Whoever said a day’s work in the tourism industry is uneventful has never worked at East Cape Tours! After a site inspection earlier this week at Addo Elephant National Park, our staff can say with conviction that there is never a dull moment out in the bush.
South Africa’s Eastern Cape is home to a number of renowned game reserves, national parks and safari lodges. Malaria-free, intimate lodgings, service with a smile, diverse biomes, stunning landscapes and remarkable game viewing – these are just a few unique features of an Eastern Cape safari. So come explore the ‘WOW’ factor of the Eastern Cape!
Our owner and manager, Colin Dilland, recently attended the annual Durban Indaba Travel Show 2017. Hosted in South Africa, Indaba is one of the biggest annual tourism marketing events in Africa and boasts the largest variety of Southern and Eastern Africa’s tourism products. This is what Colin had to say about his trip.
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan was dismissed and replaced by Home Affairs Minister, Malusi Gigaba, in the past week. As a result, the country’s credit rating has been downgrade to ‘junk status’. While this could cause unexpected challenges for those living in South Africa, it is excellent news for foreign travellers and the South African tourism sector.