Travel & Tourism
The adventure called Adirondacks
I was on a group tour by Break The Media up north of New York to the Adirondacks region.
Turkish Airlines’ load factor hits 83.4% in September
Turkish Airlines has recently announced the passenger and cargo traffic results for September and a high load factor with 83.4% performance.
Dubai excites tourists with loaded events calendar
As the year gradually wind down, the city of Dubai has revealed its calendar of top events for the rest of the year and the first quarter of 2019. Topping the list are the famous Dubai Shopping Festival, Dubai Food Festival, the Dubai Design Week, the Arab Fashion Week, among others. This means that whether…
Ethiopian wins 2018 Africa Lease Deal Award
Ethiopian Airlines, the largest Aviation Group in Africa and SKYTRAX Certified Four Star Global Airline, has won the Aviation 100 “Africa Lease Deal of the Year 2018” award by Airline Economics Magazine during the Airline Economics Growth Frontiers Dubai 2018 conference gala dinner. The Aviation 100 awards recognise aviation’s most outstanding performers, as well as…
Funplex Resort opens in Lagos
Poised to give fun-seekers the satisfaction they deserve, front line relaxation and resort outfit, Funplex Resort, has recently unveiled a state of the art outfit in Lagos. Located at Magodo, it boosts of an amusement park, hotel, and a 1000-capacity event centre for banquets. The Operations Manager, Allied Thrust and Systems limited, managers of the…
Akwaaba Travel Market partners ADWT for Africa Diaspora Tourism Conference
Africa and its Diaspora have had a very strange relationship over the years when it comes to tourism. However, the reality remains that both need each other to help develop the sector in Africa. In what seems like a deliberate attempt to boost that relationship, the organisers of Akwaaba African Travel Market have decided to…
Olojo Festival: Ooni tasks government on promotion of indigenous culture
The Ooni of Ife Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi has urged government at all levels to promote indigenous languages and culture, adding that they play major roles in national development. Ogunwusi made the call during this year’s edition of the Olojo Festival in Ife. The monarch also charged Nigerians, especially Yorubas, to promote the Yoruba language…
Excitement as Southern Sun Ikoyi hosts 2018 Offshore Challenge
It was a day filled with excitement, as tourists were left in awe by the showcase of skills and mastery of the waterways by competing Sailors of 15 colourful boats at the highly anticipated seventh edition of the Southern Sun Ikoyi Offshore Challenge, which held in Lagos.
Olojo Festival: A celebration of rich Ile-Ife cultural heritage
Leading Information and Communication Technology firm, MTN Nigeria has joined the Ooni (Traditional ruler) of Ife, HRM Adeyemi Enitan Ogunwusi and indigenes of the community in celebrating the 2018 edition of the Olojo Festival.
Community commends Ambode on dupport for Zangbeto Festival
The Governor of Lagos State Mr Akinwunmi Ambode has revealed that his government will continue to reawake the hidden treasure in indigenous traditional festivals and the originality of the culture of the people of the state.
All set for grand opening of rebranded Hawthorn suites
All is set for the Sunday official grand opening of Hawthorn Suites, Abuja. Located in the heart of city, Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham boasts of an array of luxuriously furnished suites.The hospitality facility, which is owned and operated by Shelter Suites & Hotels Limited...