Tanzania announces Dodoma Wine Festival

Plans for Tanzania’s Dodoma Wine Festival are under way. The festival will be held in November and will showcase the Dodoma region’s grape industry and other attractions. Speaking at a

Ngorongoro – Tanzania’s leading tourist destination

Ngorongoro Conservation Area (NCA) has become Tanzania’s single leading tourist destination, accounting for over half of the 1.3 million visitors to the country. According to The Citizen, this year the region is

Diamond Works Institute launches new Cape experience

The Diamond Works Institute recently introduced The South African Select, a new experience for travellers, incorporating the Cape winelands while witnessing the art and craftsmanship of jewellery manufacturing from skilled

Ultra-luxury lodge to open in Sabi Sands

Launch of Cheetah Plains, an exclusive lodge in the Sabi Sands Game Reserve, bordering the Kruger National Park, on Thursday (July 19). The launch event took place at the Circa

Balloon safaris take flight in Tanzania

Ruaha Balloon Safaris officially launched in Tanzania in June. It is operated by Serengeti Balloon Safaris, with flights taking off near Msembe on the Ruaha River. Credits: Ruaha Balloon Safaris/Paul

South Africa to host 2018 BRICS Film Festival

South Africa is set to host the 2018 BRICS Film Festival – one of the events aligned to the tenth annual 2018 BRICS Summit, an international relations conference attended by

Tourists invited to ‘explore the land Mandela loved’

The Nelson Mandela Foundation, together with Thebe Tourism Group, held a sod-turning ceremony to celebrate the construction of the Mandela Atlantic Presidential Centre on July 18. The Centre is to

Zambia offers a year-round fishing experience

Over and above its strength as a wildlife destination, Zambia is known for its fishing. Zambia Tourism says most rivers and lakes carry good stocks of fish, making for a