Tourism

Kenya knows about tourism

2 weeks ago - 30 November 2017 | Tourism

Augetto Graig in Nairobi - This week president Hage Geingob and first lady Monica Geingos visited Kenya’s capital Nairobi for a warm reception and to represent Namibia at the historic inauguration of the second term...

HAN celebrates 30 years

2 weeks ago - 30 November 2017 | Tourism

The tourism industry this weekend celebrated the Hospitality Association of Namibia's (HAN) 30th anniversary at its prestigious annual gala dinner during which tourism personalities were awarded for their contribution to the sector. HAN chairman Shepherd...

Tourism stats out in December

2 weeks ago - 27 November 2017 | Tourism

The latest statistics on tourism arrivals in the country are expected to be released next month and indications are that Namibia will see an increase from its 1.51 million foreign visitors recorded.Namibia measured a record...

Inside the billionaire's nest

3 weeks ago - 22 November 2017 | Tourism

The sprawling game ranch spanning thousands of hectares owned by Russian billionaire Rashid Sardarov in the Dordabis area not only offers exotic wildlife viewing but the property is also a rare find in the country....

Namibia spa and wellness tourism tops in Africa

2 months ago - 10 October 2017 | Tourism

Spa and wellness tourism is continuing to grow in Namibia with the country retaining its position in the top 10 destinations on the continent. The country has not only increased its number of spas and...

Vote for Namibia

2 months ago - 29 September 2017 | Tourism

The Land of the Brave has been recognised as one of the leading safari destinations in the world and nominated as one of the countries...

Safety of tourists crucial

2 months ago - 28 September 2017 | Tourism

Namibia's tourism sector risks losing its reputation because of increasingly violent attacks on tourists.As Namibia yesterday celebrated World Tourism Day, the deputy environment minister, Tommy...

Crime takes its toll on tourism

3 months ago - 04 September 2017 | Tourism

With crime on the increase and tourist attacks and robberies on the increase in Namibia, foreign embassies are turning up the country's risk dial.The UK,...

Windhoek has enormous potential

3 months ago - 04 September 2017 | Tourism

Despite social and economic challenges that derive from the past, Windhoek has enormous potential when it comes to growth in the tourism industry.This is according...

Namibia ideal film location

3 months ago - 01 September 2017 | Tourism

Tourism deputy minister Tommy Nambahu says Namibia is a fantastic destination for filmmakers from around the world. He was speaking at the 41st Annual World...

Nambahu on tourism roadshow

3 months ago - 30 August 2017 | Tourism

The deputy minister of environment and tourism, Tommy Nambahu, is currently in Kigali, Rwanda for the 41st Annual World Tourism conference. The conference brings together...

Tourists are welcome

3 months ago - 29 August 2017 | Tourism

Celebrations in anticipation of World Tourism Day kicked off at the Hosea Kutako International Airport on Friday with a Namibian culture and heritage exhibition and...

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Tourist attacks condemned

3 months ago - 21 August 2017 | Tourism

Namibia's reputation as a peaceful nation was tainted by the spate of criminal attacks on tourists in recent months.Minister of environment and tourism Pohamba Shifeta...

Govt urged to nurture tourism

5 months ago - 06 July 2017 | Tourism

As government continues to tighten its belt during the economic crisis, this should not reach the point where its expenditure within the tourism industry is...

Hotel occupancy falls

5 months ago - 21 June 2017 | Tourism

The hospitality sector has been faced with low occupancy rates due to the contraction of economic activities in the country during the first quarter of...

Road safety stressed at tourism...

6 months ago - 01 June 2017 | Tourism

Namibia risks losing a huge part of its tourism market unless road safety is improved.Speaking at the official opening of the Namibian Tourism Expo, the...

Safety first at Ongava

7 months ago - 08 May 2017 | Tourism

At Ongava Tented Camp, which is one of the four finalists in the Responsible Tourism Awards (RTA) for 2017, it is all about the safety...

Zambezi Mubala Lodge opens soon

7 months ago - 25 April 2017 | Tourism

A new Gondwana Collection lodge located in the Zambezi Region will open in November. The lodge will be located 40 kilometres east of Katima Mulilo...

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