Tourism

Accommodation restriction scrapped for tourists

1 week ago - 09 September 2020 | Tourism

Swakopmund • [email protected] has relaxed the strict requirements for travelling to the country, scrapping a previously introduced seven-day residence requirement as a form of quarantine.Tourists are now allowed to travel across the country from the...

Planning ahead

2 weeks ago - 03 September 2020 | Tourism

The Namibian tourism industry is currently experiencing one of its biggest challenges in recorded history and memory. As with all companies in Namibia and the world over, the past five months have been challenging and...

HKIA ready to receive visitors

2 weeks ago - 02 September 2020 | Tourism

The Namibia Airports Company (NAC) said it is pleased to resume operations at the Hosea Kutako International Airport (HKIA) as part of Namibia’s Targeted International Tourism Revival Initiative.In a media statement the NAC said it...

Local rates for local travellers

3 weeks ago - 25 August 2020 | Tourism

Namibia Wildlife Resorts said that it will introduce new domestic rates for its resorts that will be valid until 30 June next year.The company said that since mid-May 2020 running to 31 August 2020, it...

‘Everyone loses’

4 weeks ago - 21 August 2020 | Tourism

Swakopmund • [email protected] is considered to be the beginning of Namibia’s high tourism season. While there was an average bed occupancy of almost 60% in July last year, it now stands at only 7.34% -...

NWR Exco check out Etosha renovations

1 month - 17 August 2020 | Tourism

Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) Managing Director Dr Matthias Ngwangwama and members of his Executive Committee (Exco) visited its Etosha National Park resorts last week to...

Wondering what to do this weekend?

1 month - 04 August 2020 | Tourism

If you head to the south, you will witness first-hand the mesmerising winter landscape that has unfolded at Klein-Aus Vista in the form of the...

NWR declares a profit for the first time

1 month - 22 July 2020 | Tourism

“This past financial year saw NWR record a N$22 million profit, which is a N$41 million improvement on the 2018 financial year,” was the announcement...

Prepare, wait and see

1 month - 22 July 2020 | Tourism

Swakopmund • [email protected]“Prepare and wait.”This is the conclusion of a five-page letter that the Tour and Safari Association of Namibia (TASA) sent to members earlier...

Could you be Namibia’s Tourist of the Year?

1 month - 22 July 2020 | Tourism

If you love creating videos and sharing them on social media platforms, you stand the chance of not only winning a great prize, you can...

Tourism sector seeks clarity

2 months ago - 20 July 2020 | Tourism

Swakopmund • [email protected]“The delay in setting a date for reopening the country’s borders to tourism, as well as clarity surrounding government promises of support for...

Germany supports local tourism

2 months ago - 16 July 2020 | Tourism

While Government plans to open up borders mid-July in efforts to revive tourism, the industry estimates that there will be no tourist arrivals in Namibia...

Tourism

Under a starry night sky

3 months ago - 09 June 2020 | Tourism

Windhoek • [email protected] If you want to break away from the city lights to enjoy nature at its finest, then you shouldn'tmiss out on this stargazing...

Upgrades and training for NWR

4 months ago - 05 May 2020 | Tourism

Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) has been addressing some limitations it identified within some of its resorts in the Etosha National Park. At the same time,...

Tourism industry must ‘innovate’

5 months ago - 08 April 2020 | Tourism

Uncertainties brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic have had a severe impact on the international travel and tourism industry, and global experts and governments are...

Hotels hit hard by corona...

5 months ago - 03 April 2020 | Tourism

Windhoek • [email protected] hotels and lodges have temporarily closed their doors due to the outbreak of novel coronavirus in the country. However, others are still...

Return flights for German citizens...

5 months ago - 27 March 2020 | Tourism

Swakopmund • [email protected] German embassy in Namibia continues to support German citizens on their return journey. However, given the South African lockdown already in effect,...

No tax relief in sight

6 months ago - 19 March 2020 | Tourism

Swakopmund • [email protected] only is the tourism industry hoping for tax relief in the face of the mayhem caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, they feel...

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