Friday, 22 September 2017

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  • 7 things every first-time Africa traveller should know

    7 things every first-time Africa traveller should know

    Africa remains one of the last leading edge of travel. Africa can be very cold indeed It might straddle the equator but not everywhere in Africa is scorching. Mt Kilimanjaro (Tanza ...

  • Visiting Angola – Things you should know

    Visiting Angola – Things you should know

    Likelihoods are, you probably won’t be visiting Angola anytime soon … but it’s always good to be equipped. Here’s a starting point. Climate Angola’s climate varies according to lat ...

  • 8 tips for first-time tourists in Africa

    8 tips for first-time tourists in Africa

    Africa is a beautiful continent, full of fast developing nations and incredibly rich in culture and diversity. It has an energy unlike any other place on earth and the spirit of th ...

  • Finest African tourist destinations

    Finest African tourist destinations

    Makamba Online shares with you some of the biggest appeals to the ‘dark continent.’ These are the finest African tourist destinations. The Pyramids of Giza (Egypt) These pyramids w ...

East Africa agree on free movement of tourists

East Africa agree on free movement of tourists

East African ministers of tourism have agreed to revitalise free movement of tourists through the promotion of a single tourism visa for Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda. This will ease t ...

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Tourist arrivals increase by 5 percent in Africa

Tourist arrivals increase by 5 percent in Africa

Africa recorded a 5 percent increase in international tourist arrivals in the first half of this year aided by a 12 percent growth in sub-Saharan Africa. North Africa continues to ...

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South Africa’s Comair seals Etihad codeshare

South Africa’s Comair seals Etihad codeshare

Comair rose to a 14-month high after the South African airline’s budget unit signed a codeshare agreement with Etihad Airways for routes between Johannesburg and coastal cities in ...

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5 things you need to know before visiting Angola

5 things you need to know before visiting Angola

Chances are, you probably won’t be visiting Angola anytime soon … but it’s always good to be prepared. Here’s a starting point. Climate Angola’s climate varies according to latitu ...

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Air Travel: East Africa Rising

Air Travel: East Africa Rising

Analysis of International air travel to East Africa this year (January to August) by ForwardKeys, a company that predicts future travel patterns by crunching and analysing 14m boo ...

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Google launches new smartphone app for travellers

Google launches new smartphone app for travellers

Google unveiled a new smartphone app that helps users plan and organise their trips, extending the tech giant’s step-by-step entrance into the online travel market. The app, calle ...

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Fastjet to use smaller planes

Fastjet to use smaller planes

Africa-focused discount airline Fastjet will switch to a fleet of Embraer SA regional jets from larger Airbus Group SE planes. This comes as new Chief Executive Officer Nico Bezui ...

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WIN! Get your invitation to the Africa Hotel Investment Forum

WIN! Get your invitation to the Africa Hotel Investment Forum

News content provider, APO, will award one African journalist/ blogger with one round trip ticket and accommodation to attend the 2016 edition of Africa Hotel Investment Forum – t ...

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Ranking South Africa’s top ten museums this heritage month

Ranking South Africa’s top ten museums this heritage month

Some years ago the title of best museum in South Africa went to the Apartheid Museum in Johannesburg, a place which documents the rise and fall of the apartheid system in South Af ...

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7 reasons to visit Rwanda

7 reasons to visit Rwanda

This beautiful country is nestled between hills and valleys with most of the land used for agriculture. The East African country is also full of natural heritage sites which are d ...

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