Tag: durban tourism

Paula Hallam on the benefits of conservation on tourism

Conservation and tourism come together at the Monkeyland Sanctuary. Paula Hallam, who runs the KZN primate sanctuary and looks after 107 furry friends.

How the Eastern Cape plans to boost its tourism numbers

Africa’s Travel Indaba, hosted in Durban, exhibited products from countries all over the continent. South Africa showcased the best of tourism from several provinces. CNBC Africa’s Kopano Gumbi spoke to Vuyani Dayimani, CEO of Eastern Cape Park and Tourism Agency about what makes Eastern Cape interesting for visitors outside South Africa.

Defining Durban as Africa’s business & tourist hub

What does Durban have to offer as the host city for Africa's Travel Indaba this year? CNBC Africa spoke to eThekwini Municipality deputy Mayor Fawzia Peer.

How this entrepreneur turned her love for travel into a business

Former accountant Mbali Mbonambi's love of travel made her turn passion into a business .She now runs a travel agency from her hometown in Durban and told CNBC Africa about the highs and lows of the business.

Unlocking investment opportunities in Durban

Staying with attracting investments in your city for critical for growth, Durban seems to be making greater strides in this regard. Head of Invest Durban, Russel Curtis told CNBC Africa's Kopano Gumbi about their multi-billion rand investments.

eThekwini Municipality’s Philip Sithole on uplifting township tourism

Africa's Travel Indaba, currently underway in Durban, is showcasing some of the best tourism destinations Africa has to offer. CNBC Africa's Fifi Peters caught up with Philip Sithole, Deputy City Manager for Economic Development and planning for eThekwini Municipality about uplifting township tourism.

Importance of UShaka Marine World for SA tourism

UShaka Marine World tourism is a leading driver of economic development and South Africa is not short of attractions for all tastes .Dr Stella Khumalo, CEO of UShaka Marine World explains why the water park is such an important part of Durban's tourism ecosystem.