An upward movement of tourist arrivals in 2021…

The country recorded an upward movement of 37.81% of tourists arrivals in the country from January to December 2021, when compared to 2020 figures, an official said this week. In terms of numbers, these translate…

Domestic tourism has untapped potential

Since the first detection of Covid-19 cases in March 2021 in Namibia, the pandemic has wreaked havoc in the tourism sector. The two years of damage is noticeable but some institutions are navigating through it.…

Namibia hails Germany’s travel risk status decision

As of 4 January, all countries which appeared on Germany’s “virus variant areas list” were moved to its high-risk list, that country’s Robert Koch Institute announced. Namibia is included among the lists of countries regarded…

Zambezi tourism hard hit by Covid

Tourism is one of the main economic sectors of the Zambezi region and the country at large. However, Covid-19 has negatively affected the region’s economy, as there was a distinct decline in the tourism sector…

Travel bans: Tourism companies bleed N$2,1m each in…

TOURISM companies have received cancellations well into 2022, signalling one of Namibia's most severe crises in the tourism sector in the past two years. The tourism and hospitality sectors in Botswana, Namibia, Zambia, and Zimbabwe…

World slams door in Namibia’s face

ALMOST 40 countries have closed their doors to southern African countries, including Namibia and its neighbour South Africa, amid widespread panic over the new Covid-19 variant, called Omicron. Despite recording a number of cases throughout…

25 amazing journeys for 2022 – National Geographic…

Ready to travel again? Our global editors picked the planet’s 25 most exciting destinations for 2022. Five categories—Nature, Adventure, Sustainability, Culture and History, and Family—frame unforgettable journeys of discovery. This year’s list celebrates a number…