Somerset Falls Portland Jamaica To Reopen As A Wellness Resort And Spa.

A group of doctors operating under a lease-to-buy agreement with Somerset Falls owner, Andrew Azar, plans on transforming a section of the Portland-based tourist attraction into a wellness resort and spa. Construction of the wellness retreat has already commenced by Delta Wellness Spa Limited. The Jamaica Observer understands that the lessee hopes to build out … Continue reading Somerset Falls Portland Jamaica To Reopen As A Wellness Resort And Spa.

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Pretoria Art Museum

The Pretoria Art Museum occupies an entire city block in the eastern suburb of Arcadia. The current museum building dates back to 1962, although the museum art collection was founded in 1932 when a Lady Michaelis donated a large collection of artworks to the Pretoria city council after the death of her husband. The collection … Continue reading Pretoria Art Museum

Nelson Mandela At The Union Buildings

The Union Buildings, a national heritage site, house the offices of the President of South Africa and act as the seat of the South African Government. They also provide a spectacular backdrop to presidential inaugurations and other special events and public gatherings of national significance. It is also where thousands of people came to pay … Continue reading Nelson Mandela At The Union Buildings

The Union Buildings

Like a castle on a hill, the Union Buildings tower over the Pretoria city centre. The buildings are situated near the top of Meintjieskop and from this vantage point a visitor has uninterrupted views of Pretoria’s tall skyscrapers and the surrounding jacaranda-lined suburbs. Also clearly visible on some of the opposite hills cradling the city … Continue reading The Union Buildings

IIPT Announces its Community Tourism Projects & Events Distribution Channel

The Community Tourism Projects & Events Distribution Channel is a clearinghouse for international community tourism projects and events for 2018. The vision is to create a distribution portal, a ‘One Voice’ approach, for marketing community tourism internationally and showcasing its local and global impact.

Travellers (Walkbouts) Today Are A Lot More Sophisticated And Are Expecting More For Their Tourism Dollars

  Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says travellers today are a lot more sophisticated and are expecting more for their tourism dollars. Mr. Holness, who was giving the keynote address at the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Global Conference on Jobs and Inclusive Growth at the Montego Bay Convention Centre in St. … Continue reading Travellers (Walkbouts) Today Are A Lot More Sophisticated And Are Expecting More For Their Tourism Dollars