Thousands of holidaymakers are expected to flock into the Nelson Mandela Bay in celebration of a new year.
Seychelles and Benin are the two African countries which offer visa-free access to all Africans. This is according to the Africa Visa Openness Report 2019.
Government’s plans to double international tourist arrivals to 21-million by 2030 through the renewal of the country’s brand on key international markets; one being the North American region comprising the United States and Canada where a delegation led by SA Tourism just concluded a multi-city roadshow.
President Cyril Ramaphosa’s State of the Nation Address in June set out government’s plans to double international tourist arrivals to 21 million by 2030.
The declining interest in tourism as a career could leave the industry with a skills shortage. Tourism contributes significantly to the country’s economy.