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Ethiopian Airlines upgrades Cape Town

Travellers from Cape Town now have more choice and legroom as Ethiopian Airlines announce two extra flights per week from the city. “Our new additional nonstop flights with the state-of-the-art-technology 787 Dreamliner will give our passengers unparalleled comfort. Ethiopian Airlines is the second in the world next to Japan’s Airlines and the first in Africa […]

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SAT team in Frankfurt L-R Verena Pingel, Stefan Eberle, Beatrix Stenitzer, Stephan Gotta, USCT Nikki Tilley, Isabell Kendzia

Ugu South Coast Tourism visits Germany

Ugu South Coast Tourism met with the highly dynamic South African Tourism (SAT) team in Frankfurt, Germany today, ahead of their visit to Dusseldorf’s Boot Show later this week. Very kindly arranged by Stefan Eberle, Trade Relations Specialist, Nikki Tilley from Ugu South Coast Tourism (USCT) was met by the German team during their information […]

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Rwanda hosts inaugural AviaDev Africa forum

AviaDev Africa, a unique platform bringing together airlines, airports, hotel and hospitality investors for the first time, is being launched this year in Rwanda. The inaugural forum on aviation route planning and development will run in parallel with the prestigious Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF), providing government and industry with a valuable opportunity to take […]

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fastjet tasks AVIAREPS with reservations, sales and marketing

fastjet, the low-cost pan-African airline, has appointed AVIAREPS as its General Sales Agent (GSA) in South Africa with effect from 1 February 2016. AVIAREPS will manage all reservations, sales and marketing functions for the South African travel trade and corporate markets. fastjet services daily direct routes from Johannesburg to Dar es Salaam, Zanzibar and Harare. […]

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Strandloper Ocean Boutique Hotel joins ITB Berlin Buddy Bears

Celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2016, ITB Berlin – the world’s leading travel trade show – has selected the 5-star Strandloper Ocean Boutique Hotel in Paternoster as the South African representative to take part in a global marketing campaign. The initiative sees 50 Berliners travelling with the ‘ITB Berlin Buddy Bears’ to 50 unique destinations […]

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fastjet commences Harare/Johannesburg daily flights

fastjet’s inaugural flight between Harare in Zimbabwe and Johannesburg in South Africa took off today, Monday 1 February 2016, marking the low-cost airline’s newest international route in Africa. Flight FN8102 departed Harare International Airport at 06h15 and landed in Johannesburg’s O.R. Tambo International Airport at 07h55. The return FN8108 flight from Johannesburg took off at […]

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Meetings Africa Press Launch 2016

Meetings Africa unveils 2016 speakers

Meetings Africa, the premier business events trade show hosted annually by South African Tourism, has, this year, attracted the best minds in the global business events industry for its eleventh edition due to take place at the Sandton Convention Centre from the 22nd to the 24th February.  With a bevy of global business events experts […]

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Cape Town Tourism fake a smile for 2015

2015 was a year comprising complex challenges for the global tourism industry. The United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) has reported that results across individual destinations were mixed due to increased safety and security concerns, unusually strong exchange rate fluctuations and the drop in oil prices and other commodities. They say that overall, demand for […]

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