Tourism

Zambezi Mubala Lodge opens soon

3 days 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 on the riverbank of the Zambezi overlooking the Chobe.Gondwana Collection's...

Travel and tourism directly created 25 392 jobs in...

2 weeks ago - 13 April 2017 | Tourism

Environment and tourism minister Pohamba Shifeta says the tourism industry last year recorded one of its best results in over a decade with accommodation facilities recording nearly 60% occupancy rates across the country throughout the...

Tourism must drive poverty reduction

2 weeks ago - 12 April 2017 | Tourism

Namibia's tourism industry will be remodelled to be a real driver of economic growth and poverty alleviation.This is according to environment and tourism minister, Pohamba Shifeta who says it is not good enough for Namibia...

Hobas facelift complete

2 weeks ago - 11 April 2017 | Tourism

STAFF REPORTER After months of refurbishments, Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) reopened the Hobas Camp on 7 April.NWR chairman Leonard Iipumbu thanked Zelna Hengari, NWR’s managing director, and the entire NWR...

Tourism feels the pinch

4 weeks ago - 31 March 2017 | Tourism

The tourism industry in Namibia is feeling the impact of the cutbacks made by the government due to the slowing economy. Most tourism operators in Namibia are feeling the impact of the slowing economy and...

The perfect view

4 weeks ago - 29 March 2017 | Tourism

The Etosha Safari Lodge is one of the four finalists in the Responsible Tourism Awards (RTA) for 2017. The Etosha Safari Lodge is one of...

A wild, relaxing time

1 month - 20 March 2017 | Tourism

Jackalberry Camp is the second camp opened by the Micheletti family on the banks of the Kwando-Linyanti River system, the first being Nkasa Lupala Tented...

RTA finalists announced

1 month - 08 March 2017 | Tourism

STAFF REPORTER Namibia Media Holdings announced the finalists of the 2017 Responsible Tourism Awards (RTA) yesterday.The awards, initiated by...

Tourism sector booming

1 month - 27 February 2017 | Tourism

The Namibian tourism industry last year experienced one the best years in over a decade, with tourism establishments recording nearly 60% occupancy across the country,...

The sky is the limit for Selma Jonas

2 months ago - 20 February 2017 | Tourism

The Namibia Express Travel and Tourism Information Centre in Windhoek was opened by the deputy minister of environment and tourism, Tommy Nambahu, last week.This centre...

Renovations at Midgard Estate

2 months ago - 15 February 2017 | Tourism

STAFF REPORTER The Midgard Country Estate is due for renovations but is expected to remain open. The renovations will form...

Gondwana launches self-drive safaris

2 months ago - 07 February 2017 | Tourism

Experience Africa like nowhere else. Discover what makes Namibia so special, how it should be, easy, up close and unforgettable, with Namibia2Go, Gondwana Collection's new...

Tourism

Okaukuejo rakes in revenue

4 months ago - 23 December 2016 | Tourism

In what can be described as a major milestone in the life of the biggest and oldest resort within the Etosha National Park, Namibia Wildlife...

Exploring Namibia in a day

4 months ago - 22 December 2016 | Tourism

In the period running up to Christmas the new digital campaign by the Namibia Tourism Board (NTB) “Namibia in a Day” is well underway, allowing...

Swakop wins it again

5 months ago - 07 November 2016 | Tourism

Swakopmund has done it again. After 11 days of voting Swakopmund once again won the Namibia Media Holdings (NMH) Town of the Year competition for the western division....

Rising crime hampers investment in...

6 months ago - 27 October 2016 | Tourism

ELLANIE SMIT Investment in the tourism industry is being hampered by crime and bureaucratic red tape in the issuance...

Tourism resilient despite challenges

6 months ago - 29 September 2016 | Tourism

Although tourism is one of the most resilient industries in the country at the moment, it does not mean that the sector does not face...

Tatoosh docks at Walvis

7 months ago - 13 September 2016 | Tourism

Tatoosh, the super-yacht owned by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, one of the top 50 richest people in the world, arrived in Walvis Bay yesterday.The boat...

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