Africa & Middle East

Africa & Middle East


Kempinski Hotels Opens First Property in Israel

Kempinski Hotels opens The David Kempinski Tel Aviv, the brand's 80th global opening and the first property in Israel.

Goway Expands with New Middle East Travel Options

Goway is expanding its Middle East travel options with the launch of new vacation packages in Qatar.

Experience Tanzania on 7-Day FAM

Explore Tanzania on this 7-day FAM trip, which visits the Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater & Lake Manyara and learn how safe going on an African safari is.
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Qatar Airways Restores Services to African Destinations

As travel restrictions ease, Qatar Airways is restoring its services to all its African destinations including Windhoek on June 25, 2022.
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Women’s Expeditions Returns with Redesigned Tours with Intrepid Travel

Intrepid Travel is reimagining its Women’s Expeditions tour range, which has been on hiatus since early 2020 when the COVID-19 pandemic.

Explore the Nile River

You can now explore the Nile aboard the first class MS Carnival cruise boat during this Affordable Egypt FAM with Sunny Land Tours.
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Israel to Open for All Travelers March 1

Tourists will be permitted to enter Israel, vaccinated and unvaccinated alike, subject to undergoing two PCR tests (prior to departure and after landing).

Emerald Cruises to Sail from Doha in 2023

Qatar Tourism has partnered with Emerald Cruises to offer travelers sailing from Doha aboard Emerald Azzurra launching in January 2023. 

Jordan: The Out-of-this-World Adventure You Need in 2022

Jordan is a small country sitting at the crossroads between Asia, Africa and Europe, and offering a rich melting pot of history and culture.
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10 Travel Trends for 2022 from G Adventures

As 2022 kicks off, G Adventures has dug into its data to reveal travel trends for 2022 that their travelers are looking for as the world opens up again.

Israel Reopens Borders to International Travelers

Starting on Sunday, Jan. 9, Israel will be reopening its borders to all international travelers, meaning U.S. and Canadian travelers can freely.
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Aman Announces Project Sama—A New Cruising Experience

Aman announces Project Sama, developed through a joint venture between Aman and Cruise Saudi. The 600-ft. vessel will feature 50 spacious luxury suites.
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South African Airways New Partnership Extends Route Network

South African Airways signed a co-operation agreement with local and regional carrier CemAir that extends the route network reach of both operators.

Hurtigruten Expeditions Launches More West African Cruises

Hurtigruten Expeditions has launched more West African expedition cruises for 2023/24 including one of the least visited destinations and national parks on the planet.

United Airlines Resumes Flights to South Africa

South African Tourism and United Airlines welcomed back the its nonstop service between Newark Liberty International Airport and Cape Town.

Rwanda Announces Updated COVID-19 Protocol

International travelers arriving in Rwanda need to quarantine at designated hotels while waiting for airport-administered PCR test results.

Avanti Destinations Adds New Israel Itineraries

Avanti Destinations has started offering custom FIT travel to Israel with six new itineraries, 20 hotels, and more than 30 private and shared experiences.
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South African Airways Adds New Route

South African Airways (SAA) adds new continental route with a 3-times a week flight from Johannesburg to Lagos in Nigeria.

Explore Kenya in 2022

You can explore Kenya with, Liberty Africa Safaris and KAI Collection for travel June 8015, 2022 or Nov 8-15, 2022.

Rwanda’s New Protocols for Vaccinated Travelers

Fully vaccinated international travelers arriving in Rwanda no longer need to quarantine at designated hotels while waiting for airport-administered PCR test results.