Tag: Victoria Falls

Uganda tour operators warn of mass protests over proposed Murchison Falls dam
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Uganda tour operators warn of mass protests over proposed Murchison Falls dam

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- June 12, 2019

In an advertisement in “The New Vision” daily by the Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERA) on June 7, a notice of ... Read More

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

mm Alain St.Ange- June 4, 2019

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

Is Zimbabwe planning to kidnap former Tourism Minister Mzembi in South Africa?
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Is Zimbabwe planning to kidnap former Tourism Minister Mzembi in South Africa?

George Taylor George Taylor- May 17, 2019

Travel and Tourism in Zimbabwe are on a path of urgently needed recovery, and the country is considered by most ... Read More

New culinary experiences launched in Victoria Falls
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New culinary experiences launched in Victoria Falls

editor editor- April 24, 2019

Earlier this year Pure Africa Destination Management announced its latest restaurant management partnership with Afro-Chic destination venue Zambezi House Restaurant, ... Read More

ILTM Asia Pacific creating business playgrounds for international luxury travel brands
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ILTM Asia Pacific creating business playgrounds for international luxury travel brands

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 11, 2019

In its second year, ILTM Asia Pacific is gearing up to be the international and Asia Pacific business event for ... Read More

Travel to Zimbabwe: U.S. White House issues statement on national emergency
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Travel to Zimbabwe: U.S. White House issues statement on national emergency

editor editor- March 6, 2019

It appears after Zimbabwe dictator Robert Mugabe was removed by a coup, there are some who actually wish the old ... Read More

Uganda makes top 3: Must Photograph for 2019
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Uganda makes top 3: Must Photograph for 2019

mm Alain St.Ange- January 22, 2019

A global survey of Facebook posts, commissioned by Huawei on the occasion of launching their latest smart phone, brought about ... Read More

Victoria Falls Zimbabwe had record tourism over Christmas, but what is next?
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Victoria Falls Zimbabwe had record tourism over Christmas, but what is next?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 30, 2018

Resort hotels inVictoria Falls, Kariba, Nyanga and Vumba in Zimbabwe recorded occupancies above 90 percent from December 22 to December ... Read More

Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?
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Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 2, 2018

Foreign tourist should leave Zimbabwe. After a violent crackdown Tuesday night, a scary calm is returning to portions of Zimbabwe ... Read More

Zambia re-affirms dedication to “peace”
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Zambia re-affirms dedication to “peace”

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- August 26, 2013

LIVINGSTONE, Zambia (eTN) - Some hundreds or so dignitaries and spectators alike gathered at 11am on Saturday, August 24, 2013, ... Read More

UNWTO opening speech by President Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe
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UNWTO opening speech by President Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe

editor editor- August 26, 2013

VICTORIA FALLS, Zimbabwe (eTN) - The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) General Assembly was declared open Sunday night by ... Read More

New Victoria Falls City to beef up tourism
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New Victoria Falls City to beef up tourism

editor editor- April 23, 2013

ZAMBIA (eTN) - During a ceremony at Victoria Falls Airport, Walter Mzembi, Minister of Tourism, stated that land had been ... Read More

Zambia alive with UNWTO preparations
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Zambia alive with UNWTO preparations

editor editor- August 28, 2012

ZAMBIA (eTN) - Victoria Falls town and Livingstone have been alive with celebrations this week, because the one-year countdown to ... Read More

UNWTO preparations in Zambia
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UNWTO preparations in Zambia

editor editor- July 24, 2012

(eTN) – Zambia’s Minister of Tourism changed for fourth time since September of last year, having dire consequences on preparations ... Read More

Africa Travel Association’s hallmark international event
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Africa Travel Association’s hallmark international event

editor editor- June 9, 2012

The Africa Travel Association, the world’s leading travel industry trade association promoting tourism to Africa, held its 37th Annual Congress ... Read More

Countdown to 37th ATA Annual Congress in Victoria Falls
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Countdown to 37th ATA Annual Congress in Victoria Falls

editor editor- April 21, 2012

TANZANIA (eTN) - Taking advantage of the growing tourism and travel demands in Southern and Eastern African states, Tanzania’s fast-growing ... Read More

Convention Center for Victoria Falls
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Convention Center for Victoria Falls

editor editor- February 6, 2012

(eTN) - In order to prepare for the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) in 2013, the Zimbabwe government plans to ... Read More

Zambia and Zimbabwe hosting 2013 UNWTO event
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Zambia and Zimbabwe hosting 2013 UNWTO event

editor editor- January 25, 2012

According to reports, Zambia stand at the Tourism Fair in Madrid has been very busy, with Zambia’s commitment to host ... Read More

Minister bungee-jumps from Victoria Falls to prove it is safe
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Minister bungee-jumps from Victoria Falls to prove it is safe

editor editor- January 13, 2012

Zambia's tourism minister bungee-jumped from Victoria Falls to reassure tourists the activity is safe after an Aussie backpacker's rope snapped ... Read More

Preparing for UNWTO 2013 the Zambian way
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Preparing for UNWTO 2013 the Zambian way

editor editor- November 29, 2011

ZAMBIA (eTN) - In 2013, Livingstone and Victoria Falls town will co-host the UNWTO annual general meeting. Read More

Visitors at Victoria Falls Airport say they will never come back to Zimbabwe
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Visitors at Victoria Falls Airport say they will never come back to Zimbabwe

editor editor- October 26, 2011

Recently, a visitor who came into Zimbabwe via the Victoria Falls Airport, sent me this complaint about the experience: Read More

Thrills of the Victoria Falls Bridge tour
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Thrills of the Victoria Falls Bridge tour

editor editor- July 20, 2011

(eTN) - The Victoria Falls Bridge was alive with youngsters who had come to bungee jump, to slide across the ... Read More

Ambassador of eTN publishes book: Beyond the Victoria Falls
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Ambassador of eTN publishes book: Beyond the Victoria Falls

editor editor- July 9, 2011

(eTN) - My friend Gill Staden, and fellow eTN ambassador, well known for the regular content featured in "The Livingstone ... Read More

Toll fees taking their toll on tourists
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Toll fees taking their toll on tourists

editor editor- May 31, 2011

(eTN) - As we all know, our borders are horrid things to pass through. Read More

Zambia and Zimbabwe battle for tourists
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Zambia and Zimbabwe battle for tourists

editor editor- January 4, 2011

Victoria Falls is the breathtaking separator between the two countries of Zambia and Zimbabwe in Southern Africa. Read More

Rainforest Cafe at Victoria Falls receives UNESCO stamp of approval
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Rainforest Cafe at Victoria Falls receives UNESCO stamp of approval

editor editor- December 31, 2010

(eTN) - The United Nations Education and Scientific Organization (UNESCO) has endorsed the Rainforest Cafe that was constructed at the ... Read More

Zimbabwe tourist tsunami
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Zimbabwe tourist tsunami

editor editor- March 9, 2010

When we started Maplanga Africa in 1995, it was during the “pioneer” days of outbound tourism into Africa, email was ... Read More

Victoria Falls World Heritage status under threat
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Victoria Falls World Heritage status under threat

editor editor- March 1, 2010

The governments of Zambia and Zimbabwe are in a mad scramble to complete a document to be given to UNESCO ... Read More

Zimbabwe’s tourism revival lies in Victoria Falls paradise
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Zimbabwe’s tourism revival lies in Victoria Falls paradise

editor editor- June 16, 2009

The poster on the wall had an evocative black and white photograph of a man driving a locomotive. "Zimbabwe", it ... Read More

US, Japan & Germany lift Zimbabwe travel warnings
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US, Japan & Germany lift Zimbabwe travel warnings

editor editor- April 23, 2009

Slowly but surely, Zimbabwe is returning to the international fold and promoting tourism, especially to Victoria Falls. Read More

ASTA takes on Delta Air Lines, plans on heading to Africa
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ASTA takes on Delta Air Lines, plans on heading to Africa

editor editor- February 19, 2009

(Questions for William A. Maloney, chief executive officer of the American Society of Travel Agents) Read More

Zimbabwe’s widespread troubles push visitors – and their money – to neighboring Zambia.
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Zimbabwe’s widespread troubles push visitors – and their money – to neighboring Zambia.

editor editor- January 30, 2009

VICTORIA FALLS, Zimbabwe -- This hamlet is swathed in lush emerald jungle, a serene place that is 500 miles from ... Read More

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