Amadeus systems recovered

Amadeus can confirm that our systems are recovered and are now functioning normally. During the morning, we experienced a network issue that caused disruption to some of our systems. As a result of the incident, customers experienced disruption to certain …

Your Africa Tourism News This Week

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Did you know that selling travel insurance has become a lot easier for travel agents in Nigeria? Have you heard that after British Airways, Air France’s ‘Millennial’ airline Joon is now also launching direct flights to Seychelles?

From new routes, …

About Amadeus: a history of innovation in travel

For nearly three decades Amadeus has been a leading innovator in the global travel and tourism industry. Along the way, there have been many important milestones and this infographic highlights the key events that have made us who we are.…

World Tourism Day 2017 – Let’s celebrate Sustainable Tourism!

World Tourism Day
Elephant drinking in the Kruger National Park, South Africa.

Today, on World Tourism Day, globetrotters across the world are being challenged to be responsible and mindful when travelling.

World Tourism Day is commemorated each year on 27 September. Its purpose is to foster awareness among the international community of …

Data Sharing. What does the future hold for the travel industry?

Data Sharing
Women Friends Hands Hold Mobile Phone

Will the travel industry ever be able to work together in such a way that it is able to offer travellers a perfectly seamless and personalised travel experience?

Seamless travel and personalisation are two trends that are predicted to continue …

Natural Beauty, Cultural Diversity or Wayde van Niekerk? What makes travel agents proud to be African?  

Africa Heritage Day
Africa Heritage Day

This week, South Africa has celebrated Heritage Day, a day during which all are encouraged to celebrate their cultural traditions in the wider context of the great diversity of cultures, beliefs, and traditions that make up the nation of South …