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News from our Members

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19 May 2022

New luxury lodge in Madikwe Private Game Reserve

Stars of Africa

Located in Madikwe Private Game Reserve, Rockfig Lodge Madikwe opened just prior to Covid. I am pleased to be assisting them with their sales & marketing going forward.

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18 May 2022

African Bush Camps Heightening Guest Experiences with Helicopter Flights

African Bush Camps

As part of African Bush Camps’ commitment to delivering memorable safari moments in Botswana, scenic helicopter experiences are available to guests at Khwai Leadwood and Linyanti Bush Camp and Ebony during both the Shoulder and High Season.

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18 May 2022

Imvelo Safari Lodges are bringing rhino back to Hwange

Imvelo Safari Lodges

Imvelo Safari Lodges is driving one of the most exciting conservation projects in Africa today, and this in the face of a pandemic which has seriously affected our business.

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17 May 2022

Discover the opening of tourism in Equatorial Guinea

Luxury Hotels Management Company - Grand Hotel Djibloho

From middle of May until October 2022, affiliated Tour Operators, Travel Agents, International Tourism journalists and experts who are interested are warmly invited to join these special trips to discover the opening of tourism in Equatorial Guinea.

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17 May 2022

New Wild dog Pack for Mabula Private Game Reserve

Extraordinary

Mabula Private Game Reserve is proud to announce the exciting new wild dog introduction on the reserve. The recent arrival of two male wild dogs in 2021 resulted in great excitement from the Mabula team.

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16 May 2022

Wilderness Safaris Namibia Facilitates New Clinic in Remote Marienfluss Conservancy

Wilderness Safaris

As part of Wilderness Safaris Namibia’s ongoing mission to support Serra Cafema’s neighbours in the remote Marienfluss Conservancy in north-west Namibia, the company – in co-operation with various donors and other stakeholders – recently presented a fully-fitted mobile clinic worth USD1.5 million to the Namibian Ministry of Health and Social Services.

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15 May 2022

FINN Partners Expands into Hotel and DMC Market as Talking Stick Global Joins the FINN Family

Talking Stick Global was established 16 years ago by Marc Reading and specialised initially in representing clients in the African continent. The company’s portfolio subsequently grew to include representing clients in Europe, Arabia, India and Australia.

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13 May 2022

Green Travel Marketing to represent Ololo Safari Lodge & Farm at Experience Africa

Green Travel Marketing

Green Travel Marketing is delighted to announce we will be representing Ololo Safari Lodge & Farm at Experience Africa this June, a boutique safari lodge on the edge of Nairobi National Park and the ideal location to start or end of your safari.

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12 May 2022

Calvin Boia - Wearing A Brand New Hat in Hospitality - Proactive Hospitality Solutions

Proactive Hospitality Solutions

We are pleased to announce that Calvin Boia has joined our Proactive Hospitality Team and will be taking the lead on our Sales Representation Company, The Travel Hat as Director of Sales and Operations.

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12 May 2022

Wilderness Safaris Namibia Further Reduces Carbon Footprint

Wilderness Safaris

As Africa’s leading conservation and hospitality company, Wilderness Safaris has a long-standing and profound commitment to implementing sustainable energy solutions in its camps across the continent – with the immediate aim of reducing dependence on fossil fuels and the ultimate goal of carbon neutrality.

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11 May 2022

Another factory new Cessna Grand Caravan EX aircraft, delivered to Scenic AIr Safaris

Scenic Air Safaris

NAIROBI, Kenya / 10th May 2022 - Scenic Air Safaris are celebrating the arrival of a brand new Cessna Grand Caravan EX 208B aircraft with the latest Garmin 1000 NXI Avionics package.

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11 May 2022

Escape to Western Namibia with Sanctuary Retreats

Sanctuary Retreats

We're thrilled to announce that two of the most remote camps in Namibia have joined the Sanctuary family.  Stay at both the luxurious Okahirongo Elephant Lodge and boutique eco-friendly Okahirongo River Camp for an unforgettable Namibian safari experience.

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10 May 2022

Shokomokwa Borehole Brings Life and Water to Community

Wilderness Safaris

Wilderness Safaris Botswana, in partnership with Karin Fröhlich, Wilderness’ Germany-based sales representative, and community leaders, recently joined forces to revive and donate a derelict borehole in Shokomokwa settlement in Ngamiland.

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10 May 2022

Saruni & Sera Conservancy extend their partnership for decades to come!

Saruni

We are thrilled to announce that we have successfully extended our Lease Agreement for 15 years with our local community partners in Sera, re-enforcing our continued commitment to invest in the land and conservation efforts in the area through tourism.

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09 May 2022

Airlink commences Durban - Harare flights

Airlink

Airlink, Southern Africa’s premier airline today launched its direct scheduled air service between Durban and Harare. The first flight departed Durban’s King Shaka International Airport at 10.30 and arrived at Harare’s Robert Mugabe International Airbus at 12.40.

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06 May 2022

Joint Media Statement by the Government of the Kingdom of Eswatini and Airlink on the Discontinuation of Operations of Eswatini Airlink

Airlink

Eswatini Airlink was established in 1999 to provide air services for the Kingdom after Royal Swazi National Airways stopped operating. This was facilitated through an agreement between the Government of the Kingdom of Eswatini and Airlink South Africa.

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06 May 2022

The British High Commissioner to Kenya at Porini Mara Camp

Gamewatchers Safaris

The British High Commissioner to Kenya, Jane Marriott enjoyed her holiday with us at Porini Mara Camp, Ol Kinyei Conservancy, this past weekend.

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05 May 2022

New wildlife documentary set in the Luangwa Valley premiers on Netflix

Robin Pope Safaris

We're thrilled to have yet another wildlife documentary hitting the small screens, that was filmed in none other than the South Luangwa National Park!

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05 May 2022

Equatorial Guinea Plans To Implement The Electronic Visa To Promote National Tourism

Luxury Hotels Management Company - Grand Hotel Djibloho

Equatorial Guinea’s Vice President Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue wants to make tourism a profitable sector in the Equatorial Guinean economy.

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05 May 2022

Wilderness Safaris Botswana Enhances Family Offering

Wilderness Safaris

To coincide with the arrival of the annual inundation of water from Angola into Botswana’s extraordinary Okavango Delta World Heritage Site, Wilderness Safaris has curated the ultimate nine-night family adventure to the Delta and Linyanti Wildlife Reserve.

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