Avani Hotels and Resorts will develop its first resort hotel in Mauritius along an unspoiled stretch along the island’s southern coast. The property is scheduled to open in 2021. Plus: top tourist attractions and transport information
Sightseeing Most first time visitors to Paris head straight to the Eiffel Tower, where they take a selfie. Then they stroll down the Champs Elysee before retiring to a sidewalk cafe to imbibe a stiff...
Qatar Airways increase its African presence with the launch of a new route linking its Doha hub with Zanzibar, Tanzania, by way of Kilimanjaro. It is the airline's 20th African travel destination.
Ethiopian Airlines takes delivery of a Boeing 787 Dreamliner and flies tonnes of medical equipment and supplies on its maiden flight from Everett, Washington, to Ethiopia.
Famers in South Africa harvest their first energy rich tobacco plants, a first step in producing sustainable bio-fuel for the aviation industry
A luxurious 5 star lodge in Botswana is the first in Africa to offer safaris using an all-electric fleet of vehicles and boats so that travellers can witness the country's natural surroundings and wildlife in silence.
Close to 1 million bibliophiles are expected at the 25th annual Hong Kong Book Fair, which opens 16 July 2014 for a one week run. More than 500 cultural events are also planned.
Air Seychelles launches twice weekly service to Paris by way of Abu Dhabion 2 July 2014. The airline has a code share agreement with Emirates Airways
Forget fasting, hydrotherapy, and yoga. Digital detox is the latest fad, according to a Game Reserve in South Africa, where guests are encouraged to check their smartphones and laptops when they check in.
Sandstone Estates in South Africa will hold Stars of Sandstone (SoS) Steam Heritage Festival, a celebration from 12 to 21 April 2014