Africa

Drifters reopens Mozambique route

Drifters has again included Mozambique in its 24 Day Southern Circle tour. The tour has been following a diverted route from Zambia through Zimbabwe and back to South Africa due to unrest in the Chimo…

Gulf carrier to service Kilimanjaro

Flydubai will launch flights to Kilimanjaro, Tanzania, from October 29.The new service will see the airline’s network in Africa expand to 12 destinations, which include Zanzibar and Dar es Salaa…

Mombasa hotel undergoes refurbishment

Nyali International Beach Hotel and Spa in Mombasa, Kenya, will next month undergo refurbishment to the tune of Ksh100 million (roughly $1 million).The hotel last underwent renovation five years ago.B…

African airline traffic surging

Airline traffic in Africa increased at its sharpest pace in more than five years, according to Iata’s global passenger traffic data report for April 2017.African airlines’ traffic surged a…

Mantis property consumed in fire

The Plettenberg Park Hotel and Spa did not survive the Garden Route fires last week, Mantis Collections has confirmed.The hotel was situated in a private nature reserve, on Robberg Road, Plettenberg, …