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Bridging the gaps between East and West on women's trip

While the point of Intrepid's women-only trips to Muslim countries is to learn about cultural differences, our exchanges also underscored the many commonalities.

05/31/2019 11:35 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


South African Air, Alaska Air form partnership

The interline agreement connects Alaska's North American network with over 75 destinations in Africa.

05/31/2019 07:15 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


In Kruger National Park, plans for a hotel on a train -- on a bridge

The Kruger Shalati Train on a Bridge is being created aboard a restored, upgraded train that will be parked permanently on the historical Selati railway bridge at Skukuza Camp.

05/30/2019 09:45 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Exclusive tented camp set to open in Zambezi Nat'l Park

Isibindi Africa Lodges is opening the Tsowa Safari Island camp on a small island on Zimbabwe's Zambezi River in August and will only welcome 12 guests at a time.

05/30/2019 07:55 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


A Big Five experience at Rwanda's Akagera National Park

The country has long been known for its gorilla-trekking opportunities. But with the recent reintroduction of lions and rhinos, the park offers another reason to visit.

05/30/2019 03:15 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Hilton's first Canopy in Africa planned for 2021

The 150-room Canopy by Hilton Cape Town Longkloof will be located near the city's historical epicenter, the Company's Garden.

05/30/2019 03:05 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Tanzania enacts a ban on plastic bags

Zip-lock bags used by visitors as part of airport security procedures will still be permitted.

05/30/2019 02:50 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Marriott: 200 hotels in Africa by 2023

The company signed three new deals for properties in North and West Africa, including the group's first in Liberia as well as new hotels in Ghana and Morocco.

05/30/2019 02:40 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Getting into the heart of Amman with Intrepid Travel

The Art Hotel was front and center in old Amman, in the heart of the street-fair atmosphere.

05/28/2019 10:20 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Ancient meets modern at new Tel Aviv hotels

Like so much of Israel, two of its most buzzed-about new hotels have not years or decades but centuries of stories to tell.

05/23/2019 01:45 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


New breed of safari experiences for animal lovers

The travel industry has tried to steer travelers away from experiences that can harm animals while satisfying the growing demand for more active wildlife activities.

05/16/2019 11:20 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Natural beauty, ancient ruins beckon in Jordan

From Aqaba, cruisers can opt for excursions to Petra or Wadi Rum, or they can simply stay in port.

05/16/2019 10:10 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


More Nile cruise options as Egypt heats up

Dive boat operator Aggressor Adventures is the latest brand to join the growing list of companies expanding on the Nile.

05/08/2019 08:05 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Sri Lanka's tourism industry another casualty of terror attacks

With new warnings about ongoing terrorist threats in Sri Lanka, the country is bracing for a drawn-out collapse of what had been a promising and steadily growing international tourism industry.

05/06/2019 02:10 PM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Jack's Camp in Botswana to get an extensive refit

When the camp reopens in 2020, tent lodgings will be double their current size, the pool area will be redesigned and a dedicated spa tent will be added.

04/26/2019 10:40 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Special offer for Africa World Tourism Conference in Johannesburg

Readers of Travel Weekly can receive a discounted registration for the event, which takes place from July 22 to 26 and is hosted by the Africa Tourism Association.

04/26/2019 08:30 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Renovated Sossusvlei Desert Lodge to reopen in October

Ten glass-fronted suites and a new gym and spa area are just some of the features planned for the AndBeyond property in Namibia.

04/26/2019 07:40 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Kenya Air, Delta to begin codesharing in U.S., Canada

Continuing service from New York will be available to Chicago, Orlando, Miami, Houston, Phoenix, Toronto, Montreal and several other cities.

04/26/2019 07:25 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


South African Air expands Washington-Accra service

Nonstops are now available five times a week between the U.S. and Ghana capital cities.

04/26/2019 07:10 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]


Botanical Conservation Experience debuts in S. Africa reserve

Guests of the Gondwana Game Reserve will have the chance to learn about the conservation of the endangered fynbos family of plants that are exclusive to the region.

04/26/2019 06:55 AM      [Click Here to Read More...]