Travel & Tourism
The Gambia Woos Nigerians For Easter Vacation
THE Gambia Tourism Board has invited Nigerians to come experience the splendour of the country often described as “”the Smiling Coast of Africa”. The board which is responsible for marketing the Gambia tourism destinations said Easter season is the perfect period to enjoy adventure and exotic Gambian cuisine.
South Africa, Kenya, Gambia Jostle For Nigerian Tourists
Last year, South Africa Tourism (SAT), the department responsible for the marketing of South African destination opened a regional office in Lagos. According to the outgoing Tourism Minister Marthinus van Schalkwyk, the decision was taken having realized that Nigeria contributes the highest number of African tourist arrival in South Africa. 73282 Nigerian tourists visited the country in 2012 according to SAT stat.
Starwood Hotels In Nigeria Celebrates Easter
The Hotels made up of Sheraton Lagos Hotel, Sheraton Abuja Hotel, Four Points by Sheraton Lagos, Le Meridien Ogeyi Place- Portharcourt and Le Meridien Ibom Hotel & Golf Resorts brings the promise of true Easter funfair and tradition, from exciting kiddies Easter egg hunts to lavish buffet meal offerings at the Crockpot, Papillion, Ororo and Brazerie restaurants to low room rates. These packages are created to keep customers happy and satisfied”.
Golfview Hotel Opens For Business
A boutique style hotel is open in Ikeja, Lagos to complement the serenity and natural beauty of the Ikeja Golf Course and the Government Reservation Area (GRA). It is called Golfview Luxury Hotel.
INDABA 2015: More Than 900 Meetings Scheduled
In less than six weeks, buyers and exhibitors are gearing up for Indaba 2015 with more than 900 meetings already fixed.
Meetings Africa 2015 Promotes Africa As MICE Destination
“Nigeria’s entrance, with the Calabar ICC, into the international meetings industry is significant, not only because of the country’s large population, but also for its projected continuous economic growth,” said Paul D’Arcy, CEO of Calabar ICC in statement.
Sheraton Celebrates Women
The Area General Manager of Starwood Hotels in Nigeria, Mr. Barry Curran said that, each female diner that visits the restaurants during the month of March would be entered into a raffle to win special prizes ranging from Kalahari Lifestyle products, Pandora Jewelry items as well as free-night stay vouchers at Sheraton hotels in Nigeria.
Eko Atlantic Hosts Maiden Polo Tournament In West Africa
Access Bank, one of the corporate sponsors of the event is offering new account openers a chance to win tickets to the prestigious polo tournament at Eko Atlantic. Also up for grabs is a weekend stay for 10 couples in Eko Hotel and a week long holiday in either Dubai or London for two couples courtesy of Qatar Airways. Other sponsors are Eko Energy Estate and Eko Pearl Nigeria Ltd. Moet and Hennessey, Samsung and Coscharis are also supporters of the event.
Oakspring Hotel: A Fresh Definition Of Hospitality
OAKSPRING Hotel and Luxury Suites, located at Gbagada Phase II Lagos, is a new retreat for those looking for comfort and serenity in the chaotic Lagos.
Hotel& Tourism Investment Conference Holds In November
AS NIGERIAN government strives to diversify its economy; the stakeholders in the tourism industry are considering ways to explore the business opportunities available within the industry as well as discussing challenges facing the hotel industry in the country.
Tourism Sector Can Promote Gender Equality, Says UN Report
The UNWTO/UN Women Globa l Report on Women in Tourism has shown that tourism can offer significant opportunities to narrow the gender gap in employment and entrepreneurship as women are nearly twice as likely to be employers in tourism as compared to other sectors.