True love for Port Elizabeth means taking the rough with the smooth: the beaches and bonhomie with the postindustrial bleakness.
Finalist: Investing in the Future and Drivers of Change Civil Society Award — Open Africa
Positioning the actual destination of a company as a drawcard may be the new way to attract the attention of recruits.
Kenyan growth prospects have outweighed its worst terror attack in 15 years, with the shilling the strongest it has been in three months.
After successfully hosting a major United Nations event, Zimbabwe Tourism Minister Walter Mzembi can be forgiven for talking big.
Zimbabwe received the backing of all the African countries at the United Nations tourism body meeting this week.
The “interview” is conducted while we dangle from a rope off the Victoria Falls bridge, over 100m above the raging Zambezi.
An international tourism event is all he needs to redeem himself — and rub Morgan Tsvangirai’s nose in it.
A Kenyan judge has sentenced a man to death for the murder of British tourist David Tebbutt and abduction of the victim's wife.
After years of harsh recession, 17-million tourists — an all-time record — are set to visit the mainland and its sun-kissed islands.
A mini-golf version of religious pilgrimage won't appease the city's Arab critics or enhance its reputation as a cultural hub.
Two ministers have clashed over a recent decision to ban white operators in Zimbabwe's Save Valley Conservancy from attaining hunting licences.
A report into the South African hospitality sector predicts recovery and growth, with the first gain in hotel occupancy being recorded since 2007.
Hobbits, elves and dragons appear to be coaxing tourists to New Zealand as fans await their first glimpse of the second movie in "The Hobbit" trilogy.
A whistle-stop tour of the country reveals its rich diversity — and a nation scrambling to reforge its identity.
There has been a growing demand for caravan parks, campsites and backpackers' lodges.
The nine provincial finalists for the 2013 Emerging Tourism Entrepreneur of the Year Awards competition have been announced.
Since the 2011 uprising, Egypt’s coastal resorts have begun courting the conservative Muslim tourist.
In 2012 South Africa's tourist growth rate was more than double the global average (about 4%, as estimated by the UN World Tourism Organisation).