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SATIB Advisory: Lightning

SATIB Insurance Brokers

29 March 2017

Lightning – Part One - What You Should Already Know Where do you start with the subject of lightning safety and protection? There is so much to cover and indeed continuous debate in some sectors as to the efficiency and methodology of some of the recommended Lightning Protection Systems (LPS). So let’s start with you... When you see lightning or a thunderstorm is near: 1.     Get inside a building or an enclosed vehicle. ... read more

Airlink Increases Frequency between Nelspruit and Vilanculos


28 March 2017

Airlink will during 2017 be increasing the frequency of its flights operating between Nelspruit KMIA and Vilanculos, Mozambique. Currently Airlink offers flights on Thursdays and Sundays. On 26 March 2017 additional flight days on Tuesdays and Fridays will be added.  On 4 July 2017, additional flight days on Mondays and Saturdays will be added. And on 7 August 2017 with the addition of a Wednesday flight day, the service will be daily. ... read more

Rita Pires, African Bush Camps Chief Marketing Officer

African Bush Camps

27 March 2017

African Bush Camps is delighted to announce the appointment of Rita Pires to the position of Chief Marketing Officer. Rita will oversee the marketing department activities within the African Bush Camps group and our sister air and road transfer company, Safari Logistics. Rita’s core focus will be to manage and coordinate the marketing and branding activities of the African Bush Camps team as part of a collaborative process. ... read more

New UK cabin baggage security requirements

British Airways

27 March 2017

British Airways is complying with the UK Government’s new security requirements for cabin baggage on direct flights from the following countries to the UK:- · Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Turkey and Tunisia (non-BA point) All customers on direct flights from these destinations will not be able to carry laptops, tablets and larger mobile phones in their cabin baggage. ... read more

VFAPU Scouts to Receive Gas Stoves Donation

Africa Albida Tourism

27 March 2017

A Harare business, Naklon Trading, has generously donated 17 two-plate gas stoves and cylinders, one for each of Victoria Falls Anti-Poaching Unit’s scouts, as a gesture of appreciation for the important work they do in the day to day battle against poaching. The donation, pledged last September at the annual VFAPU Golf Day, which is hosted by Africa Albida Tourism, and raised $26,300 for the unit, is expected to be delivered to the scouts in Victoria Falls early next month. ... read more

NEW: Khwai Leadwood Under Thatch

African Bush Camps

24 March 2017

African Bush Camps is thrilled to announce that our newest camp, Khwai Leadwood Under Thatch, has found a home on a permanent site on Tsaro Concession, Khwai Community Area. Built on the banks of the Khwai River and nestled amoungst a forest of sycamore and leadwood trees, Khwai Leadwood Under Thatch will consist of 4 standard and 2 family chalets. Guests will enjoy spacious and comfortable thatched accommodation and private en-suite bathrooms with views over the permanent water source and ... read more

Ethiopian Launches 3 New Flights to 3 New Destinations in Just 3 Days

Ethiopian Airlines

24 March 2017

Ethiopian Airlines is delighted to announce that it has finalized preparations to launch flights to three new destinations – Victoria Falls, Oslo and Antananarivo – within three days, 26-28 March 2017. Heralding the launch of three new destinations in three days, Group CEO Mr. Tewolde Gebre Mariam said, “Three new flights to three new destinations in just three days is one of the greatest expansions in Ethiopian’s long and illustrious history. ... read more

The Most Beautiful Day ... With South Africa, workshop-event for Italian trade on Tuesday, March 28th in Milan, Ital


24 March 2017

JoyCo’ representative office in Italy will launch for its client South African Tourism a one day workshop-event engaging Travel Agents in direct training and meetings with specialized operators and captivating them in an emotional viewing of South Africa through the big screen. We know that trade is a strategic partner for destination marketing in the Italian market– says Gioja Tresoldi, JoyCo’ Managing Director – and we have tailored the workshop-event ... read more

Sarova Hotels signs a management contract for Sarova Woodlands Hotel & Spa, Nakuru

Sarova Hotels

23 March 2017

Sarova Hotels, Resorts & Game Lodges has signed a management contract with the directors of Woodlands Hotel to operate a 146-room hotel set to be opened in Nakuru town. The Sarova Woodlands Hotel & Spa, located off the main Nairobi-Nakuru highway, next to state house, is destined to be a tranquil retreat for travellers on business or leisure. This will be the second property by Sarova Hotels in Nakuru County after the Sarova Lion Hill Game Lodge, located in Lake Nakuru National ... read more

The Unveiling of a New Hotel Experience in the Heart of Dar es Salaam

Serena Hotels

23 March 2017

Hotel guests and residents of Dar es Salaam can now look forward to a new culinary journey experience as Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel celebrates the opening of its new look Food and Beverage outlets that feature a contemporary and chic ambience.   Jahazi the Swahili word for a fishing dhow is the inspiration around the Jahazi Restaurant whose style and décor echoes Arabic influence that tastefully blends the traditional with the contemporary. ... read more

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