There are numerous reasons why Avis Rent a Car is the leading car rental company in South Africa, not the least being its extensive fleet, the largest in the country offering the widest range of choice. “We are very sensitive to our customers’ requirements,” said chief executive Wayne Duvenage.
The United Nations World Tourism Organisation has given a decisive stamp of approval on how Victoria Falls is shaping up as the signed-and-sealed destination for its August 2013 global General Assembly. UNWTO executive director Zoltan Somogyi led a delegation of three on an appraisal visit to Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe) and Livingstone (Zambia) in the first week of March 2012.
Simbithi Country Club has successfully hosted a Green Golf Day for Ilembe Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Tourism, and King Shaka International Airport to raise awareness of the impact that people’s activities have on the environment and to encourage innovative ways to demonstrate responsible business practices. The Green Golf Day concept was initiated as part of the two week campaign ahead of the COP17 conference last year, which was hosted in Durban.
With South Africa’s tourism industry showing resilience in tough global economic times in 2011 and recording good growth, INDABA 2012 is again set to be a crucial platform for sales and the forging of strong partnerships with all industry stakeholders to grow the sector. More than 13,000 delegates are expected from across regional Africa and around the world at INDABA 2012 at Durban’s Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre from May 12th-15th for the biggest regional African gathering of tourist industry professionals and role players, under the theme of ‘Shaping Our Future Together’.
Buyers at this year’s INDABA won’t have to walk the exhibition flat to get an excellent sense of the extent and variety of excellent tourism experiences on offer in South Africa. For the first time ever, a series of speed marketing sessions will give product owners, specialising in adventure, responsible tourism and culture and heritage, a unique platform to interact with interested buyers.
During the annual INDABA tourism marketing event in Durban, the Johannesburg Tourism Company (JTC) looks forward to networking with international leisure travel industry and business associates, media, and stakeholders at their exhibition stand, as well as a networking breakfast to be held at the Hilton Hotel on May 14, 2012.
During the annual INDABA tourism marketing event in Durban, the Johannesburg Tourism Company (JTC) will be unveiling its winter campaign.