Tourism

Cruise liner traffic to pick up again

2 months ago - 11 February 2019 | Tourism

Passenger ship visits will once again increase in March after a noticeable absence of such occurrences to be recorded for the month of February. This will be the case after groundbreaking calls which saw...

Sur la Plage developer pleads for more time

4 months ago - 03 December 2018 | Tourism

Jessica BotesThe contentious ten-storey Sur la Plage development on the old swimming pool site at the Mole in Swakopmund, has been dealt another blow. The application of the developer, Lighthouse Property Investment Trust (LPIT), to...

Amadea visits Lüderitz

5 months ago - 19 November 2018 | Tourism

The Amadea arrived in the port of Lüderitz (pictured) on 11 November for a brief visit. The vessel berthed and later departed for Cape Town where it was due to arrive on 13 November. The...

Luxurious Amadea heading for Lüderitz

5 months ago - 12 November 2018 | Tourism

The Amadea arrived from Jamestown, Saint Helena, in the port of Walvis Bay on 9 November. The vessel visited Lüderitz today (11 November) en route to Cape Town where it is due to arrive on...

North and coast conferences suffer from govt cuts

7 months ago - 03 September 2018 | Tourism

Ellanie SmitTourism businesses at especially the coast and in the north of Namibia are feeling the pinch since government decided to cut on travel spending and are hosting most of its necessary meetings in the...

Tourism frames for Swakopmund

9 months ago - 06 July 2018 | Tourism

Jessica BotesA request by Swakop Info to erect two yellow tourist picture frames around town has been approved by the Swakopmund town council. The frames...

Coveted HAN award for local businessman

9 months ago - 29 June 2018 | Tourism

Jessica Botes The owner of the Alte Brücke Resort in Swakopmund, Albie van Biljon Senior, received the Hospitality Association of Namibia (HAN) Personality of the...

Tourism sector experiencing turbulent times

11 months ago - 24 May 2018 | Tourism

The FNB/ Federation of Namibian Tourism Associations (Fenata) travel index weakened by 8.4% in the fourth quarter of 2017 as the tourism season winds down....

Coast remains favourite holiday destination

1 year - 29 December 2017 | Tourism

Otis Finck Thousands of holidaymakers once again flocked to the coast to soak up some sun and enjoy the waves this holiday season. ...

Popular seaside resorts open for holidays

1 year - 27 October 2017 | Tourism

Jessica BotesThere has been a great deal of speculation that Namibia Wildlife Resorts’ (NWR) seaside campsites will be closed during the holiday season.NWR’s managing director,...

Airbnb subscribers urged to register with NTB

1 year - 06 October 2017 | Tourism

Jessica Botes With the festive season fast approaching, operators of accommodation facilities have been warned to register with the Namibia Tourism Board (NTB) by the...

Tourism industry improving

1 year - 28 September 2017 | Tourism

Jessica BotesMore tourists visited Namibia during the second quarter this year, compared to last year. An analyst at FNB Namibia, Josephat Nambashu, however advised that...

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Tourism industry still faces many...

2 years ago - 30 March 2017 | Tourism

Jessica BotesThe tourism industry has not escaped the many challenges that accompanied the recent slump in the Namibian and world-wide economy.According to the latest report,...

Fietskoors tref sakegebied

2 years ago - 02 February 2017 | Tourism

Des ErasmusNou gaan die ou dikkes toeriste en ander besoekers die mooiste en gewildste plekke op Swakopmund wys. Nie mense nie, maar dikwielfietse, bekend as...

Toerisme wys die weg

2 years ago - 05 January 2017 | Tourism

Die eerste wegwysers en inligtingsborde op die roete noord van Hentiesbaai en na die Messumkrater was vanjaar 'n goeie begin deur die Toerismevereniging van Hentiesbaai....

Huismoles in Henties se troeteltuin

2 years ago - 24 November 2016 | Tourism

Dit was huismoles toe Elsa aan Feline wou suip. Selfs die twee skape het verstom gestaan. Die ponies het hulle nie veel aan die misverstand...

Skydive safari, a first for...

2 years ago - 10 November 2016 | Tourism

The Swakopmund Skydiving Club hosted its first skydiving safari for a group of 20 thrill-seeking tourists from around the world. This unique concept combines a...

Stukrag vir toerisme

2 years ago - 03 November 2016 | Tourism

Die uitbouing van toerisme het die vaandel gebly waaronder die Toerismeforum van Swakopmund vaar toe ‘n eerste gewone vergadering ná die sigting verlede week op...

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