Articles tagged “botswana”

Tourism

Why the African Travel Ban Is Misguided

The African travel ban is rooted in media alarmism and politics, not science. And it will have disastrous consequences for a continent that has already been beaten down by Covid. Here's why it is just plain wrong.

Why the African Travel Ban Is Misguided

Tourism

Botswana Wildlife Camps Prepare for Evolved Post-Pandemic Travelers

Throughout the pandemic, people started to realize that we’ve loved our planet nearly to death — quite literally. Will we be able to heal our relationship with Mother Nature as the industry attempts to redefine sustainable travel?

Botswana Wildlife Camps Prepare for Evolved Post-Pandemic Travelers

Airlines

A Bush Pilot Who Always Longs to Return to African Skies

Kirsty Henderson has arguably one of the coolest jobs in aviation: She’s a bush pilot, ferrying passengers across scenic African landscapes like Botswana. What’s more, she’s helping show aviation as a viable career path for young women.

A Bush Pilot Who Always Longs to Return to African Skies

Tourism

Big Game Hunting Tourists Trumpet Their Contributions to African Economies

We found it very hard to get too upset about Cecil, but we think that hunting tourism is a simplistic, narrow-minded practice that appeals to the worst instincts in people and reduces African destinations to outdated cliches.

Big Game Hunting Tourists Trumpet Their Contributions to African Economies

Hotels

Safari Companies Turn to Rhino Relocation for Better Branding

By shifting the focus from watching animals to protecting animals, African countries and safari companies can achieve competitive advantage among today's more educated safari clientele.

Safari Companies Turn to Rhino Relocation for Better Branding

Tourism

These Helicopter Safaris Take Luxury Travelers on $145K Airborne Tours

Throughout the global recession, there remained a market and steep competition for the world's ultra-rich travelers that are ready to spend hundreds of thousands on the most exclusive experiences available worldwide. This is one of the best examples of those operations.

These Helicopter Safaris Take Luxury Travelers on $145K Airborne Tours