Nomad Africa Appoints New Managing Editor

2414 Publishing (Pty) Limited, publishers of Nomad Africa magazine, has announced the appointment of veteran journalist, writer, and PR professional Martin Chemhere as the new Managing Editor. He replaces Miriro Matema who was fired early last year for gross misconduct. John Akinribido, the Executive Publisher of the pan African-focused travel […]

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Africa Month: More Black Owned Ad Agencies Needed to Tell the African Story

With various voices emerging in support of Africa Month, I felt obliged to add with a critical issue that is slowing down the growth of our continent from “…regaining its rightful place in the world”. Quite appropriate in a month dedicated to African values, identity, well-being, among other issues consequently important to Africans whether consciously […]

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Five Traveller Behaviour Trends that are Dominating Travel Experiences in 2021

Without a doubt, COVID-19 continues to create seismic shifts in the hospitality sector. Hotels, resorts, venues and restaurants have overhauled their operations to ensure guest safety, but as domestic travel slowly returns, what are the specific challenges that are shaping the new normal? Shaun Lamont, Managing Director of First Group Hotels and Resorts, says there […]

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Party Package Holidays may Suffer in Post-Pandemic Travel as Young Generations Turn to Adventure Holidays

‘Party package’ holidays were already declining pre-pandemic in terms of both demand and supply. Fears of infection and the process of organizing group travel will further delay recovery. It is likely that demand will never fully return as both individuals and destinations are drifting away from this party concept, says GlobalData, a leading data and […]

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Exclusive: Five Booking Trends for Hotels and Guesthouses

The travel and tourism industry is in the early stages of its recovery but, as with practically everything else at the moment, the situation remains uncertain and dynamic. Keeping a finger on the pulse of emerging booking trends can aid hospitality providers in maximising their marketing campaigns and their guest-focused investments, as well as in […]

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