The UNWTO reports that international tourist arrivals in Africa increased by 4% in the first six months of 2018; the Middle East increased by 4.6% in the same period.
Louvre Abu Dhabi has announced its first full season of programming for the 2018/19 season under the theme World of Exchanges, as it prepares to celebrate its first anniversary.
The recent introduction of an e-visa system for tourists in Madagascar has made travel to the country much easier. The online application for an e-visa became available in the second quarter of 2018.
Nationalities from more than 80 countries can now travel to Iran without visa and obtain for their visa at the airport on arrival.
Cape Town’s spectacular flower season runs across the Western Cape from August to late September.