• Uganda untamed

    By Swathi Sridharan Big city life I step off the plane in Entebbe and feel my lips stretch into a wide smile. Years of flying have taught me to always choose an aisle seat. While I may miss the view as we land, I have instead enjoyed the freedom...
  • Addo Elephant National Park

    Roads in the park are excellent, some are tarred (asphalt) and others are well maintained gravel roads. Normal sedan cars will do just fine and 4×4 vehicles will only be needed if visitors decided to follow the route signposted as a 4×4 trail. Speed limit in the park is...
  • Durban ICC

    Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions

    South Africa provides the corporate visitor with venues and facilities of the highest international standard – for corporate incentive trips, international events and exhibitions. The country is a tantalizing blend of modern vibrant cities and infrastructure, unspoiled wilderness and safaris, countless sandy beaches and with a warm and friendly...
  • Mandela-House-8115

    Destination Nelson Mandela – Walking in Madiba’s footsteps

    It’s difficult to write about a man that every writer worth any salt has written about. This is the man who would have been 100 years old this year. His name is Nelson Mandela. I first had a close encounter with the man in 1997 when Baker Avenue in...
  • Victoria Falls

    Zimbabwe is back with record tourist numbers

    Zimbabwe’s top resort town, Victoria Falls, has received a record number of tourists, and healthy forward bookings, according to Africa Albida Tourism. AAT Chief Executive, Ross Kennedy, said monthly measurements across ten hotels in Victoria Falls revealed a 13% increase in occupancy, with more than 5 000 additional rooms...
  • FastJet.com

    Fastjet is the Best Value Airline in Africa

    Fastjet was named the Best Value Airline in Africa at the 2018 Air Transport Awards held on 5 March 2018. The annual awards, created by leading industry publication International Transport News, recognizes excellence amongst all role players in the global aviation industry. The award is fastjet’s third accolade in...
  • SAATM Pledges multiple benefits to Botswana

    Botswana’s signing of the African Union’s long awaited Single African Air Transport Market, a de-regulated single air market will enhance interconnectivity, reduce costs, facilitate economic integration and trade and boost tourism revenues, says New Africa’s Tim Collins. Based on the 2018/2019 budget, the fact that the national airline Air...
  • Staybridge Apartments & Suites Maun Botswana

    Staybridge Apartments & Suites …the smart alternative to hotels

    Nestled on the fringes of the Thamalakane River, just a stone’s throw away from Riley’s Bridge, Staybridge Apartments & Suites offers a luxurious alternative to the run-ofthe-mill accommodation historically on offer in Maun, ideal for leisure and business travelers, tour groups and conferences. Owned by the Okavango Sun Collection,...
  • Wow Windhoek!

    Wow Windhoek!

    I’ve traveled to almost every country in southern Africa but there was one I was still longing to visit. So when I got the chance to finally visit Windhoek, the capital city of Namibia a few weeks ago, I was super excited. This seemingly quiet desert country that neighbours...