of Environment wants to award hunting concessions in national parks. Read More

Regardless of annual cull seal tourism booming in Namibia

Regardless of annual cull seal tourism booming in Namibia

editor editor- September 1, 2012 03:00 0

Tourists by the busload visit the Cape Cross Seal Reserve daily to see Cape Fur seals, regardless of the fact that a few hours before ... Read More

Namibia Tourism Board releases Namibia iPad app

Namibia Tourism Board releases Namibia iPad app

editor editor- May 18, 2012 04:56 0

LONDON, England - When is the best time to travel? What type of clothes should I pack? Where is the capital of Windhoek located and ... Read More

Namibia hopes to tap into Arabian tourism market

Namibia hopes to tap into Arabian tourism market

editor editor- May 4, 2012 08:40 0

DUBAI, UAE - Namibia has entered the race to win the Middle East tourism market though it faces stiff competition from neighbouring countries within Southern ... Read More

Namibia wants Mideast tourists

Namibia wants Mideast tourists

editor editor- February 22, 2012 08:57 0

Namibia is taking the first steps in diversifying its tourism source markets and product offerings in an attempt to remain competitive and attractive to potential ... Read More

Cheetah attacks Norwegian tourist in Namibia

Cheetah attacks Norwegian tourist in Namibia

editor editor- February 7, 2012 08:33 0

Harnas — A 22-year-old Norwegian woman was attacked and injured by a hungry cheetah on the Harnas game farm, situated some 112 kilometres east of ... Read More

Namibia’s tourism sector becomes very competitive

Namibia’s tourism sector becomes very competitive

editor editor- October 6, 2011 05:23 0

WINDHOEK, Namibia — The tourism sector has become very competitive, as the competitive advantage is no longer natural but increasingly man-made, driven by science, technology ... Read More

Namibia mayor says tourists should be exposed to the poor

Namibia mayor says tourists should be exposed to the poor

editor editor- June 17, 2011 07:22 0

The mayor of Windhoek in Namibia, Elaine Trepper, at the opening of the 2011 Namibia Tourism Expo on Wednesday, said that visitors to the country ... Read More

Namibia wins Best Tourism Board award at Safari Travel Awards

Namibia wins Best Tourism Board award at Safari Travel Awards

editor editor- May 25, 2011 04:20 0

The Namibia Tourism Board is delighted to announce that it has recently been awarded Best Tourism Board in Africa at the Good Safari Guide Awards ... Read More

Traveling the Four Corners of Africa

Traveling the Four Corners of Africa

editor editor- April 26, 2011 02:37 0

(eTN) - The Four Corners is a name which is often given to this part of the world because it is the only place where ... Read More

Namibian tourism sector has great potential for employment creation

Namibian tourism sector has great potential for employment creation

editor editor- October 7, 2010 03:48 0

Federation of Namibia Tourism Associations (Fenata) Chief Executive Officer, Jackie Asheeke, has said while the tourism sector has great potential for employment creation, more people ... Read More

Namibian tourism seeks local support

Namibian tourism seeks local support

editor editor- August 19, 2010 03:46 0

A number of players in the tourism sector have joined the Namibia Tourism Board (NTB) to promote domestic tourism. The NTB's campaign is called 'Local ... Read More

Namibia welcomes the world

Namibia welcomes the world

editor editor- July 7, 2010 02:24 0

(eTN) - Namibia hosted its 11th Annual Namibia Tourism Expo last month and the country’s tourism authorities are happy to report that visitors and exhibitors ... Read More

Time for Namibia to stop barbaric culling of seals, see animals’ tourism potential

Time for Namibia to stop barbaric culling of seals, see animals’ tourism potential

editor editor- June 18, 2010 02:21 0

The annual culling of thousands of Cape fur seal pups will start next month and animal rights groups are calling on Namibia to stop the ... Read More

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