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Conference brings bloggers and brands together on eve of #INDABA2015

  • May 08, 2015
  • Trade

More than 100 members of the travel trade gathered to hear from prominent travel bloggers and social media experts on ways to promote a destination digitally at a pre-INDABA conference in downtown Durban.

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New South African Tourism Board members announced

  • May 02, 2015
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

The Minister of Tourism, Derek Hanekom, has welcomed new appointees to the Board of South African Tourism.

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Become a blogging and social media guru at #ITBC15

  • April 30, 2015
  • Trade

The biggest travel trade show in Africa is nearly upon us and the biggest players in the African tourism industry are gearing up to showcase their best travel and tourism products and services.

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Mobile app puts a guide to Madiba’s South Africa in your pocket

  • April 01, 2015
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

The #MadibaJourney app is available for free download now on Android and Apple devices.

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Speed marketing puts ‘undiscovered West Coast’ on the map

  • March 27, 2015
  • Trade

Tour operators who attended the year’s second speed-marketing session earlier this week all agreed on one thing: the West Coast has more to offer than meets the eye.

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Johannesburg to host Africa's first-ever Global Entrepreneurship Congress in 2017

  • March 17, 2015
  • Trade

The Global Entrepreneurship Network announced today that South Africa has earned the right to host the Global Entrepreneurship Congress (GEC) in 2017. The bid was awarded to Johannesburg as part of the opening ceremony at GEC 2015 in Milan, Italy.

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INDABA Travel Bloggers’ Conference 2015 – blogging 101 at its best

  • March 13, 2015
  • Trade

It’s less than two months to go till INDABA, the biggest travel trade show on the African continent, and the excitement is building at a fast pace.

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Call to help select South Africa's best tourism product

  • March 10, 2015
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

The organisers of the Lilizela Tourism Awards are calling on tourism professionals to submit their names for consideration to be part of this year’s awards judging panel.

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South African Tourism welcomes new CMO Margie Whitehouse

  • March 09, 2015
  • Media and StakeholderTrade

South African Tourism’s new chief marketing officer, Margie Whitehouse, is warm, passionate and a nurturer of people who is excited about the ‘sense of purpose’ her position offers.

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World’s leading travel trade show on in March

  • February 27, 2015
  • Trade

It’s time for ITB Berlin, where thousands of exhibitors show off what their countries have to offer tourists.

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