African online travel agency receives World Travel Award
Southafricaholidays.com, a one stop online travel shop for Africa, celebrated its success at the World Travel Awards in Nairobi, Kenya on 16th October 2013, when Southafricaholidays.com was named as “Africa’s Leading Online Travel Agency”.
Hailed as “The Oscars of the Travel Industry” by the Wall Street Journal, the World Travel Awards is recognized worldwide as the ultimate travel accolade. World Travel Awards, celebrating its 20th anniversary this year, recognizes brands that push the boundaries of industry excellence. Southafricaholidays.com beat a strong field of competition to win this category. The World Travel Awards are voted for by travel and tourism professionals worldwide and this accolade recognizes the commitment to excellence which organization’s receiving awards have demonstrated during the past twelve months.
In addition to the comprehensive online booking engine, Southafricaholidays.com annually produces and manages hundreds of unique pre-packaged experiences including a great range of leisure and safari holidays and safaris holidays to Africa.
“It’s an honour to be named as a winner in the World Travel Awards and we are very proud of being recognized as “Africa’s Leading Online Travel Agency” from our esteemed customers who are true advocates of our product. Getting selected by a global cross-section of voters for the World Travel Awards is a true reflection of our on-going commitment to the needs of our customers and travel agents. Southafricaholidays.com will continue to consolidate its position as “the one stop online travel shop to Africa”. We’re proud that customers and industry alike have recognized our commitment to service excellence”, said Bisy Philip, Chief Operating Officer of Southafricaholidays.com.
Last month, Southafricaholidays.com and South African Tourism (SA Tourism) signed a Joint Marketing Agreement aimed at the Travel Trade and consumers to further boost tourist arrival numbers from key markets in the Middle East to South Africa.
Southafricaholidays.com is the one-stop online travel shop to Africa. Southafricaholidays.com offers flights, hotel accommodation, car hire and travel insurance online whereby visitors can book and purchase online in a secured environment with instant confirmation. Southafricaholidays reach in the African continent is unmatched. As one of the world’s leading online travel companies, Southafricaholidays.com make it easy to plan the next trip of our Customers to Africa. Visitors can browse through our site to discover destination ideas to Africa and book and pay in a secured environment. In addition to the comprehensive online booking engine, Southafricaholidays.com annually produces and manages hundreds of unique pre-packaged experiences to Africa from across the World. These packages are available through selected travel agents or directly contacting Southafricaholidays.com’s holiday’s department. Southafricaholidays.com also represents some of the leading brands from Africa in niche markets.
For the Travel and Tour Operator Community, Southafricaholidays.com supplies the content to create truly exceptional travel experiences for their customers. Southafricaholidays.com’s team of professional contractors focus on contracting products that cater to all budgets and tastes, hotel and apartment rooms, transfers, sightseeing tours, excursions and packages and ensure that our partners get the best rates. We negotiate personally and directly with hotels and ground operators to ensure the best possible value, and then use the latest technology to deliver these bargains to the travel trade. The B2B portal of Southafricaholidays.com enables the Travel and Tour Operator to compare, book and confirm flights, hotels, cars and insurance and the holidays team at Southafricaholidays.com provides exceptional itineraries to the Travel Trade for their customers.