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Championing Change: WTM Africa Responsible Tourism Awards 2024 entries now open!

Winners of the WTM Africa Awards 2023

Cape Town – WTM Africa is urging responsible tourism businesses to enter their Responsible Tourism Awards 2024, by 1 March 2024. A significant highlight at WTM Africa, these annual Awards celebrate exceptional organisations, initiatives, and individuals leading by example and raising the bar with sustainable practices. “Now in its 20th year, the 2024 editions honours […]

ATW Media Awards 2024 calls for best in travel journalism

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Cape Town – Africa Travel Week (ATW) is inviting all travel and tourism media to submit their entries for the Africa Travel Week Media Awards by 30 January 2024. We also encourage nominations from the public for journalists whose work has significantly impacted travel journalism. Now in its inaugural year, the ATW Media Awards 2024 […]


CAPE TOWN – 25 October 2023: The Federated Hospitality Association of South Africa (FEDHASA) has announced its inaugural Hospitality Awards, set to take place on the 25th of January 2024. The awards recognise the achievements and contributions of businesses and individuals to the hospitality landscape across several categories of excellence, including leadership, operations, sustainability, customer […]

A Year to be Proud of: Zambezi Queen Collection’s Chobe River Cruises Receive Global Recognition for Excellence and Sustainability

CAPE TOWN, 23 OCTOBER 2023 – Zambezi Queen Collection, a leading luxury cruise provider along the Chobe River between Namibia and Botswana, is delighted to announce its achievement of two prestigious World Travel Awards for 2023. This reflects the company’s unwavering dedication to delivering exceptional experiences while promoting animal welfare and conservation efforts. Most notably, […]

andBeyond wins the Reigniting Africa Travel & Tourism Awards

WTM Africa is excited to announce that luxury experiential travel company andBeyond is the winner of the Reigniting Africa Travel & Tourism Awards. Runner-up is Cape Nature, while The Art of Penguin Conservation received an honourable mention. andBeyond won the award with the inspirational WILDwatch Live Safaris campaign, which was established during the COVID pandemic […]