SA tourism industry in ICU – special KLCBT action meeting

In order to address the downward spiral of tourism to the country and Mpumalanga, a call to action meeting and intervention of tourism stakeholders by the Kruger Lowveld Chamber of Commerce (KLCBT) will be held tomorrow. After the meeting, a high level engagement has already been arranged with the Minister of Tourism who will visit the region. Although international arrivals are up by 12%, it is from neighbouring countries, mainly visits to family and friends, adding no noteworthy financial income. The arrivals from traditional high-spending tourism markets from Europe and…

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New Kruger Shalati- a first for KNP in Afro-chic style

This first-of-its-kind hotel development  to the Kruger National Park is hoped to increase international tourists numbers to Mpumalanga AN AFROCENTRIC LUXURY TRAIN TO BE STATIONED ATOP THE HISTORICAL SELATI BRIDGE AS NEW ICONIC AND UNIQUE PRODUCT IN KRUGER   Having become a leading destination for travelers the world over, South Africa is well positioned to tap into the global luxury tourist market. With this in mind, Thebe Tourism Group has embarked on an exciting initiative which will see the opening of a new upmarket offering completely unique in the world. …

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