Travel & Tourism
Stakeholders seek ways of shaping 21st century travellers’ experience
The United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) prediction shows that international tourism arrivals will grow by 3.3 per cent per year between 2010 and 2030 and reach 1.8 billion total arrivals by 2030.
W Marbella to debut on Spain’s sizzling South Coast
W Hotels Worldwide, now part of Marriott International, has announced the signing of W Marbella and The Residences at W Marbella. Scheduled to open in 2021 and developed in partnership with Sunrise Inversiones 2015 S.L...
Tourism development is the fastest and cheapest way out of Nigeria’s recession
Mimidoo Osewe Mou, the Managing Director, Lovebet Hotels, Abuja, is a tourism development expert. Her passion for the development of the tourism sector in Nigeria is infectious.
Nigerian hotels to observe Earth Hour today
As the world braces for this year’s Earth Hour, the management of Sheraton Abuja Hotel, Four Points by Sheraton Lagos and Le Meridien Ogeyi Place has announced plans observe the yearly global environmental awareness event, which was created and by the World Wildlife Fund ....
Destination... Olumo Rock
Oluma Rock is a popular tourist attraction in the city of Abeokuta, Nigeria. Egba people used it as a fortress in the early 19th century. The rock provided sanctuary to the people, as well as a vantage point to monitor the enemy’s advance leading to eventual triumph in war.
Air Peace commences daily flight on Lagos-Accra route
Air Peace, one of the domestic airlines in Nigeria has joined other players on the Lagos-Accra route. The maiden flight of the airline into Kotoka International Airport (KIA), Accra, Ghana recently took off from the Murtala Muhammed International Airport
National Art Theatre: 25 years after, AMAA revs up main bowl
For 25 years now, the Main Bowl of the National Arts Theatre, Iganmu, Lagos, has been under lock and key. In fact, the 5000 seater auditorium, which played host to the world during FESTAC 77, has been totally abandoned.
HBC Resort unveils wellness products
Health Body Clinic (HBC) Resort, a wellness programme outfit based in Jos, Plateau State capital, has unveiled new products that will help to boost medical tourism, as well as assist travellers with several value-added services such as wellness programme and spa.
Adalikwu, NTDC boss seeks time, support to deliver
The newly appointed Acting Director General, Nigerian Tourism Development Corporation (NTDC), Dr. Paul Adalikwu, has sought the cooperation of management and staff to deliver on his mandate.
Kaduna launches #TravelthruKaduna campaign
The Kaduna State Government has launched a #TravelthruKaduna campaign which has as its major focus the provision of important information on travel destinations in the state.