Category Archives: Africa Travel

Tourism in Africa, Africa Travel

Booking A Hotel ‒ What Do Nigerian Travellers Look Out For?

Ever wondered what Nigerian travelers look for when booking hotels online? Africa’s No 1 hotel booking portal Jovago.com just released an infographic which shows an interesting trend about hotel booking and the hospitality industry in Nigeria. According to the infographic and a bit surprising, Air Conditioning is top on the list. Second is the availability […]

SUPER LUXURY LOUNGE FOR DURBAN’S KING SHAKA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Durban’s King Shaka International Airport has become home to one of South Africa’s most exclusive executive airport lounges – the R5-million Umphafa VIP lounge – designed to service the increasing number of discerning leisure and business travellers using the airport as a hub into Southern Africa. Lounge operator Menzies Aviation, which is also responsible for […]

Ghana’s Eco-Tourism and places of interest

By Joel Savage KAKUM NATIONAL PARK. Ghana, formerly Gold Coast, over the past decades, has been a major tourist attraction center in Africa. Many tourists including Europeans and Americans yearly go to Ghana and visit places of interest, including the Cape Coast and Elmina castles, where slaves were kept and shipped, James Fort, Christiansburg Castle, […]

50 hotels throughout Africa, and counting

Carlson Rezidor, one of the ten largest hotel groups in the world, has announced their 50th hotel deal in Africa: the Park Inn by Radisson hotel in Kigali, Rwanda. The Rezidor Hotel Group is one of the most dynamic hotel companies in the world and a member of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group. The group […]

Carlson Rezidor announces the Radisson Blu Hotel, Port Harcourt, Nigeria

The Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group – born in early 2012 – is one of the world’s largest and most dynamic hotel groups. The portfolio of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group includes more than 1,300 hotels, a global footprint spanning 80 countries, a powerful set of global brands (Radisson Blu, Radisson®, Country Inns & Suites by […]

Development of the tourist sector of Togo

Soon the classification of the hotel establishments Togo abounds in a large number of hotel establishments which welcome visitors so national as international. Of Lomé until Cinkassé hotels and other places of rest abound, what can be considered as a good thing for the tourist development of the country. The existence of these hotel establishments […]

Equatorial Guinea Tourism Portal Launched in NYC

  New York, NY, October 13, 2012 –(PR.com)– GC Media is the communications partner for Goree Challenge IV. “The facebook page is designed to bring the Spirit of Malabo to the world”, said Victor Mooney of US based South African Arts International (SAAI). The site will provide an opportunity for the public to see the […]

How is electricity in South Africa affecting the tourism industry?

  by Corlia Goosen Company: Discover Africa Telephone:  021 422 3498 The growth of the business sector and industry along with the population leaves electricity supply short in some parts of the country. An increasingly high demand creates high volumes of output providing South African’s with a grid that struggles to cope and unable to […]

Manama Hotels Top List of Global Revenue Earners

Ernst & Young Reports Bahrain Hotels Top List of Largest Increase in Revenue per Available Room MANAMA, Bahrain, July 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Bahrain’s hotel industry tops list of global revenue earners in the Middle East/North Africa region according to the latest report issued by Ernst & Young. Hotels in Manama reported a 52.1 percent increase […]

Four Seasons Sets Up Camp in Tanzania’s Serengeti National Park; Lodge is First of Three Launching Brand’s Sub-Saharan Expansion

Existing property to be renamed Four Seasons Safari Lodge Serengeti, Tanzania; additional new properties planned in Ngorongoro Conservation Area and on the island of Zanzibar TORONTO, July 10, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts has signed a long term management agreement with the owners of Bilila Lodge, a resort in the Serengeti National […]

GAMBIA: TOURISM SECTOR SHINES DESPITE BOTTLENECKS IN GLOBAL ECONOMY, SAHEL REGION

  by Amat JENG http://www.mediarevolution-amat.blogspot.com The Minister of Tourism and Culture of The Gambia has appreciated the trend of the tourism sector saying it is undergoing “tremendous transformation”, despite the turbulence in the global economy, exacerbated by political turmoil in some parts of the Middle East, North Africa and in the Sahel. Minister Fatou Mas […]

Live Camera: Agadir, Morocco

Finding the cheapest Hotel in Agadir, Morocco with the maximum facility. To visit a renowned place like Agadir you are must to book a hotel. And finding the most suitable hotel for you is not very easy especially in Agadir Morocco. But it could be a little hard to find the right one for you […]