We have now finalised bookings for the first Spotlights in 2017 and have decided to combine Harare and Lusaka in the same week in early February. Both the 2016 Spotlights In Harare and Lusaka were very well attended by the trade – 131 from 64 companies in Harare and 110…
The latest in the respected, high-profile Spotlight On Africa international travel trade show series, hosted and arranged by Houston Marketing of South Africa, takes place in Harare tomorrow, Tuesday April 26. Operators in Zimbabwe’s travel and tourism sector are being invited to attend the event, and to link with incoming…
Just to let you know that after 21 years as a ‘one man band’ – and with possible future retirement in mind – I am this year joining forces with Derek Houston of Houston Travel Marketing Services. Derek will take over the full publishing rights of ‘Selling TANZANIA’ in 2017 but, in…
Written by Tessa Reed for Tourism Update Tour operators are facing growing competition with an increasingly crowded segment as new players enter the market, while new competitors such as online travel agents and booking engines have also entered the market in recent years. If tour operators want to thrive in…
On January 15th 2015 I will have been involved in the travel industry for 50 years. I started my career in Pretoria with S.A.TOURISM and also worked in the Harare Zimbabwe Satour office. In 1969 I joined Trafalgar Tours in Johannesburg as Sales Manager and in 1972 I traveled overseas…
Houston Travel Marketing Services, established in 1984, has extensive experience in the promotion and marketing for the African Travel Trade. It enables the African Travel Industry to effectively promote themselves in local and global markets.
Spotlight Travel Workshops, Expo's and Roadshows providing a convenient platform for Travel suppliers to introduce and market their products throughout Africa and Europe.
Project Manager for the China Homelife Africa & China Machinex Africa Import Fairs
Africa sales for the IBTM portfolio of Reed Travel Exhibitions
Where can you find information on all these countries in just four hours??
At the Spotlight on Africa & Indian Ocean Island Travel workshops 2018!
The Spotlight on Africa & Indian Ocean Islands Workshop will promote Business and leisure travel
from Nordic Countries to Africa and the Indian Ocean Islands.
At Spotlight you can network with 20 African & Indian Ocean Exhibitors including tour operators,
beach resorts, airlines, tourist offices and safari lodges, update your knowledge, learn about
new developments and negotiate rates.
Who should attend?
The workshops will be of interest for all travel professionals, product managers, Contract Managers,
travel consultants and travel trade media wishing to improve their knowledge and sales on Africa.
Tuesday 20 November - Stockholm from 09h30 - 13h00 at Stockholm City Conference Centre Norra Latin
Wednesday 21 November - Oslo from 09h30 - 13h00 at Scandic Solli Hotel
Thursday 22 November - Copenhagen from 09h30 - 13h00 at Tivoli Hotel and Conference Centre
The Spotlight exhibitors will be offering some fantastic Africa travel packages in our lucky draw
at the end of the workshop (only travel trade staff are eligible for prizes).
Who will exhibit?
A range of African and Indian Ocean Island Hotel groups, safari lodges; national tourism offices;
airlines, Inbound and incentive tour operators are ready for all your questions.