Airbnb non-compliant with South African Liquor Act – FEDHASA
May23

Airbnb non-compliant with South African Liquor Act – FEDHASA

The Federated Hospitality Association of South Africa (FEDHASA) has called on the government to intervene to ensure online hospitality platform Airbnb becomes industry complaint and regulated to safeguard the tourism sector. Speaking at the Indaba Ministerial Session at the Tourism Indaba in Durban last week, FEDHASA’s Chief Executive Officer, Tshifhiwa Tshivhengwa expressed his concern at the hospitality service’s “non-compliance”...

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Emirates Adds Second Daily A380 to Birmingham
May23

Emirates Adds Second Daily A380 to Birmingham

Emirates Adds Second Daily A380 to Birmingham Second A380 introduced due to the immense popularity of the iconic aircraft New A380 service allows for additional A380 to A380 connectivity via Dubai Birmingham growing in popularity as a tourism destination Dubai, UAE, 23 May 2017 – Emirates announced today that it will be introducing a second daily A380 service between Dubai and Birmingham, beginning 29th October 2017. Flight EK39/40,...

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Desert Rose
May22

Desert Rose

DESERT ROSE I love you honey, to the moon and back… The world is large and your choice of honeymoon destinations is endless but with its magnificent location, accessibility and affordability you would be remiss not to consider Namibia for your honeymoon or wedding ceremony, where red desert dunes, rugged mountains and a beguiling ocean meet to offer an exceptional experience. Head of regional & domestic operations and marketing...

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Emirates to fly all A380 services to Beijing and Shanghai
May22

Emirates to fly all A380 services to Beijing and Shanghai

Emirates to fly all A380 services to Beijing and Shanghai Airline’s second daily services to Beijing and Shanghai to be upgraded to an A380 operation from 1 July, 2017 Dubai, UAE, 22 May 2017 – In response to popular customer demand, Emirates will provide an all-A380 service on its Beijing (PEK) and Shanghai (PVG) services when it upgrades the second daily flights, EK308/EK309 on its PEK route and EK304/305 on its PVG route, replacing...

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The changing face of tourism – Indaba 2017
May18

The changing face of tourism – Indaba 2017

18 May 2017 The environment, visitor expectations, trends and developments – all these are contributing to dramatic long-term changes in the tourism sector. That’s what Cape Town Tourism will reveal in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal at INDABA 2017. Building onto a multifaceted narrative to be shared by participants at the event, one of the largest tourism marketing events in Africa, the organisation highlights three areas that will...

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Tourvest consolidates inhouse brands
May17

Tourvest consolidates inhouse brands

It gives us great pleasure to announce the merge of Welcome Tourism Services, Your Africa, SST and Focus Tours to form Tourvest DMC. This union follows a long legacy of combining forces through consolidating market specific inbound travel brands and forming greater operating capacity in more markets, including Italy; North America; Australia; New Zealand; United Kingdom; Scandinavia and other European German-speaking countries (such...

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