Tourism stakeholders have called for the establishment of a high-level co-ordination committee to drive tourism activities and investments in the country.
With global forces and political influences in flux, certain destinations that have long been some of the world’s most expensive have recently seen a shift in cost of living.
First class passengers are privy to plenty of perks. Complimentary cocktails. Seats that fully recline and transform into comfortable cocoons for snoozing.
Aviation industry players are hopeful that Ghana will be able to accommodate and manage more aircrafts and increase its revenue from the aviation sector effective next month.
June/July each year is greeted with so many mixed feelings in Ghana. For some, it represents a time when their plants will be well watered to ensure a great yield.
Hotel development activity in Africa is still rising in the face of the continent’s economic problems, showing a 13% increase in 2017, according to the annual survey by W Hospitality Group.
How do you avoid the throngs of sun seekers when you just want a waterfront vacation away from it all?
Seventy-five Ghanaian illegal immigrants in the United States of America have been deported.
The Omanhen of Oguaa Traditional Area, Osabarima Kwasi Atta II, has called for the support of Ghanaians, particularly the media, to promote the ideals of the Pan-African Historical Theatre Festival (PANAFEST) and “Emancipation Day”.
Every spring, Oaxaca residents await the arrival of the chicatanas, a flying ant that has become a delicacy in high-end restaurants throughout the region.
Anytime we hear the word ‘’tourist’’ or ‘’tourism’’, we tend to look far away from us. A trip outside our country or spending time in a distant town is what we begin to imagine.
Ecotourism? Is this just new word or a great invention in tourism? Generally is is defined as "responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment, sustains the well-being of the local people, and involves interpretation and education".
It's considered one of the world's most dangerous active volcanoes.
Just like the MTN slogan ‘’Everywhere you go’’, you will find a Ghanaian. Sometimes it’s mysterious to find out that there is a Ghanaian in some countries you hitherto wouldn’t have even heard about. Guess what?
From Francis Ford Coppola to Edward Norton, follow in the footsteps of globe-trotting artists, chefs and actors.
When we think of evolution, we think of Charles Darwin. Yet on a tiny, volcanic, Indonesian island, a little-known naturalist formulated a theory that would shape the world of science.
Qatari planes are to be banned from Egyptian and Saudi air space, as a growing diplomatic row in the Gulf threatens large-scale air disruption.
A nation overflowing with amazing talents in different fields of endeavour. Ghana! Our motherland. The black shining star of Africa and the world. Wherever you go, whatever field you find yourself, there is a Ghanaian excelling there.
Veteran road warriors know that the best way to beat jetlag and energy-zapping meetings is by working up a serious sweat.
‘’Obroni’’, as most light skinned foreigners are affectionately called form the vast majority of tourists who visit Ghana.
Domestic passenger throughput from Accra to the four major domestic destinations in the country--Takoradi, Kumasi, Sunyani, Tamale --have increased significantly, data from the Ghana Airports Company has shown.
The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture has advised Metropolitan Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to make coastline development their topmost priority.
Arriving at an air terminal is rarely a memorable event.
Disturbing incidents are common. Don’t be one of “those” people, but feel free to take a picture of them. Maybe they deserve to get the bad credit, which will hopefully discourage them from acting badly.
Aviation Minister has asked foreign companies that supply high-tech equipment to the airline industry in Ghana to train Ghanaians in the maintenance of such equipment to cut down cost.
Near an enchanted forest on a tiny island in the middle of Uganda’s Lake Victoria, live the last remaining guardians of a spirit that takes the form of a python.
Mr Azonko Simpi, Chief Executive Officer, World Time Limited has urged government to build an iconic tower at the centre of the world on the Greenwich Meridian in Tema.
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The NSK has invented a nation as a work of art – and its pavilion at the Venice Biennale has much to say about statehood and globalisation, writes Benjamin Ramm.
For many, travelling is for a particular group of people. A rare group of ‘’mad’’ or ‘’strange’’ people who either have too much to spend or just have too much time at their disposal.
Tarutao is one of the most beautiful islands in Thailand, but its white-sand beaches and lush rainforests were once home to hardened criminals.
A private legal practitioner, John Kwame Quayeson is urging the government to consider placing an embargo on women under age 30, from seeking greener pastures in countries in the Middle East.
I get rewarded financially for doing it.
This excerpt takes place in the first three hours of the mission, when the crew are preparing to blasting away from the home planet and out toward the moon. It was something that had never been tried before.
The only thing standing between the country and the ocean is a tree.
A beach that was washed away by storms more than 30 years ago has reappeared off the west coast of Ireland.
Many travellers believe Spain’s late mealtimes are a reflection of the country’s laidback attitude, but that couldn’t be further from the truth.
According to legend, pirate treasure reportedly worth £100 million is buried on an Indian Ocean island. This is the true story of two men’s life-long search.
Although many countries are saddled with stereotypes, in Switzerland’s case they’re dead on.
If you're dreaming about a week on a beach this summer, you're not alone. In fact, a third of adults say they're more likely to take a trip this year than in 2016, according to AAA.
Aviation Minister, Cecilia Abena Dapaah, has disclosed that ten local and foreign investors have expressed interests in setting up domestic airlines.
Flying is still a scary experience for many. Planes are frightening machines that can be very intimidating. They usually take you to your vacation destination and nothing gets you to where you need to be faster, but all of this comes at a price.
Ms Abla Dzifa Gomashie, a former Deputy Minister for Tourism, says some aspects of the country’s cultural heritage should be left untouched by modernisation.
Travel and tourism contributed some GH¢4.5 billion to Ghana’s economy in 2015.
Tourism in Ghana has been ranked 120th by the latest Global Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index (TTCI).
As children, I am pretty sure we all went on one excursion or another. Whether it was a children's service trip to Mt. Afadjato, a Red Cross Association trip to The Kakum National park or even a Wildlife Club journey to The Cape Coast Castle, we had the experience of our lives.
Russia's flagship carrier Aeroflot is fighting a legal battle with several of its female flight attendants who say it favours slim and attractive cabin crew.
No one needs help finding a beautiful beach in Mauritius, but there are tons to explore away from the water as well.
Long gone are the days when flying was reserved for the top elite and their kinsmen, and members of this small circles knew what was expected of them in terms of decorum, discipline, and direction.
‘’Kwahu ooo Kwahu’’ This is a very popular jargon you will hear in Ghana around this period. You know what it means right? EASTER is here!!! Ghanaians like to party and fun is probably the first word after independence in the dictionary of many Ghanaians.
Spanning seven seas -- and countless waterways in between -- the world's horizons stretch every which way for would-be cruisers.
Tourism! Some call it leisure, others call it business. It means different things to different people at different times. To many, traveling all over the world for business while you accidentally bump into unique destinations is Tourism.