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South African Tourism to host South Africa Imbizo 2014 in Italy

  • September 30, 2014 | Category: Trade

South African Tourism’s Italy office will host the South Africa Imbizo 2014 at the Castel Monastero in the Tuscany region, famous for Chianti wine, from 8 to 10 November.


The 5th annual Concierge conference round-up

  • September 30, 2014 | Category: Trade

The recent 5th annual Concierge conference, which took place in Johannesburg on 17 September 2014, brought together approximately 100 Concierges from leading accommodation establishments across South Africa.


Let’s do business: Mpumalanga speed-marketing sessions get the trade talking

  • September 29, 2014 | Category: Trade

South African Tourism partners with the Southern African Tourism Services Association to introduce tourism products to tour operators.


IMEX America marked by growth in 2014

  • September 25, 2014 | Category: Trade

IMEX America, America’s worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events, is on from 14 to 16 October at the Sands Expo®, Las Vegas.


South African Tourism supports 5th annual Concierge Conference

  • September 22, 2014 | Category: Trade

As part of its ongoing ‘Welcome’ initiative, South African Tourism lent its support to the 5th annual Concierge Conference, which took place on 17 September 2014 in Johannesburg.


​Product and trade: join the conversation online

  • September 19, 2014 | Category: Trade

We invite all those involved in selling South Africa to join in the conversations and share their experiences, insights and lessons learned on our dedicated trade platforms on social media.


Meet South Africa Week to follow opening of South African Tourism office in Brazil

  • September 18, 2014 | Category: Trade

South African Tourism will officially open a destination marketing office in São Paulo, Brazil, on 23 September 2014.


Video: Highlights from E-Tourism Africa Summit 2014 in Johannesburg

  • September 11, 2014 | Category: Trade

The Johannesburg leg of the E-Tourism Africa Summit (#eTAS14)  took place on 8 and 9 September.


Wrapping up #eTAS14

  • September 09, 2014 | Category: Trade

On the final day of the E-Tourism Africa Summit (#eTAS14) on Tuesday, the importance of keeping up with the times and using the internet as a strategic tool for marketing and managing business was, once again, emphasised.


#eTAS14: Give travellers something to brag about

  • September 08, 2014 | Category: Trade

​If there’s one message that stood out on the first day of the Johannesburg leg of the E-Tourism Africa Summit, this is it: consumers are your most important marketers because they love to brag.