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Uganda acquires 2 new jets, seeks to revive national airline

Uganda Airlines is set to begin operations in June. It will fly to regional destinations at first.

04/23/2019 11:50 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


In trip to Petra, Jordan, Travel Leaders is kindling a passion for travel

"Your passion for the destination will help you get more sales for your agency," said Travel Leaders Network's Roger Block.

04/23/2019 06:25 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Cinematic inspiration for traveling to Jordan

Perhaps no place has been so indelibly captured for movie-goers in the West as the deserts of southern Jordan in the 1962 masterpiece "Lawrence of Arabia."

04/19/2019 11:35 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


United to launch Cape Town-Newark service

If the thrice-weekly route is approved by the Department of Transportation, it would the lone nonstop service between Cape Town and U.S.

04/15/2019 03:05 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Petra, a desert dream

Glimpsing the Treasury building at the end of mile-long hike down a narrow slot canyon -- bright in the sun against the shadow of the cliff walls -- has something of the quality of a mirage.

04/15/2019 09:35 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Return to Jordan

Jordan's game plan, from the World Economic Forum to a women's cooperative.

04/14/2019 11:20 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Qatar Airways denies allegations made during Senate hearing

Responding to comments made at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on Wednesday, Qatar Airways says its 49% ownership stake in Air Italy doesn't violate an aviation agreement between the U.S. and Qatar governments.  

04/11/2019 06:25 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Saudi Arabia opens up as Red Sea Project gets off the ground

In what many see as one of the world's most significant shifts in tourism policy, the traditionally closed kingdom is opening its borders to non-Muslim leisure travelers as construction begins on an ambitious project to turn some of the last pristine islands and landscapes along the Red Sea into a next-generation, ecofriendly luxury haven.

04/08/2019 03:40 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Red Sea Development Co.'s John Pagano on Saudi Arabia tourism

The CEO discusses the kingdom's move to diversify its economy with a strong play in luxury tourism with the Red Sea Project.

04/05/2019 11:35 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Royal Air Maroc launches Miami service

The route, from Casablanca to Miami, is the first African service to Miami since 2000.

04/04/2019 06:15 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Natural Selection set to open Safari House in Namibia

The traditional Namibian farmhouse sleeps six in three bedrooms and is located in the heart of the Etosha Heights Private Reserve.

03/29/2019 08:15 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


S. Africa Winter Wilderness Walking Safari to debut in May

The package at the Kwandwe Private Game Reserve includes a guided walk with a team of trackers followed by an evening in a private fly camp.

03/29/2019 07:50 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Newmark adds luxury private game reserve in S. Africa

The Mount Camdeboo Private Game Reserve is located in South Africa's Great Karoo region.

03/28/2019 09:45 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Dazzle Africa goes behind the scenes on safari

Participants in the 10-day program will participate in educational and conservation activities in Zambia's South Luangwa National Park.

03/28/2019 06:15 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


June opening planned for revamped Selinda Camp in Botswana

The camp will offer three expansive thatched-roofed guest suites, each featuring a different color palette and theme, and a tented villa.

03/28/2019 08:25 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


In Tel Aviv, newest hotels cater to all budgets

Israel reported a record 4.4 million visitor arrivals for last year, an increase of 13.6%. Poised to accommodate these visitors are several properties, ranging from budget to boutique, that recently opened or are opening this year.

03/15/2019 06:45 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Safaris and beyond at Fairmont's Kenya properties

Many tour operators make a Kenyan adventure as seamless as possible. And there is a reason that many of them work with Fairmont's three properties in the country.

02/28/2019 12:15 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Unspoiled Sierra Leone reaches out to ecotourists

The epitome of off-the-beaten-track, authentic destinations, the West African country has just recently begun to make tourism a priority.

02/22/2019 07:50 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Johannesburg's Saxon Hotel reopens Mandela Suite

Local artist Dean Simon incorporated pieces of art and furniture with an authentically African look and feel that take the traveler on a journey through the South African statesman's life.

02/22/2019 07:25 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Lodge to open on Namibia's Kwando River

ReturnAfrica will be opening the lodge in 2020 within the Bwabwata National Park on the country's Caprivi Strip.

02/22/2019 07:15 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]