TBCSA looks to the future of the tourism industry 

175 days since the country’s lockdown began, the decision by government to move the country to Alert Level 1 as of 20 September 2020...

Emirates resumes operations to Lusaka

Emirates touched down in Zambia on 4 September for the first time since March, as the airline resumed operations to Lusaka. Emirates will operate two...

TBCSA calls for opening up of borders

One industry in particular has the power and potential to reignite South Africa’s ailing economy, but to do so it’s going to need more...

Visit Stellenbosch launches initiative to drive swift recovery

Tackling the revival and swift recovery of the tourism sector in times of COVID-19 and beyond with characteristic ingenuity, Stellenbosch is embarking on a...

African states navigate paths to ‘open skies’… & doors

Although many governments continue to advise against ‘nonessential’ international travel, a host of African destinations have begun the easing of COVID-19 border restrictions in a bid to...

Emirates resumes Lusaka flights from 4 September

Emirates will resume passenger services to Lusaka with two weekly flights to/from Dubai effective 4 September. Flights to Lusaka will be operated with a Boeing...

Airlink updates routes and frequency

Following the easing of COVID-19 travel restrictions to Level2, Airlink will re-introduce five routes and increase frequency on two of the routes it’s currently...

The Capital launches new properties in Gauteng

The Capital Hotels and Apartments is bucking the COVID-19 doom and gloom by opening one completely new hotel and a completely refurbished hotel back...

Radisson SA passes SGS inspection & validation

The Radisson Hotels in South Africa have successful lycompleted of the SGS Disinfection Monitored and Cleaning Checked mark by SGS, a leading inspection, verification,...

Virgin provides COVID-19 insurance cover

Virgin Atlantic has introduced free COVID-19 insurance cover on all new and existing bookings. The policy, which applies automatically to all flights booked with Virgin...

Radisson announces six new hotels in Africa

Radisson Hotel Group is adding six new hotels to its African portfolio, bringing the total to almost 100 hotels across 32 African markets. The new...

Will domestic travel save South Africa’s tourism industry?

The world over, countries that have borne the brunt of the coronavirus pandemic are slowly creeping towards a sense of normalcy. The United Kingdom,...