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What is Ecotourism?

Eco-tourists at Vallee de Mai in Seychelles

The term ecotourism dates back to the 80s when people became aware that planet Earth is in danger and that they need to take better care of it. Once humanity had realised the harmful effects our behaviour has on the ...

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Win a Dream Holiday in Seychelles

MAZ Millions Seychelles Tourism Lottery

MAHÉ, Seychelles, 20 December 2019 – The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) has collaborated with the local lottery organiser, MAZ Millions, to provide international tourists with a chance to win one of several luxury dream holidays to the exotic islands. Launched ...

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Hooked on Butcher Block Sibaya

Butcher Block Sibaya Fish Tank Level

Ever since its founding by entrepreneur, Manuel Savic in 2003, The Butcher Block Group of steakhouse franchises have become renown for being “A Cut Above the Rest” among carnivorous diners in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. So when I heard that a new ...

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Inner Secrets of The Oyster Box

The Oyster Box Hotel, Umhlanga

Acknowledged as the Grande Dame of hotels in Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal, The Oyster Box has earned its reputation as the best 5-star hotel in South Africa, not only by virtue of its numerous award-winning accolades but also by its world-class hospitality, ...

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ONOMO Hotels Acquires BON Hotels

BON Hotels CEO, Guy Stehlik with ONOMO Hotels CEO, Cedric Guilleminot.

CASABLANCA, Morocco, 12 December 2019 – The hospitality industry on the African continent is set for a major shake-up following the announcement today that ONOMO Hotels has acquired a 60, 1% controlling stake in BON Hotels. BON Hotels CEO, Guy ...

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Most Common Vacation Accidents

Man in wheelchair on beach

You shouldn’t suffer any serious injuries while on vacation, however, it’s an unfortunate fact that every year thousands of tourists do return home battered, bruised, on crutches or, in extreme cases, on a gurney. Of course, you will have travel ...

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Namibia Guided Photo Safaris

Lion staring at a camera

Namibia is synonymous with great open spaces, from endless desert landscapes to star-spangled night skies, and great herds of wandering wildlife. Whether you’re a professional or an amateur photographer, a photo safari experience in Namibia is unparalleled to anywhere else ...

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Great White Shark Behaviour

White shark gaping off Gansbaai, South Africa

Great White Sharks engage in a number of behavioural and social activities, ranging from courtship to complex social behaviour. White sharks are generally very curious; they display intelligence and they even socialize if the situation demands it. Below are a ...

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7 Insurance Policies for Tour Operators

Tour operator vehicle with tourists

All tour operators require insurance protection, but there are some types of cover that you may not have considered. These could be essential to mitigating the risks associated with your tour company. Here are the top seven types of insurance ...

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Festival of the Mighty Penis

The Shinto Kanamara Matsuri (Festival of the Steel Phallus) is held each spring at the Kanayama Shrine in Kawasaki, Japan. The exact dates vary; the main festivities fall on the first Sunday in April each year. On this day, thousands ...

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Tintswalo Atlantic Introduces WWW Lunch

CAPE TOWN, 02 December 2019 – Tintswalo Atlantic has introduced a brand-new lunch experience which is available to non-resident guests on Wednesdays. The Tintswalo Atlantic Where else in the World Wednesday Lunch (WWW Lunch) may be booked in advance and ...

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Nationalities Come Together to Make History

South Africa participates in the historic one-off Emirates A380 flight marking the 48th UAE National DayOver 540 passengers onboard bring to life the UAE’s multicultural strength and diversityA GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title for Most nationalities on an aircraft. DUBAI, UAE, 02 December, 2019: Celebrating ...

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MSC Launches 2019-2021 Durban Cruise Season

A Zulu warrior greeting the MSC Orchestra cruise liner in Durban

Durban, 18 November 2019 – MSC Cruises hosted the travel trade, dignitaries, and the media for an overnight stay onboard the MSC ORCHESTRA cruise liner on Saturday, 16 November. TourismTattler.com‘s publishing editor, Des Langkilde attended the event. The event followed ...

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