FEDHASA Cape hosts tourism roadshow in Northern Cape
Aug17

FEDHASA Cape hosts tourism roadshow in Northern Cape

FEDHASA Cape in partnership with The Tourism Grading Council and Tourism Marketing South Africa will team up to host a Tourism Industry Partnership Roadshow in a bid to address key issues affecting the hospitality and tourism industries. The roadshow will take place 29–31 August in Kimberly, Upington and Springbok respectively. According to FEDHASA Cape chairperson, Jeff Rosenberg, discussions will centre a range of topics, including...

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Campanile Memorial completes renovations
Aug16

Campanile Memorial completes renovations

Renovations and upgrading of the Campanile, one of Port Elizabeth’s most visible skyline and audible heritage landmarks, has been completed and is now open to visitors to the Friendly City. The newly renovated heritage site was unveiled today. The Campanile Memorial has a climb of 204 steps that takes one to the Observation Room, offering a magnificent view of the harbour and surroundings, more than 52m above the city, and it contains...

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British Airways reunites father and daughter
Aug16

British Airways reunites father and daughter

A new British Airways video shows 73-year old Ronnie Leach, who has suffered from a lifelong fear of flying, talking shortly after his first ever flight. In the video Mr Leach explains how, having never stepped on a plane before in his life, he was able to face his fears and fly from Johannesburg to Heathrow on a British Airways A380 super jumbo to visit his daughter who lives in London – with a little help from the airline’s Flying...

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South African Tourism trains 1 700 Indian travel agents
Aug04

South African Tourism trains 1 700 Indian travel agents

South African Tourism has just recently concluded the 7th edition of its annual travel trade training sessions in India. Aimed at equipping travel agents with the best tips to sell the destination, ‘Learn South Africa’ (Learn SA) is a 17-city training programme which covered urban metros and tier II & III markets. It witnessed an impressive attendance of 1700 travel agents. The sessions were structured to ensure that travelers...

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Ethiopian Airlines adds Bahrain as new route
Jul27

Ethiopian Airlines adds Bahrain as new route

Africa’s largest airline group, Ethiopian Airlines, is pleased to announce that it will start services to Bahrain effective August 17, 2017 with the latest B737-800 New Generation with Sky Interior. Bahrain, a nation comprising more than 30 islands in the Persian Gulf has been at the centre of major trade routes since olden days with growing economy over the past decade. Flight Number Frequency Departure Departure Time Arrival Arrival...

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